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KMBC-TV Kansas City
2 bodies found in east KC home, infant taken to hospitalTwo bodies were found in an east Kansas City home Friday afternoon, along with
2 bodies found in east KC home, infant taken to hospital
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 14 hours ago
Two bodies were found in an east Kansas City home Friday afternoon, along with an infant, Kansas City police said. Police said they were called to the home near 21st Street and Van Brunt Boulevard after a baby was heard crying. Officers went inside... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Employee critically injured in shooting at businessKansas City police are investigating a shooting at a business that happened sho
Employee critically injured in shooting at business
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
Kansas City police are investigating a shooting at a business that happened shortly after 10 p.m. Thursday. It happened at the Country View Market, located at 5802 Swope Parkway on the city's east side. The victim, an employee, was taken to an area... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
One person in critical condition after shootingKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating a shooting that left on
One person in critical condition after shooting
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating a shooting that left one person in critical condition Thursday night. The shooting happened near 58th and Swope. Police say the victim suffered life-threatening injuries. The cause of the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Chase crossing into both sides of state line during rush hour ends in arrestKansas City police have one man in custody following a police chase that ended
Chase crossing into both sides of state line during rush hour ends in arrest
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
Kansas City police have one man in custody following a police chase that ended in Kansas City, KS, late Thursday afternoon. The chase started shortly about 4:48 p.m. near St. John Ave. and Hardesty Ave. on the city's northeast side. Police say they... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC man wonders why 2 men in separate cars would open fire on wife and great-grandkidsKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Police continue to look for the two young gunme
KC man wonders why 2 men in separate cars would open fire on wife and great-grandkids
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Police continue to look for the two young gunmen who fired shots at residents of a South Kansas City neighborhood and hit a 60-year-old great-grandmother in her side Tuesday evening. James Elmore, 68, says he and his... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Kansas City police say man's death is homicideKANSAS CITY - Kansas City police say the death of a 61-year-old man whose body
Kansas City police say man's death is homicide
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
KANSAS CITY - Kansas City police say the death of a 61-year-old man whose body was found in a burning home has been ruled a homicide. The Kansas City Star reports fire crews responding to the residential fire on Aug. 23 found the body of William P.... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Jump in KC homicide rate doesn't tell full story, police sayKansas City’s homicide rate is up compared to this time last year, but police s
Jump in KC homicide rate doesn't tell full story, police say
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Kansas City’s homicide rate is up compared to this time last year, but police said it’s a comparison that doesn’t tell the whole story. As of Sept. 1, the city has recorded 56 homicides, a 20 percent increase over the same time period last year. A... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Roads closed as police investigate crash, shootingPolice are still trying to figure out how a crash a shooting may be connected.
Roads closed as police investigate crash, shooting
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Police are still trying to figure out how a crash a shooting may be connected. Gladstone police say a shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. near the intersection of Northeast Englewood Road and North Oak Trafficway. Kansas City police are also on scene... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Police seek fleeing driver after high-speed chase ends in KCKPolice are looking for a driver that bailed out of his truck after a high-speed
Police seek fleeing driver after high-speed chase ends in KCK
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Police are looking for a driver that bailed out of his truck after a high-speed chase that crossed the state line and took police across several cities in the metro. The chase ended about 9:20 a.m. Tuesday at Lake Avenue and Fisher Street in Kansas... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Young man shot to death on the front porch of a KCMO homeKansas City police are investigating a homicide near Budd Park. Police said of
Young man shot to death on the front porch of a KCMO home
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
Kansas City police are investigating a homicide near Budd Park. Police said officers were dispatched to a home in the 5200 block of St. John around 2 a.m. on the report of a shooting. When police arrived they found a 19-year-old Hispanic male shot... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Smithville police officer injured after car slams into patrol vehicleA Smithville police officer is recovering after a driver slammed into the back
Smithville police officer injured after car slams into patrol vehicle
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
A Smithville police officer is recovering after a driver slammed into the back of his patrol car. The officer was taking radar along U.S. Highway 169 near Northeast Amory Road just after midnight Monday when the wreck occurred. He suffered only... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Two hurt in overnight drive-by shootingKansas City Police are investigating an overnight drive-by shooting that they b
Two hurt in overnight drive-by shooting
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
