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Community prepares to honor two fallen Wyandotte County deputies

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Two Wyandotte County deputies killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest Thursday following a joint funeral service.

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Complete list of Fourth of July fireworks celebrations in your neighborhood

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Here is a list of fireworks, festivals and other Independence Day events in cities across the metro area. 

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Adalberto Mondesi to see playing time at shortstop, Yost says

Adalberto Mondesi (AP File Photo) Adalberto Mondesi (AP File Photo)
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Monday evening's trade of former Kansas City Royals closer Kelvin Herrera was one passing of the torch.  On Tuesday, Royals manager Ned Yost announced another one as Adalberto Mondesi will become the full-time shortstop soon.  Once Mondesi starts at the position, it will bring to an end current shortstop Alcides Escobar's streak.  "You know, we talked about the streak last night," Yost said. "And there's going to be times where he'll sit. But it's time... More>>

Ways to assist the families of the Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies

There are two available options to assist the families of fallen Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies Patrick Rohrer and Theresa King. (KCTV5) There are two available options to assist the families of fallen Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies Patrick Rohrer and Theresa King. (KCTV5)
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There are multiple options to assist the families of fallen Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies Patrick Rohrer and Theresa King. 

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Questions remain after police shooting in downtown Kansas City killed 2 men

A lot remains unknown five days after a police shooting in downtown Kansas City killed two men. Police say two men were arguing over a gun and a golf cart at Barney Allis Plaza near 12th and Wyandotte when police arrived and opened fire. Both men -- Timothy Mosley and Robert White -- died. More>>

FORECAST: This is just the beginning of a long string of wet days

Skies will be littered with clouds this evening from storms scattered across the Midwest as a few ongoing showers and thunderstorms continue to rumble across our area. More>>

Second man charged with murder in teen's death outside of Olathe restaurant Video included

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Police have identified the person killed outside of an Olathe restaurant as 17-year-old Daniel Bowden.

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Roberts, Moran say they oppose policy of separating families at the border

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U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) and U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) are both calling on the U.S. Justice Department to halt family separations.  Roberts was one of 12 Republican Senators to write a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling for an end to the policy.  "We support the administration’s efforts to enforce our immigration laws, but we cannot support implementation of a policy that results in the categorical forced separation of minor children fr... More>>

Sheriff's Office: Body discovered in field in Harrisonville Video included

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The Cass County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was discovered in the 23500 block of S. Airport Road in Harrisonville.

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'Jurassic Dorito' giant chip selling for more than $12,200 on eBay

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Frito-Lay has announced the creation of the Jurassic Dorito, which is 18 times the size of a regular Dorito chip -- and it's going for $12,211 on eBay as of the afternoon on June 19.

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'It's a blessing': Woman, 75, freed from prison after 30 years on Greitens' last day

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A woman who spent more than three decades behind bars had her sentence commuted by Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on his last day in office.

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Edwardsville mayor, state Senate candidate apologizes amid leaked blackface photo

Current Edwardsville mayor and State Senate candidate Hal Patton photographed 10 years ago at a friends Halloween Party. (Credit: Belleville News-Democrat) Current Edwardsville mayor and State Senate candidate Hal Patton photographed 10 years ago at a friends Halloween Party. (Credit: Belleville News-Democrat)
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State Senate candidate and current Edwardsville Mayor Hal Patton is coming under fire for a controversial photo that surfaced of him in blackface taken nearly 10 years ago. 

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Candidate's poster of Wonder Woman lassoing cop criticized

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The only Democratic candidate of Kansas attorney general is under fire for displaying a poster in her law office that shows the cartoon character Wonder Woman holding a lasso that is around a police officer's neck.

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Missouri lawmaker who helped investigate Greitens resigns

Republican Rep. Shawn Rhoads (Missouri House of Representatives) Republican Rep. Shawn Rhoads (Missouri House of Representatives)

A Missouri House member who served on a panel investigating former Gov. Eric Greitens has resigned from the Legislature.

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What drinking alcohol means for your cancer and death risk

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Those who never drink also might do so for other health reasons that could put them at an overall higher risk of death compared with light drinkers.

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Amazon's Alexa checks in to Marriott hotels

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Amazon announced a partnership with Marriott, bringing Echo devices to hotel rooms. 

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Police: Mom caught son in bed with middle school counselor

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Shannon Hathaway, who was a 33-year-old counselor at Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD's Harwood Junior High School, was booked into the Tarrant County Jail on Thursday, accused of improper relationship between educator and student. 

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Police seek help locating missing 26-year-old Belton woman

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Jessica N. Parsons was last seen Sunday. She left her home on foot and supposedly went for a walk to Memorial Park in Belton.

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  • Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:12:22 GMT
    (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...(Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >
  • 5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:36:55 GMT
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    Five people have been charged in a "smuggling scheme" following the fatal crash of an SUV that was fleeing Border Patrol agents and sheriff's deputies in South Texas, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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    Five people have been charged in a "smuggling scheme" following the fatal crash of an SUV that was fleeing Border Patrol agents and sheriff's deputies in South Texas, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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  • Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:19:27 GMT
    FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
    FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's "Family Guy," donated $2.5 million this week to National Public Radio and Southern California Public Radio's newsgathering efforts.

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    Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's "Family Guy," donated $2.5 million this week to National Public Radio and Southern California Public Radio's newsgathering efforts.

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  • Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:22:51 GMT
    Hollywood creators are speaking up against Fox News Channel for its coverage of the debate over President Trump's immigration policies, the latest coming after Fox's Laura Ingraham likened detention centers for...More >
    Hollywood creators are speaking up against Fox News Channel for its coverage of the debate over President Trump's immigration policies, the latest coming after Fox's Laura Ingraham likened detention centers for children to summer camps.More >
  • The Latest: Salah scores, but Russia beats Egypt for 2nd win

    The Latest: Salah scores, but Russia beats Egypt for 2nd win

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:12:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Switzerland's Steven Zuber, left, scores his side's first goal during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Switzerland's Steven Zuber, left, scores his side's first goal during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018.
    Brazil's jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has made his debut as a football pundit.More >
    Brazil's jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has made his debut as a football pundit.More >
  • The Latest: Trump '1,000 percent' behind immigration bills

    The Latest: Trump '1,000 percent' behind immigration bills

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:12:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...
    Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia says lawmakers "need to do everything we can" to make sure children can stay with parents who cross the border illegally.More >
    Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia says lawmakers "need to do everything we can" to make sure children can stay with parents who cross the border illegally.More >

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