KC News

February 28, 2017 - 10:42 pm
KCK-Unified Government Mayor Mark Holland is drawing a bead on run-down properties. Holland spoke with KMBZ following his state-of-the-government address. He says in many instances, blighted residential property is not the fault of the occupant. "The deadbeat, absentee landlords have wrecked urban...
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February 21, 2017 - 10:49 am
Kansas City, MO - The US Attorney for the Western District of Missouri has charged a man for his alleged role in plotting to launch a terror-style attack on Kansas City transit systems with people who he thought were members of Islamic State, but were actually undercover agents. Robert Lorenzo...
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January 27, 2017 - 7:16 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo - Original work featuring Mt. Vesuvius from famed American "pop art" artist Andy Warhol are now on display at Union Station. Three original proofs by Warhol were added to the ongoing Pompeii exhibition. Union Station's Michael Tritt says Warhol actually lived near Mt. Vesuvius, site...
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NOAA/NASA
January 23, 2017 - 8:01 am
Pleasant Hill, MO - Meteorologists have a powerful new tool in space to help track and predict the weather. In November 2016, the new GOES-16 satellite lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida aboard an Atlas V rocket. It's the first in the next generation of geostationary weather satellites. GOES...
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January 19, 2017 - 10:28 am
Jefferson City, MO - Once the GOP gained control of all branches of Missouri government, the so-called "Right-to-Work" legislation jumped front and center and is moving quickly through Missouri's capital, on its way to becoming law. The bill prohibits mandatory union fees in workplaces and it found...
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January 18, 2017 - 7:01 am
Kansas City, KS - The office of the new District Attorney for Wyandotte County announced today that a special prosecutor will take over the case against Tamika Pledger. Pledger is the community activist who is accused of running down several teenagers with a car in what she says was an effort to...
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January 16, 2017 - 7:56 am
Kansas City, MO - A carjacking that began Monday morning in Kansas City's Old Northeast ended when the stole car crashed into another vehicle and a building at the corner of 18th and Locust in the Crossroads. According to KCPD, three people were inside the stolen green mustang and one person was in...
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January 16, 2017 - 6:26 am
Kansas City, MO - Volunteers are fanning out across the Metro giving time and energy for a day of service on the Martin Luther King, Jr holiday. At the Harvesters food bank, more than 600 people will pass through today lending a hand. The mix of those helping are college students, people off from...
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January 13, 2017 - 11:52 am
Olathe, KS - A reward has been announced leading to the capture of those responsible for the theft of firearms at the Olathe Gun Shop early Friday, January 13th. The thefts occured in the early morning hours at the shop at 716 Rogers Rd. The thiueves got away with several firearms. Now the the...
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December 22, 2016 - 9:31 am
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Health Department confirmed today at least one case of mumps in the city. The virus has been moving around Missouri, and has now reached KC. KMBZ is told the KCMO health department is following developments and any spread, and working with medical providers. "We...
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