KC News

January 26, 2018 - 8:11 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A task force at the University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia has recommended cutting 27 doctoral, masters and graduate certificate programs. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that the 15-member group released its findings Thursday. Programs on the proposed chopping...
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January 25, 2018 - 5:16 am
The U.S. Senate Wednesday night confirmed Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback as ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, giving his home state a new leader. Vice President Mike Pence had to cast the deciding vote so that the Republican governor's nomination by President Donald Trump could be...
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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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