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November 15, 2019 - 9:07 pm
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says he has “absolutely zero regrets” over the decision to move two research agencies' headquarters from Washington, D.C., to Kansas City. Perdue joined government leaders from Kansas and Missouri Friday to tour the new headquarters for the Economic Research...
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November 14, 2019 - 8:23 pm
A Kansas City man previously freed from prison in a case of mistaken identity is facing a possible return to confinement after pleading guilty to illegal possession of a firearm. Richard Anthony Jones, 43, pleaded guilty Thursday. He wasn’t allowed to have weapons because of prior felony...
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November 13, 2019 - 7:33 pm
Cerner Corp. has cut 130 jobs, including 60 in the Kansas City area. The layoffs announced Tuesday come after the North Kansas City-based company laid off 255 workers in early September. The health care information technology company said the job reductions comes as it looks for ways to diversify...
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October 31, 2019 - 9:37 pm
A Kansas City woman has admitted selling heroin to a Kansas man who later died of an accidental overdose. Valerice Ealom, 50, pleaded guilty Thursday to distributing heroin. She admitted that she sold heroin two days in a row in June 2016 to a man identified in court documents as "J.B." The man's...
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October 23, 2019 - 7:44 pm
Court documents say a woman who was convicted of a deadly 2002 drunken driving crash in Kansas was high on meth when she was caught driving on the wrong side of a Missouri highway with two children in her vehicle. Ginny Klitzing, 36, is jailed without bond on four felony and two misdemeanor charges...
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October 22, 2019 - 9:33 pm
A former female executive of the Kansas-based movie theater company American Multi-Cinema Inc. alleges in a lawsuit that she was fired in retaliation for asking for equal pay. Tonya Mangels, of Kansas City, Missouri, contends that as vice president of product marketing, she performed the same work...
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October 11, 2019 - 6:00 pm
A chase that took police from Kansas City, Missouri to Kansas and then back again has ended in a car crash. The suspect crashed an SUV Friday in downtown Kansas City. Police say the chase started in Kansas City. The Kansas Highway Patrol then stopped the man when he crossed into Kansas. Police say...
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October 09, 2019 - 9:25 pm
When out shopping, most Americans like lower prices. But the Federal Reserve sees things a little differently. On Wednesday, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell instead said that low inflation can create problems for the U.S. economy, calling it one of the "longer-term challenges" facing the United States...
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October 08, 2019 - 8:42 pm
A Missouri judge has ordered the extradition of a suspect in a Kansas bar shooting that left four people dead and five wounded, while the search continues for a second suspect. Court records show that the judge issued the order Tuesday after Javier Alatorre, 23, waived his right to fight being...
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October 08, 2019 - 7:37 pm
A Kansas truck driver alleges in a lawsuit that two rail cars were "uncontrolled" when they struck his semi as he drove over a stretch of unmarked tracks in southwest Missouri in the dark. Brandan Bunnel's lawsuit against BNSF Railway was moved this month from state to federal court. The suit says...
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