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November 14, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Kansas City, MO - A forest, of sorts, has sprouted along Southwest Boulevard. A forest of coffee pots. A small grove of metal poles has sprung up on the edge of a parking lot just across from The Roasterie, a coffee company founded in KC, under the DC-3 airplane, named Betty, that rises over the...
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November 14, 2017 - 7:35 am
As Kansas City officials weigh options for fixing or replacing the Buck O'Neil Bridge, there is another concern, increasing traffic north of the river. In 2011, there was an average of 44,000 vehicles a day traveling on I-29 from 152 Highway to 169 Highway. According to the most recent traffic...
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November 14, 2017 - 7:35 am
As Kansas City officials weigh options for fixing or replacing the Buck O'Neil Bridge, there is another concern - increasing traffic north of the river. In 2011, there was an average of 44,000 vehicles a day traveling on I-29 from 152 Highway to 169 Highway. According to the most recent traffic...
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November 14, 2017 - 7:25 am
After downplaying injuries from a fall out of a deer stand on his property in rural Georgia, Royals manager Ned Yost says he almost died from the accident. Yost, 62, broke four ribs and crushed his pelvis in the 20-foot fall about 60 miles from Atlanta. Paramedics airlifted Yost to a hospital where...
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November 14, 2017 - 7:25 am
After downplaying his injuries suffered in a fall from a deer tree stand on his property in rural Georgia, Royals manager Ned Yost says he almost died from the accident. Yost, 62, broke four ribs and crushed his pelvis in the 20-foot fall about 60 miles from Atlanta. Yost said he was lucky to have...
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November 14, 2017 - 6:22 am
Doctors and nurses in Kansas City emergency rooms find themselves in a Catch 22 scenario when it comes to prescribing opioid medications, ER workers tell KMBZ. In a continuation of the KMBZ Cover Story, The Addict Next Door, doctors, especially in Missouri, are finding themselves in very difficult...
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November 14, 2017 - 6:22 am
Doctors and nurses in Kansas City emergency rooms sometimes find themselves in a difficult position when it comes to prescribing opioid medications. "You see the same patient multiple times, called frequent flyers," said "Reggie," a registered nurse who has worked in multiple ERs in the KC Metro,...
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November 14, 2017 - 5:48 am
The City of Olathe is soliciting input from the community about a potential bicycle-sharing program. City officials are considering the feasibility of the program, along with sites where people can pick up and drop off bikes. People have already begun to offer ideas, said Lisa Donnelly, with the...
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November 14, 2017 - 5:21 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — New guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition, which now plagues nearly half of U.S. adults. High pressure, which for decades has been a top reading of at least 140 or a bottom one of 90, drops to 130...
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November 13, 2017 - 6:20 am
With Black Friday only 11 days away, retailers are looking forward to a strong holiday shopping season. The National Retail Federation's annual survey shows the average American will spend $967 dollars this year on Christmas gifts, which is nearly 3.5 percent more than in 2016. And that surge is...
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