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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 Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019:

Five Things You Need to Know

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (AP) — Missouri drivers are no longer required to get inspections on vehicles less than 10 years old. (More)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- He was naked and barefoot at 3 a.m. on a stranger’s front porch. Now, Northland neighbors want him found and police are on the case. (More)

RAYTOWN, MO (KCTV) -- Facial recognition software is being used all over. From boarding a plane to unlocking your cell phone. Now, a local school district is using it. (More)

RAYTOWN, MO (KCTV) -- A woman says she was attacked by a Kansas City, Missouri firefighter and that it happened at a busy intersection near the Raytown, Kansas City line. The victim of the beating told her story to KCTV5 News. (More)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV) -- The new specialty pizza at Casey’s General Stores honors the Midwest! (More)


Today’s Trending Story

(CNN) -- More middle school and high school students in the United States are being exposed to secondhand vapor from e-cigarettes in public places, new research finds. (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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