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Kansas City Police locate missing 12-year-old girl

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Kansas City Police have located a missing 12-year-old girl. More>>

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Police: Men report having car window shot out on Highway 71

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A group says they were shot at while driving down the highway, and police are investigating if it could be linked to a series of shootings on Kansas City highways over the past month. More>>

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Police are asking federal investigators to help determine whether more than a dozen shootings in less than a month along Kansas City-area roads and highways are connected. KCTV5 News has team coverage of this developing story.
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Man who stabbed bus driver gets 5-year sentence

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Lewis Perkins, the man who brutally assaulted a Kansas City bus driver, was sentenced to five years in prison for the stabbing. More>>

Police: Roadway shooting investigation remains high priority

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Police continue to place a high priority on the investigation of a pattern of recent roadway shootings around the Kansas City metropolitan area, they said in a release Wednesday. More>>

Brownback welcomes input on need for hate-crime legislation

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Kansas does not have hate-crime legislation on its books, and Gov. Sam Brownback said he would welcome public input on the need for such legislation. More>>

Bowe admits to minor traffic offenses, marijuana charge dropped

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Prosecutors dismissed a marijuana charge against Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe and he admitted to minor traffic violations stemming from a traffic stop late last year. More>>

Jewish Community Center reopens with added security

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The Jewish Community Center began to rebuild Wednesday, starting by reopening its doors to the public. More>>

Louisburg mourns loss of second student in less than a year

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Months after a popular high school quarterback died in a car accident, Louisburg mourned the loss of a sixth-grader, a sudden victim of bacterial meningitis. More>>

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Authorities say woman killed when she jumped from moving car

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Officials say a woman was killed when she jumped from a moving vehicle on Interstate 70 on Wednesday afternoon. More>>

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Deserving soldier gets surprise with new home

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Homes 4 Wounded Heroes, a program that helps injured soldiers get free homes, helped one Kansas City soldier Tuesday.
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Local businesswoman leaves job, devotes her life to animals

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Teresa Johnson left corporate America five years ago to pursue her real passion - saving animals. Since then, she's saved thousands. More>>

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Neighbor called a hero after rescuing children from apartment fire

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A man is being called a hero after rescuing the children from a neighboring apartment unit from a blaze Tuesday.
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Driver, passengers recovering after wild carriage ride Video included

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A carriage driver and her five passengers were recovering Tuesday after a tour ride that went wrong.  More>>

Burglar caught on video creeping in nursery room Video included

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A burglar was caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby's room in a Houston-area home. 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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