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Investigators probe cause after Lawrence hotel partially collapses during blaze Video included

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Authorities say a fire has destroyed a Lawrence motel but that the occupants evacuated safely.

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Carjacking victim, 73, comes face to face with wanted man out of Lenexa

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The Lenexa Police Department is looking for a man who they say is responsible for a number of hit-and-runs and a carjacking that happened on Wednesday. Officers are searching for Raymond Anthony Cornejo Jr., 37.

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3 hurt after head-on crash in Independence

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Three people were hurt in Independence following a head-on crash.  The wreck happened about 7 p.m. Tuesday night on 24 Highway near Missouri 291 Highway.  The conditions of the victims are unknown at the time. Also unknown are the circumstances of the crash.  More>>

Ex-doctor's victims recount sex abuse as young gymnasts Video included

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One of the dozens of sexual abuse victims of a disgraced former Michigan sports doctor has warned at his sentencing hearing that "little girls don't stay little forever.".

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In cold weather, keeping your dog's paws safe critical

When temperatures are this low, you should take special precautions with your cat or dog. Ashley Arnold has more with the importance of keeping your pup's paws safe. 

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Night after KU rallies on road against West Virginia, K-State looks for own statement win

The Kansas Jayhawks knocked off West Virginia, overcoming a 16-point deficit for a rare Jayhawks upset victory. Can Kansas State knock off a Top 10 opponent too? Dani Welniak and Tom Martin break it down. 

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Workers in Kansas City brave the cold to do their jobs

Many have no choice but to brave the cold - it's their job. KCTV5's Kelli Taylor spoke to some of them about handling the challenges Kansas City weather can throw at us. 

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Watch: Florida fugitive jumps off balcony to avoid capture

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 Once they realized Walker would try to exit through the back? They were waiting for him.

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Vandals topple 100 beehives, kills 200K bees

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Dozens of boxes of beehives scattered on the ground, with piles of bees, dead.

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Missouri Republican legislators call on embattled GOP governor to resign

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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A number of Republican state lawmakers issued blistering calls Tuesday for Gov. Eric Greitens to step down, a sign of mounting pressure on the embattled governor in the aftermath of allegations that he had blackmailed a woman he had an affair with. 

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Northland family finds service dog three days after it goes missing following crash

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A crash on icy roads over the weekend has led to a desperate search.  A family's emotional support dog, named Diesel, escaped after the wreck at Agnes and Cookingham in the Northland.  Diesel is more than just a pet for Alyssa Benjamin's daughter, Eliza. The black lab is a constant companion, a service dog that helps her owner's severe anxiety.  "She goes everywere with her," Benjamin said. "She sleeps with her she rides in the car with her, everything...

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Legislature files suit against Jackson County Executive Frank White

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The Jackson County Legislature is suing County Executive Frank White. 

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Navy filing homicide charges against 2 ship commanders

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The Navy says it is filing negligent homicide charges against the commanders of two ships involved in fatal collisions last year. The charges are to be presented at what the military calls an Article 32 hearing, which will determine whether the accused are court-martialed. The actions, including charges against several lower-ranking officers, were announced Tuesday by the Navy's chief spokesman, Capt. Greg Hicks. Hicks says the decision to file charges was made by Adm. Frank Caldwe...

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In new statement, Greitens apologizes for 'pain' his 'personal mistake' caused

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens issued a new statement as calls pile up for him to resign the office. 

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Brett Anthony has your StormTrack5 forecast

Are you ready for a warm up? After a frigid night tonight, Jack Frost will loosen his tight, icy grip on Kansas City and a slow but steady warm up will commence. More>>

KCK police release surveillance video of car suspected to be involved in shooting

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The Kansas City, KS Police Department has released surveillance video of a vehicle suspected to be involved in a shooting in the 1200 block of Kansas Avenue. 

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Doc: Trump healthy, did 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test

White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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President Donald Trump's overall health "is excellent" and he did "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening, the Navy doctor who performed Trump's first medical checkup said Tuesday.

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Poll: Is a school policy banning "best friends" appropriate?

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Schools in England are banning a common concept around the world, and especially with children: best friends.

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Lawyer says he turned in hours of 'Fifty Shades of Greitens' audio to law enforcement

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A Missouri attorney says he turned over to law enforcement hours of privately recorded tapes concerning Republican Gov. Eric Greitens, as the governor faces an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct and...

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Matt Damon apologizes for comments on sexual misconduct

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Matt Damon says the backlash for his comments on sexual misconduct was actually very helpful. 

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Kansas City zoo workers, animals brave frigid conditions Video included

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When bitter cold temperatures hit the metro, the Kansas City Zoo isn't spared. 

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4 Missouri republicans call for Gov. Greitens to consider resigning Video included

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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Two St. Louis-area Republican lawmakers have asked Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens to consider resigning amid allegations of blackmail. 

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Two charged in fatal shooting of 18-year-old Blue Springs man

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Two men have been charged in the fatal shooting and attempted robbery of an 18-year-old Blue Springs man.

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Royals pitcher Danny Duffy pleads guilty to DUI in Overland Park Video included

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Royals pitcher Danny Duffy has pleaded guilty to driving under the influence in Overland Park and has been placed on a year's probation.

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Man sent to hospital after holding in sneeze

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A 34-year-old man in Britain held his sneeze inside, which sent him to the hospital for two weeks.

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