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Michael Ronnebaum
October 11, 2017 - 6:30 am
A Missouri lawmaker wants to create stiffer penalties for people who intentionally block traffic. "I don't understand where the common sense breakdown went to think it is okay to just jump in front of a moving car," said Nick Schroer, a representative from O'Fallon. Schroer plans to introduce...
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Jim Cunningham
October 11, 2017 - 5:38 am
Three sisters, last seen at a Tonganoxie foster home, are reported missing and police are becoming more concerned. The girls are believed to have left the foster home in a coordinated effort in August and may be in the Kansas City Metropolitan area. All three girls were under the care of a family...
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Dan Weinbaum
October 10, 2017 - 3:32 pm
Here finally is the long awaited, and much anticipated, trailer for the latest Star Wars installment - Episode 8 - The Last Jedi. The preview sparks a lot, a lot , of questions. Like, why is Luke so panicked? How powerful is Rey? What's with that cute furry thing, was BB-8 not cute enough!? And.....
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Michael Ronnebaum
October 10, 2017 - 7:27 am
People who want to sign up for health care coverage through the federal government will have a shorter period to do so than in years past. As in previous years, open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins Nov. 1 for health coverage in 2018, but instead of continuing through January,...
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Bill Grady
October 10, 2017 - 7:00 am
The managing director of Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate hosted a standing-room-only crowd Monday night for a town hall meeting about plans to renovate Kansas City International Airport. The meeting was held at KCPD's South Patrol building. Edgemoor executive Geoffrey Stricker told the...
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Bill Grady
October 10, 2017 - 6:43 am
Environmentalists are worried after the Trump administration said the coal industry should not be singled out as a polluter. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is expected Tuesday to sign a proposed rule withdrawing from the Clean Power Plan, President Obama's concept to reduce...
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Marc LaVoie
October 10, 2017 - 6:01 am
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley released a video Tuesday morning announcing his candidacy for U.S. Senate. Hawley, 37, has emerged in recent years as a top Republican recruit to run against Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill in 2018. In a campaign video, Hawley says McCaskill is a part of...
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October 09, 2017 - 12:47 pm
Kansas City, MO - The city council adopted a resolution proclaiming today, Monday October 9, 2017 to be Indigenous Peoples Day. In the U.S., the second monday of October is marked as Columbus Day, an observation of the anniversary of the explorer's arrival on an island in what is now the Bahamas on...
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October 09, 2017 - 6:42 am
HOUSTON (AP) - Alex Smith threw for 324 yards and three touchdowns to help the Kansas City Chiefs remain undefeated with a 42-34 victory over the Houston Texans on Sunday night in a game where J.J. Watt broke his left leg. Deshaun Watson's 48-yard touchdown pass got the Texans within six early in...
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Bill Grady
October 09, 2017 - 6:26 am
The family of a popular tavern owner is making sure his name lives on by supporting a charity he founded. Mike Darby of Coach's Bar & Grill was shot to death while walking along Indian Creek Trail last spring. On Sunday, the first charity golf tournament bearing his name was held at Deer Creek...
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