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Jim Cunningham
April 18, 2017 - 5:20 am
The NCAA is set to select sites on Tuesday for upcoming events and Kansas City officials are hoping for more business from the country's premier college sports organization. The city submitted 55 bids for the 2018-2022 academic years, said Kathy Nelson, Kansas City Sports Commission President and...
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KMBC
April 17, 2017 - 5:53 pm
Kansas City, MO - A vehicle was pulled from the water of the Missouri River late Monday afternoon. Witnesses say around 9:00 pm Sunday a driver steered the car around boulders along a walking path and drove into the water near the Heart of America Bridge. The investigation into why and how the car...
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Jim Cunningham
April 17, 2017 - 12:44 pm
Kansas City, MO - A recovery operation is underway along the banks of the Missouri River at Riverfront Park. Witnesses say around 9:00 pm Sunday a driver steered the car around boulders along a walking path and drove into the water near the Heart of America Bridge. The Missouri State Water Patrol...
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April 17, 2017 - 7:53 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A suburban Kansas City teacher is accused of sexual misconduct a dozen years ago with a male who was a teenager at the time. Jackson County prosecutors charged 52-year-old James R. Green Jr. of Blue Springs with six felony counts of second-degree statutory sodomy. Green is a...
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April 17, 2017 - 7:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - An important case about the separation of church and state comes up in Justice Neil Gorsuch's first week on the Supreme Court bench. The outcome could make it easier to use state money to pay for private, religious schooling in many states. The justices on Wednesday will hear a...
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Kara Marxer
April 17, 2017 - 6:12 am
The state of Kansas is offering help to citizens who want to quit smoking. About 36.5 million Americans smoke cigarettes. An estimated 480,000 people die every year from smoking. This week Kansas residents can get free medications and quitting aids shipped directly to their homes. The Kansas...
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Jim Cunningham
April 17, 2017 - 5:26 am
A search resumes Monday in Kansas City after a car apparently went off a bridge into the Missouri River. Kansas City Fire Department dive teams launched a rescue effort Sunday night near the Heart of America bridge. Someone called 911 shortly after 9 p.m. to report seeing a car plunging into the...
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April 15, 2017 - 9:18 am
Police in KCK investigating the cause of a deadly car crash. From police: On Saturday, April 15, 2017, at approximately 0030 hours the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department responded to a serious injury accident near 55th Street and Metropolitan Ave. Upon arrival officers located a black sedan and...
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