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FOX 8 Cleveland
First-time mom welcomes 6-foot-tall, 100-pound bundle of joy at Cincinnati Zoofemale giraffes. This is the 14th giraffe born in Cincinnati. The first dates
First-time mom welcomes 6-foot-tall, 100-pound bundle of joy at Cincinnati Zoo
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 hours ago
female giraffes. This is the 14th giraffe born in Cincinnati. The first dates back to 1889, when the zoo became the first in the Western Hemisphere to produce a baby giraffe. Cece came to the Cincinnati Zoo back in 2013 from the Kansas Ci... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Del Dunmire, larger-than-life millionaire, dies at 82to death to do something for people who meant something to him,” Thomas said.
Del Dunmire, larger-than-life millionaire, dies at 82
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 14 days ago
to death to do something for people who meant something to him,” Thomas said. Dunmire funded a prairie dog exhibit at the Kansas City Zoo, one that Mark Dunmire described as a tunneling setup allowing patrons to walk beneath the prairie dogs’... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Officer preaches mutual respect between police, community to KC kidskeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
Officer preaches mutual respect between police, community to KC kids
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Alanis Morissette welcomes baby girl Onyx on social mediakeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
Alanis Morissette welcomes baby girl Onyx on social media
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
City leaders plead for positive action in KC following Dallas shootingkeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
City leaders plead for positive action in KC following Dallas shooting
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Home of killer in 'Silence of the Lambs' sells for $195,000keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
Home of killer in 'Silence of the Lambs' sells for $195,000
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
A gay Sulu enters 'Star Trek,' but Takei disapproveskeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
A gay Sulu enters 'Star Trek,' but Takei disapproves
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Bill Nye visits new Noah's ark attraction he criticizedkeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
Bill Nye visits new Noah's ark attraction he criticized
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
New York man killed when mud-racing drag car hit tractor at Macoupin County Fairgroundskeys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and de
New York man killed when mud-racing drag car hit tractor at Macoupin County Fairgrounds
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
keys. According to police, a suspect threatened the woman with a weapon and demanded her cellphone, purse and car keys. Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeKansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee The Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzeeThe Kansas City Zoo has announced the names chosen for their baby orangutan and
Kansas City Zoo names baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
The Kansas City Zoo has announced the names chosen for their baby orangutan and baby chimpanzee, both born earlier this year. On May 23, a male Bornean Orangutan was born at the Kansas City Zoo. First-time mom Josie has strong motherly instincts... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC Zoo’s newest Orangutan and Chimpanzee officially have namesKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Friday was a big day for the Kansas City Zoo. The zoo announ
KC Zoo’s newest Orangutan and Chimpanzee officially have names
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Friday was a big day for the Kansas City Zoo. The zoo announced that they have officially selected names for a baby Orangutan and a baby Chimpanzee. Orangutan mom Josie gave birth to, Dusty, a Bornean Orangutan at the zoo on May... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC Zoo’s newest Organgutan and Chimpanzee officially have namesKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Friday was a big day for the Kansas City Zoo. The zoo announ
KC Zoo’s newest Organgutan and Chimpanzee officially have names
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Friday was a big day for the Kansas City Zoo. The zoo announced that they have officially selected names for a baby Orangutan and a baby Chimpanzee. Orangutan mom Josie gave birth to, Dusty, a Bornean Orangutan at the zoo on May... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climbKansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the ou
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climb
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 22 days ago
Kansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the outdoor orangutan exhibit closed until they can make certain the animals can't climb out of the enclosure. This comes after an orangutan's brief escape on Sunday. Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climbKansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the ou
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climb
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
Kansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the outdoor orangutan exhibit closed until they can make certain the animals can't climb out of the enclosure. This comes after an orangutan's brief escape on Sunday. Kansas... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Orangutan exhibit improvements will prevent future break outsKansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the ou
Orangutan exhibit improvements will prevent future break outs
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 22 days ago
Kansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the outdoor orangutan exhibit closed until they can make certain the animals can't climb out of the enclosure. This comes after an orangutan's brief escape on Sunday. Kansas... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KC Zoo to reconfigure orangutan exhibit after escape attemptThe Kansas City Zoo will reconfigure its orangutan exhibit after one of its pri
KC Zoo to reconfigure orangutan exhibit after escape attempt
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
The Kansas City Zoo will reconfigure its orangutan exhibit after one of its primates made a brief escape attempt on Sunday. The 7-year-old Bornean orangutan, Kali, was able to scale a 14-foot window using the metal pieces that separate the pieces of... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climbKANSAS CITY — The Kansas City Zoo is taking steps to improve an orangutan exhib
Kansas City Zoo fixing exhibit after orangutan's climb
KOMU Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
KANSAS CITY — The Kansas City Zoo is taking steps to improve an orangutan exhibit after an animal got to the top of the wall surrounding it. The 7-year-old orangutan, Kali, never left the exhibit or came in contact with people during Sunday's... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Orangutan exhibit improvements will prevent future break outsKansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the ou
Orangutan exhibit improvements will prevent future break outs
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
Kansas City Zoo officials announced Tuesday morning that they're keeping the outdoor orangutan exhibit closed until they can make certain the animals can't climb out of the enclosure. This comes after an orangutan's brief escape on Sunday. Kansas... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Near escape by orangutan prompts zoo to improve security measuresyoung orangutan caused quite a stir when she reached the outer wall of her encl
Near escape by orangutan prompts zoo to improve security measures
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
