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BC-KS--Kansas News Digest 3 pm, KS

January 1, 2019

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kansas.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

AROUND THE STATE:

SELF-DEFENSE KILLINGS-WICHITA

WICHITA, Kan. _ Wichita amassed more homicides in 2018 than in any year since 1995, in part because of an increase in self-defense killings. At least 43 people died by homicide in Wichita over the past year, up five from 2017, The Wichita Eagle reported . Police said the five-person increase can in part be attributed to self-defense killings, which increased by five, from three to eight.

IN BRIEF:

EDITORIAL ROUNDUP _ The Iola Register, Dec. 31 With the gavel yet to fall announcing the beginning of the 2019 Kansas legislative session, the mood feels challenging, if not outright ominous. By The Associated Press.

SPORTS:

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