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Kansas City shooting kills dad, paralyzes son, 10


Police are trying to figure out what led to a shooting that left a father dead and left his young son paralyzed. More>>

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Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart


A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. More>>


Police say they have arrested a man in connection with at least a dozen highway shootings that have terrorized motorists on Kansas City area highways. KCTV5 News has team coverage of this developing story.

After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security


A year after a pair of homemade pressure-cooker bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the Boston Marathon, runners and spectators began filtering in Monday morning at the starting line in Hopkinton... More>>

Lohan says on reality show she had miscarriage


Lindsay Lohan says she suffered a miscarriage during the taping of her reality TV series. More>>

Police investigate death in KCK


Authorities said a death investigation is underway in a KCK neighborhood. More>>

High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet


Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say threatens their... More>>

Car hits packed Florida church, injuring 21


A car slammed into a packed Florida church just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, injuring 21 people as it barreled through the brick outer wall and several rows of pews, Fort Myers police said. More>>

10 things to know for Monday


Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: More>>

SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'


South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster... More>>

One year after bombing, Lee's Summit woman to run Boston Marathon


A year has passed since the horrific explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The bombs killed three people and injured hundreds. Many of those survivors plan to run again this year, and a metro woman will run beside them. More>>

Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners


The classic wieners produced in March may be mislabeled and contain cheese.


Dole returns to Kansas for events in 10 cities

Kansas political icon Bob Dole has returned to his home state for 10 receptions and open houses over the next three days. More>>

Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?


From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing... More>>

Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN) Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN)

Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the... More>>

GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House


The House Republican campaign committee raised almost $10 million in March and has $31.2 million banked to defend the party's majority, according to financial reports filed Sunday. More>>

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr) Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr)

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many... More>>

On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security


In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston. More>>

Community honors 3 killed at Jewish sites


The Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council invited people all over the world to come together on Easter to remember the victims killed in shootings at a Jewish center. More>>


Orphaned bear cub raised by humans

A 5-pound bear cub was dropped off in an animal carrier. The cub is estimated to be between 8 and 10 weeks old. (4/20/14) More>>

A prehistoric step: 9-year-old trods on 10,000-year-old mastodon tooth

A 9-year-old Michigan boy stumbled across something -- literally -- that, it turns out, is a mastodon tooth. A 9-year-old Michigan boy stumbled across something -- literally -- that, it turns out, is a mastodon tooth.

Mastodons -- elephant-like beasts that lumbered across North America more than 10,000 years ago -- are long extinct, but apparently it wasn't tooth decay that did them in. More>>

Man shot following argument at Raytown gas station


Authorities are investigating a convenience store shooting. More>>

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