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March 05, 2019 - 5:37 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - A civil rights group says it has struck a settlement deal with the Shawnee Mission School District in a federal lawsuit alleging violations of the free speech and press rights of students. The American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas announced Tuesday that the school...
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March 05, 2019 - 4:56 pm
The ATF is searching for a man who robbed a gun store in Blue Springs. Police say the burglar broke in through the front window of Patriot Pawn and Guns on 7 Highway pre-dawn on Saturday, March 2. He stole several firearms. The ATF has released surviellance pictures and they're hoping that someone...
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March 05, 2019 - 7:41 am
Kansas City, MO - There was a time when New Orleans was not the only town known for big parades and parties. Kansas City had its own celebration, called the Priests of Pallas, beginning in the late 1800s, when the city was known as the Athens of the west. "The Priests of Pallas parade was...
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March 05, 2019 - 6:20 am
In a year with multiple winter storms, the number of piles of wood and debris on Kansas City front yards has reached a staggering figure. City manager Troy Schulte estimates the number of brush piles at 35,000 to 40,000. Residents are keeping the non-emergency 311 lines busy. Some city employees...
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March 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
Tornado sirens on both sides of the state line are sounding at 10 a.m. Tuesday, giving school children and others an opportunity to practice severe weather procedures. There is good reason to hold drills, especially this year, when Accuweather and other organizations are expecting an increase in...
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March 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Tornado sirens on both sides of the state line sounded at 10 a.m. Tuesday, giving school children and others an opportunity to practice severe weather procedures. There is good reason to hold drills, especially this year, when Accuweather and other organizations are expecting an...
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March 04, 2019 - 12:34 pm
BEAUREGARD, Ala. (AP) — Rescuers searched for victims Monday amid homes smashed to their foundations, shredded metal dangling from trees and dead animals lying in the open after at least one tornado ripped through a rural Alabama community. At least 23 people were killed, some of them children. It...
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March 04, 2019 - 10:59 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Steven Spielberg speaks about the business of Hollywood, everyone generally listens and few dissent. But reports that he intends to support rule changes that could block Netflix from Oscars-eligibility have provoked a heated, and unwieldy, debate online this weekend. It has...
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March 04, 2019 - 7:25 am
Law enforcement agencies in Cass County say three juveniles have been arrested in connection with a threat that was made against Raymore-Peculiar East Middle School. Raymore Police made one arrest Sunday afternoon and two more Sunday evening. Peculiar Police posted a letter from Katie Campbell, the...
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March 04, 2019 - 6:43 am
School superintendents around the Kansas City area again called off classes Monday because of bitter cold temperatures. The temperature at 6 a.m. Monday in Kansas City was 2 degrees. Light northwest winds brought the wind chill factor to below zero. Cold weather is expected to continue Tuesday, but...
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