Kansas City Police are investigating an overnight drive-by shooting that they believe started as a fight at a nearby jazz club. Police said two groups got into an altercation at Mac's Jazz Club near Blue Ridge Boulevard at 71 Highway overnight. Both... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Shootings involving children become common in Kansas CityShots fired. A person is killed. A child is wounded. It's a pattern we're seein
Shootings involving children become common in Kansas City
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
Shots fired. A person is killed. A child is wounded. It's a pattern we're seeing all too often in Kansas City. "Every time you turn around, somebody getting shot or getting killed," one local resident who identified herself only as Geraldine... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
KC police find 1 dead, 2 wounded at home hit by arsonKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police have found a dead man and two other
KC police find 1 dead, 2 wounded at home hit by arson
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police have found a dead man and two other wounded victims at home where the front porch was set on fire several hours earlier. Police said in a news release that officers first responded to the home about 3 a.m.... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Man charged with assault and child endangerment following officer-involved shooting and crash in KCMOPierre Hill-Williams, 21, is charged with assault on law enforcement and child
Man charged with assault and child endangerment following officer-involved shooting and crash in KCMO
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
Pierre Hill-Williams, 21, is charged with assault on law enforcement and child endangerment. Police say, a man knocked over a Kansas City police officer’s motorcycle. The officer drew a gun and fired shots into the vehicle. One of the bullets nicked... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Police investigate after Kansas City officer fires into SUVKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine whether a wounded b
Police investigate after Kansas City officer fires into SUV
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine whether a wounded baby was shot in the foot when an officer fired into a sport utility vehicle that had rammed the officer, Kansas City police said Friday. "It is horrible that an infant... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toeA police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toe
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby was struck in the toe by a bullet from the officer's service weapon. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. Police say one of the men is... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KCPD officers comfort baby involved in chaotic shooting incidentKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say a suspicious vehicle struck a police officer on F
KCPD officers comfort baby involved in chaotic shooting incident
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say a suspicious vehicle struck a police officer on Friday, knocking over his motorcycle. That officer responded by fired shots into the maroon SUV as it drove away. Police say what that officer didn’t know, was that two... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toeA police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toe
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby was struck in the toe by a bullet from the officer's service weapon. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. No one in the suspect vehicle... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toeA police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toe
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby was struck in the toe by a bullet from the officer's service weapon. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. No one in the suspect vehicle... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toeA police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby
Officer fires weapon after crash, shoots baby in toe
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby was struck in the toe by a bullet from the officer's service weapon. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. No one in the suspect vehicle... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Officer fires weapon after crash, baby shot in toeA police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby
Officer fires weapon after crash, baby shot in toe
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after his motorcycle was rammed Friday, and a baby was struck in the toe. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. One of the babies was shot and police have not given any indication that the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Mother, young daughter found safeKANSAS CITY (AP) - Kansas City police said a woman and her 2-year-old daughter,
Mother, young daughter found safe
KOMU Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kansas City police said a woman and her 2-year-old daughter, who hadn't been seen since Wednesday, have been found safe. Police say 27-year-old Nicole Nelson and her daughter, Dajahnay Nelson, were found Friday morning. Local... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Officer fires shots after crash, 2 children involved in chaosA police officer fired shots after being involved in a wreck Friday morning. Tw
Officer fires shots after crash, 2 children involved in chaos
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after being involved in a wreck Friday morning. Two men are in custody and two infants were involved in the incident. One child was taken to the hospital to be treated for a foot injury and police officers are caring for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Officer fires shots after crash, 2 children involved in shootingA police officer fired shots after being involved in a wreck Friday morning. Tw
Officer fires shots after crash, 2 children involved in shooting
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
A police officer fired shots after being involved in a wreck Friday morning. Two men are in custody and two children were involved in the incident. One child has been taken to the hospital to be treated for a foot injury and police officers are... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Three ambulances ordered to shooting sceneThree ambulances have been ordered to the scene of a shooting in Kansas City.
