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April 06, 2017 - 6:06 pm
Kansas City, MO - All eyes were focused on Kansas City as the country marked 100 years since the US's entry into World War One on April 6, 1917. Around 3,000 people attended the soldout commemoration ceremonies on the grounds of the Liberty Memorial & National World War One Museum . The daylong...
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April 06, 2017 - 4:58 am
The KMBZ Cover Story for Thursday is "Never Too Late," a look at adoption and foster care. -- Saving Kids from Abuse -- The Salvation Army Children's Shelter is a temporary place for kids who are pulled out of abusive or neglectful situations. For many it can eventually lead to foster care or...
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April 05, 2017 - 8:28 pm
Jessica Runions, a 21-year-old missing since September of 2016, has been identified as one of the two sets of skeletal remains found in a rural area of Cass County. Late Wednesday, Captain Kevin Tieman with the Cass County Sheriff's Office released the details: This evening the Jackson County...
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Dan Weinbaum
April 05, 2017 - 4:54 pm
Kansas City, MO - Fighter jets landed at Kansas City's downtown airport under cloudy skies and blustery winds Wednesday. They've come from France to participate in the WWI Centennial being held at the Liberty Memorial marking the U.S.'s entry into The Great War on April 6, 1917. The planes will...
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Marc LaVoie
April 05, 2017 - 4:57 am
Kansas City voters were in a spending mood Tuesday, passing three major ballot questions that will authorize the issuance of bonds for infrastructure and maintenance projects. Also in Kansas City, a measure to greatly reduce penalties for the possession of small amounts of marijuana passed in a...
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April 04, 2017 - 5:23 pm
Belton, MO - The mothers of two missing women spoke to reporters following the discovery of a second skull in a rural area of Cass County. The families of both Kara Kopetsky and Jessica Runions were briefed by police after the remains were found. Both families are waiting on more info from the...
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April 04, 2017 - 1:41 pm
The families of Kara Kopetsky and Jessica Runions have been called by police after investigators found a second skull in a Cass County field. Initially, human remains were found by a mushroom hunter south of Belton Monday afternoon. A second human skull was located in the same search area. The Cass...
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April 04, 2017 - 12:03 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Miguel Sano homered and drew the third bases-loaded walk for Minnesota during a dreadful seventh inning for Kansas City's bullpen as the Ervin Santana and the Twins beat the Royals 7-1 on Monday for their first opening victory in nine years. Santana (1-0) gave up just two hits...
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April 04, 2017 - 7:33 am
UPDATE : On Tuesday April 4, 2017, a second skull was found, prompting a much wider investigation. See newer story for more: http://www.kmbz.com/articles/skulls-remains-found-rural-cass-county-fami... PECULIAR, Mo. - The Cass County Sheriff's Office said a mushroom hunter found human remains in a...
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April 04, 2017 - 4:54 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Missouri House has passed a bill to ban cities and counties from using red-light cameras. House members voted 125-30 Monday to send the bill to the Senate. The measure would prohibit the use of cameras to catch traffic violations such as speeding and running red...
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