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Dan Weinbaum
April 09, 2019 - 11:05 am
Kansas City, MO - This old 'cowtown' has been chosen as the first U.S. city to be spotlighted in a new effort by Google Arts and Culture. "In Europe we just launched projects in Milan, Italy and Hamburg, Germany, and wanted to do a project here in the U.S.," said Jamie Burchfield with Google Arts...
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Missouri State Auditor
Kara Marxer
April 09, 2019 - 7:19 am
Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beteem issued a ruling Monday that denies a request by Clay County commissioners to put a stop to an audit by Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway's office. Two of the county's three commissioners wanted a preliminary injunction that would have kept Galloway from issuing...
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Rebecca Crockett
April 09, 2019 - 6:22 am
Kansas City, MO - A number of churches are seeking assistance to equip security teams as prevention against violent encounters. Steve Jams is a volunteer on the security team at Divine Mercy Perish in Gardner, Kansas. He said the church has a security team that is trained for more than active...
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AP News Staff
April 09, 2019 - 5:06 am
Kansas City, MO - A horse whose dismembered remains were found in a Kansas City park was a family pet, and pregnant. According to investigators the horse named 'Senaida' belonged to Miguel Valdez and his family. The mare had been in the care of the family for nine years. Valdez told a local tv...
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Bill Grady
April 08, 2019 - 6:18 am
A recent study compiled by Harvard University and Massachusetts medical organizations finds 95 percent of human resource leaders say burnout is sabotaging workplace retention, often because of overly heavy workloads. The problem is especially acute in the health care fields. Burnout is a factor in...
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Angela Myers/Childrens Mercy
Rebecca Crockett
April 07, 2019 - 9:10 pm
Kansas City, MO - Angela Myers is the Division Director of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Children's Mercy Hospital . Her journey to becoming a doctor started when she was in the sixth grade. Myers always knew two things: she loved science, and she loved taking care of kids. From the beginning...
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Marc LaVoie
April 05, 2019 - 8:10 am
Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt filed a lawsuit against the small town of Diamond for allegedly using traffic ticket quotas to generate revenue. The town of fewer than 1,000 residents is located near Joplin in the southwestern corner of the state. Today, Attorney General Schmitt filed suit...
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Marc LaVoie
April 05, 2019 - 7:23 am
Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley introduced legislation for more federal regulations of duck boats, like the amphibious vehicle that sank last summer on Table Rock Lake. Seventeen people, including nine members of one family, died when a duck boat went down in a severe storm on July 19, 2018. "These are...
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Kara Marxer
April 05, 2019 - 6:16 am
Organizers of First Friday in Kansas City's West Bottoms neighborhood expect about 20,000 people to visit antique shops through Sunday. Temperatures in the upper 60s and lower 70s have a lot to do with the rosy prediction. The theme for this weekend is "Bunnies in the Bottoms," with the Easter...
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Rebecca Crockett
April 04, 2019 - 9:07 pm
Kansas City, MO - Evenings are finally starting to warm up again, bringing the crowds back to Westport. All the great entertainment venues in the area draw the crowds on the weekends, particularly to those 21 and over. Westport has transformed itself to accommodate the crowds, adding safety...
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