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KMBZ News Staff
August 16, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Kansas City, MO - Police officers are looking for two people connected to a homicide at 35th and Prospect on Tuesday, August 14th. They've released images of two people crossing a street. The two are considered possible "subjects of interest". Call the TIPS hotline if you can help - 816-474-TIPS (...
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Kara Marxer
August 16, 2018 - 7:54 am
A new study says telling your children they were unwanted or unplanned could cause serious psychological damage. University of Kansas Psychology Professor Omri Gillath started to notice a pattern among his patients who struggled with anxiety about their relationships. "Basically, their parents...
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Bill Grady
August 16, 2018 - 7:22 am
Fans of Charlie Parker, and jazz in general, are starting their 5th annual 10-day festival. The Charlie Parker Celebration includes a jazz crawl, chicken dinner and a kids jazz boot camp. Some heavy hitters will be there, including Ronald McFadden, Bobby Watson, and Tivon Pennicott. The Charlie...
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E.J. Becker
August 16, 2018 - 6:39 am
In this episode of Where There's Smoke... two sisters who run a barbeque joint from a former taco stand in KCK. The red brick building stands off Kaw Drive in an industrial district in the parking lot of a shopping center. There is no sign that reads "Jones Barbeque", and there's no fancy,...
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Jim Cunningham
August 16, 2018 - 5:35 am
Santa Fe Commons Park in Overland Park remains one of the busiest developments in the Kansas City area. All around 80th and Metcalf, new lofts and apartment buildings fill the skyline. It's exciting to Kate Sweeten, with Downtown Overland Park Partnership. "We're seeing new residents -- we're...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 15, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Missouri dentists may soon be limited in how they prescribe opioids for pain management in patients. The Missouri Dental Board has approved proposed guidelines from the CDC and the American Dental Association that would put limits on opioid dosage and duration for the treatment of acute dental pain...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 15, 2018 - 6:53 am
Parents all around the Kansas City area are dealing with milestones, from a child's first day of kindergarten to their first day of college. The exclusive KMBZ Cover Story for Wednesday is Back to School 101. -- A school district's effort to make busing as safe as possible -- It takes more than...
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Kris Kobach-Getty Images-Steve Pope
AP News Staff
August 15, 2018 - 4:11 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will endorse Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach after conceding in the state's GOP primary. Colyer accepted defeat in a surprise announcement Tuesday evening. It came a week after a neck-and-neck primary finish between him and Kobach -...
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ABC News
Kara Marxer
August 14, 2018 - 12:51 pm
New developments today in a local high-profile immigration case. The Board of Immigration Appeals has decided to reopen Syed Jamal's case. He's the Lawrence professor who was nearly deported earlier this year. Jamal's attorney Rehka Sharma-Crawford tells KMBZ the decision means the immediate threat...
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AP News Staff
August 14, 2018 - 7:10 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Officials with Lee Jeans say the company plans to move its headquarters from Merriam, Kansas, to North Carolina. The company announced Monday that the move to Greensboro, North Carolina, is part of a reorganization and split by its parent company, VF Corp. Lee Jeans will...
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