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A Kansas City, KS school resource officer has been charged with three counts of indecent liberties with a child, Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree said. A Kansas City, KS school resource officer has been charged with three counts of indecent liberties with a child, Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree said.

KCKPS officer with indecent liberties with child; 3 victims in case, DA says

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A Kansas City Kansas Public Schools Police Department officer has been charged with three counts of indecent liberties with a child. 

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Judge rules Greitens’ criminal case will move forward Video included

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Thursday, a judge decided to move forward with the invasion of privacy case against Missouri Governor Eric Greitens.

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KCTV5 hosts open casting call for 'Survivor' on April 21

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Super fans, first timers and everyone in between are invited to apply for a future season of the Emmy Award-winning CBS series.

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Westport businesses clean up from rash of burglaries

A few local businesses around Westport are cleaning up from a rash of burglaries. 

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Lawmakers debate removing Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens

A St. Louis judge on Thursday rejected a request from Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens to dismiss a felony criminal indictment against him.

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Authorities looking for Lawrence man accused of rape, kidnapping

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Investigators say Michael Hooks from Lawrence is wanted on a warrant for kidnapping and rape.

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Number of Kansas City female homicide victims have grown from 2014-2017

Officers were called at about 4:30 a.m. to the area of 36th Street and Park Avenue after a person was found on a sidewalk. (KCTV5) Officers were called at about 4:30 a.m. to the area of 36th Street and Park Avenue after a person was found on a sidewalk. (KCTV5)
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Police in Kansas City are investigating a homicide after a woman was found dead on a sidewalk early Thursday morning.

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4 brothers found dead in rubble of Lake of the Ozarks home after a fire

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Authorities say four children have been found dead inside a house destroyed by fire in Missouri.

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Independence woman, 20, shot and killed inside home on South Oxford Avenue

Officers were called at about 12:36 a.m. after a shooting was reported in the 500 block of S Oxford Avenue. (File photo) Officers were called at about 12:36 a.m. after a shooting was reported in the 500 block of S Oxford Avenue. (File photo)
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Independence police have identified a 20-year-old woman as the victim from Thursday's homicide. 

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Missouri-Kansas City lays off 17 staffers, administrators

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The University of Missouri-Kansas City is cutting 17 staffers and administrators.

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No criminal charges in Prince's death, attorney says

No criminal charges will be filed in relation to Prince's April 2016 death, Carver County attorney Mark Metz said in a news conference on Thursday. More>>

Mother thanks Lenexa man who helped her with children on flights

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It’s not every day that someone has a heartwarming experience on a plane, but one woman is sharing her story about the kindness a Lenexa man showed her children during their flights.

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US experts back marijuana-based drug for childhood seizures

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US panel says a medicine made from the marijuana plant should be approved to treat severe epileptic seizures in children.

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FORECAST: 60-degree temps set to return Friday

Keep those coats handy with highs expected only in the middle 50s today. Hold on Kansas City, 60s are set to return tomorrow.

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You might want to change your go-to credit card

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Just like old habits, old credit cards can be hard to break away from. If you haven’t freshened up your wallet in a decade or more, you could be missing out on some big perks.

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Woman faces upgraded charges in Clinton officer's death

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Prosecutors announced Wednesday that the charge against 37-year-old Tammy Dee Widger has been upgraded from second-degree murder in the death of Officer Ryan Morton.

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Merriam police seeking help locating missing 15-year-old who walked away from school

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Police are seeking help locating a missing 15-year-old girl who walked away from school Thursday morning.

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Hazmat investigating after unknown substance mailed to Missouri Senate office Video included

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An investigation is underway after Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal received an unknown substance Thursday morning.

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These great bites await you at Worlds of Fun this season

Worlds of Fun executive chef Wesley Boston stopped by to show us how they make their brisket and waffle sandwich platter with homemade potato salad.

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TV tower collapses in southwest Missouri; killing 1 worker

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Southwest Missouri officials are investigating after a worker was killed when a TV tower collapsed.

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Reward increased to $5,000 in murder of pregnant Olathe woman

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A $5,000 reward is now available leading to an arrest in the murder of an Olathe pregnant woman.

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Show-Me Green: Major appliance purchases exempt from sales tax until April 25

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If you need new appliances for your home, this is the week to get out and buy it.

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    The Latest: EMT surprised Prince needed 2 shots for overdose

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:57:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...
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    (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo). Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. John Corina, left, speaks next to Deputy Joana Warren outside of the sheriff's homicide bureau office in Monterey Park, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018. Los Angeles County sheriff's investigato...(AP Photo/Mike Balsamo). Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. John Corina, left, speaks next to Deputy Joana Warren outside of the sheriff's homicide bureau office in Monterey Park, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018. Los Angeles County sheriff's investigato...
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  • The Latest: Cosby lawyers say witness isn't cooperating

    The Latest: Cosby lawyers say witness isn't cooperating

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:57:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby, left, arrives for his sexual assault trial, Thursday, April 19, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby, left, arrives for his sexual assault trial, Thursday, April 19, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.
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    The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is rejecting the defense's fifth bid for a mistrial.More >

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