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FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2019, file photo, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt speaks in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. Schmitt on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, filed a lawsuit against the Chinese government, the Community Party of China and others, alleging that the hiding of information and other actions at the outset of the coronavirus outbreak led to loss of life and significant economic damage in Missouri. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
AP News Staff
April 22, 2020 - 5:06 am
BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday slammed a lawsuit brought against it by the U.S. state of Missouri over the coronavirus pandemic as “very absurd." Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the legal action has “no factual and legal basis at all" and repeated China's defense of its response to...
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A screenshot of listed videos on the Grandview MO police department facebook page
KMBZ News Staff
April 15, 2020 - 9:54 am
They didn't teach this in the police academy. In "cop stories" officers tackle books like What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night; Chicka Chicka Boom Boom; and One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.
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A KCFD firetruck rolls through downtown Kansas City
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KMBZ News Staff
April 13, 2020 - 7:25 pm
KCMO will turn on the Firefighter’s Fountain and Memorial at Pennsylvania and 31st Street Wednesday to honor EMT Billy Birmingham’s life and service.
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A row of orange traffic barrels lined up along a roadside
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AP News Staff
April 13, 2020 - 9:47 am
Faced with a budget shortfall, Missouri has postponed $46 million for 18 road and bridge projects that had been priorities for local governments. As many as 299 additional projects valued at $785 million could be at risk without federal help
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Harry S. Truman sworn in as 33rd president after death of FDR
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Marc LaVoie
April 07, 2020 - 10:09 am
It's been 75 years since a former Kansas City haberdasher was sworn in as president. Harry Truman would say he felt as if the sun, the moon and the stars had fallen on him after being thrust into the role of Commander-in-Chief during World War II.
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an illustration of several hands building a first aid kit
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KMBZ News Staff
April 06, 2020 - 8:55 am
Missouri recruiting retired healthcare workers, healthcare students and medical professionals to join its Disaster Medical Assistance Team
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a view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri from the south looking north
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KMBZ News Staff
April 01, 2020 - 8:55 am
Two KCPD members test positive for COVID-19. "The members are home and we look forward to their return to work once the virus runs its course," the department said in a statement.
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stacks of filled black trash bags
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Dan Weinbaum
March 31, 2020 - 7:29 am
KCMO residents can put out up to 12 bags at no extra cost during a no-tag trash bag amnesty in April. The Stay-at-Home order due to the coronavirus pandemic is disrupting spring clean-ups around the city and creating more residential trash.
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Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
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KMBZ News Staff
March 25, 2020 - 7:01 am
No need to rush out to renew your driver's license or plate tags in Missouri or Kansas. KS driver's license offices are closed, MO issues 60-day extension, and tax deadlines pushed.
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MO state rep Joe Runions of Grandview on a ventilator due to COVID-19
KMBZ News Staff
March 22, 2020 - 6:19 pm
A Missouri state Representative battling COVID-19 shares photo from his hospital bed and makes an urgent plea to governor: Please, do whatever is necessary to expedite the availability of testing kits. I have no doubt expanded testing will save lives.
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