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June 10, 2019 - 3:52 pm
By Jacquie Cadorette Combat veterans Kirstie Ennis, Scott Huesing, and Boone Cutler are sharing their traumatic war experiences that shape these vets in the first episode of RADIO.COM’s “To War and Back” podcast. The episode begins by telling the story of Ennis, a helicopter door gunner in the...
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June 10, 2019 - 4:55 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A prominent donor to Republican causes has contributed $1 million to a political action committee aimed at overturning Missouri's restrictive new abortion law. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a filing with campaign regulators shows David Humphreys of Joplin...
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June 10, 2019 - 4:47 am
Kansas City, MO - Instead of taking in the warm weather and sun, farmers along a stretch of the Missouri River just east of Kansas City spent their weekend sandbagging. Jeff Nail and others laid down nearly 15,000 sandbags near Orrick, in Ray County, and surrounding areas. "We got the trailer and...
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June 07, 2019 - 7:27 am
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City city council approved adding a question to the fall election ballot that could switch the name of the Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard back to The Paseo. Signs with the new name have already been put up all along the historic The Paseo. The council voted in January...
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June 07, 2019 - 7:27 am
The Kansas City Council voted Thursday to place a question on the fall election ballot about the name of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. The council voted in January to switch the name of The Paseo in honor of the civil rights leader. Kansas City was the only major city in the U.S. that did not...
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June 07, 2019 - 6:42 am
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit over Missouri's new abortion law, but it is not about the constitutionality of the law itself. The lawsuit is over whether voters can overturn the law, which bans most abortions beyond eight weeks of pregnancy. The ACLU filed suit after...
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June 07, 2019 - 5:43 am
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - The St. Joseph school district has agreed to a nearly $130,000 settlement with a family who alleged in a lawsuit that an autistic student was bullied at an elementary school. The family said the student was the target of name-calling and other harassment at Eugene Field...
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June 07, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - The flooding problem doesn't seem to be going away and whether you're a victim of the flooding or a volunteer that's been exposed to the water, Jackson County health officials are warning people to get their tetanus shots. Dr. Dana Hawkinson, an infectious disease physician with...
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June 07, 2019 - 4:46 am
The Jackson County Health Department is recommending people to get their tetanus shots if they have been in contact with flood water. This goes for flood victims and the volunteers who have been working in the high water. Flood water carries all sorts of viruses and bacteria that can cause multiple...
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June 06, 2019 - 7:55 am
Whenever major floods occur, people who are in the market for vehicles need to be especially vigilant to make sure sellers are not taking advantage of them. It can be tempting for individuals and unscrupulous dealerships to sell 'flood cars' at a discount without divulging that the vehicle was once...
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