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June 12, 2017 - 6:22 am
The father of a 19-year-old Northland homicide victim says she was in the wrong place at the wrong time. Police say Robbin Baska was killed during an apparent robbery attempt at her mother's apartment at a complex in the 100 block of N.W. Harlem Road. The Kansas City Star reports Baska was at her...
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June 10, 2017 - 11:21 am
Actor Adam West, best known for his role in the 1960's TV series Batman has died at 88 years old. Family says he passed Friday in Los Angeles after a short battle with leukemia. West died peacefully surrounded by loved ones. He is survived by his wife, six children, five grandchildren and two great...
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June 09, 2017 - 6:00 am
Next in our Show Me KC! series - the Buffalo Soldier Monument installed at the Ft. Leavenworth US Army base. The monument was dedicated in 1991, by Gen. Colin Powell, then-Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The 16-foot monument features a 19th Century US cavalryman at the reins of a horse...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:49 am
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who is helping lead President Donald Trump's commission on election fraud, says he is running for governor. The Republican was announcing his 2018 bid Thursday in Lenexa, Kansas. Kobach has helped draft laws and ordinances in several states...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:44 am
Amtrak and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad are taking a major step toward bringing back passenger train service from Kansas City to Texas. The Lone Star train from KC to Fort Worth was discontinued almost 40 years ago because of budget cuts. Amtrak and BNSF have announced the two...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:27 am
Kansas City could see a September groundbreaking on a new convention center hotel. The city council Thursday approved a newly-drafted ordinance that clears the way for the new 800-room Hyatt. Developers insist taxpayers will not be financially liable if their project does not bring in enough...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:09 am
A new national 5K event launches this weekend in Kansas City to raise awareness of the devastating effects of addiction on families. One of the participants is Jeremy Roush, who lost his sister, Misty Miller, only three weeks ago to alcohol addiction. Misty developed a dependency on liquor eight...
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June 08, 2017 - 3:46 pm
But first, coffee... Do you purchase a daily cup of coffee before you head off to work every day? Do you ever sit back and think of all the money you are spending on it? Sure, it keeps you energized and gets your day started, however, it will end up costing you thousands. According to AOL finance,...
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June 08, 2017 - 4:48 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A legislative spokeswoman says Kansas Rep. Patsy Terrell of Hutchinson was found dead in her hotel room near the Capitol. She was 55. Heather Scanlon, spokeswoman for House Minority Leader Jim Ward's office, says officials became concerned after Terrell didn't arrive for the...
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June 08, 2017 - 4:28 am
Four hundred interns gathered at the H&R Block headquarters Wednesday in Kansas City to discuss why they believe Kansas City is a top destination for new graduates. A big draw for young professionals is the area's low cost of living, said Jessica Nelson, managing director of Team KC. "Housing,...
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