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Gladstone police want to question man about fatal shooting


Detectives want to question a 21-year-old man in connection with Gladstone's only homicide of 2014. More>>

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Obama dining with 4 Kansas City letter writers


President Barack Obama is taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans, with little time remaining for action on pressing issues before Congress begins its August recess. More>>

Man charged in June deadly parking lot shooting


A 24-year-old man has been charged in connection with the June 14 shooting that killed Christopher Mondaine in a parking lot near Sixth Street and Grand Avenue, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Tuesday. More>>

Local fire department gets oxygen mask for pets


A new device could help save the lives of pets in the event of fire - an oxygen mask made just for pets. More>>

Obama to announce US sanctions on Russia


President Barack Obama is to announce a new round of U.S. sanctions against Russian banks and a shipbuilding company Tuesday. More>>

Man charged with car dealer's murder over bad sale


A man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk-car dealer with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong has been charged with his murder. More>>


Kansas City police say drug PCP caused explosion


Kansas City police say a weekend explosion is the first time they've encountered such a blast caused by the powerful hallucinogenic drug PCP. More>>

Woman jailed for leaving children in store after shoplifting Video included


After leaving her children inside the store, 26-year-old Rebecca Stoltz told a friend to go pick them up, according to police.


Girl dies after being hit by plane in Florida

The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. More>>

Five years later, Olathe man still missing


Police are continuing to investigate and seek information on the location of an Olathe man who has been missing for five years. More>>

Mom arrested for letting son walk to park alone Video included


Police charged a mom with felony neglect for allowing her 7-year-old son to walk to a nearby park by himself. More>>


Meow! Traveling circus features all cats

 One "cat lady" has started her own circus to help cats find new homes. (7/29/14)

Facebook forces separate chat app on mobile users


Facebook will stop the messenger function within its iPhone and Android apps, pushing a new app for mobile users that want to chat. More>>

Lenexa teen killed after fall on Colorado mountain


A Lenexa teenager who died last week while climbing one of Colorado's most popular peaks was a 2014 high school graduate who excelled in engineering. More>>


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  • Highway, bridge money at risk: Senate to vote

    Highway, bridge money at risk: Senate to vote

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:41:53 GMT
    The Senate is scheduled to take up legislation Tuesday to keep federal highway money flowing to states, with just three days left before the government plans to start slowing down payments.More >
    Racing to adjourn for the summer, the Senate scheduled major votes Tuesday to keep federal highway funds flowing across the nation - billions of dollars to avert layoffs for construction workers and shutdowns of road and...More >
  • Clean-air rules assailed as too much, too little

    Clean-air rules assailed as too much, too little

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:33:35 GMT
    Hundreds of people will tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver.More >
    Hundreds of people across the country lined up Tuesday to tell the Environmental Protection Agency that its new rules for power-plant pollution either go too far or not far enough.More >
  • US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

    US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:29:03 GMT
    European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.More >
    Spurred to new action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, followed swiftly by a new round of U.S. penalties targeting key...More >
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