KC News

Bill Grady
May 16, 2017 - 5:55 am
The WannaCry ransomware attack sent IT departments around the world into a tailspin last weekend, but it is not a brand new threat. WannaCry was first reported to affect devices about three years ago. Over the weekend devices were hacked in more than 150 countries. It hacked into one of the test...
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May 16, 2017 - 5:41 am
DETROIT (AP) — The Wall Street Journal reports that Ford Motor Co. is planning substantial job cuts in order to boost profits and raise its stock price. The newspaper says the cuts would target salaried employees and would reduce Ford’s global headcount by an equivalent of 10 percent. The automaker...
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Michael Ronnebaum
May 15, 2017 - 4:25 pm
Parkville, MO - Students and faculty from Park University are using ground penetrating radar to identify unmarked graves at the Old Parkville Cemetery along 9 Highway just north of downtown Parkville. The cemetery was in use from 1840-1970, although use of the cemetery peaked around 1850 during the...
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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
May 15, 2017 - 1:15 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs' first round draft pick Patrick Mahomes II was mugged Friday in east Texas, according to the Smith County (TX) Sheriff's Office. Mahomes II was not injured. Three others were also robbed. The sheriff's office said the robbery happened at 9:17 p.m. in the 8800 block of Mansion...
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Marc LaVoie
May 15, 2017 - 7:35 am
Baltimore Orioles star Adam Jones announced over the weekend that he has donated $20,000 to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City. The outfielder said he admires the men who played in the Negro Leagues as they were shut out of the Majors. Today, Adam Jones ( @SimplyAJ10 ) made a $20,000...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
May 15, 2017 - 6:55 am
Police in Kansas City say a little boy was killed in a shooting near 54th Street and Park that wounded his father and an uncle. Police say 3-year-old Marcus Haislip III died at a hospital shortly after the gunfire reported about 4 p.m. Friday. "Going to a homicide scene yesterday, it's like kids...
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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Marc LaVoie
May 15, 2017 - 5:50 am
Federal officials announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction for a burglary that took place early Saturday at a Kansas City pawn shop. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering $5,000 for the reward. The National Shooting...
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Marc LaVoie
May 15, 2017 - 5:26 am
Tow truck drivers are warning people of the dangers about working alongside highways after a 35-year-old Blue Springs woman was killed while waiting on her vehicle to be moved from Interstate-70. Adrienne Afrisio was killed when a 2007 Honda veered off the road and struck her Saturday afternoon. A...
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FBI
May 13, 2017 - 1:20 pm
This morning at approximately 9:25 police in Independence got a call about a robbery at a UMB bank at 13813 E. 39th st. The following is a statement from the FBI Suspects described as two black males wearing dark hooded sweatshirts. One suspect's face was covered in a red bandana, the other suspect...
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Kansas City Scout
May 12, 2017 - 3:01 pm
Three people died in a four car crash in the southbound lanes of Interstate-29 south of Platte City, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. The crash occured around 12:30pm and backed up traffic for miles while troopers and responders cleared the crash site. Traffic Alert: #PayAttention while...
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