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 2020-10-27 17:54 

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LIVE: Leavenworth DA expected to announce charges related to deaths of 2 boys, AMBER Alert abduction...

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Leavenworth County District Attorney Todd Thompson is holding a 1 p.m. news conference Tuesday where we expect to learn about charges filed against Donald Jackson, Jr., following a weekend abduction of his two daughters that led ...

 2020-10-27 17:48 

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Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton announce engagement...

On Tuesday, Blake Shelton announced Gwen Stefani "saved" his 2020 by saying yes. Stefani shared the news on Instagram. Shelton made the engagement announcement on Twitter by saying: "Thanks for saving my 2020... And the rest of my life.. I lov...

 2020-10-27 17:45 

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Kansas City judo champion foils armed robbery by grappling suspect...

A martial arts champion and member of the USA Judo team foiled a would-be robber after the suspect put a gun to his head....

 2020-10-27 17:40 

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Full moon will shine on Halloween for first time since 1944...

It hasn...

 2020-10-27 16:28 

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2021 income tax brackets released: Where do you stand?...

The IRS also boosted the standard deduction for a single taxpayer to $12,550. That...

 2020-10-27 15:28 

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Man charged, accused of stealing a cellphone from woman dying on a St. Louis sidewalk...

ST, LOUIS, Mo. — A man is facing charges for allegedly stealing a cellphone from a collapsed jogger who was dying on a St. Louis sidewalk. Brian Davenport, 35, was arrested Monday and is charged with felony stealing, authorities said. He does not ye...

 2020-10-27 15:05 

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Joe's Weather World: Part two of 3 is coming into the area today (TUE-10/27)...

Well we missed tying a daily snow record yesterday for the date...we officially had .9 of snow up at KCI...many others south had about doubled that. The record stands at 1 for the date. So close but we did break a record for the coldest high temperature f...

 2020-10-27 14:59 

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Bacon wrapped Argentina jumbo shrimp over a bed of mixed greens with strawberries...

Here's what you need: 24 Argentina Jumbo Red Shrimp with shell and tail removed 4 oz of grated horseradish 12 slices of Hy-Vee Thick Cut Hickory Bacon, cut in half Mixed Greens for salad base 1 pint of strawberries, hulled and sliced Lite Vinaigrette ...

 2020-10-27 14:28 

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With Barrett on Supreme Court, what's the future of Roe v. Wade and abortion?...

To overturn Roe, the high court would need to hear an abortion case. In doing so, they could make the case about the landmark ruling....

 2020-10-27 14:09 

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Alternative ways to celebrate Halloween for those avoiding trick-or-treating during pandemic...

Halloween is this Saturday, but some families may be choosing to skip out on traditional trick-or-treating as a way to stay safe during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-10-27 13:57 

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St. Louis area hospitals at or near capacity treating COVID patients...

Across the system hospitals, 24 COVID-19 patients were discharged Oct. 25, bringing the cumulative number of COVID-19 patients discharged to 7,474....

 2020-10-27 13:38 

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Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state...

The nest, located in Whatcom County near the Canadian border, created concern because the Asian giant hornets are large and their sting can be lethal, especially if a person is stung numerous times. The hornets also pose a huge threat to honey bees that p...

 2020-10-27 13:31 

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Amazon to hire 100,000 for new seasonal jobs...

The company said the newest crop of positions will allow people to earn money during the holiday season, and many of the job locations will include bonus holiday incentives....

 2020-10-27 13:30 

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FBI seeking possible victims of killer who traveled across the country; may have visited Missouri, Illinois...

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking for possible victims of a deceased killer who moved throughout the country and is believed to have visited Missouri and Illinois during his travels....

 2020-10-27 03:36 

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Former Royals star Eric Hosmer gets engaged to longtime girlfriend Kacie McDonnell...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Former Kansas City Royals star Eric Hosmer is getting married. According to social media posts, the now San Diego Padres first baseman is engaged to his longtime girlfriend and Fox News talent Kacie McDonnell. Hosmer shared a phot...

 2020-10-27 03:18 

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Kansas City funeral home offering voters a ride to the polls this Election Day...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Since 1996, Duane Harvey, a Kansas City funeral home director has spent his Election Day with a livelier crowd than he's used to. "It's been very pleasing. It's been a pretty comfortable ride, It's not like rid...

 2020-10-27 03:07 

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'A new start': 17 Mississippi inmates get baptized...

A sheriff...

 2020-10-27 03:03 

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Jamie Foxx mourns death of sister DeOndra Dixon: 'My heart is shattered'...

"My heart is shattered into a million pieces ... "...

 2020-10-27 03:00 

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Social media scams have cost consumers $117M already this year: Here's what to look for...

