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Police: Burglars strike 9 stores in 9 days

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Kansas City police are asking for the public's help to put a pair of burglars behind bars after the two have broken into a number of businesses, leaving behind an expensive mess. More>>

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Family: Teen improving after police stun gun hits near heart

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A teen who was hit near the heart by the probes of an Independence police officer's stun gun is improving after being placed in a medically induced coma, his family said Tuesday. More>>

Help ID man suspected of using stolen credit cards

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Authorities need help identifying a man attempting to buy some gift cards at an area grocery store using stolen credit cards. More>>

'W' guy enjoying Royals winning season

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Dave Webster is the Royals employee who dons an old-time baseball uniform and climbs to the top of the Hall of Fame building to proudly wave a 'W' sign when the Royals win at Kauffman Stadium.


 
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Krispy Kreme in Independence catches on fire

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Firefighters in Independence battled Tuesday afternoon a fire at the Krispy Kreme on Noland Road. More>>

Sherwood Cass forced to dismiss school early due to fire

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Sherwood Cass School District was forced to evacuate its K-12 grade school Tuesday after a fire broke out in a closet. More>>

Dog rescued after abandoned by evicted tenants

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A 2-year-old dog left chained up and abandoned in wretched conditions inside a Kansas City apartment needs a forever home. More>>

Hidden camera investigation catches mechanics not changing oils and filters, but charging for the work. More>>

Thieves target Shawnee children's museum garden

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Wonderscope is a place for little ones to learn about gardening, but plants, vegetables and even things bolted down to the garden have been taken up from the roots recently. More>>

Teen driver charged after striking pedestrians in Overland Park

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A 17-year-old has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after hitting two pedestrians and killing an Overland Park man. More>>

Work could grind to halt Thursday when Royals playoff tickets go on sale

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Work throughout the Kansas City area could grind to a halt Thursday morning as playoff-starved fans go online attempting to purchase their golden tickets. That's when potential Royals playoff tickets go on sale to the general public.
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Injuries reported in 2-vehile wreck on SB I-49

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Injuries have been reported after a two-vehicle wreck on southbound Interstate 49. More>>

Defense sec., Joint Chiefs chair hint at sending ground troops

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 Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said U.S. military advisers to Iraqi forces could eventually accompany those troops on combat missions if there is a need.
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Player fakes death during fake punt, fakes no one Video included

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Arkansas State snapped the ball for what looked like a punt from their opponent's 40-yard line, and receiver Booker Mays clutched his hands to his chest and toppled backward to the turf.

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Boy, 12, accidentally hangs himself in back yard

Funeral services are Wednesday for a 12-year-old suburban St. Louis boy who died in an accidental hanging in his back yard. More>>

One critically injured after motorcycle collides with car

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One person is in critical condition after a car hit a motorcycle in Olathe. More>>

Kansas election law looms large in US Senate race

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The Kansas Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday over whether the Democrat who wants to drop out of the U.S. Senate race must stay on the ballot, a dispute that could have a big effect on Republicans recapturing a... More>>

Police step up seat belt enforcement in school zones

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Overland Park police are joining other metro law enforcement agencies in an effort to prevent children from being injured and killed in automobile crashes. More>>

Woman thanks police for not using deadly force on grandson

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An officer is being treated after a suspect stabbed him earlier this month in Edwardsville. Now, the suspect's grandmother is thanking police for sparing his life and not using deadly force. More>>

Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case

A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown. More>>

FBI launches excessive force probe of Independence police

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The FBI announced Monday afternoon that it has launched an investigation of the Independence Police Department after a teen was left in a coma following an arrest. More>>

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