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 Friday, Aug. 30, 2019:

Five Things You Need to Know

RAYTOWN, MO (KCTV) – Raytown police are leading a multi-agency search for a four-year-old boy who went missing from his home early Friday morning. (More)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – Thousands of travelers will be on Kansas City area roadways and at KCI today to get a head start on Labor Day weekend travel. See that travel by the numbers, along with how the hurricane might affect it. (More)

KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) – A UMKC professor who alleged the university retaliated against him because of complaints involving another professor has been awarded $360,000 stemming from two lawsuits. (More)

KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) – An off-duty Kansas City officer shot and killed a man after a disturbance downtown, police say. (More)

(CBS News) – Research shows the number of deaths resulting from drivers running red lights is at a 10-year high. (More)


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MEMPHIS, TN (MEREDITH) – Police have arrested a mom and daughter accused of stealing $200 worth of crab legs. (More)


GREEN BAY, WI (AP) – Chiefs fall to the Packers in their last preseason tune-up before Saturday cuts. (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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