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Grandview house fire sends 3 to the hospital on Saturday

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The Grandview fire department is investigating an early morning house fire that sent three people to the hospital.

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Olathe police investigate report of attempted kidnapping

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Police are investigating an attempted kidnapping report in Olathe.  

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2 injured in shooting at comedy club at 8th, Walnut

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Two people were injured in a shooting that happened at a comedy club at E. 8th Street and Walnut Street in KC. 

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Tornado, flooding leads to multiple deaths in Kentucky

Home destroyed on Dot Road in Adairville, Kentucky. Home destroyed on Dot Road in Adairville, Kentucky.
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Multiple people are dead after tornado, floods, and powerful storms ravage Kentucky town.

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Truman Medical Centers announces delivery of identical triplets

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Truman Medical Centers said on Sunday that identical triplets were born at one of their hospitals.

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Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy. More>>

Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy. More>>

Railroad crossings in Olathe close after train hits stalled car

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According to the Olathe Police Department, two railroad crossings had to be closed for a period of time after a train hit a stalled vehicle on Saturday. 

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Kansas tops Texas Tech for record 14th straight league title

Devonte Graham scored 26 points and No. 8 Kansas set an NCAA record with its 14th straight regular-season conference championship, clinching at least a tie for the Big 12 title with a 74-72 victory against sixth-ranked... More>>

Democratic intelligence memo released but with redactions

Rep. Adam Schiff's memo was written to rebut a Republican memo that accuses the FBI of suppressing Democratic ties to an opposition research dossier on Trump and Russia. Rep. Adam Schiff's memo was written to rebut a Republican memo that accuses the FBI of suppressing Democratic ties to an opposition research dossier on Trump and Russia.
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The House Intelligence Committee on Saturday released a Democratic memo in a redacted form that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses.

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Movie reviews: 'Black Panther' and 'Annihilation'

It's a good day for a movie today and we're talking about one of the hottest movies on the planet that's on pace to break a record.

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Person of interest in Friday evening homicide turns himself in

The person of interest in connection with the homicide that happened in the area of 58th and Forest. (Via the KCPD) The person of interest in connection with the homicide that happened in the area of 58th and Forest. (Via the KCPD)
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The person of interest in a homicide that happened on Friday evening has turned himself in, according to the Kansas City Police Department. 

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Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripples

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The indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office.

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Gov. Greitens declares state of emergency due to flood risk in southern Missouri

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In anticipation of a major storm system that could cause increased flooding throughout the southern part of Missouri, Governor Eric Greitens signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency and activating the resources of the Missouri National Guard.

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Two families connected by one heart

Two families are forever connected because of one heart and that connection was made three years ago.

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Man pleads guilty to charges stemming from road rage shooting in Shawnee

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A man has pleaded guilty to charges that stemmed from a road rage shooting in Shawnee, Kansas in November of last year. 

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Mavericks honor Officer Thomas Wagstaff

The Kansas City Mavericks honored a hometown hero on Friday night. Officer Thomas Wagstaff was shot in the line of duty last March while responding to a call about a burglary. Here's how the team rallied around him last night.

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Intruders tie local man up, set his home on fire

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A Kansas City father said two suspects forced their way inside his home and tied him up before setting the family’s house on fire near Monroe Avenue and 114th Terrace.

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Jury convicts man for road rage shooting that killed 19-year-old taking girlfriend home from ultrasound

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A Jackson County jury has convicted a 46-year-old Independence man who was charged in connection with the road rage shooting that left a 19-year-old man dead last summer. Early on Saturday morning, the jury found John C. Young guilty on six of eight felony counts: involuntary manslaughter, unlawful use of a weapon, assault, tampering with physical evidence, and two counts of armed criminal action. Young will be sentenced at a later date. According to court records, Kansas City poli... More>>

Delta and United join list of companies to cut ties with the NRA

The National Rifle Association of America is a nonprofit organization which advocates for gun rights. The National Rifle Association of America is a nonprofit organization which advocates for gun rights.
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Two major airlines. A cybersecurity firm. Six car rental brands. A home security company. An Omaha bank. Companies have scrambled to cut ties with the National Rifle Association over the past couple of days, and the list continued to grow into the weekend. 

