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Facialist puts on gloves
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KMBZ News Staff
March 13, 2020 - 6:17 am
If the Coronavirus outbreak gets too much worse, your haircuts, facials and other up-close-and personal services could be canceled for a while.
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KMBZ News Staff
March 12, 2020 - 6:59 am
The Kansas City Irish Pride Parade Committee announced Thursday morning that this year's St. Patrick's Day Parade has been canceled.
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Empty Sprint Center for 2020 Big 12 Basketball Tournament.
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KMBZ News Staff
March 12, 2020 - 6:49 am
Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said the difficult decision to bar most basketball fans from watching tournament games at Sprint Center wasn't taken lightly.
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A basketball on a wooden floor
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AP News Staff
March 11, 2020 - 3:52 pm
NCAA President Mark Emmert says NCAA Division I basketball tournament games will not be open to the general public because of concerns about the spread of coronavirus. Emmert said in a statement Wednesday that he made the decision to conduct both the men's and women's tournaments, which begin next...
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Mar 7, 2020; Manhattan, Kansas, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Caleb Grill (2) is guarded by Kansas State Wildcats forward Xavier Sneed (20) during the first half at Bramlage Coliseum. Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports
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Marc LaVoie
March 11, 2020 - 6:54 am
The Big 12 Conference is going ahead with both the men's and women's basketball tournaments this week in Kansas City in spite of concerns about COVID-19, or the coronavirus.
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St. Louis County Executive Sam Page provides an update on local coronavirus cases during a news conference at the Office of Emergency Management in Baldwin, Mo., Monday, March 9, 2020. Page spoke Monday that county health officials used the same protocol they have used for years when working with people with communicable diseases. He said he was "disappointed" that the family of a college student diagnosed with the new coronavirus didn't understand or receive those instructions but that it was time for everyone to learn lessons from this first coronavirus case and move on. (Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
AP News Staff
March 10, 2020 - 9:26 am
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — The 20-something college student didn’t know she had the new coronavirus as she flew home from a study abroad program in Italy, landing at one of the nation’s busiest airports. She took a train to a St. Louis station shared by Amtrak and the Greyhound bus service. Her father,...
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Migrant children at U.S.-Mexico border
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KMBZ News Staff
March 10, 2020 - 7:50 am
Neighbors are expressing their concerns about a proposal by Vision Quest to convert a former Kansas City hospital into a facility to hold undocumented migrant children.
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Trader on Market Crash
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KMBZ News Staff
March 10, 2020 - 6:22 am
Monday was worst day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange since 2008, and financial advisers in Kansas City are urging investors to not panic.
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A health care worker holds up a test tube of blood ready for covid-19 testing
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Dan Weinbaum
March 09, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Coronavirus has washed ashore and reached the Kansas City Metro. Here's what you can do. And here's what to do if you become sick from COVID-19.
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The former Kindred Hospital at 87th and Troost
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KMBZ News Staff
March 09, 2020 - 6:49 am
The Kansas City, Missouri City Planning Commission is considering requests from Vision Quest to create a facility for undocumented migrant children in the metro.
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