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August 14, 2018 - 12:51 pm
New developments today in a local high-profile immigration case. The Board of Immigration Appeals has decided to reopen Syed Jamal's case. He's the Lawrence professor who was nearly deported earlier this year. Jamal's attorney Rehka Sharma-Crawford tells KMBZ the decision means the immediate threat...
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August 14, 2018 - 7:10 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Officials with Lee Jeans say the company plans to move its headquarters from Merriam, Kansas, to North Carolina. The company announced Monday that the move to Greensboro, North Carolina, is part of a reorganization and split by its parent company, VF Corp. Lee Jeans will...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:32 am
Tuesday afternoon Johnson County residents will find out the number of votes that are certified in the Republican gubernatorial primary. Before that, some 13,000 write-in ballots must be reviewed by two sets of eyes each, said Ronnie Metsker, Johnson County election commissioner. The counting...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:18 am
Few analysts were surprised to hear that longtime FBI agent Peter Strzok was fired over his anti-Trump messages that he sent to a girlfriend during the presidential election. Former FBI agent and local security expert Michael Tabman told KMBZ that during his time as an agent, another president was...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:00 am
A program designed to tackle mental health issues and reduce teen suicides is expanding in the Kansas City area. The YouBeYou program expands to 13 new schools this year, from Olathe to Lee's Summit to the Turner District in Kansas City, Kansas. The student-led program is formulated to spread a...
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August 13, 2018 - 12:19 pm
It has been 955 weeks since we brought him home from the hospital. If someone had told me back then that the clock was ticking, that I would have 955 weeks at home with this gift of a child, I know exactly how I would have reacted. I would have nodded politely the way new moms do when someone gives...
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August 13, 2018 - 12:16 pm
Topeka, KS - The final vote tallies in the Kansas primary won't be known today as state election officials review some 9,000 provisional ballots in the tight Republican primary for governor. The Johnson County election office announced they'll have final numbers at 4 o'clock Tuesday afternoon. The...
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August 13, 2018 - 7:41 am
A Kansas City man faces a manslaughter charge after he allegedly refused to stop for police and then caused a deadly crash. Kansas City Police say Samuel Delozier, 32, refused to stop when police tried to pull him over late Saturday night. That led to a chase through the northeastern part of the...
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August 13, 2018 - 6:16 am
The Shawnee Mission off-leash dog park is closed for five weeks for renovations. The main purpose for the upgrades is to improve access, so the facility will be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. "The main thing is more accessability, the new benches will be nice, and the fenced-in...
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August 13, 2018 - 6:00 am
The eyes of Kansans, and political observers nationwide, are on election offices Monday, as provisional ballots are certified in the Republican primary for governor. As of late last week, only 110 votes separated the top two candidates, Gov. Jeff Colyer and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach...
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