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January 16, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Kansas City, MO - For the first time a king penguin has hatched at the Kansas City Zoo. The chick earned the name "Blizzard" having emerged from its egg on Sunday, January 13th following a heavy snowstorm in Kansas City. The first king penguin egg to be laid at the Zoo hatched on Sunday, January 13...
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January 16, 2019 - 11:45 am
Tiffany and Chuck Palmer are celebrating the first birthday of Jack, the son they call their miracle baby. About halfway through her pregnancy, the Palmers learned Jack had a serious heart defect and his lungs were severely damaged. Babies with his condition typically live only a few days. The...
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January 16, 2019 - 11:45 am
Tiffany and Chuck Palmer are celebrating the first birthday of Jack, the son they call their miracle baby. About halfway through her pregnancy, the Palmers learned Jack had a serious heart defect and his lungs were severely damaged. Babies with his condition typically live only a few days. The...
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January 16, 2019 - 7:08 am
KCP&L officials say if another blast of winter strikes Thursday, its crews are ready to confront any damage that occurs. Close to 3,000 KCP&L customers remained without electricity Wednesday morning, and the utility called in reinforcements from eight surrounding states. Those linemen could...
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January 16, 2019 - 6:43 am
Missouri House members voted Tuesday against protecting staff from being fired for being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. House members in a voice vote rejected the proposed change to House internal rules. Kansas City Democratic Rep. Greg Razer is gay and pushed for the change. He says that...
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January 16, 2019 - 5:33 am
A report from the Centers for Disease Control contradicts the beliefs of many expectant mothers who are often afraid to take any type of medication during pregnancy. Getting a flu shot reduces a pregnant woman's risk of being hospitalized from flu by an average of 40 percent. Doctors have been...
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January 15, 2019 - 4:54 pm
Boulevard is recalling six-packs of Tank 7 that were sold in Kansas City and Omaha. The company received a report from a consumer about glass in the beer. Boulevard says they found there was a problem with the bottles from their supplier. The bottles may contain small amounts of excess glass that...
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January 15, 2019 - 1:52 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas' new Democratic governor has reinstated a ban on anti-LGBT bias in hiring and employment decisions by state agencies and extended it to state government contractors. Gov. Laura Kelly's executive order Tuesday fulfills a promise she made repeatedly in her successful...
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January 15, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Former Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill has taken as job as a political analyst for NBC and MSNBC. In a news release, the two term Democrat said she's looking forward to the new position and “won't hold back.” McCaskill appeared on “Morning Joe” to make the announcement. Her first major assignment...
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January 15, 2019 - 11:24 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising its U.S. prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its video streaming service 12 years ago. Its most popular plan will see the largest hike, to $13 per month from $11. That option offers high-definition streaming on...
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