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Jim Cunningham
October 03, 2018 - 4:44 am
Kansas City Police say they may begin issuing traffic citations as they receive more and more complaints about people misusing electric scooters on streets and sidewalks. Since the recent arrival of the app-based Bird and Lime scooters, one of the most common complaints is people riding scooters on...
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Bill Grady
October 03, 2018 - 4:16 am
A Kansas City Council committee is again taking up the contentious issue of liquor cards, licenses that authorize people to serve drinks at establishments in the city. Anyone who sells or serves alcoholic beverages in Kansas City must pay $39 every three years for a license and background check...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 02, 2018 - 2:10 pm
Kansas City, MO - Jason Kander has pulled out of the mayor's race in Kansas City, saying he's seeking treatment at the Kansas City VA Hospital for PTSD and depression. He wrote a post on Facebook saying he's been battling the disease for years, and realized that it was only getting worse. Kander is...
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Jim Cunningham
October 02, 2018 - 8:13 am
The deaths of two babies in Kansas City prompted a warning about safe sleep as a way of preventing Sudden Infant Death Syndrom (SIDS). The babies, both less than six months old, were both found dead on the same day, about three weeks ago. The tragedy led to action, said Kansas City Police Capt...
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AP News Staff
October 02, 2018 - 4:28 am
DENVER (AP) - Patrick Mahomes rallied the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs back from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter for a 27-23 win over the Denver Broncos on Monday night. The Chiefs (4-0) took a two-game lead over the Broncos (2-2) in the AFC West with their sixth straight win over their...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 01, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Shawnee, KS - Police have issued a warrant for a burglar that's broken into homes and sexually assaulted or tried to assault residents. Police have named William Louis Elliot, 18, as their suspect. Three burglaries have happened in the past few days - two near 75th and Goddard, one near 55th and...
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AP News Staff
October 01, 2018 - 8:44 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Yale University classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is disputing Kavanaugh's characterization of his drinking while in college. Charles "Chad" Ludington says in a statement issued Sunday that Kavanaugh was "a frequent drinker, and a heavy drinker." He also says...
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Jim Cunningham
October 01, 2018 - 8:15 am
Autumn air has arrived and it won't be long before people feel like a cozy night in front of the fireplace, but that can be dangerous without proper cleaning and maintenance Homeowners commonly ignore the need to inspect and clean fireplaces and chimneys, said Jeremy Biswell, president of Flues...
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Bill Grady
October 01, 2018 - 4:48 am
Kansas Congressman Kevin Yoder could face some money problems going into the final month of his re-election campaign against Democrat Sharice Davids for the 3rd District seat. The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) has canceled more than $1 million in planned advertising for the...
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KMBZ News Staff
September 28, 2018 - 12:38 pm
Kansas City, KS - Wyandotte County broke ground on a new juvenile justice center this morning. The new 47-thousand square foot building is expected to open in 2020 at the cost of $27.2 million. The facility is designed to keep juveniles separate from adult offenders. In a statemnet, Unified...
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