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KMBZ News Staff
January 16, 2020 - 7:59 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Multiple school districts called off classes for Friday after learning about probable icy driving conditions for the morning commute. Snow was forecast to start around midnight Friday, and just as rush hour is getting started, up to a half inch of sleet could be dumped across...
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KMBZ News Staff
January 15, 2020 - 8:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Police Department is preparing for Sunday's big game against Tennessee, and according to Chief Rick Smith, you can expect to see increased police patrols. The additional officers will not only be keeping the peace at Arrowhead, but at all of Kansas City's...
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Jan 12, 2020; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs tight end Blake Bell (81) celebrates a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Houston Texans in a AFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Arrowhead Stadium. Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA
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Marc LaVoie
January 14, 2020 - 9:45 am
Kansas City, MO - Tight end Blake Bell wasn't the only one celebrating when he scored his first NFL touchdown for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. The viral video of the fifth-year pro catching the ball, running through the end zone and jumping up into the stands has been viewed thousands of times...
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Man in winter coat shoveling driveway during heavy snowstorm.
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Marc LaVoie
January 10, 2020 - 9:14 am
Kansas City, MO - The entire Kansas City area is included in a Winter Storm Warning that has been issued by the National Weather Service. The warning begins at 6 p.m. Friday and continues through 9 p.m. Saturday. The forecast for Friday calls for rain, which is expected to begin to freeze after 5 p...
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Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs runs onto the field
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KMBZ News Staff
January 06, 2020 - 11:36 am
Kansas City, MO - Several events are scheduled this week as the Kansas City Chiefs head into the NFL playoffs this coming Sunday, January 12th at 2pm. Friday night, Kansas City's skyline will glow red to support for the team. Here's how you can paint the town red ahead of the game at Arrowhead...
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AP News Staff
December 26, 2019 - 3:04 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Christmas Eve shooting in Kansas City, Missouri, has left one man dead. The Kansas City Star reports that police were dispatched to a southern Kansas City neighborhood about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. Police said a man was located on the ground near a car and was declared dead at...
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KC Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes at Arrowhead in the snow during a game against the NE Patriots
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Marc LaVoie
December 18, 2019 - 9:08 am
Kansas City, MO - The Chiefs are once again well-represented in the Pro Bowl, with six players named on the AFC team. The NFL released the names of players on the AFC and NFC teams for the game to be played in Orlando, Fla. January 26. The Chiefs have the third-highest number of Pro Bowl players in...
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Man in Jail
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KMBZ News Staff
December 06, 2019 - 6:16 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A deal has been struck between Kansas City and Jackson County to house some of the inmates displaced when the Heartland Correctional Center near downtown shuts down. Mayor Quinton Lucas said he's proud a solution has been found. "We saw that there was a challenge with the...
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Traffic on Highway
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KMBZ News Staff
December 06, 2019 - 4:15 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Multiple portions of westbound I-435 will be closed for signage work and shoulder repairs beginning Thursday, December 5, with rolling closures of various portions of the road scheduled through Friday, December 13. MoDOT said the closures will take place between I-435 and the...
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Tenants Bill of Rights
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KMBZ News Staff
December 03, 2019 - 8:45 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After three hours of debate Monday night, the Kansas City Special Committee on Housing Policy approved a Tenants Bill of Rights ordinance. It aims to prevent discrimination based on things like past arrests, income or eviction history. "The motion passes, this will be heard...
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