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Marc LaVoie
June 17, 2019 - 7:55 am
A Trenton Police Officer is recovering from surgery after being shot in the abdomen while transporting an inmate. Trenton is in north central Missouri, about 94 miles from Kansas City. Friends, family and others are rallying around Officer Jasmine Diab after Friday afternoon's incident. "It was...
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June 17, 2019 - 6:49 am
(Pebble Beach, CA) Former University of Kansas golfer Gary Woodland captured the U.S. Open, overcoming the back-nine pressure at Pebble Beach to hold off two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka for a three-shot victory. Woodland all but sealed his first major title when he chipped off a tight lie...
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KMBZ News Staff
June 14, 2019 - 4:50 am
One of the co-founders of Olathe-based Garmin International has passed away. The GPS navigation company announced Thursday that Gary Burrell died on Wednesday. He was 81. Burrell, who earned a bachelor's in electrical engineering at Wichita State University, would co-found Garmin with Dr. Min Kao...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:38 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to relocate the headquarters of two research agencies to the Kansas City area, intensifying concerns that research will suffer. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced the move Thursday and said it will bring the Economic Research...
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June 13, 2019 - 4:32 am
The St. Louis Blues have won the first Stanley Cup in franchise history. Ryan O'Reilly and Alex Pietrangelo scored late in the first period and Brayden Schenn and Zach Sanford added goals in the third period as the Blues shut down the Boston Bruins 4-1 on Wednesday night in the deciding Game 7 of...
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Rebecca Crockett
June 12, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Kansas City, MO - There's nothing like Summertime, the kids splashing in the pool, late nights filled with laughter around the fire pit, and exploring nature. Unfortunately, that also means sunburns, bug bites, and poison ivy. Dr Dan Aires, head of dermatology with The University of Kansas Health...
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Marc LaVoie
June 12, 2019 - 7:31 am
Kansas City, MO - A large number of soccer fans held a watch party to cheer on the US Women's National Team against Thailand in its opening match of the World Cup. The favored Americans dominated 13-0, scoring 10 times in the second half. "Women's soccer in the United States has invested probably...
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KMBZ News Staff
June 12, 2019 - 4:43 am
Kansas City's Public Works Department is continuing its battle against potholes. The winter and spring have been among the busiest ever for the crews responsible for fixing the potholes that are responsible for damage to vehicles all over the city. "Since December we've patched 64,000 potholes, and...
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Rebecca Crockett
June 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
Blue Springs, MO - A new inclusive playground and Splash pad opens at Burrus Old Mill Park in Blue Springs. Jill Moore, an inclusion specialist for Landscape Structures, who worked with the city to create the play space, says it's really all about providing something for everyone. "It has all of...
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June 11, 2019 - 8:06 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - Authorities say an armed man has been shot and killed while attempting to rob a cellphone store at 76th Street and Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park. Police spokesman John Lacy said a man working at a Boost Mobile store opened fire Monday night when the suspect jumped over...
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