KC News

June 01, 2017 - 5:29 am
Kansas legislators worry about exhausting operating funds now that their annual session is among the longest in state history. But they don't have a definitive answer for when the money runs out. Wednesday was the 103rd day of what was supposed to be a 100-day session. Republican legislative...
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May 31, 2017 - 3:44 pm
Overland Park, KS - Police are asking for help to identify a thief who jumped the front desk and stole an employee's purse May 18, 2017 at the Ramada Hotel at Metcalf and Shawnee Mission Parkway. The suspect is described as an light complexion African American male with a ponytail, in his early...
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May 31, 2017 - 7:06 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators are moving closer to approving a plan to increase state spending on public schools even as agreement keeps eluding them on raising taxes. The Senate gave first-round approval just after midnight Tuesday to a bill phasing in an increase in education funding of...
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Bill Grady
May 31, 2017 - 6:46 am
There could be more competition for the rebuilding of Kansas City International Airport. An email from Los Angeles engineering firm AECOM last week touched off another round of debate about the building of a new terminal at KCI. AECOM said it wanted to compete against Kansas City-based Burns &...
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Kara Marxer
May 31, 2017 - 6:32 am
Shawnee Mission Health is touting new technology that doctors say could help save the lives of stroke patients. Software called RAPID can send CAT scan images directly to a neurologist's smart phone. The idea is to give specialists more time to determine whether patients need more advanced...
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May 30, 2017 - 4:54 pm
Enjoy the outdoors now, because the mosquitoes will be buzzing around the Kansas City Metro soon enough. Today on our Summer Safety Checklist - dealing with those pesky skeeters! Not only can mosquitos be annoying, and itchy... they do carry diseases like West Nile Virus, various forms of...
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May 30, 2017 - 3:24 pm
Kansas City, MO - City manager Troy Schulte said today the city will now open up the bidding process to redesign and build a new single-terminal at the Kansas City International Airport, after another company expressed interest in designing, building and financing a new single terminal at KCI . “...
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Dan Weinbaum
May 29, 2017 - 9:00 am
Today on Memorial Day - we pay tribute to those members of the American military who paid the ultimate price in service to our country. We hope you'll remember them too, and honor the fallen. Video of Honor the Fallen - Memorial Day 2017 (ed. Please disregard the time/date stamp under the video -...
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May 29, 2017 - 7:40 am
Raytown, MO - An off-duty Jackson County sheriff's deputy shot and killed a suspected shoplifter at the Walmart on 350 Highway. The Raytown Police Department is investigating. According to a spokesperson, a loss-prevention worker attempted to stop a suspected shoplifter Sunday, May 28th. The...
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