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Apr 3, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; A general view of the interior of Kauffman Stadium prior to the opening night game between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Mets.
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Bill Grady
October 02, 2019 - 7:14 am
Kansas City, MO - Perhaps a change of ownership for the Kansas City Royals could result in a new baseball stadium downtown. Or perhaps not. KC Mayor Quinton Lucas is saying, “show me the money.” There's 'talk' that a new stadium might be part of the arrangement if Kansas City businessman John...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 02, 2019 - 5:48 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Icelandair has announced the airline will stop the only nonstop transatlantic service from KCI next summer, citing "commercial reasons" for ending the service. Icelandair has been forced to shell out millions of dollars to rent aircraft after its fleet of Boeing 737 Max jets...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 01, 2019 - 9:22 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- As school administrators and parents crack down, a new batch of ways to vape is emerging. It started with students hiding in bathrooms, according to high school principal Francis Thompson. "They would come in[to the bathroom], four or five at a time, and they'd start...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 01, 2019 - 6:08 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A few years after starting a successful donut shop, Donutology owner Andrew Cameron hit a proverbial wall when his father died, setting off a torrent of grief and anxiety. That's when he started talking to people about their own happiness, particularly through the medium of food...
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Lone Jack Historical Society
KMBZ News Staff
September 27, 2019 - 5:36 am
Lone Jack, MO - There's a battle raging all around you, and you're in a building on fire. Can you escape in time? This scenario is the premise behind a Civil War-themed escape room experience put on by the Lone Jack Historical Society. And it happens right on the historical site of the Battle of...
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KMBZ News Staff
September 26, 2019 - 6:30 am
Kansas City, MO - The KC Metro could have a cold and wet winter, but also warmer weather, according to the Farmer's Almanac. Kind of like riding a roller coaster. The Farmer's Almanac has dubbed their forecast for this winter 'the Polar Coaster'. Sandi Duncan, managing editor, says when her team...
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Man preparing to smoke marijuana with a water pipe
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Bill Grady
September 25, 2019 - 10:57 pm
Kansas City, MO - A committee of the Kansas City Council has tabled a plan to decriminalize marijuana for at least one month. Public Safety Committee chair Kathryn Shields had to use the gavel during public testimony because some folks wanted to go beyond their allotted time. Others spoke out of...
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Port KC
KMBZ News Staff
September 25, 2019 - 5:02 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Some changes are coming to Kansas City's Historic Riverfront. Port KC has updated plans for a number of development projects near the River Market and Berkley Riverfront Park worth more than $225 million, including an option for affordable housing in the district. Mariah Shields...
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Lindsey Massoth
Rebecca Crockett
September 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Lindsey Massoth became a mother at the age of 16. She says she worked hard, but making ends meet to provide for her and her daughter was difficult. Her mother told her about The Grooming Project , a program founded to help single moms learn a trade that provides a living wage. "I...
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Exterior of apartment complex in Gladstone, where a child was shot to death
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Marc LaVoie
September 25, 2019 - 1:23 am
Gladstone, MO - A two-year-old boy was shot and killed Tuesday evening at an apartment complex near N. Oak Trafficway and Englewood Rd. The incident was reported at 5:54pm, Gladstone police said. Medics tried to revive the child. Adults were home at the time of the shooting, police said. The...
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