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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 Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019:  

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – Police swarmed a Kansas City high school after gun fire outside and found a teenage girl shot and killed. (more)

PARKVILLE, MO (KCTV) -- College sports is no longer just on the field, the court, the track and the pool -- it's online. The first collegiate esports varsity team in the Kansas City area is revealing their new facility at Park University on Wednesday morning. (more)

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Donald Trump intends to sign the border security deal to avoid another partial government shutdown, according to two sources who have spoke directly with the President. (more)

WICHITA, KS (KCTV) -- A bomb scare at a Wichita Home Depot goes from terrifying to hilarious. See why a misunderstanding in the store's bathroom led to a 9-1-1 call about a bomb threat. (more)

AUSTIN, TX (AP) — Kansas State ranks among the best in college basketball on defense, so the Wildcats' are not generally cited for lack of toughness. (more)

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Norwalk, OH (Meredith/CNN) -- Ethan Lindenberger grew up thinking that not being vaccinated was normal. Now 18, the Ohio resident never got a flu shot or the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine as a boy. (more)

Kansas City Sports


Kansas City Mavericks v. Tulsa Oilers/ Independence, MO/ 7 p.m.

Women’s Basketball:

Kansas Jayhawks v. Oklahoma Sooners/ Norman, OK/ 7 p.m.

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