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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Marc LaVoie
March 25, 2019 - 5:46 am
Edgemoore Infrastructure & Real Estate, the contractor for the new terminal at Kansas City International Airport, is handing out hard hats and chrome shovels for a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. Monday. The theme of the ritual is "Wheels Up, Kansas City!" Edgemoor will have executives on...
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Idris Raoufi
Rebecca Crockett
March 25, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Fred Tatum is a veteran of the Korean war, and a widower of 20 plus years. He used to run large construction jobs, and spent a lifetime building homes for other people. Now, Tatum is in danger of losing his own home, built by his own two hands. Idris Raoufi met Tatum after buying...
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USA Today
AP News Staff
March 22, 2019 - 11:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday turned over his long-awaited final report on the contentious Russia investigation, ending a probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency with no new charges but launching a fresh wave of political battles over the still-...
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AP News Staff
March 22, 2019 - 4:58 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Dedric Lawson had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Kansas dominated inside for an 87-53 rout over Northeastern in the opening round of the Midwest Region. The fourth-seeded Jayhawks had a notable size advantage inside and used it, outscoring the Huskies 50-16 in the paint while...
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Kara Marxer
March 22, 2019 - 4:49 am
The number of insurance claims for anaphylactic food reactions rose 377 percent from 2007 to 2016, according to a new report from Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE). For people like Caleb Winkler whom KMBZ featured in a Cover Story Thursday, a severe severe peanut allergy can be very...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 21, 2019 - 8:50 pm
Columbia, MO - Women on the University of Missouri campus are exchanging sugar for money, and not the sweet kind. "sugar babies" are young adults who seek relationships with "sugar daddies," older men that are financially stable. Their goal is to pay off student loan debts that they can't pay for...
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Rebecca Crockett
March 21, 2019 - 7:29 pm
Kansas City, MO - With prom and graduation just around the corner, students have a lot of celebrating to do, but too much celebration could land teens in a lot of trouble. When it comes to minors and drinking, sometimes parents can be part of the problem. When they invite teens to drink in their...
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AP News Staff
March 21, 2019 - 7:26 am
A plan for expanding Medicaid in Kansas has won first-round approval in the Republican-controlled House. The vote Wednesday was 70-54 in favor of a bill that contains Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's plan for expanding Medicaid health coverage to as many as 150,000 additional people with a few key...
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Marc LaVoie
March 21, 2019 - 7:00 am
Any optimistic belief that the levee would hold is gone as the Missouri town of Craig is inundated by flood water. Most of the town about an hour and 50 minutes northwest of Kansas City was under water as of Wednesday evening. Lifelong resident Laura Mutchler sought help at the First Christian...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
AP News Staff
March 21, 2019 - 6:38 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was hit and killed by a commercial truck in downtown Kansas City. KMBC-TV reports that investigators say the child was leaving a store with his father Wednesday afternoon when he broke free from his father's hand. Police say the child then...
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