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KMBC Channel 9 News
May 15, 2018 - 4:08 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens say the felony invasion-of-privacy case against him was crumbling under a lack of evidence and they doubt any charge will be refiled. But the St. Louis circuit attorney's office says it still plans to pursue the case, either through a...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 14, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Kansas City, MO - A man in a wheelchair truck by a hit-and-run driver near 11th and Charlotte has died. Police say Phillip M. Noel, 50, was crossing 11th St in a motorized wheelchair in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a white sedan. The impact crushed the wheelchair and Noel was sent to a...
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Jim Cunningham
May 14, 2018 - 1:11 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Police Department is looking to make some changes to the style of uniforms its officers have been wearing since the 1980s. The heavy shirt and wool pants just aren't conducive to the warm weather in Kansas City, says police Captain Donald Jantzen. A 10-person...
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Dan Weinbaum
May 14, 2018 - 6:33 am
Jackie Wolf is feeling pretty good now, after getting a partial knee replacement brought about by degenerative arthritis. "I'm walking my little dogs, which I couldn't do for months and months, which makes me happy," Wolf says. The first surgery in Wolf's life was also the first robotic-assisted...
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Jim Cunningham
May 14, 2018 - 6:09 am
The state of Kansas is offering a new web-based resource for people who are looking for the highest-paying, in-demand jobs. There are tens of thousands of open professional-level jobs in Kansas, everything from technology to teaching. The Kansas Departments of Commerce and Labor teamed up to create...
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Kara Marxer
May 14, 2018 - 5:35 am
Gov. Eric Greitens will become the first sitting governor in Missouri history to go on trial for a felony this week. As the trial is going on in St. Louis County, the state legislature meets in a special session to begin the process of impeaching Greitens, who is charged with felony invasion of...
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Bill Grady
May 14, 2018 - 5:07 am
Federal officials are honoring the Jackson County Drug Task Force taking hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine off the streets. For the second year in a row, the Midwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area and the Office of National Drug Control Policy in Washington D.C. are recognizing the...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 11, 2018 - 4:42 pm
Kansas City, MO - A grand jury has returned with a detailed 71-page review of the conditions, policies and practices at the Jackson County Detention Center - and it doesn't paint a good image. The grand jury writes in its report that it has concern for the safety and security of the corrections...
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Marc LaVoie
May 11, 2018 - 6:05 am
A former employee of the city of Independence has filed a lawsuit that claims she was subjected to several incidents of sexual harassment and assault, many of which, the plaintiff says, involved Police Chief Brad Halsey. The woman says she resigned as an analyst for the police department because of...
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Jim Cunningham
May 11, 2018 - 4:27 am
As garage sale season ramps up in Kansas City an expert in crime prevention offers some tips for people to avoid becoming victims when shoppers come to their homes. When there is a flurry of activity in the garage and a lot of valuable merchandise laying around, there are plenty of opportunities...
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