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JJ's to reopen across from original location


Nearly a year-and-a-half after it went up in flames in a deadly explosion, the owners of JJ's Restaurant say they have plans to reopen. More>>

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KCTV5 News Special Assignment Investigation: Life for pot

Marijuana is legal in many parts of the country, but a Missouri man is serving life in prison for possessing it. He has no more appeals and no hope for parole. KCTV5 News dug into his case and discovered something that could help his clemency request. More>>

Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines launching flights at KCI this summer


Spirit Airlines officially announced Wednesday morning that it is moving into Terminal C at Kansas City International Airport. More>>

Google Street View now lets users go back in time


Google Street View now lets users see how a place has changed over the past few years. More>>

'Call of Duty' player becomes victim of 'swatting'


A New York teenager becomes the victim of 'swatting' after the loser of a video game calls authorities.

Fire consumes KCK recycling facility


Firefighters are battling a fire at an exterior recycling storage area. More>>

Kansas will nullify local regulation of guns


Kansas will strip cities and counties of their power to regulate guns and nullify local gun regulations in July, ensuring that it will be legal across the state to openly carry firearms. That adds to a string of victories in recent years by the Kansas State Rifle Association and other gun-rights advocates. More>>

Judge grants request to change Bradley Manning's name to Chelsea


A Kansas judge has granted a request to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning. More>>

Amazon snares classic shows in deal with HBO


Fans of classic HBO shows like "The Sopranos" and "The Wire" will soon have access to those series and more through Amazon Prime in the first online streaming deal signed by the cable network. More>>

Nursing mom settles with TSA over breast milk at Sky Harbor Video included


Stacey Armato was traveling from Phoenix to Los Angeles with bottles of pumped breast milk for her 7-month-old son, which turned into a nightmare at the Sky Harbor security checkpoint. More>>


KCTV5 meteorologist, traffic anchor Lisa Teachman debuts Thursday

Lisa Teachman is making her big debut Thursday morning as KCTV5's newest meteorologist and On Time Traffic anchor. You can count on her and Gary Able, providing weather and traffic coverage together, starting at 4:30 a.m.

Murder suspect's tattoo reads 'murder' backwards Video included


Chapman's attorney stated in court documents the tattoo needed to be removed or covered up with permanent ink prior to the trial. More>>


What are 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.

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