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KMBZ News Staff
March 27, 2020 - 12:34 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic has touched seemingly every aspect of our lives - from our health, to our work, to where we go, and what we buy. It’s even effecting our trips to the bathroom. Georgia-Pacific, the maker of toilet paper brands Angel Soft and Quilted Northern, had to increase...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 26, 2020 - 5:17 am
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) -- The FBI announced on Wednesday night that a domestic terrorism suspect who was allegedly planning to use a car bomb at a local medical facility was killed during an attempt to apprehend him just outside of Kansas City, Missouri. Timothy Wilson, 36, was "actively planning to...
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In this photo taken March 20, 2020, cattle rancher Mike Filbin stands on his property in Dufur, Ore., after herding some cows and talks about the impact the new coronavirus is having on his rural community. Tiny towns tucked into Oregon's windswept plains and cattle ranches miles from anywhere in South Dakota might not have had a single case of the new coronavirus yet, but their residents fear the spread of the disease to areas with scarce medical resources, the social isolation that comes when the only diner in town closes its doors and the economic free fall that's already hitting them hard. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
AP News Staff
March 25, 2020 - 11:18 am
DUFUR, Ore. (AP) — The social distancing rules repeated like a mantra in America's urban centers, where the coronavirus is spreading exponentially, might seem silly in wide-open places where neighbors live far from each other and “working from home” means another day spent branding calves or...
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Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
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KMBZ News Staff
March 25, 2020 - 7:01 am
No need to rush out to renew your driver's license or plate tags in Missouri or Kansas. KS driver's license offices are closed, MO issues 60-day extension, and tax deadlines pushed.
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KMBZ News Staff
March 24, 2020 - 4:29 pm
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. Navy sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt -- currently in the Philippine Sea -- have tested positive for novel coronavirus. This is the first time that U.S. sailors have tested positive aboard a Navy ship while at sea. The three sailors have been flown to an...
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COVID-19 Mobile Testing Site
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KMBZ News Staff
March 24, 2020 - 7:36 am
The focus is on testing for the coronavirus, but severe weather may hamper efforts for drive-up test sites in the Kansas City Metro.
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MO state rep Joe Runions of Grandview on a ventilator due to COVID-19
KMBZ News Staff
March 22, 2020 - 6:19 pm
A Missouri state Representative battling COVID-19 shares photo from his hospital bed and makes an urgent plea to governor: Please, do whatever is necessary to expedite the availability of testing kits. I have no doubt expanded testing will save lives.
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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, speaks with members of the media as he departs a meeting with Senate Republicans on an economic lifeline for Americans affected by the coronavirus outbreak. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, March 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP News Staff
March 20, 2020 - 10:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The income tax filing date has been pushed back from April 15, to July 15, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said. Mnuchin announced the decision in a tweet Friday saying that at President Donald Trump’s direction “we are moving Tax Day from April 15 to July 15. All taxpayers and...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 20, 2020 - 7:20 am
Missouri Governor Mike Parson delayed the April municipal elections in Missouri at the request of Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, Missouri's top elections official.
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Kansas City City Hall
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KMBZ News Staff
March 19, 2020 - 7:40 am
Kansas City is out lining its plans to enforce new regulations put in place to fight the spread of Coronavirus in the metro.
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