KMBZ News Staff
February 07, 2019 - 5:13 am
Kansas City, MO - Hospitals are reporting an increase in the number of patients who have been injured from slipping and falling on ice. Doctors are treating people from bruises and broken bones. But the greatest danger is head injuries say doctors. "Typically striking your head on the concrete, and...
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Rebecca Crockett
February 06, 2019 - 7:32 pm
Lenexa, KS - Another bridge in Lenexa will be equipped with a system that sprays liquid salt to prevent ice and snow from building up. The city has used the system for 10 years on two other bridges. The new bridge is under construction at K-10 and Prairie Star Parkway and should be completed by the...
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Bill Grady
February 01, 2019 - 4:37 am
Federal prosecutors say an Immigrations and Customs Enforcement official, who is seen on video apparently shoving a Kansas City lawyer to the ground last year, will not be charged. Immigration attorney Andrea Martinez said her foot was broken during the confrontation in June at an ICE office in the...
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Marc LaVoie
January 22, 2019 - 7:45 am
The National Weather Service has declared a Winter Weather Advisory for the Kansas City area to take effect at 5 p.m. Tuesday and end at 3 a.m. Wednesday. A light glaze of ice is expected to develop after temperatures quickly plummet after 5 p.m. Rain is expected to turn to sleet, then to snow...
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KMBZ News Staff
January 03, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Grandview, MO - A 59-year-old man is hospitalized in serious condition after falling through ice on a pond around 10:20 this morning in the 800 block of Lakeview Drive in Grandview, near I-49 and 135th. A 911 call alerted police and firefighters that the man had fallen through. According to...
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Kansas Dept. of Transportation
Dan Weinbaum
November 27, 2018 - 4:23 am
For decades, transportation departments and public works crews used a simple sand and salt mixture to treat road surfaces in the winter, but the science has changed. The cutting edge in the Kansas City area now includes more liquid and a different chemical recipe. "We use magnesium chloride with...
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March 20, 2018 - 2:36 pm
A federal judge ordered the immediate release of a Lawrence, Kansas, man facing deportation while he waits for the final settlement of his case. Syed Jamal, 55, has been in federal custody since he was arrested by immigration agents in Jan. 24 at his Lawrence home. Jamal was in the process of being...
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February 14, 2018 - 11:28 am
This is a developing story... GOP Rep. Lynn Jenkins of Kansas' 2nd District introduced HR 5010 today in the US House , a bill to grant permanent resident status to Syed Ahmed Jamal, along with his wife Zaynaub Jahan Chowdhury. The bill is now before the House Judiciary committee. Rep. Emanuel...
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February 12, 2018 - 12:40 pm
A legal rollercoaster continues for a Lawrence, KS resident who's trying to stay in the US with his family. Today a judge overturned the stay of removal for Syed Jamal. He was taken out of a detention facility in Texas early this morning and was in the process of being deported back to his native...
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ABC News
Kara Marxer
February 08, 2018 - 4:48 am
Lawrence, Kansas resident Syed Ahmed Jamal, 55, remains in federal immigration custody in El Paso after being granted a stay from deportation. According to Rekha Sharma-Crawford, Jamal's attorney, a judge granted the stay Wednesday, February 7, but it wasn't made known before Jamal was loaded onto...
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