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KMBZ News Staff
April 02, 2020 - 9:43 am
The Shawnee Mission School District said its had complaints about large groups playing sports on district fields while schools are closed for the cornavirus emergency.
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KMBZ News Staff
April 02, 2020 - 9:18 am
Bass Pro argued to remain open, citing a Missouri State Statute that prohibits the state, county or any municipality from restricting gun sales during an "emergency."
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FILE - This combination of April 30, 2018, file photos shows signage for a Sprint store in New York's Herald Square, top, and signage at a T-Mobile store in New York. Mobile carrier T-Mobile has completed its takeover of smaller rival Sprint, creating a new wireless giant that rivals AT&T and Verizon in size. The deal was announced two years ago and has taken a long time to close because of pushback from state and federal regulators.(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
AP News Staff
April 01, 2020 - 1:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Mobile carrier T-Mobile has completed the takeover of smaller rival Sprint, creating a new wireless giant that rivals AT&T and Verizon in size. The companies announced the deal, valued at $31.6 billion based on T-Mobile's closing stock price Tuesday, two years ago. It has taken...
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a view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri from the south looking north
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KMBZ News Staff
April 01, 2020 - 8:55 am
Two KCPD members test positive for COVID-19. "The members are home and we look forward to their return to work once the virus runs its course," the department said in a statement.
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KMBZ News Staff
March 31, 2020 - 3:27 pm
Walmart will begin taking the temperature of all employees and ask basic health questions. It could take up to 3 weeks to get the themometers on site.
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Texas Tavern employees Chris Dobe, left, and Nick Moore wait for take out orders on Monday night, March 30, 2020. Though customers are tipping well, and the diner is still open 24-7, Moore said they are making a quarter to a third less than what they normally do in tips. (Heather Rousseau/The Roanoke Times via AP)
AP News Staff
March 31, 2020 - 1:50 pm
The IRS and the Treasury Department say Americans will start receiving their economic impact checks in the next three weeks. The payments are part of the $2.2 trillion rescue package signed into law last week by President Donald Trump aimed at combating the economic ravages of the coronavirus...
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Dan Weinbaum
March 31, 2020 - 7:29 am
KCMO residents can put out up to 12 bags at no extra cost during a no-tag trash bag amnesty in April. The Stay-at-Home order due to the coronavirus pandemic is disrupting spring clean-ups around the city and creating more residential trash.
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A cyclist passes Macy's in Herald Square, Monday, March 23, 2020, in New York. Macy's stores nationwide are closed due to the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
AP News Staff
March 30, 2020 - 11:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Macy's will furlough a majority of its 130,000 workers with its stores dark. The company on Monday said it is transitioning to an ‘’absolute minimum workforce" needed to maintain basic operations. Online operations won't be hit as hard. Employees who are enrolled in health benefits...
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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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