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September 02, 2017 - 6:43 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Two St. Louis police officers are hospitalized in stable condition but expected to recover after a shooting near downtown. Both officers - a 35-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman - are being treated at a hospital for gunshot wounds to their legs and hands, and facial wounds...
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Jim Cunningham
September 01, 2017 - 4:57 am
It can be burdensome for the Lee's Summit Police Department to find a silver lining after losing three officers in a short period of time. "It's a pretty helpless feeling when you see family members struggling," said Travis Forbes, LSPD Chief. "You know you can't bring their loved ones back."...
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Kansas City Irish Fest
Bill Grady
September 01, 2017 - 4:34 am
The 15th annual Kansas City Irish Fest begins 5:30 p.m. Friday at Crown Center and runs through the Labor Day weekend. Today's the day! The 15th Kansas City Irish Fest opens at 5:00 pm!! Who's in?? #mightycraic #celticprideincowtown — KCIrishFest (@KCIrishFest) September 1, 2017 Events include a...
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August 31, 2017 - 11:16 am
A water rescue team from Shawnee, KS is just one of the agencies deploying to Texas to assist residents who are still dealing with deep floodwater following the historic deluge brought by Hurricane-turned-Tropical Storm Harvey. The Shawnee team left in the middle of the night (photo below) and is...
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August 31, 2017 - 6:58 am
Families of three murdered men are still looking for answers after the arrest of a suspect in two other murders along Indian Creek Trail in Kansas City. Frederick Scott, 22, is considered a suspect in the remaining murders, including Mike Darby, who owned Coach's Bar & Grill at 103rd Street...
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Michael Ciaglo / Houston Chronicle
August 31, 2017 - 6:43 am
A local organization based in Peculiar, Missouri is in Houston providing hungry storm victims with barbeque, a Kansas City specialty. Operation BBQ Relief began after the devastating EF-5 tornado tore through Joplin , and since its inception six years ago, has deployed to 34 disasters in 21 states...
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Jim Cunningham
August 31, 2017 - 4:55 am
The storm system known as Harvey continues to dissipate and move northward after dumping a U.S.-record 52 inches of rain on the Houston area, leaving some to ask whether the hurricane and tropical storm are part of something bigger. Kansas City has also received an unusually high amount of rain...
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Bill Grady
August 31, 2017 - 4:35 am
The name of the contractor for the KCI terminal project is still up in the air, but at least one speed bump has been removed. Kansas City's ethics commission has dismissed a citizen's complaint against selection committee co-chair Jolie Justus. She works for law firm Shook, Hardy and Bacon, which...
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Marc LaVoie
August 30, 2017 - 7:34 am
Kansas CIty, MO - Royals pitcher Danny Duffy appeared at a news conference in which he asked people to "let the facts shake out," and "continue to have faith in me," following his citation for driving under the influence Sunday in Overland Park. Duffy was arrested in the parking lot of a Burger...
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August 30, 2017 - 6:26 am
Air Force One is scheduled to touch down at Springfield-Branson National Airport around 2 p.m. Wednesday ahead of President Donald Trump's speech at a local manufacturing company. A senior White House official told the Springfield News Leader the town was chosen for symbolic reasons, including its...
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