young orangutan caused quite a stir when she reached the outer wall of her enclosure and triggered a Code Red alert at the Kansas City Zoo. The zoo was placed on lock down on Sunday afternoon as zoo employees and visitors were instructed to... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Noel Neill, first actress to play Lois Lane, dies at 95the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
Noel Neill, first actress to play Lois Lane, dies at 95
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Emily Blunt, John Krasinski welcome baby girl, Violetthe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
Emily Blunt, John Krasinski welcome baby girl, Violet
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Jamie Foxx & Andy Cohen to play in MLB celeb softball gamethe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
Jamie Foxx & Andy Cohen to play in MLB celeb softball game
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
After BET speech, Jesse Williams focus of dueling petitionsthe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
After BET speech, Jesse Williams focus of dueling petitions
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
KDOT hopes zipper merge cuts delays during work on U.S. 69, 119th St. interchange bridgethe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
KDOT hopes zipper merge cuts delays during work on U.S. 69, 119th St. interchange bridge
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man's body found inside burning Northland homethe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
Man's body found inside burning Northland home
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man found shot and killed in the streetthe age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the ag
Man found shot and killed in the street
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
the age of 14. A KCK man is accused of attempting to rape a child under the age of 14. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Worker injured in suburban Chicago fireworks accidentInternational Airport is back on full power after problems with a transformer w
Worker injured in suburban Chicago fireworks accident
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 days ago
International Airport is back on full power after problems with a transformer were fixed. Orangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibitOrangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibit An orangutan got to the top of the wall... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
2 Chicago officers hurt by firecracker thrown at squad carInternational Airport is back on full power after problems with a transformer w
2 Chicago officers hurt by firecracker thrown at squad car
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 days ago
International Airport is back on full power after problems with a transformer were fixed. Orangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibitOrangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibit An orangutan got to the top of the wall... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Orangutan escapes from zoo exhibitKANSAS CITY - There was a scare for families at the Kansas City Zoo Sunday afte
Orangutan escapes from zoo exhibit
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
KANSAS CITY - There was a scare for families at the Kansas City Zoo Sunday after an orangutan got out of her enclosure. The zoo's director of operations compared the escape to a child who climbed too high up a tree and then did not know what to do... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man killed after crashing into chicken wing festivallanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement
Man killed after crashing into chicken wing festival
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
lanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement buckle. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Orangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibit Kalijon, a female Bornean orangutan whom a visitor admired in 2015, briefly e
Orangutan gets to top of wall at Kansas City zoo exhibit
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
Kalijon, a female Bornean orangutan whom a visitor admired in 2015, briefly escaped the ape house Sunday afternoon. No animals or people were hurt in the incident. File photo/... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Recommendations on keeping your pets calm during the fireworkslanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement
Recommendations on keeping your pets calm during the fireworks
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
lanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement buckle. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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Daily Mail
Orangutan climbs to top of wall at Kansas City Zoo's Ape exhibitIndependence day for the orangutan: Ape nearly escapes after climbing to the to
Orangutan climbs to top of wall at Kansas City Zoo's Ape exhibit
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Independence day for the orangutan: Ape nearly escapes after climbing to the top of a wall surrounding its enclosure at Kansas City Zoo... two days after orangutan got loose from its exhibit at Tampa zoo An orangutan got to the top of a wall... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Suicide attack carried out near US diplomatic site in Saudilanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement
Suicide attack carried out near US diplomatic site in Saudi
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
lanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement buckle. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Severe pavement buckling closes lanes on Interstate 435lanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement
Severe pavement buckling closes lanes on Interstate 435
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
lanes of northbound Interstate 435 at Blue Parkway are closed due to a pavement buckle. Orangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City ZooOrangutan makes brief escape at Kansas City Zoo The zoo says the 7-year-old animal is one of the more... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC Zoo goes on lock down to secure loose orangutanKANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Zoo was temporarily on lock down on Sunday w
KC Zoo goes on lock down to secure loose orangutan
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Zoo was temporarily on lock down on Sunday while zookeepers secured an orangutan that had reached the outer wall of its enclosure. Kali, a 7-year-old female orangutan, was seen on the outdoor wall of the exhibit... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Climbers used to test zoo’s new ape exhibitHOUR BY HOUR TRACK OF RAIN MOVING THROUGH, HEAVILY WEIGHTED ON WEDNESDAY. KRIS:
Climbers used to test zoo’s new ape exhibit
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
HOUR BY HOUR TRACK OF RAIN MOVING THROUGH, HEAVILY WEIGHTED ON WEDNESDAY. KRIS: PREVENTING PRIMATES FROM ESCAPING AT THE KANSAS CITY ZOO. LARA: THE ORANGUTAN CANOPY IS WEEKS FROM COMPLETION, AND THAT MEANS MAKING SURE THE ANIMALS CAN'T GET OUT.... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KC Zoo placed on brief lockdown after orangutan's near-escapeKansas City Zoo visitors were taken into buildings for safety after one of the
KC Zoo placed on brief lockdown after orangutan's near-escape
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
Kansas City Zoo visitors were taken into buildings for safety after one of the zoo’s orangutans nearly broke out of its exhibit Sunday. Zoo officials said Kali, the 7-year-old female orangutan, was seen on the outer perimeter wall of the exhibit... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
University of Central Missouri students among crash victimsThe Warrensburg Daily Star-Journal reports the victims of the crash Saturday ni
University of Central Missouri students among crash victims
KOMU Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
The Warrensburg Daily Star-Journal reports the victims of the crash Saturday night near the Kansas City Zoo were identified Monday as 21-year-old Tuiemanu Ripley, an American Samoan attending the University of Central Missouri, and 22-year-old Calleb... Read more

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