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Governor Eric Greitens
KMBZ News Staff
May 25, 2018 - 4:19 pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Missouri lawmakers have subpoenaed Gov. Eric Greitens to testify before a special panel considering whether to try to impeach and remove him from office. The chairman of the House investigatory panel announced Friday that it has subpoenaed Greitens to appear before the...
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Surveillance video shows a person of interest in a shooting outside the Uptown Theater on May 11, 2018
Kansas City Police Dept.
May 25, 2018 - 12:40 pm
Kansas City police have released surveillance video of a person of interest in a murder outside the Uptown Theater. Michael Silas was killed on May 11th as the concert featuring Memphis rapper Yo Gotti was wrapping up. Silas was found shot to death in a parking lot near 37th and Broadway Boulevard...
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Marc LaVoie
May 25, 2018 - 11:54 am
The first arrival from IcelandAir lands at Kansas City International Airport Friday at 8:45 p.m. Flights to Reykjavik officially begin Saturday. About 300 people make transatlantic flights every day from Kansas City, said Justin Meyer, KCI spokesman. "The flight to Iceland gets us Iceland, plus 25...
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Getty Images North America-Craig Barritt-Stringer
May 25, 2018 - 4:54 am
An attorney for a Missouri House investigatory panel says a lawyer for Gov. Eric Greitens has impugned the integrity of the House in an attempt to divert attention from an investigation into the governor. Lawyer Edward "Chip" Robertson Jr. released his statement Thursday in response to Greitens'...
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Bill Grady
May 25, 2018 - 4:40 am
The proposal to rename the new terminal at Kansas City International Airport in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King is facing strong opposition from people who do not believe it is enough. A campaign was launched in April with the backing of U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver to rename The Paseo after Dr. King...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 25, 2018 - 4:20 am
More than 74 years after his death a World War II Marine flies back to his hometown Friday. In 1943 Jack Krieger landed against stiff Japanese resistance on the small island of Tarawa, with a mission of securing the island. He was killed on the first day of the battle. "About a thousand men were...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 24, 2018 - 6:44 am
It is no secret that people around the world have changed, and continue to change, because of the influence of technology, especially smartphones. A ubiquitous sight in America today is the couple seated at a restaurant table, their eyes cast downward with devices in their hands, barely saying a...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
May 24, 2018 - 6:00 am
A federal grand jury handed down an indictment Wednesday against a Los Angeles man who is accused in a fatal "swatting" call in Wichita. The indictment names Tyler Barriss, 25, and two other gamers who were involved in a dispute that led to the fake emergency call. Barriss already faces state...
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Marc LaVoie
May 24, 2018 - 5:44 am
Kansas City, MO - The city would like the public's help to identify two men seen in the act of illegal dumping loads of garbage. Still images show the men backing a trailer into a vacant Land Bank property near 51st Street and College. The vehicle is believed to be a white Ford Expedition. The men...
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Jackson County, Missouri
Bill Grady
May 24, 2018 - 5:18 am
Acting Jackson County Sheriff Darryl Forte is acquainted with all the problems facing the Jackson County Jail, and he understands it may become his problem in the near future. In his first one-on-one interview since taking the oath of office in Jackson County, Forte said the jail has been...
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