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July 22, 2019 - 6:52 am
A Border Patrol agent wants to present a different side to the story as politicians describe him and his colleagues as "violent" and "racist," and taking part in a "dehumanized culture." Agent Jacob Stukenberg, who grew up in the St. Louis area, works in the Tucson, Arizona sector. He describes the...
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July 22, 2019 - 6:25 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Officials say a 41-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal shooting last month of a transgender woman. Television station KMBC reports that Marcus Lewis is charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm in the...
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July 22, 2019 - 6:00 am
A 36-year-old man is dead following a triple shooting Saturday afternoon near Independence Avenue and Monroe. Police say the incident happened around 12:30. The man who died is identified as Leon Robinson Jr., 36. The two other shooting victims were found at a nearby Family Dollar store. They were...
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July 19, 2019 - 11:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL will not suspend Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill under its personal conduct policy in a domestic violence case involving his 3-year-old son. The league says in a statement Friday it has not been given access to information in the court proceedings, and a district attorney...
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July 19, 2019 - 9:24 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Authorities are looking for a missing 13-year-old boy in Clinton Lake in the Lawrence area. Douglas County Sheriff's Office Lt. Kristen Channel says the boy went underwater Thursday while swimming near the outlet at the lake. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the people...
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July 19, 2019 - 8:24 am
A nine-year-old boy is dead after he was run over by a car Thursday evening around 23rd Street and Kensington Avenue in Kansas City. Police say witnesses told them the boy tripped and fell in front of a westbound Chevy Impala. Some people say too many people fail to exercise caution when driving...
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July 19, 2019 - 7:51 am
Jackson County property tax assessments are under fire, and an investigation into possible racial and economic discrimination may be launched. The request comes from Preston Smith, a Board of Equalization member from Blue Springs. He's a data consultant. Smith has developed a color-coded chart that...
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July 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - It's been a long road, but after three years of planning, the doors to the Kansas City Girls Preparatory Academy is finally ready to open. Their three core values are community, growth and freedom. Jahna Riley the Family and Community Engagement Coordinator at Girls Prep says this...
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July 18, 2019 - 9:24 am
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have been packing up their gear for their annual trip to Missouri Western University in St. Joseph for training camp. The team will hold some closed practices in the week beginning July 22. Quarterbacks and rookies will report to camp early in the week,...
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July 18, 2019 - 7:45 am
Winter seems like a distant memory now, but thousands of reminders of the snow and ice remain on Kansas City streets. Public works employees continue to fix potholes, months after the last cold snap. Snow fall totals were much higher than normal in the winter of 2018-19, and the freeze-and-thaw...
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