Three ambulances ordered to shooting scene
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
Three ambulances have been ordered to the scene of a shooting in Kansas City. Kansas City police reported a shooting about 9:30 a.m. Friday at 58th Street and Jackson Avenue. A perimeter has been set up as officers search for the gunman. Sgt. Kari... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
WB Truman Road at Topping closed for short time after accident involving motorcycleThe westbound lanes of Truman Road at Topping were closed for a short time foll
WB Truman Road at Topping closed for short time after accident involving motorcycle
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
The westbound lanes of Truman Road at Topping were closed for a short time following an accident involving a car and a motorcycle. Kansas City Police Dispatch said the accident happened around 8 a.m. near Truman and Hardesty. The motorcyclist... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Police searching for woman, 2-old daughterKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are searching for a woman and her 2-
Police searching for woman, 2-old daughter
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are searching for a woman and her 2-year-old daughter. Police say in a news release that 27-year-old Nichole Nelson and her daughter, Dajahnay Nelson, have not been seen since Wednesday... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Vandals rampage through Cerner construction siteSomeone’s joy ride is causing a big headache Wednesday. Police say they need he
Vandals rampage through Cerner construction site
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 9 days ago
Someone’s joy ride is causing a big headache Wednesday. Police say they need help finding the people who went on a vandalized spree at huge construction project on the city's east side. The vandals broke into two trailers, stole some electrics and... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Heightened security around some TV stations after on-air shootingIn the wake of a disgruntled former co-worker gunning down two journalists and
Heightened security around some TV stations after on-air shooting
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 9 days ago
In the wake of a disgruntled former co-worker gunning down two journalists and wounding a woman they were interviewing, police agencies across the country are stepping up patrols. New York police have sent counterterrorism units to guard television... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
One man in custody after high-speed chaseKansas City police have one man in custody following a high-speed chase Tuesday
One man in custody after high-speed chase
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
Kansas City police have one man in custody following a high-speed chase Tuesday night. The chase ended when the man crashed the car he was driving near Front Street and Grand Boulevard near the Heart of America Bridge shortly after 8:30 p.m. Police... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Two transgender killings in Kansas City draws national attentionTwo murders in Kansas City this summer share a common link as the victims were
Two transgender killings in Kansas City draws national attention
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
Two murders in Kansas City this summer share a common link as the victims were both transgender women. Kansas City is being called, by some, the epicenter of America’s transgender violence. Tamara Dominquez is the 36-year-old transgender woman who... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Report details early struggles, recent success of KC's NoVA programA Kansas City group that hopes to stop crime before it starts had early stumble
Report details early struggles, recent success of KC's NoVA program
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
A Kansas City group that hopes to stop crime before it starts had early stumbles, but now is starting to see the results of its work. The Kansas City No Violence Alliance goes after hardened, repeat criminals who police believe commit most of the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
‘Flakka’: A new addictive, lethal drugAdd ‘flakka’ to the list of highly addictive, potentially lethal synthetic drug
‘Flakka’: A new addictive, lethal drug
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Add ‘flakka’ to the list of highly addictive, potentially lethal synthetic drugs. Never heard of it? Chances are you will be hearing more about it. Flakka is listed among emerging trends by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Also known as... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
‘Flakka,’ the new killer drug, is spreading across the countryIt’s a new drug. And it’s a killer. Known on the street as “flakka,” the synth
‘Flakka,’ the new killer drug, is spreading across the country
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 11 days ago
It’s a new drug. And it’s a killer. Known on the street as “flakka,” the synthetic concoction is hitting hard in Ohio, Florida, Tennessee and Kentucky and other parts of the country. It’s causing a rash of emergency room visits and overdose... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Police say victim found inside KC burned home was 61-old manKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Police released the name of the man found dead b
Police say victim found inside KC burned home was 61-old man
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Police released the name of the man found dead by firefighters, after they put out a fire at a home in the 300 block of Oakley Sunday morning. The death of William Simmons, 61, is suspicious, police said. Firefighters... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi cop helps catch American paedophileA New Zealand cop has helped to catch an American paedophile. Photo / File A K
Kiwi cop helps catch American paedophile
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
A New Zealand cop has helped to catch an American paedophile. Photo / File A Kiwi cop helped catch an American paedophile who was jailed this week after amassing a huge collection of violent child abuse image. The FBI said Chad Michael Rein, 27, of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Two transgender murders, one city: US fails to track new 'state of emergency'It is Mexican tradition to amass red and white flowers at a funeral for a woman
