Your Morning Brief

Before you head out the door this morning, here is your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

Here are the top headlines in Kansas City for Tuesday, July 9, 2019:

Five Things You Need to Know

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Many drivers know what it’s like to have accidentally driven into a pothole, bottomed out on a bumpy road or even had to take a detour because of highway construction. (more)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Two deadly shootings in Kansas City are leaving investigators with a busy Tuesday morning. (more)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The Kansas City fire department, homeland security and the hazardous response team were called to the IRS building early Tuesday morning. (more)

LEAVENWORTH, KS (KCTV) - Former Kansas Secretary Kris Kobach announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate in Kansas, even after party elites begged Kobach to drop out. (more)

BLUE SPRINGS, MO (KCTV) -- Numbers from the Missouri Attorney General’s Office that African American drivers get pulled over more than white drives doesn’t surprise one critic. (more)


Today’s Trending Story

RIVERSIDE, CA (CNN) -- The 7.1 magnitude earthquake that shook California on Friday also ripped open a fissure. (more)


MLB All-Star Game; Cleveland, OH; 7 p.m.

CLEVELAND (AP) -- We've seen Reggie hit the light tower, Pete Rose crush a catcher to score the winning run and a tribute to Ted Williams that sent shivers through Fenway Park. But come the All-Star Game on Tuesday night, baseball fans might witness something they've never seen before. (more)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Fans in Kansas City have packed the Power & Light District for the last month to cheer on the US in the Women’s World Cup, & the massive show of support could help bring more international play to KC. (more) is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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