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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A company that helps to manage the Kansas Medicaid program has fired an employee who was accused of sexual misconduct while working as a state social services administrator. Amerigroup Kansas spokeswoman Olga Gallardo said Tuesday in an email that Brandt Haehn no longer works for the company. Haehn formerly was the administrator overseeing in-home and community services in the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Fire officials say a third body has been found after a house fire at a Kansas City, Kansas, home. The blaze was reported early Tuesday. Firefighters searching the single-story home found two bodies at that time. A third body was found later in the day as firefighters sifted through the house. Kansas City, Kansas, police spokesman Tom Tomasic said evidence found at the home was leading investigators to believe the deaths were suspicious but they had not been ruled homicides.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A man has been charged with dragging an 86-year-old man to death in Kansas City, Kansas, as he tried to stop his pickup truck from being stolen. Thirty-one-year-old Dominic McGee was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder and theft in the Nov. 29 death of Frank Davila.

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Authorities have re-released a sketch of a man investigators say could have information about a series of more than a dozen rapes since 2000 in the college towns of Manhattan and Lawrence. WIBW reports that police in Riley County and Lawrence say the image is of a man seen near the location of the first attack in Manhattan.

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