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August 16, 2018 - 8:00 pm
(REDDING, Calif.) -- Instead of anger and hate, the couple who accidentally started the deadly Carr Fire in Redding, California, has been getting flooded with messages of love and support from the very community devastated by the fire. When Rachel Pilli heard that it was a couple whose trailer’s...
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Weld County Sheriff
August 16, 2018 - 4:07 pm
(DENVER) -- After Chris Watts' pregnant wife and two young daughters were reported missing in their Colorado town Monday, his friends, Nick and Amanda Thayer, rushed to his side. Watts even spent Tuesday night at the Thayers' home -- before Watts was arrested on Wednesday, accused of killing his...
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Tech. Sgt.Gregory Solman/California National Guard
August 16, 2018 - 2:29 pm
(SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.) -- As wildfires rage across the state, about 1,000 California National Guard soldiers are supporting response efforts, providing unique military capabilities to contain the fires. Massive wildfires, including the Mendocino Complex Fire and Carr Fire, currently cover about...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 16, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Kansas City, MO - Police officers are looking for two people connected to a homicide at 35th and Prospect on Tuesday, August 14th. They've released images of two people crossing a street. The two are considered possible "subjects of interest". Call the TIPS hotline if you can help - 816-474-TIPS (...
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August 16, 2018 - 11:29 am
(BALTIMORE) -- A former Baltimore police officer caught on video repeatedly punching a man while on duty has pleaded not guilty to assault and misconduct charges. Arthur Williams, 25, appeared in-person for his initial court hearing on Wednesday after turning himself in the night before. A...
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August 16, 2018 - 9:43 am
(WASHINGTON) -- More than 300 newspapers plan on publishing editorials on Thursday pushing back against President Donald Trump’s ramped-up rhetoric against news media. “This dirty war on the free press must end,” Marjorie Pritchard, the Boston Globe' s editorial page deputy managing editor said in...
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August 16, 2018 - 9:29 am
(DETROIT) -- Aretha Franklin, the pastor's daughter who became the undisputed Queen of Soul over a career that spanned more than five decades, has died of advanced pancreatic cancer, ABC News has confirmed. "It is with deep and profound sadness that we announce the passing of Aretha Louise Franklin...
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Kara Marxer
August 16, 2018 - 7:54 am
A new study says telling your children they were unwanted or unplanned could cause serious psychological damage. University of Kansas Psychology Professor Omri Gillath started to notice a pattern among his patients who struggled with anxiety about their relationships. "Basically, their parents...
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Bill Grady
August 16, 2018 - 7:22 am
Fans of Charlie Parker, and jazz in general, are starting their 5th annual 10-day festival. The Charlie Parker Celebration includes a jazz crawl, chicken dinner and a kids jazz boot camp. Some heavy hitters will be there, including Ronald McFadden, Bobby Watson, and Tivon Pennicott. The Charlie...
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E.J. Becker
August 16, 2018 - 6:39 am
In this episode of Where There's Smoke... two sisters who run a barbeque joint from a former taco stand in KCK. The red brick building stands off Kaw Drive in an industrial district in the parking lot of a shopping center. There is no sign that reads "Jones Barbeque", and there's no fancy,...
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