Two boys, ages 13 and 16, and a 15-year-old girl were shot Saturday night on the Country Club Plaza. Mayor Sly James was nearby and shoved into a flower bed by his security detail. James on Sunday pledged action this week to deal with violence in Kansas City's tony shopping and entertainment district.More > Big issues on the Country Club Plaza are coming back up after a mob of teens flooded the shopping center last weekend, and it turned dangerous.More > With warmer days ahead, the Kansas City Police Department is stepping up its patrols of the Country Club Plaza in an effort to prevent problems from hordes of rowdy teens.More > Implementing a citywide 9 p.m. curfew for teens would be a Herculean task for police officers, council members learned Wednesday.More > The Country Club Plaza is asking Kansas City to move up its curfew as a way to handle unruly teens who are creating problems for visitors and merchants.More > Kansas City Mayor Sly James said Monday afternoon he is strongly leaning toward implementing a citywide 9 p.m. curfew for youth starting this Friday.More > Mayor Sly James signed a new curfew law Friday requiring most teens to leave the Country Club Plaza and four other entertainment districts earlier starting tonight. No problems were reported Friday night.More > Kansas City Council members are putting the finishing touches on a new curfew law that could be voted on as soon as Thursday. Targeting selected areas for the new curfew and boosting the fine for parents whose kids violate the new law are among the highlights. More > STORY: Kansas City Council considering daytime curfew for kidsMore >
A Prairie Village woman believes her daughter and her friend were targeted as the "token white kids" cited for violating the curfew at the Country Club Plaza over the weekend.Deena Blake believes KansasMore > A Prairie Village woman believes her daughter and her friend were targeted as the "token white kids" cited for violating the curfew at the Country Club Plaza over the weekend.More >
GRAPHIC PICTURES: CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - It was one of the most gruesome sights in Cleveland crime history.More > A year-long, multi-agency investigation resulted in the arrest of 28 people for charges ranging from murder to racketeering. Law enforcement officers from the Baton Rouge Police Department, East BatonMore > A year-long, multi-agency investigation resulted in the indictment of 28 people for charges ranging from murder to racketeering.More >
Often times it's tough for soldiers returning home from service to get re-established in their community and it can be especially difficult for injured soldiers to adjust. That's why there's Homes forMore > Homes for Heroes, a program that helps injured soldiers get free homes, helped one Kansas City soldier Tuesday.
A government office says a South Korean passenger ship carrying about 470 people has sent a distress call off the southern coast after it began leaning to one side.More > Dozens of boats, helicopters and divers scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two...More >
Courtesy: Twitter US Airways spent Monday as one of the top trending topics on Twitter.More > US Airways says the image was accidentally included in tweets to two customers who had complained about the airline's service on Twitter.More > An ailing Miley Cyrus has canceled her concert Tuesday night at Sprint Center.The notice came a matter of hours before she was scheduled to go on stage.A concert promoter tells KCTV5 that Cyrus is in theMore > An ailing Miley Cyrus has canceled her concert Tuesday night at Sprint Center. She apparently is at a Kansas City hospital Tuesday night.
It's difficult for Paul Temme to talk about what he saw and experienced that awful day last Sunday. Tremme came to the Jewish Community Center to work out. Little did he know he would soon be mired inMore > KCTV5 talks to a man who witnessed the terrible shootings in Overland Park, KS, a man who was shot at trying to help.More > An incredible photo snapped Saturday at the iconic Pipeline on Oahu's North Shore is going viral. A mother humpback whale and her calf were cruising just offshore when a set rolled in. J.T. Gray of NorthMore > An incredible photo snapped Saturday at the iconic Pipeline on Oahu's North Shore is going viral.More > A shooting has occurred at the Jewish community center in Overland Park. This was reported about 1 p.m. Sunday at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, according to an Overland Park FireMore > WATCH LIVE AT 11:30 A.M: A 14-year-old boy and his grandfather were killed along with a female during shootings at two Jewish-related locations in the Kansas City area. The accused killer is a white supremacist and appeared to yell an anti-Semitic phrase when taken into custody.
Three people were injured Tuesday afternoon in an apartment fire in Independence.This occurred about 2:45 p.m. at the Hawthorne Place Apartments, 438 N. Kendall Dr. All are expected to be OK. The fireMore > A family was injured Tuesday afternoon in an apartment fire in Independence.More >