KC News

January 24, 2018 - 5:14 pm
Drexel, MO - The police chief in Drexel, Missouri was arrested overnight. According to the Cass County Sheriff's office, Chief Jonathan Carpenter, 39, is accused of drunkenly pointing a gun at another man during an argument around 2:00 this morning. Cass County deputies were dispatched to a home in...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
January 24, 2018 - 6:37 am
The father of one of five people allegedly killed by a Mexican national who was in the country illegally has filed a lawsuit against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The plaintiff claims agents had two opportunities to detain and deport 42-year-old Pablo Serrano-Vitorino before March 2016...
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Jim Cunningham
January 24, 2018 - 5:31 am
People whose New Year's resolution is to start riding a bicycle have an option that offers exercise with a little help. Electric bicycles, or eBikes, look a lot like ordinary two-wheelers, only with a small motor, mounted within the frame, that runs on a combination of human power and a lithium ion...
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Bill Grady
January 24, 2018 - 5:07 am
There's been a rise in the number of snow geese in the KC Metro, especially along the Missouri River according to wildife experts. Flocks of thousands of the white birds typically fly overhead in January and February heading North, btut this year more are simply hanging around the Metro. Watching...
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Michael Ronnebaum
January 24, 2018 - 4:45 am
The family of a child who was fatally shot in Kansas City is asking for witnesses to help police catch the killer. Dominic Young Jr., 9, was hit by a stray bullet while riding in a car with his father near 71 Highway and Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. It happened shortly after midnight Sunday. Family...
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January 23, 2018 - 12:08 pm
Blue Springs, MO - Police are asking for the public's help to track down a pair of robbers targeting motels and hotels around the KC Metro. They're wanted for a series of robberies in Grain Valley, Blue Springs, Independence and Overland Park. The woman, seen reaching over a counter with a handgun...
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January 23, 2018 - 7:51 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The U.S. Senate is moving toward a vote on Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's nomination for an ambassador's post. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed a motion Monday to cut off debate on President Donald Trump's nomination of the conservative Republican governor to serve as U...
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National Register of Historic Places
Kara Marxer
January 23, 2018 - 7:05 am
A historic Kansas City cemetery is facing expensive repairs. The remains of some of Kansas City's best-known citizens are buried at Elmwood Cemetery, including Morris Helzberg, founder of Helzberg Diamonds, Jacob Loose, founder of the company that would become Sunshine Bisquits and at least ten of...
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