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Elderly couple holding hands.
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AP News Staff
January 21, 2020 - 6:29 am
ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) - It's reminiscent of the country story song by Kathy Mattea, called "Where've You Been?". A couple who had been together for nearly 65 years have died on the same day at a St. Louis-area nursing home. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Jack and Harriet Morrison's beds were...
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Person holds a glass of water and a blister pack of over-the-counter medicine
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Rebecca Crockett
January 21, 2020 - 6:11 am
People are taking large amounts of diarrhea medication to get high and doctors say the side effects could be lethal. Imodium A-D is typically used to treat diarrhea, but when taken in large doses, it can give users a high similar to that of opioids. Loperamide, the generic name for the medication,...
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Police officers stand outside in bitter cold at the site of a deadly shooting outside the 9ine Ultra Lounge in the Kansas City area.
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Marc LaVoie
January 20, 2020 - 1:46 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Multiple victims remained in a hospital Monday after a shooting outside a nightclub Sunday night where people were gathering to celebrate the Kansas City Chiefs victory in the AFC Championship Game. Two people died, according to Kansas City police. A woman died at the scene,...
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Jan 19, 2020; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) throws a pass against Tennessee Titans linebacker Derick Roberson (50) during the first half in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit:
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AP News Staff
January 20, 2020 - 1:00 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A little more than two years ago, a pair of teams gambled on quarterbacks who had all kinds of potential but were far from a sure thing. Both teams guessed right. The Kansas City Chiefs will meet the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl on Feb. 2 in Miami. Oddsmakers opened the...
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Nov 1, 2015; New York City, NY, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez (right) and owner David Glass celebrate with the Commissioners Trophy after defeating the New York Mets in game five of the World Series at Citi Field. The Royals won the World
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AP News Staff
January 18, 2020 - 10:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former Walmart Inc. chief executive David Glass, who owned the Kansas City Royals for nearly two decades before selling the franchise last fall, died last week of complications from pneumonia. He was 84. The Glass family said the businessman died Jan. 9. He had been dealing...
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Photograph of a car in Platte County, Missouri that is covered in ice.
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Marc LaVoie
January 17, 2020 - 2:03 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Traffic Friday morning was lighter than usual in the Kansas City area, with dozens of school districts and other organizations calling off activities because of the predicted ice storm. People who did make it out onto the roads saw ice accumulating on their vehicles. Dozens of...
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Jan 12, 2020; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs tight end Blake Bell (81) celebrates a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Houston Texans in a AFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Arrowhead Stadium. Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA
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Marc LaVoie
January 14, 2020 - 9:45 am
Kansas City, MO - Tight end Blake Bell wasn't the only one celebrating when he scored his first NFL touchdown for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. The viral video of the fifth-year pro catching the ball, running through the end zone and jumping up into the stands has been viewed thousands of times...
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Nurse holding smiling girls hand in hospital bed
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Rebecca Crockett
January 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Braden's Hope for Childhood Cancer is an organization that funds research locally, and when Queens Price Chopper called looking for ways to give kids hope they devised a plan that will do just that, along with saving you some money. January 23rd through the 26th you can shop at...
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Exterior shot of Kansas State Capitol building
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AP News Staff
January 13, 2020 - 9:23 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Top Kansas Republicans want to head off any push for an abortion ban in the state even as they make overturning a Kansas Supreme Court ruling that protects abortion rights a top priority. The GOP-controlled Legislature expects to consider a proposed amendment to the Kansas...
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) passes against the Houston Texans during the third quarter in a AFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Arrowhead Stadium. Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
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Marc LaVoie
January 12, 2020 - 10:22 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Down 24-0 early in the second quarter of their playoff game against the Houston Texans, the Kansas City Chiefs went on an offensive tear that rewrote NFL playoff records en route to a 51-31 victory. The Chiefs scored touchdowns on their next seven possessions, a feat that had...
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