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New lawsuit seeks info in 1988 fire that killed six Kansas City firefighters

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A new federal lawsuit argues information concerning the 1988 deaths of six Kansas City firefighters should be made public.

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St. Joseph police looking for missing 7-year-old girl, 35-year-old woman

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The St. Joseph Police Department is asking for help locating two missing people. One is 7-year-old Jasmine Robinson and the other is 35-year-old Sarah Butler-Young.

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Man recovers stolen motorcycle after posting about theft on Facebook

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More and more victims of crimes are turning to social media to see if online sleuths can help them get their stolen valuables back. 

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Movie review: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

You have to be living under a rock not to know it's the biggest thing on the big screen right now. Yes, it's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." Here, Trey Hock from Scene Stealers reviews the new movie on KCTV5 News This Morning with Natalie Davis. 

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Winter health risks you need to be mindful of

It's wintertime and, although it doesn't feel like it, it won't be long until the cold settles in and brings on a whole new set of health risks that we need to be aware of. Dr. Jennifer Patterson with Family Care of Independence lets you know what you need to be mindful of on KCTV5 News This Morning with Natalie Davis.

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Ronelle Williams has your StormTrack5 Forecast

Once the sun goes down, temperatures will cool through the 40s but it will be as good as a December evening can get. Great news for the Chiefs game! 

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Wrong-way driver charged in crash that killed married couple on Thanksgiving

Deone Starr. (KCTV) Deone Starr. (KCTV)
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The wrong-way driver in a crash that killed a married couple early on Thanksgiving has been charged with a DWI that caused the death of two or more people, according to court documents. 

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Man hospitalized with broken bones after jumping from burning building in KC's Crossroads

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A man had to be taken to the hospital for broken bones in his legs after jumping from a burning building in the Crossroads. 

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Woman sentenced in connection with first homicide of 2016

Destynie J. Wright's mugshot. (KCTV) Destynie J. Wright's mugshot. (KCTV)
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A woman has been sentenced for her role in a shooting that happened on New Year’s Day of last year.

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White House to push merit-based immigration in new campaign

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The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn the public against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push to move toward a more merit-based structure.

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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' boasts $45 million opening night

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"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" is off to a death star-sized start at the box office. More>>

Compromise of PayPal's TIO Networks could affect KCP&L customers

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Kansas City Power & Light was recently notified by PayPal, the parent company of TIO Networks, about possible unauthorized access to TIO’s network data. The exposure was limited to customers paying at third-party, walk-in pay sites. 

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Gary Amble has your StormTrack5 Forecast

Temperatures will fall into the upper 30s after sunset then hold steady overnight with temperatures still above freezing by sunrise Saturday morning.

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Local veterans in need are given cars for Christmas

Christmas came early for some of our country's heroes who were in for a big surprise today. It's a gift that will make a difference for some veterans for years to come. 

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Holiday Express train arrives at Union Station

Some holiday cheer pulled into Union Station on Friday. The Kansas City Southern Holiday Express Train brought Santa and his elves to town. More>>

Community members bring Johnson County park back to life Video included

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Not many people visit Nall Park, a small recreational area tucked into the northern tip of Johnson County. Its lack of use was one of the first things Brett Shoffner noticed about it.

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10 people from Missouri, Kansas indicted in meth conspiracy

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Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Larson of Missouri's Western District announced the indictments Friday. The suspects range in age from 25 to 65 and live mostly in the Kansas City area.

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Lawsuit alleges Olathe girl was raped by boy in school bathroom Video included

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A federal lawsuit alleges that a 12-year-old Olathe girl was raped by a boy in a school bathroom after a teacher failed to supervise their return to a classroom.

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Suspect in custody after 16-year-old girl shot, killed inside Kansas City apartment

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A 16-year-old girl has died after she was shot Wednesday inside the Park Meadow Apartment complex. 

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Man dies after stabbing at Kansas City car wash

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A 51-year-old man has died after he was stabbed last month at a Kansas City car wash. The victim has been identified as Roderick Torrence.

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Off-duty officer speaks publicly after self-defense shooting in Lenexa Costco Video included

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The off-duty officer who shot and killed a man in the Lenexa Costco is talking for the first time publicly about what happened.

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Man found guilty of killing girlfriend with bubble wrap

This photo provided by shows Beaufort County Detention Center shows Nick Evangelista. Evangelista who prosecutors said suffocated his girlfriend in bubble wrap, then stole her Jeep and spent weeks in Florida. (Beaufort County Detention Center via AP) This photo provided by shows Beaufort County Detention Center shows Nick Evangelista. Evangelista who prosecutors said suffocated his girlfriend in bubble wrap, then stole her Jeep and spent weeks in Florida. (Beaufort County Detention Center via AP)
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A South Carolina man who prosecutors said suffocated his girlfriend in bubble wrap, then stole her Jeep and spent weeks in Florida was sentenced to 45 years in prison.

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Net neutrality was repealed. Now what?

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai takes a drink from a mug during an FCC meeting where the FCC will vote on net neutrality, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai takes a drink from a mug during an FCC meeting where the FCC will vote on net neutrality, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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By voting to end net neutrality protections, the FCC is continuing a decade-long game of regulatory ping pong. The ball has come over to the conservative side of the net, but the match isn't over.

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Veteran receives new home in Eudora

A deserving family is home for the holidays in a new home. Purple Heart veteran Robert Hamilton and his family drove all the way from Pennsylvania to Eudora, KS to start a new life. When they got here, they were surprised with a new home.

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