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roger waters
January 23, 2020 - 10:15 am
Roger Waters's 2020 North American Tour to stop in Kansas City August 29, 2020 – Sprint Center The creative genius of Pink Floyd returns to North America for an audio visual experience in the round. Tickets on sale beginning Friday, January 31 at 10:00am.
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A view from underneath the Iwo Jima Memorial looking into the faces of the statue.
Dan Weinbaum
May 22, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Memorial Day 2020: Their chair is empty. They once filled it with warmth, strength, laughter... And love. Now their chair is filled with memories. We Remember. Their Service. Their Duty. Their Sacrifice.
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Worker in forklift-truck loading packed goods in huge distribution warehouse with high shelves.
Getty / Kamonchai Mattakulphon
KMBZ News Staff
May 22, 2020 - 10:59 am
Several large companies with warehouse facilities and stores in the Kansas City Metro are looking to hire, even amid the constrictions on the economy caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Mugshot of Jason J. Cummins
KMBZ News Staff
May 22, 2020 - 9:21 am
Cummins, 37, had been the club director for Arson FC, a competitive soccer club in the Kansas City Metro.
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In this May 21, 2020, photo, the Larson sisters wash their hands inside the gate at their home in Dakar, Senegal. The girls were adopted from Sierra Leone after their father and other relatives died of Ebola. (AP Photo/Krista Larson)
AP News Staff
May 22, 2020 - 8:17 am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — “Are you going to die?” my 8-year-old daughter asked me the other day. “They said on the radio that adults are getting sick and dying.” "Maybe you should stay inside." Instantly I was flooded with the anguish so many parents around the world are carrying right now because we...
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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan, Friday, May 22, 2020. An aviation official says a passenger plane belonging to state-run Pakistan International Airlines carrying more than 100 passengers and crew has crashed near the southern port city of Karachi. There were no immediate reports on the number of casualties. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)
AP News Staff
May 22, 2020 - 8:06 am
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A passenger plane with 107 people on board crashed in a crowded neighborhood on the edge of the international airport near Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi on Friday after what appeared to be an engine failure during landing. Mayor Wasim Akhtar said at least five or...
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FILE - In this May 2, 2017, file photo, Janet Napolitano responds to a question while appearing before a Joint Legislative Audit Committee in Sacramento, Calif. The University of California will drop the SAT and ACT tests as admission requirements through 2024 and eliminate them for California residents after that, a landmark decision by the prestigious university system. The UC’s governing body, the Board of Regents, voted 23-0 Thursday, May 21, 2020 to approve a proposal by Napolitano that phases the tests out over five years, at which point the UC aims to have developed its own test. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file)
AP News Staff
May 21, 2020 - 7:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The University of California will drop the SAT and ACT tests as admission requirements through 2024 and eliminate them for California residents after that, a landmark decision by the prestigious university system. The UC’s governing body, the Board of Regents, voted 23-0...
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A fireworks display with people in foreground watching
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Dan Weinbaum
May 21, 2020 - 11:34 am
A number of cities in the Kansas City Metro have called off this year's 4th of July firework displays due to the pandemic and budget constraints.
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A large yard greeting sign in front of a house in KC
sign gypsies
E.J. Becker
May 21, 2020 - 10:56 am
Birthday wishes, graduation congrats, even hearfelt "thank you's" to medical workers are popping up in yards in the form of large whimsical signs.
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This April 16, 2020 photo shows a real estate company sign that marks a home for sale in Harmony, Pa. U.S. new home sales plunged 15.4% in March as the lockdowns that began in the middle of the month began to rattle the housing market. The Commerce Department reported Thursday, April 23, that sales of new single-family homes dropped to a seasonally ajdjusted annual rate of 627,000 last month after sales had fallen 4.6% in February. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
AP News Staff
May 21, 2020 - 9:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of existing homes plunged 17.8% in April with the real estate market still in the grips of the coronavirus pandemic. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that last month's decline pushed sales down to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.33 million units, the...
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