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June 23, 2017 - 6:21 pm
Independence, MO - A hundred students made a trip from Ames, Iowa to help clean up the Little Blue Trace Trail. The teens are with a church group, and volunteered to paint over the graffiti that marks the underpasses on the trail. Independence tourism manager Kristi Eckfald says they are thankful...
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Bill Cosby
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June 23, 2017 - 12:34 pm
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The University of Missouri's Board of Curators has voted unanimously to revoke an honorary degree it granted to Bill Cosby. University system President Mun Choi recommended that the board strip the comedian of a doctorate in humane letters he received in 1999. Choi cited...
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June 22, 2017 - 3:39 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Chiefs announced today they were parting ways with its 6th general manager John Dorsey, effective immediately. Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt announced in a release, “I notified John that we would not be extending his contract beyond the 2017 season, and after...
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June 22, 2017 - 2:58 pm
Leawood, KS - Children with developmental disabilities now have a fourth option of where to play in the Kansas City Metro. Organizers behind the newest playground for children with special needs held a ribbon cutting at the Leawood City Park on Wednesday. The playground was funded by Variety...
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June 22, 2017 - 7:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City Zoo says a 31-year-old male chimpanzee died in an accidental fall from a tree. The zoo said Wednesday the chimp, called Bahati, climbed a tree while interacting with other chimps. He fell to the ground after grabbing a dead branch and died from injuries from...
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