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A dust plume seen by satellite moving west off the continent of Africa heading toward North America
NASA Worldview
KMBZ News Staff
June 25, 2020 - 10:41 am
Kansas City will see some effect of the Saharan Air Layer, which routinely pushes large amounts of dust off the African continent and brings it westward toward North America on the trade winds.
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Broken and damaged front red car windshield shattered glass window
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KMBZ News Staff
June 23, 2020 - 11:01 am
“You’d think that with traffic being cut down as much as it was during the coronavirus lockdown that we would not be looking at at these numbers. But that has just not been the case.”
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A man fills and rolls a marijuana joint
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KMBZ News Staff
June 19, 2020 - 10:47 am
On removing marijuana violations from city code, KC mayor said: "One of the ways we improve police-community relations is by eliminating laws that for too long have led to negative interactions, arrests, convictions, and disproportionate rates of incarceration of black men and black women."
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Chiefs fan Crystal Tipton seen on left jumping for joy at Super Bowl win, and on right on crutches
KMBZ News Staff
June 17, 2020 - 1:08 pm
In recovery, not from partying or from a lingering haze from the Chiefs' Super Bowl win, rather Crystal Tipton is recovering because as she jumped for joy... she badly injured her knee.
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Road Trip
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KMBZ News Staff
June 12, 2020 - 5:27 am
Looking for an excuse to get out of town? Look no further than the best social distancing safe daytrips within a few hours of Kansas City.
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FBI Special Agent in Charge Timothy Langan speaks at a news conference in Kansas City, Kansas
Marc LaVoie
June 11, 2020 - 11:25 pm
The death of Alonzo Brooks in 2004 has never been solved. Now, the FBI is offering a $100,000 reward for info, and says the death may have been a racially motivated murder. The cold case is to be featured on Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix in July.
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Photograph of arson suspects near the Country Club Plaza, May 30, 2020.
Kansas City Police Department
Marc LaVoie
June 10, 2020 - 7:48 pm
Kansas City police have identified suspects in the torching of a police car during recent protests on the Country Club Plaza.
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Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas addresses demonstrators with a bullhornon May 31, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. during protests at the Country Club Plaza
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KMBZ News Staff
June 05, 2020 - 9:41 am
Following days of protests, and spurred by the actions of police officers against people protesting in the streets, Mayor Quinton Lucas says the KCPD ordered to review use of force and will face several changes in how it investigates itself.
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A demonstrator yells at police officers during a protest on May 31, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. Protests erupted around the country in response to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota while in police custody.
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KMBZ News Staff
June 04, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Jackson County prosecutor says it's not her office pressing charges for minor offenses during Kansas City protests, launches website to collect evidence of police misconduct and excessive force.
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Demonstrators and police face each other during a protest at the Country Club Plaza on May 31, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Dan Weinbaum
June 01, 2020 - 1:45 pm
Following a peaceful daytime protest, the third night of unrest in Kansas City was relatively calmer and less damaging than the previous night.
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