Missouri

March 18, 2019 - 7:12 pm
The Kansas City region could see severe impact from global warning, and a coalition of leaders from throughout the region is trying to address the issue proactively. The Kansas City Star reports that after an international group of scientists issued a climate report in October, Shawnee, Kansas,...
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Dreamstime
March 17, 2019 - 5:20 am
Authorities were using boats and large vehicles on Saturday to rescue and evacuate residents in parts of the Midwest where a recent deluge of rainwater and snowmelt was sent pouring over frozen ground, overwhelming creeks and rivers, and killing at least one person. The scramble to move people out...
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March 13, 2019 - 8:28 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs began free agency Wednesday by cutting one of their most popular players in strong safety Eric Berry, who was a dynamic presence when he was healthy but had missed significant time throughout his care While other teams were touting new additions, the Chiefs announced Berry's...
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March 12, 2019 - 9:03 pm
A Romanian national who used skimming devices on ATMs to steal debit card information has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison without parole. Federal prosecutors say David Velcu. 24, also known as Luca Antoni, was in the U.S. illegally when he committed the crimes on ATMs in...
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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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Dreamstime
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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