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Crooks targeting Great Clips Hair salons in Kansas City area


Since June, burglars have broken into 11 Great Clips Hair salons in the Kansas City area with most of the stores in Johnson County. More>>

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Mineola boy won't let rare disease slow him down Video included

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Ethan Duplechein was born with Caudral Regression Syndrome, which means he is missing part of his lower spine and can't move his legs. Doctors said he would never be mobile or even able to sit up on his own. More>>

Shoplifters find new way to steal items undetected


New technology is forcing criminals to come up with ways to make a clean getaway, and police want crooks to know they are onto one of the techniques. More>>

KCTV5, PrepsKC bring area's best high school football information


KCTV5 and PrepsKC are excited to renew their partnership and bring you the best high school football information. More>>

Kansas City neighborhood faces rash of shed burglaries


Residents in one Kansas City neighborhood are frustrated with the thieves who are breaking into garages and sheds to rip off lawn equipment. More>>

Chain-reaction crash slams vehicle into pedestrian


A pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit during a chain-reaction crash. More>>

Chiefs lineman Donald Stephenson suspended for four games


The NFL has suspended Chiefs offensive lineman Donald Stephenson for using a banned performance enhancing drug. More>>

Organizations help people beat the heat


Temperatures climbed higher than 90 degrees on Friday and meteorologists say it will be just as hot through the rest of the weekend. The heat is particularly hard on the elderly community, which is why organizations like Meals on Wheels send volunteers to make sure older people across the metro are staying cool. More>>

Bacon-Fest 2014 hits town


Bacon-Fest 2014 hits town Saturday afternoon. Organizers are expecting 2,500 people to turn out for an afternoon of bacon-themed noshes and cocktails. Highlight will be the "best in sow" award, handed out at the end of the event. More>>

Family again pleads to help to find mother, toddler's killer


Families of the mother and daughter again pleaded Friday for someone to come forward to provide information that could lead to an arrest in the brutal slayings of Myeisha Turner and her 3-year-old daughter.

SCDPS: Trooper who arrested NFL player for speeding fired Video included


The Highway Patrol trooper who arrested an NFL player in Laurens County has been fired, the South Carolina Department of Public Safety confirmed on Friday. More>>

New app won't let kids ignore parents


Worried if your teen is OK or just ignoring your phone calls and texts? The Ignore No More app forces kids to stay in touch with their parents.

Portland homebuyer finds locks changed, home occupied


Rod Nylund is ready to start doing work on the home he just purchased, but he was shocked to find the house occupied and the locks changed.

Ferguson shooting: Where's Officer Darren Wilson?

As the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson calmed early Friday after nights of protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen, the question remains: Where's the police officer who pulled the trigger? More>>

Police: Couple used dog to lure 2 Amish girls


A northern New York couple used a dog to lure two Amish sisters from their family farm stand with a plan to turn them into slaves, an investigator said Thursday. More>>

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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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