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April 09, 2017 - 11:26 am
The Blue Springs Police Department has CANCELLED an Amber Alert for 12 year old Apple S. Briscoe. She was located safely in Wentzville, MO this afternoon at 2:15 PM. Police say a suspect is in custody.
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April 08, 2017 - 2:23 pm
Interstate 435 between U.S. 71 and Missouri 350 will be closed this weekend for demolition of the 83rd Street Bridge, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. That section of I-435 will close Friday at 10 p.m. and it is scheduled to reopen on Monday at 5 a.m, weather permitting.Drivers are...
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Silver SUV seen in the area near 140th and Metcalf in connection to possible child enticement case in Overland Park
Overland Park Police Department
Kara Marxer
April 07, 2017 - 12:17 pm
Overland Park police are looking for the driver of a silver SUV in connection to a possible child enticement case. Police say a girl reported that while she was waiting for the bus at 140th and Metcalf around 7 a.m. Friday, the driver pulled up alongside and asked her to come closer. She refused...
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North Kansas City School District
Jim Cunningham
April 07, 2017 - 6:13 am
Kansas City, MO - Students in the North Kansas City School District are riding in some of the safest buses in the state, according to inspection results form the Missouri Highway PAtrol. All 159 buses in the districts' fleet passed the rigorous 100-point inspection. This is first time the district...
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Hyperloop One
Dan Weinbaum
April 07, 2017 - 4:50 am
A team of MODOT engineers have made the semi-finals in a competition that could change the way we travel. The group of engineers is part of the innovation side of MODOT, an initiative called The Road to Tomorrow. The MODOT project is among 35 semifinalists for the Hyperloop One Global Challenge...
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Kara Marxer
April 07, 2017 - 4:36 am
Kansas City, MO - A medical student continues to work toward his dreams after surviving a traumatic brain injury in his childhood. Landon Sowell says he was kicked by a horse when he was seven-years-old while helping his father at their farm in Kentucky. He was knocked out for more than a day. "The...
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Michael Ronnebaum
April 07, 2017 - 4:19 am
The Kansas House passed a bill that gives legal clearance for grocery and convenience to sell full-strength beer. The bill passed Thursday, 80-45. It is a big move for consumers, said Jessica Lucas, spokeswoman for Uncork Kansas, which backed the legislation. "They (consumers) will be able to buy...
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Marc LaVoie
April 07, 2017 - 4:09 am
Syria decried a U.S. missile strike on a government-controlled air base where U.S. officials say the Syrian military launched a deadly chemical attack earlier this week. Syria called the operation "an aggression" that killed at least six people. Rebels welcomed the U.S. attack. The U.S. strike drew...
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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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