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Kansas City, KS shooting leaves 1 dead, 7 others injured

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A Saturday night shooting has left one person dead and seven others injured. Family members have identified the victim as Kevin Forman.

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Shooting survivors on potential collision course with Trump Video included

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Pressure is growing for tougher gun-control laws after a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people. More>>

Fort Osage National Historic Landmark and education center closed indefinitely after fire

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The Fort Osage National Historic Landmark will be closed indefinitely after sustaining damage from a grass fire.

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StormTrack5: Rain, thunderstorms bring sharp drop in temperatures for Kansas City area

It's going to be a wet start to the work week with a chance of rain and thunder through much of Monday. The afternoon and evening will hold a better chance of scattered showers and thunder. Morning temperatures in the 50s and 60s won't budge much until we get into the afternoon when they fall into the 40s. Winds will be breezy and switch out of the northwest later today.

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Scam Alert: IRS says to watch out for fake tax refunds

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The IRS is urging taxpayers to be wary of a scam involving a fake tax return being deposited into their bank accounts. The scam is growing quickly and has already affected thousands.

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Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat

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A growing number of states are considering laws allowing courts to temporarily remove guns from people considered to be dangerous. More>>

'Black Panther' blows away box office with $192M weekend

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Already a much-celebrated pop culture milestone, "Black Panther" is now a record-setting smash at the box office, too.

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After kidney transplant saves son's life, family waiting for call to save another life

Blake Conner is need of a living donor, and currently, he is at Stage 5 Kidney Failure. (Family photo) Blake Conner is need of a living donor, and currently, he is at Stage 5 Kidney Failure. (Family photo)
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The University of Kansas Health System released a new ad this month to raise awareness for organ donation. The ad features Brenden Conner from Platte City playing basketball. Thanks to a kidney donation, his life was saved. But as that search ended, another has began for the family. 

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Florida school shooting survivor was shot 4 times protecting his classmates

A memorial is set up at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High days after a shooting took place at the school located in Parkland, Florida. A memorial is set up at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High days after a shooting took place at the school located in Parkland, Florida.
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15-year-old Anthony Borges is recovering in the hospital after heroically protecting his classmates from gunfire.

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Trump backs efforts to bolster FBI gun checks

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President Donald Trump offered support Monday for an effort to strengthen the federal gun background check system as he hunkered down at his private Florida golf course just 40 miles from last week's deadly school shooting.

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Royals' fans react as reported Hosmer deal brings major changes to KC sports scene

Former Royals' first baseman Eric Hosmer has reportedly agreed to an eight-year $144 million contract with the San Diego Padres. (AP) Former Royals' first baseman Eric Hosmer has reportedly agreed to an eight-year $144 million contract with the San Diego Padres. (AP)
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The Kansas City sports landscape is changing as fans throughout the metro have been forced to say goodbye to some of the city’s biggest athletic heroes.

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