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Marc LaVoie
May 20, 2019 - 4:41 am
Hundreds of abortion rights proponents gathered at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City Sunday to voice their anger with the Missouri legislature, which passed one of the nation's strongest abortion bills last week. The bill heads to the desk of Gov. Mike Parson, who has said he will sign it into...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 20, 2019 - 4:21 am
There was a time when teenagers marked a day on their calendars when they were eligible to apply for drivers licenses. Now that rite of passage is one that most young people appear willing to put off. The trend of youngsters waiting to drive seems like a growing trend, said Lana Sutherland, office...
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May 19, 2019 - 6:43 pm
(ATLANTA) -- While most commencement speakers offer words of encouragement to college graduates headed into the cold and cruel work world, billionaire philanthropist Robert Smith left the class of 2019 at Morehouse University inspired and astonished by his pledge to "put a little fuel in your bus...
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May 19, 2019 - 5:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- He survived the Columbine High School mass shooting, but a 20-year battle with drug addiction that followed, one that Austin Eubanks had publicly said started with pills given to ease his pain from bullet wounds suffered in the 1999 rampage, has now cost him his life, his family said...
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Fort Worth Police
May 19, 2019 - 3:14 pm
(FORT WORTH, TX) -- Authorities have found an 8-year-old girl following a desperate overnight search after she was ripped away from her mother and pulled into a stranger's car on Saturday afternoon. The girl was safely recovered by Fort Worth, Texas, police just after 2 a.m. local time Sunday,...
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ABC News
May 19, 2019 - 2:25 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The second day of an outbreak of severe weather Saturday brought 10 reported tornadoes to to the Plains, part of 38 reported tornadoes since Friday. In addition to the tornadoes, widespread damaging winds have been reported, with gusts as high as 78 mph in parts of Oklahoma on...
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Portland Police Bureau
May 19, 2019 - 2:06 pm
(PORTLAND) -- The "hero" football coach who disarmed an alleged gunman at an Oregon high school said Saturday he "put his life on the line" for his students because he didn't have "any other choice but to act." Keanon Lowe, who coaches football and track and field at Parkrose High School, wrestled...
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May 19, 2019 - 1:48 pm
(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indianapolis police are investigating the death of a baby who had been in a hot car on Saturday as temperatures climbed into the 80s. Emergency personnel were called to an AutoZone parking lot after a baby was found unresponsive in an SUV at about 4:45 p.m., the Indianapolis...
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May 18, 2019 - 6:57 pm
(CHICAGO) -- Grim new details have emerged about the murder of a pregnant teenager whose baby was cut from her womb, as prosecutors described how the teen was lured by a Facebook ad for free baby clothes and her accused killer claimed the baby as her own. "Words really cannot express how disgusting...
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May 17, 2019 - 3:56 pm
(MIAMI) -- Citing a massive influx of refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border, federal officials said Friday they are looking at moving migrant families to other cities across the nation to process and release them. The extraordinary move has prompted serious concerns in local communities like South...
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