Two transgender murders, one city: US fails to track new 'state of emergency'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
It is Mexican tradition to amass red and white flowers at a funeral for a woman. When they found out, friends and advocates rushed to a nearby florist and returned to Mt Washington Mausoleum Chapel with bouquet upon bouquet for the closed casket.... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fireKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fire
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters found a body at the scene of a house fire. KMBC-TV reports that crews responded to the blaze early Sunday. Chief Paul Berardi says that while firefighters were making a... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Pat Grove Running for Buch. Co. SheriffPat Grove is running for Buchanan County Sheriff. He made the announcement Sat
Pat Grove Running for Buch. Co. Sheriff
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 days ago
Pat Grove is running for Buchanan County Sheriff. He made the announcement Saturday. Grove ran for the position in 2012 but lost to current Buchanan County Sheriff Mike Strong. Grove is a former Kansas City Police Commander and Sergeant for the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Police in standoff with man near 59th and Blue ParkwayKansas City police are trying to get a man who they believe may be armed out of
Police in standoff with man near 59th and Blue Parkway
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
Kansas City police are trying to get a man who they believe may be armed out of a house near 59th Street and Blue Parkway. Police say they were first called by neighbors earlier Sunday evening. The callers said the man was bragging about stealing... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fire, death called suspiciousKansas City police are looking into a deadly house fire in a northeast neighbor
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fire, death called suspicious
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
Kansas City police are looking into a deadly house fire in a northeast neighborhood. As police begin their investigation, neighbors are hoping the fire was an accident and the death was not murder. Firefighters were called to the scene of the fire... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fireKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fire
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters found a body at the scene of a house fire. KMBC-TV (http://bit.ly/1MGVT4t ) reports that crews responded to the blaze early Sunday. Chief Paul Berardi says that while... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC police called to scene of house fire, where firefighters found male victimKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Firefighters responded to a home at 306 Oakley Sunday mornin
KC police called to scene of house fire, where firefighters found male victim
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Firefighters responded to a home at 306 Oakley Sunday morning and after putting out the fire they, discovered a male victim dead inside the home. The city’s bomb and arson unit was called in along with homicide investigators. An... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fireKANSAS CITY (AP) - Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters foun
Body found at scene of Kansas City house fire
KOMU Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kansas City police are investigating after firefighters found a body at the scene of a house fire. KMBC-TV reports that crews responded to the blaze early Sunday. Chief Paul Berardi says that while firefighters were making a... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
1 dead, 1 injured after wreck near 23rd, HardestyOne person was killed and another was injured in a two-vehicle wreck early Sund
1 dead, 1 injured after wreck near 23rd, Hardesty
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
One person was killed and another was injured in a two-vehicle wreck early Sunday morning. The crash happened about 4 a.m. at 23rd Street and Hardesty Avenue. According to police, one vehicle T-boned another vehicle in the intersection. One victim... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Police investigate shooting in east KCPolice said one person suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting early S
Police investigate shooting in east KC
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
Police said one person suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting early Sunday in Kansas City. Police Chief Darryl Forte said the victim was found in the street near 39th Street and Norton Avenue. The victim had been shot several... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Police report critical injuries following shooting in Kansas CityKansas City Police are investigating a shooting on the city's east side. Polic
Police report critical injuries following shooting in Kansas City
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
Kansas City Police are investigating a shooting on the city's east side. Police said the shooting occurred after 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening near 27th Street and Cypress Avenue. Police Chief Darryl Forte said the victim is in the hospital in... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KC Air Show spectators report long wait to get back over bridgeSome spectators leaving the first day of the Kansas City Air Show said they wai
KC Air Show spectators report long wait to get back over bridge
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
Some spectators leaving the first day of the Kansas City Air Show said they waited for two hours for a bus to take them back over the Broadway Bridge. The yellow school buses were the only public access to and from the air show. The final act of... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Police report serious injuries following shooting in Kansas CityKansas City Police are on the scene of a shooting on the city's east side. Pol
Police report serious injuries following shooting in Kansas City
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
Kansas City Police are on the scene of a shooting on the city's east side. Police said the shooting occurred after 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening near 27th Street and Kensington Avenue. Authorities say one victim suffered serious, but... Read more
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