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 Monday, Mar. 18, 2019:  

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PARKVILLE, MO (KCTV) -- Flooding remains a major concern for areas along the Missouri River in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska. (more)

DES PERES, MO (KMOV) -- Michelle King said it was supposed to be a special moment that she and her fiancé, Amanda Shelton would share, learning how to ballroom dance for their upcoming wedding. (more)

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Police in the central Dutch city of Utrecht say they are investigating a shooting in a tram that left "multiple" people injured and are considering the possibility of a "terrorist motive." (more)

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (AP) -- A federal appeals court will hear arguments Monday over the constitutionality of a struck-down Kansas statute that had required people to provide documents proving their U.S. citizenship before they could register to vote. (more)

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Union Station will be filled up Monday afternoon with candidates and cold ones. (more)

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KANSAS CITY, MO (CNN) -- Fantasies of buying 423 castles or 2,143 Ferraris could become reality this week now that the Powerball jackpot has topped half a billion dollars. (more)

Kansas City Sports

FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) – The Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas State Wildcats find out who they will be facing in the first round of March Madness. (more)

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