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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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January 27, 2019 - 7:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Some Missouri lawmakers are pushing legislation that could end a long-running economic border war between their state and Kansas that has prompted both states to spend millions of dollars in the last decade to lure businesses in the Kansas City metropolitan region across the...
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January 25, 2019 - 9:59 pm
A St. Louis police officer was charged Friday with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of aanother officer during what was described as a deadly game with a revolver. Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner announced the charge against Nathaniel Hendren, 29, in the death of Katlyn Alix, 24, as they...
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January 25, 2019 - 7:28 pm
A Missouri woman who was raped in front of her daughter, 2, several months before prosecutors say her assailants abducted and sexually assaulted a Kansas sheriff's deputy is accusing police of mishandling her case. The Independence, Missouri, woman said Thursday that officers who investigated her...
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January 25, 2019 - 4:51 pm
DENVER (AP) — A former hippie who left a homemade bomb outside the police station of a Colorado mountain town was sentenced to 27 years in prison on Friday after a judge found it was an act of terrorism intended to avenge the killing of a friend by the town marshal in 1971 even though it never...
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January 24, 2019 - 7:50 pm
A man who raped a Kansas sheriff's deputy has pleaded guilty to a second rape in Missouri. William Luth, 41, pleaded guilty Thursday and was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the attack on an Independence, Missouri, woman in February 2016. The sentence will run concurrently with a forty one year...
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January 22, 2019 - 7:15 pm
A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing two minors while he was stationed at Fort Leonard Wood. Craig Ralston, 40, was sentenced Tuesday for sex crimes involving the girl, 5, in 2003 and an 18-year-old in 2008. The Springfield News-Leader reports he met both victims...
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