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KMBZ News Staff
March 09, 2020 - 4:42 am
Saturday night, in both Kansas and Missouri, news broke that each state now has someone who contracted COVID-19, more widely known as the Coronavirus.
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AP News Staff
January 21, 2020 - 6:29 am
A couple married for 65 years died on the same day within hours of each other at a Missouri nursing home
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Rebecca Crockett
September 18, 2019 - 5:58 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has released a survey on Lawsuit fairness, and Missouri ranks in the bottom 10 at number 44. That's up over the last few years from 49. The reason: Chief Operating Officer for the US Chamber Harold Kim told KMBZ St. Louis is one of the top hostile...
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Mar 14, 2019; Kansas City, KS, USA; Sporting Kansas City defender Matt Besler (5) heads the ball against Independiente forward Romeesh Ivey (22) during the second half at Children's Mercy Park.
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Marc LaVoie
August 21, 2019 - 7:36 am
St. Louis, MO - A city with one of America's richest soccer traditions is getting an Major League Soccer team. A nearly year-long campaign by a local ownership group, MLS4TheLoum has landed St. Louis a MLS expansion team. Terms of the successful proposal do not require public funding to build a...
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AP News Staff
May 14, 2019 - 6:44 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Police say five people have been shot, including three who died, following an incident at a home on the city's north side. Authorities say the shooting happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in the 4000 block of Shreve. Police said one victim is in critical condition, while...
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AP News Staff
December 17, 2018 - 7:23 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A Kansas teen with cystic fibrosis died in a Missouri hospital less than a week after Grammy Award winner Jason Mraz serenaded her as she waited for a second double-lung transplant. The Holton School district is saddened by the information that today, at approximately 6:25 p.m...
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AP News Staff
July 25, 2018 - 7:50 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Authorities say a prominent businesswoman and the wife of a former St. Louis police chief was killed instantly when a 1-ton chunk of concrete fell from a bridge over a roadway and crushed her car. Police identified the victim as 58-year-old Janet Torrisi-Mokwa, the wife of former...
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May 07, 2018 - 12:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis judge has ruled that the woman involved in an extramarital affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be allowed to testify at his felony invasion of privacy trial next week. Circuit Judge Rex Burlison on Monday rejected claims from Greitens' attorneys that the woman'...
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January 20, 2018 - 7:24 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri offered Amazon nearly $2.5 billion in incentives over 10 years in a bid to lure the company's second headquarters to the state. The Missouri Department of Economic Development on Friday released details of the state's proposal to create an "innovation corridor"...
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Jim Cunningham
September 25, 2017 - 7:44 am
Although it's been more than 200 years since the legendary New Madrid earthquake occurred, Missouri officials say the state remains at risk for a major tremor like the one on Sept. 19 that devastated Mexico City. Experts estimate the worst in a series of earthquakes that struck around New Madrid in...
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