Missouri

March 11, 2019 - 7:04 pm
Recent rains have caused rivers to rise across Missouri and Kansas, and with more rain in the forecast, the National Weather Service is predicting minor flooding in several locations. Hydrologists expect flooding along the Mississippi River starting in the next few days at Missouri towns that...
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March 10, 2019 - 6:52 pm
A Missouri woman was arrested after claiming she shot her boyfriend reenacting a movie scene, according to police. Watch the latest video at
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March 04, 2019 - 8:09 pm
The founder of the Steamboat Arabia Museum in Kansas City is supporting legislation that would move the attraction to Jefferson City. The current museum houses a collection from a steamboat Hawley helped excavate in 1987 from a field in Kansas. David Hawley testified before the Legislature last...
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March 01, 2019 - 6:44 pm
After a seven-year process, construction of a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport could begin within weeks. The City Council on Thursday approved a development agreement between the city and developer Edgemoor. It also approved goals for women-and minority-owned business...
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February 28, 2019 - 2:41 pm
Missouri lawmakers want to give Kansas a second shot at a truce in a long-running battle over businesses in the Kansas City area. The Missouri Senate passed legislation Thursday that would re-open a two-year window for the states to agree to quit offering tax incentives for Kansas City area...
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February 25, 2019 - 7:13 pm
The United Methodist Church is teetering on the brink of breakup after more than half the delegates at a national conference voted to maintain bans on same-sex weddings and ordination of gay clergy. The preliminary vote was held Monday. If the plan is formally approved on Tuesday, it could drive...
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February 15, 2019 - 8:36 pm
The parents of two suburban Kansas City victims of a Lake of the Ozarks boat crash have filed a lawsuit. The Kansas City Star reports that the suit was filed in Camden County, Missouri, Circuit Court on behalf of the families of Joseph LeMark, 23, of Overland Park, Kansas, and Hailey Hochandel, 21...
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February 13, 2019 - 10:49 am
A Wichita girl has died just days after going home following a 457-day hospital stay. The Kansas City Star reports that Zei Uwadia's mother says her daughter died Tuesday, less than two weeks after returning to Wichita . She left Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, on Jan. 31st — a...
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February 12, 2019 - 7:33 pm
A fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia, Missouri, was intentionally set and is being investigated as a possible hate crime, the FBI said in a statement Tuesday. The agency also said it is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction of anyone responsible...
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February 08, 2019 - 9:10 pm
Developers of a new single-terminal airport in Kansas City say the project will be completed for less than originally expected. Airline and city aviation officials said Thursday the airport will be built for $1.5 billion, rather than $1.64 billion. The Kansas City Star reports that news came a day...
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