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KCTV5 hosts open casting call for 'Survivor' on Saturday

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Super fans, first timers and everyone in between are invited to apply for a future season of the Emmy Award-winning CBS series.

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Missouri Governor Greitens charged with felony tampering with computer data

(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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According to the probable cause statement, the governor has been charged with two counts of "tampering with computer data to defraud or obtain property."

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N. Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests Video included

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North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. More>>

Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

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Officials in Republican-dominant states are pushing legislation ahead of midterm elections that would punish both doctors and patients for abortions. More>>

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FORECAST: Parts of the KC metro could see light rain this weekend

 There will be periods of light rain and drizzle on Saturday morning, later Saturday afternoon and overnight into early Sunday morning.

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Kidney donors, recipients get to meet each other

Kidney donors and recipients who were part of a historical local surgery chain got to meet each other on Friday. 

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Tickets to individual Chiefs games go on sale

Last night, we found out the Chiefs' schedule for 2018 and this morning fans got the chance to buy their single-game tickets.

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Kansas City looks to honor Dr. Martin Luther King

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Fifty years after his death, Kansas City is considering new ways to honor Dr. Martin Luther King.

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Family files lawsuit after missing man’s body is found 8 months later in KCI parking lot

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Randy Potter’s body was discovered in his truck in a lot at the airport in September of last year after he took his own life. The lawsuit filed by the Potter family’s attorney names the company Standard Parking Plus and two of its employees. For months, we’ve been tracking the story. Potter went missing January 17, 2017. A week later his family filed a missing person’s report. Potter was a frequent flier for business reasons, so the family said they came t... More>>

'Smallville' actress accused of recruiting women to be sex slaves, prosecutors say

Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP) Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP)
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Federal prosecutors say a television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend has been charged with sex trafficking for helping recruit women to be slaves.

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Changes to the way people enter Westport will be enforced beginning Friday night

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It's Friday night, and many people will be headed out to bars and restaurants in Westport, and tonight for the first time they'll encounter new rules on entering the area and parking their cars.

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Greitens prepares to battle potential second felony charge after indictment upheld Video included

Just this week, Attorney General Josh Hawley announced he believes there is strong evidence Greitens committed a felony level charge of tampering with computer data. (AP File Photo) Just this week, Attorney General Josh Hawley announced he believes there is strong evidence Greitens committed a felony level charge of tampering with computer data. (AP File Photo)
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Multiple questions were answered on Thursday as a judge ruled that Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens' invasion of privacy case will not be thrown out and that he will get his day in court.

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Kansas governor signs bill to bar guns from domestic abusers

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Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer has signed legislation making it illegal under Kansas law for people convicted of domestic violence to own guns.

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Chiefs interested in trading draft picks for spot in first round

Pre-NFL Draft news conferences are usually devoid of much news, but as KCTV5’s Neal Jones reports, Friday’s Chiefs news conference was a lot different. More>>

Kansas City criminal attorney weighs in on Gov. Greitens' case

We could find out as early as Friday night if Gov. Eric Greitens will face a second felony charge. He's accused of using his charity's donor list for campaign fundraising. The statute of limitations expires Sunday. More>>

Man suffers life-threatening injuries after shooting at party Video included

The shooting happened before 3:40 a.m. near an apartment complex in the 3300 block of Wyoming Street. (KCTV5) The shooting happened before 3:40 a.m. near an apartment complex in the 3300 block of Wyoming Street. (KCTV5)
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Authorities in Kansas City are investigating a shooting that left a man with life-threatening injuries on the city's west side early Friday morning.

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There has been, on average, 1 school shooting every week this year

A 19-year-old man gunned down students and staff with a rifle at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, slaughtering at least 17 unsuspecting students and adults. (CNN) A 19-year-old man gunned down students and staff with a rifle at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, slaughtering at least 17 unsuspecting students and adults. (CNN)
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We're only 16 weeks into 2018, and there have already been 20 school shootings where someone was hurt or killed. That averages out to 1.25 shootings a week.

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CDC: Don't eat any romaine lettuce

Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock) Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock)
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The number of people hospitalized due to an E. coli outbreak in multiple states continues to grow.

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Here's how this guy managed to take an entire year off of work

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His tips? Know where all your money is going and plan for all your expenses.

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New species of whale discovered in fossils found in California

(Sara Yogi/UC Berkley via CNN) (Sara Yogi/UC Berkley via CNN)
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There was also evidence of a previously unknown species of fossilized baleen whale.

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A preview of what’s new for 2018 at Worlds of Fun

Family trips to Worlds of Fun are unforgettable and this year the park is adding more magic.

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Tonganoxie's Danni Boatwright explains what it takes to win 'Survivor'

Nobody know what it takes to survive better than the metro’s own Danni Boatwright. She won it all on Survivor Guatemala and stopped by to give some insight on what it takes to come out on top.

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Celebrate Earth Day by bringing all your e-waste to KCTV5 News, and 1-800-GOT-JUNK will take it away. 

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Whatever Happened To? KFKF 94.1's Dale Carter reflects on ACM Awards win

A local radio personality recently won an Academy of Country Music Award for On-Air Personality of the Year. Dale Carter is the program manager and co-host for the morning show at KFKF 94.1. In this week’s edition of Whatever Happened To?, He sat down with KCTV5’s Joe Chiodo to reflect on receiving the award.

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Metro students to participate in nationwide school walkouts on Columbine anniversary

On Friday, students from Baltimore, MD, to Los Angeles, CA, and here in the Kansas City area will be protesting gun violence. They are walking out on the 19th anniversary of the tragic shooting that claimed 13 lives at Columbine High School. Five-hundred from 10 schools from both sides of the state line will walkout and gather at Hyde Park, located at 38th Street and Garfield Avenue. There they will listen to various speakers and set up voter registration booths.

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  • Southwest gives $5,000 checks to passengers on Flight 1380

    Southwest gives $5,000 checks to passengers on Flight 1380

    The National Transportation Safety Board is seen here onsite inspecting the Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.The National Transportation Safety Board is seen here onsite inspecting the Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
    Some passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 received a $5,000 check after a deadly engine failure that led to an emergency landing in Philadelphia.More >
    Some passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 received a $5,000 check after a deadly engine failure that led to an emergency landing in Philadelphia.More >
  • 'Smallville' actress accused of recruiting women to be sex slaves, prosecutors say

    'Smallville' actress accused of recruiting women to be sex slaves, prosecutors say

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:52:37 GMT
    Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP)Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP)

    Federal prosecutors say a television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend has been charged with sex trafficking for helping recruit women to be slaves.

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    Federal prosecutors say a television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend has been charged with sex trafficking for helping recruit women to be slaves.

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  • CDC: Don't eat any romaine lettuce

    CDC: Don't eat any romaine lettuce

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:27:59 GMT
    Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock)Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock)

    The number of people hospitalized due to an E. coli outbreak in multiple states continues to grow.

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    The number of people hospitalized due to an E. coli outbreak in multiple states continues to grow.

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