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Childrens Mercy Hospital
Rebecca Crockett
July 23, 2019 - 4:26 pm
Kansas City, MO - Some patients at Children's Mercy Hospital have to miss out on summer camp, but for the last two years, summer camp has come to them. All week, there's art, and other camp like activities, that go with this years, "Under the Sea" theme. Trista Williams, volunteer program...
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AP News Staff
July 23, 2019 - 2:07 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Federal immigration officers trying to arrest a Mexican man who is in the U.S. illegally smashed a car window and dragged him from the vehicle in front of his girlfriend and two young children, prompting condemnation from the woman's Missouri congressman. A Facebook Live...
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AP News Staff
July 23, 2019 - 7:12 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Police say an officer shot a man during a narcotics investigation in downtown Kansas City. Spokesman Jacob Becchina said in statement the shooting occurred Monday afternoon when officers were trying to arrest a man who had sold undercover officers drugs several times...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 23, 2019 - 6:19 am
There is a term for the practice of shipping merchandise to homes where the people did not order anything. It's called brushing. A third-party vendor through a site like Amazon has your name and address, and orders their own stuff, sent to you. The purpose is simple. Once the purchase is made, the...
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Bill Grady
July 22, 2019 - 6:52 am
A Border Patrol agent wants to present a different side to the story as politicians describe him and his colleagues as "violent" and "racist," and taking part in a "dehumanized culture." Agent Jacob Stukenberg, who grew up in the St. Louis area, works in the Tucson, Arizona sector. He describes the...
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Jackson County Detention Center
KMBZ News Staff
July 22, 2019 - 6:25 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Officials say a 41-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal shooting last month of a transgender woman. Television station KMBC reports that Marcus Lewis is charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm in the...
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Marc LaVoie
July 22, 2019 - 6:00 am
A 36-year-old man is dead following a triple shooting Saturday afternoon near Independence Avenue and Monroe. Police say the incident happened around 12:30. The man who died is identified as Leon Robinson Jr., 36. The two other shooting victims were found at a nearby Family Dollar store. They were...
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AP News Staff
July 19, 2019 - 11:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL will not suspend Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill under its personal conduct policy in a domestic violence case involving his 3-year-old son. The league says in a statement Friday it has not been given access to information in the court proceedings, and a district attorney...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
KMBZ News Staff
July 19, 2019 - 8:24 am
A nine-year-old boy is dead after he was run over by a car Thursday evening around 23rd Street and Kensington Avenue in Kansas City. Police say witnesses told them the boy tripped and fell in front of a westbound Chevy Impala. Some people say too many people fail to exercise caution when driving...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Bill Grady
July 19, 2019 - 7:51 am
Jackson County property tax assessments are under fire, and an investigation into possible racial and economic discrimination may be launched. The request comes from Preston Smith, a Board of Equalization member from Blue Springs. He's a data consultant. Smith has developed a color-coded chart that...
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