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Trump says arm US teachers; they love kids as others don't Video included

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President Donald Trump says the armed officer who didn't stop the gunman who carried out last week's Florida massacre was either a "coward" or "didn't react properly under pressure.". More>>

Missouri lawmakers weigh in on Governor Greitens being indicted

Greitens released a statement saying he made a mistake but "did not commit a crime." (St. Louis Police Department) Greitens released a statement saying he made a mistake but "did not commit a crime." (St. Louis Police Department)
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Lawmakers in Missouri are still grappling with the indictment handed down by a grand jury on Thursday, halting any forward progress for the 2018 legislative session.

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After Florida shooting, Kansas City-area schools report dozens of threats

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Several local schools had extra officers on hand this week investigating disturbing comments made on social media. This includes Kansas City, KS, Olathe, Lee's Summit, Shawnee Mission and Park Hill.

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TSA makes another change to their security procedures

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Passengers KCTV5 News spoke with said they don’t mind the inconvenience as long as it makes traveling safer.

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Police: Woman who rammed White House barrier had tried to get inside before

This photo shows Jessica R. Ford, the woman who allegedly drove her vehicle through a barrier at the White House. (Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office) This photo shows Jessica R. Ford, the woman who allegedly drove her vehicle through a barrier at the White House. (Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office)
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The White House is on lockdown after a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier.

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Cell phone dangers: Your smartphone could be damaging your skin

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Many people just can’t live without their cell phone, but when you use a cell phone, you have to be alert.

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Chiefs to trade CB Marcus Peters to Rams

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The Chiefs are expected to trade cornerback Marcus Peters to the Los Angeles Rams.

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Man sentenced to 30 years in prison for raping girl younger than 14 years old

Richard T. Woodbridge. Richard T. Woodbridge.
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A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after he pleaded guilty on Friday to first-degree statutory rape of a girl younger than 14 years old.

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  • Late February brings punishing storms, flooding to Greater Cincinnati

    Late February brings punishing storms, flooding to Greater Cincinnati

    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:52 PM EST2018-02-25 20:52:50 GMT
    The Ohio River wasn't even expected to crest until late Sunday.The Ohio River wasn't even expected to crest until late Sunday.
    The Ohio River wasn't even expected to crest until late Sunday.The Ohio River wasn't even expected to crest until late Sunday.

    Landslides, downed trees, a possible tornado and thousands of people without power. Then there's the flooding. Late February punished the Tri-State with all kinds of wicked springtime weather.

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    Landslides, downed trees, a possible tornado and thousands of people without power. Then there's the flooding. Late February punished the Tri-State with all kinds of wicked springtime weather.

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  • Police: Man breaks in to Long Island home, claims to be a cop

    Police: Man breaks in to Long Island home, claims to be a cop

    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:45 PM EST2018-02-25 20:45:56 GMT
    Robert White, 48, forced his way into the victim's second floor bedroom apartment around 6:30 p.m., police said.Robert White, 48, forced his way into the victim's second floor bedroom apartment around 6:30 p.m., police said.

    A man was arrested after he broke into a Long Island home posing as a Nassau County police officer Friday evening.

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    A man was arrested after he broke into a Long Island home posing as a Nassau County police officer Friday evening.

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  • Man arrested for riding horse drunk on the freeway

    Man arrested for riding horse drunk on the freeway

    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:11 PM EST2018-02-25 20:11:53 GMT

    A 911 caller reported seeing a man ride a horse on a freeway in California. When highway patrol responded to the call, they found Luis Alfredo Perez riding his white Arabian horse on 91 freeway at about 1 a.m. Saturday morning.

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    A 911 caller reported seeing a man ride a horse on a freeway in California. When highway patrol responded to the call, they found Luis Alfredo Perez riding his white Arabian horse on 91 freeway at about 1 a.m. Saturday morning.

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