In the 1970s women were starting to break the glass ceiling in television news. Around that same time, a 22-year-old young journalist came to Kansas City and KCTV5 to start what would become a legendary career. More>>
KCTV5 Meteorologist Tom Wachs was in Moore when the EF-5 tornado struck. In his last report from Moore, he reveals the horror he saw and the optimism he has for Moore's future. More>>
Authorities are investigating the death of a 10-week-old who suffered from a skull fracture and other injuries. More>>
A child was struck by a car Wednesday evening. More>>
Thank you Kansas City for your generosity in donating bottled water for tornado-ravaged areas of Oklahoma.
It took almost eight contentious hours of debate for a divided Raytown City Council to approve a zoning change that will allow construction of a Walmart in downtown Raytown. More>>
As the survivors of the tornadoes in Moore, OK, begin their recovery efforts, many will be trying to locate pets and photos. More>>
While residents in Moore, OK, are just beginning their cleanup endeavor Joplin, MO, is marking two years since a devastating tornado tore through the town. More>>
One man is dead after two men attacked him in broad daylight with knives and meat cleavers.
Residents of a southern Overland Park neighborhood had feared a vicious killer was on the loose after a jogger was found dead, but his death has been ruled a suicide. More>>
A state district judge has ordered the Gordon Parks Charter School to remain open until the end of June. The Missouri Board of Education had voted to force the school to shutter its doors this month.
Minutes after the tornado reduced an Oklahoma elementary school to rubble, a photographer captured the courage and love as a scared little boy jumped into the arms of his next-door neighbor.
What is Nikita and Berlin up to today at the Kansas City Zoo? Find out here in this live polar-bear camera. The free, online viewing allows anyone to watch Nikita and Berlin up close from their computer.
KCTV5 News is expecting to learn Thursday what the outcome is of the first court appearance of the parents of a 9-year-old girl, who police said was horribly abused. More>>