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Kansas man sentenced in shooting death of 72-year-old man
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January 28, 2020 - 5:28 am
A Kansas man has been sentenced for his role in the murder of a 72-year-old man at an Independence, Missouri home. Jackson County prosecutors say 34-year-old Xavier Otero, of Kansas City, Kansas, was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison for second-degree murder and four other charges. Otero is...
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January 26, 2020 - 6:58 pm
18-year-old found shot to death in Kansas City, Kansas.
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January 24, 2020 - 8:17 am
Schools are canceling classes and universities are starting late after a winter storm coated roads across part of the Midwest. The National Weather Service issued winter weather advisories across much of Missouri, along with smaller parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Indiana and Wisconsin...
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January 22, 2020 - 8:21 pm
A California man was sentenced to five years in federal prison without parole for his role in a scheme to cash more than $447,000 in stolen refund checks.
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January 18, 2020 - 7:48 pm
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, are looking for a shooter who injured two people on Interstate 35. The Kansas City Star reports that the shooting happened just after 1 p.m. Friday. The victims told police that a vehicle traveling northeast on the interstate pulled up to their car, then someone...
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January 17, 2020 - 10:03 pm
Former Walmart Inc. chief executive David Glass, who owned the Kansas City Royals for nearly two decades before selling the franchise last fall, died last week of complications from pneumonia. He was 84. The Glass family said the businessman died Jan. 9. He had been dealing with health issues for...
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January 17, 2020 - 6:06 pm
Authorities say a hit-and-run driver has critically injured a pedestrian in Kansas City, Kansas. Police say a pickup-truck driver left the scene before officers responded Friday morning. The injured pedestrian is receiving treatment at a hospital. The crash is under investigation.
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January 17, 2020 - 8:13 am
Authorities say a plane has slid off the taxiway at Kansas City International Airport due to icy conditions that also have closed schools, universities government offices. KMBC-TV reports that airport spokesman Joe McBride said Delta Airlines A319 was taxiing from the terminal Friday morning when...
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January 15, 2020 - 10:07 pm
Court records say an actress accused of killing her mom in suburban Kansas City told 911 operators and police that she was acting in self-defense. But medical examiners found no signs to support her claims. Mollie Fitzgerald, 38, had a small role in the movie “Captain America: The First Avenger.”...
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January 15, 2020 - 11:36 am
Authorities are investigating after a 32-year-old school administrator died days after he was found unresponsive in his holding cell at a Kansas City area police station. Police say Terry “TJ” Farmer had been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and was taken to a hospital twice while in...
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