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Toni Anderson
May 23, 2017 - 11:11 am
The death of Toni Anderson was hypothermia and drowning, according to a release from Kansas City police. She also had ethanol, cocaine and methamphetamine in her system at the time of death. Police say her death was accidental. Anderson, 20, went missing after being pulled over by a North Kansas...
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Marc LaVoie
May 23, 2017 - 7:01 am
Disturbing new details are coming out of the investigation into the death of a seven-year-old Adrian Jones of Kansas City, Kansas. The boy's father and step-mother are both serving life prison sentences for torturing and killing the boy before feeding his remains to pigs. Investigators believe the...
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Kara Marxer
May 23, 2017 - 6:15 am
Despite public distaste for a 17-story reminder of a terrible tragedy in Kansas City, Kansas, the world's tallest waterslide will not be torn down in the near future. Attorney General Derek Schmidt has asked police for more investigative material surrounding the death of a boy last year on the...
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Michael Ronnebaum
May 23, 2017 - 6:06 am
Doctors who specialize in treating children have revised their dietary recommendations and say it is a bad idea to give children juice drinks. The American Academy of Pediatrics says children under the age of one should not be given fruit juice unless it is specifically advised by a doctor. The...
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Bill Grady
May 23, 2017 - 5:52 am
Federal health officials are not calling it an outbreak, but they are keeping a close eye on a dangerous fungus called Candida Auris. The fungal infections strikes mostly people with compromised immune systems. Once diagnosed, the fungus has a 50 percent mortality rate. The Centers for Disease...
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May 22, 2017 - 8:48 pm
Manchester Police have confirmed at least 19 people have died after an explosion at the Manchester Arena. The incident happend during an Ariana Grande concert. The US pop singer had just finished performing to an audience that included many children when there were reports of an explosion at the...
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May 22, 2017 - 5:21 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Records show that the stepmother of a Kansas boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints. A search warrant released Monday shows that 31-year-old...
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Jermaine Reed for Kansas City Mayor
Marc LaVoie
May 22, 2017 - 7:43 am
A second candidate has entered the race to become the next mayor of Kansas City. Third District Councilman Jermaine Reed announced his intention Sunday. "I wouldn't be here today if this community did not invest in me -- that's why I'm running for mayor," Reed said in a campaign video. "If we...
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