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September 20, 2019 - 6:06 pm
Authorities say a driver was killed when a sport utility vehicle rolled of a bridge in Kansas City, Kansas. Police say the SUV was traveling south on a highway when it left the roadway and tumbled off the bridge. The driver was the only person inside and was pronounced dead at a hospital. The...
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September 18, 2019 - 6:42 pm
A suburban Kansas City man who began vaping in high school and now suffers respiratory problems has sued a leading e-cigarette maker, alleging that it fraudulently concealed the addictive nature of its products. Isaac Gant, of Johnson County, Kansas, filed the lawsuit this week in federal court in...
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September 18, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Kansas City International Airport officials are warning travelers to give themselves more time to get to their destinations. The airport authority announced that construction on a new terminal will slow traffic, beginning Wednesday. Vehicle traffic between terminals B and C will be reduced to one...
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September 17, 2019 - 7:42 pm
A surgeon accused of mishandling surgeries in Missouri is banned from the operating room of the Wichita Veteran Affairs hospital while his work is being reviewed. Veteran Affair's banned urologist Christel Wambi-Kiesse from doing surgeries at the Robert Dole VA Medical Center in Wichita after...
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September 17, 2019 - 7:15 pm
Jurors have deadlocked in the trial of a suspended Kansas priest charged with molesting a child. The Wyandotte County prosecutor's office says jurors were unable to reach a verdict Monday in the case against the Rev. Scott Kallal, 37. He was tried on two felony counts of aggravated indecent...
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September 16, 2019 - 5:53 pm
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, will be wearing body-worn cameras from different companies for the next month, and will report their experiences as part of a multi-vendor evaluation. About thirty officers will try out the cameras after receiving training on how to use them. Police officials then...
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September 16, 2019 - 5:48 pm
There may be a cease-fire, but the economic "border war" involving the use of incentives to lure jobs across the state line in the Kansas City area isn't exactly over. Missouri officials say they plan to award $62 million in incentives to the Overland Park, Kansas-based financial firm Waddell...
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September 13, 2019 - 7:46 pm
A Wichita man has been convicted of fatally shooting a Baptist church pastor and choir director three decades ago in Kansas City, Kansas. Wyandotte County prosecutors announced Thursday that 51-year-old Melvin Shields, 51, was found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder in the April 1988...
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September 13, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Two 13-year-olds have been charged with bringing guns to a suburban Kansas City middle school. The Kansas City Star reports that prosecutors in Johnson County, Kansas, announced Thursday that the teens are charged with being juveniles in possession of a firearm. The announcement was made one day...
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September 13, 2019 - 11:32 am
A Wichita man has been convicted of fatally shooting a Baptist church pastor and choir director three decades ago in Kansas City, Kansas. Wyandotte County prosecutors have announced that 51-year-old Melvin Shields was found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder in the April 1988 killings of...
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