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Gladstone police want to question man about fatal shooting


Detectives want to question a 21-year-old man in connection with Gladstone's only homicide of 2014. More>>

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Obama dining with 4 Kansas City letter writers


President Barack Obama is taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans, with little time remaining for action on pressing issues before Congress begins its August recess. More>>

Man charged with car dealer's murder over bad sale


A man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk-car dealer with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong has been charged with his murder. More>>


Kansas City police say drug PCP caused explosion


Kansas City police say a weekend explosion is the first time they've encountered such a blast caused by the powerful hallucinogenic drug PCP. More>>

Girl dies after being hit by plane in Florida

The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. More>>

Five years later, Olathe man still missing


Police are continuing to investigate and seek information on the location of an Olathe man who has been missing for five years. More>>

Mom arrested for letting son walk to park alone Video included


Police charged a mom with felony neglect for allowing her 7-year-old son to walk to a nearby park by himself. More>>


Meow! Traveling circus features all cats

 One "cat lady" has started her own circus to help cats find new homes. (7/29/14)

Facebook forces separate chat app on mobile users


Facebook will stop the messenger function within its iPhone and Android apps, pushing a new app for mobile users that want to chat. More>>

Lenexa teen killed after fall on Colorado mountain


A Lenexa teenager who died last week while climbing one of Colorado's most popular peaks was a 2014 high school graduate who excelled in engineering. More>>

Overland Park police investigate attempted child abduction


Authorities are looking for the man accused of trying to abduct a 9-year-old Overland Park girl. More>>

Vehicle crashes into power pole, knocks out power


Hundreds of people were without power Tuesday morning in KCK after a driver smashed into a power pole. More>>


Mom says son got concussion on Worlds of Fun roller coaster


A Kansas City mom says her son got a concussion after riding the Timber Wolf roller coaster at Worlds of Fun. More>>


Family shares memories of 11-year-old killed in wreck


Relatives of 11-year old Noah Stratton, killed in an accident in Independence last Friday, say they are grieving deeply, but have only fond memories of young Noah whom they call "The greatest 11-year-old in the world."



PD: Man points rifle at woman, teen in Sky Harbor Video included


A Tempe man pointed an AR-15 rifle at a mother and her teenage daughter inside one of the busiest terminals at Sky Harbor International Airport on Friday, police said. More>>

Man fatally shot after fight breaks out


A young man is now Kansas City's 39th homicide victim, and police say they've found more people that may have been caught in the violence. More>>

KU added to list of schools in sex assault probe

The University of Kansas has been added to a list of colleges and universities under investigation for how they handled investigations into sexual assaults. More>>


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  • Clean-air rules assailed as too much, too little

    Clean-air rules assailed as too much, too little

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:58:21 GMT
    Hundreds of people will tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver.More >
    Hundreds of people across the country lined up Tuesday to tell the Environmental Protection Agency that its new rules for power-plant pollution either go too far or not far enough.More >
  • Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed

    Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:49:02 GMT
    Israeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City in the heaviest night of bombardment in three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.More >
    Israel on Tuesday unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the...More >
  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:25:39 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...More >
    The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football,...More >
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