In the first six months of 2020, the Federal Trade Commission reports consumers losing a record high of nearly $117 million to social media scams....

 2020-10-27 02:51 

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'Right place ... right time' for Oklahoma official who pulled over Leavenworth suspect...

A Kansas man wanted in connection to the deaths of his 11 and 14-year-old sons, who...

 2020-10-27 02:29 

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Trying to help son's business, metro mom's food truck purchase turns into a nightmare...

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. A metro mom has a bit of buyer's remorse after purchasing a food truck from a local company. Sonja Beal was excited in July when she secured the money to buy a food truck for her 11-year-old son's business, Mister DipZ Cookies & ...

 2020-10-27 02:09 

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After first freeze of season, packed KC shelters stay mindful of COVID-19...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With Kansas City's first snow of the season Monday and more freezing conditions expected overnight- the area homeless population packed into shelters. Those shelters have to take special precautions due to the pandemic. At the...

 2020-10-27 01:45 

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Missouri official believes residents could vote on recreational marijuana as soon as 2022...

Voters in the Show Me State passed an amendment in 2018 legalization medical marijuana. Missouri was the 33rd state to legalize cannabis as medicine, but why, two years later, is there less than five dispensaries open? The director the state program said ...

 2020-10-27 00:52 

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Mayor Lucas makes a push to temporarily bring NBA's Raptors to Kansas City...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas is among those cheering the prospect of bringing an NBA franchise to town — even if only temporarily. Lucas tweeted on Saturday an invitation to the Toronto Raptors to make Kansas City, and T-...

 2020-10-27 00:10 

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Amy Coney Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice in partisan vote...

WASHINGTON — Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump's nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative co...

 2020-10-27 00:04 

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KCPS delaying start of in-person classes for most students due to climbing rate of COVID-19 infections...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Public School District is further delaying the start of in-person classes due to the increasing rate of COVID-19 infections. The district shared the news with students, parents and staff members during a special bo...

 2020-10-26 23:58 

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Three Kansas City bars shut down by health department for COVID-19 violations...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Three Kansas City bars were recently shut down by the health department after violating COVID-19 restrictions. Two remain closed. The health department says O'Dowd's Gastrobar and Bobs N Motion have some work to do before ...

 2020-10-26 23:33 

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Police asking for metro-wide help after several fights involving teens break out at Independence mall...

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Several fights involving hundreds of teens broke out at the mall in Independence. The police department sounded the alarm for help from authorities across the metro over the weekend. The incident happened Saturday evening. Indepe...

 2020-10-26 23:33 

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Teen fights at Independence mall becoming more common, affecting businesses and shoppers...

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A fight involving hundreds of teens broke out at the mall in Independence this weekend. The police department sounded the alarm for help from authorities across the metro over the weekend. The incident happened Saturday evening w...

 2020-10-26 23:31 

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KU medical student researching breast cancer now battling the disease, too...

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Breast Cancer Awareness Month is taking on a whole new meaning for one young woman at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. The 29-year-old is a Ph.D. student and researcher, and now also a breast cancer patient. The diagn...

 2020-10-26 23:30 

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Snow days could be a thing of the past with many metro students learning online...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This first dose of wintry weather might have your kids hoping for a snow day, but with so many schools now doing virtual learning, snow days could well be a thing of the past. Nearly every district in the metro has at least some o...

 2020-10-26 23:22 

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Truck driver recounts helping in arrest of man accused of killing sons, kidnapping daughters...

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — The Kansas father accused of killing his two sons and abducting his two daughters remains in Oklahoma Monday night. Friends of the Jackson family have launched an online fundraiser to help the grieving mom. The page says the 7-ye...

 2020-10-26 23:15 

WDAF

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Fan attendance at Allen Fieldhouse to be capped at 1,500 seats for basketball games...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Fan attendance will be limited at Allen Fieldhouse for the Jayhawks' upcoming basketball season thanks to COVID-19. In an email to donors, University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long said that attendance would have to be ...

 2020-10-26 23:07 

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KCK police searching for 26-year-old man who's been missing for over a week...

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, are searching for a 26-year-old man that hasn't been seen for more than a week. Lamonte Marquiz Jones was last seen on Oct. 16. Police did not release any information about where he was last see...

 2020-10-26 22:43 

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Many Missouri voters remain divided on Amendment 3, reversing legislative redistricting guidelines...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Should everyone count or just eligible voters? That's one question surrounding Missouri's Amendment 3 that is drawing national attention. With millions of dollars in funding on the line, supporters say it will correct a mi...

 2020-10-26 22:30 

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KCK police investigating murder after woman found dead inside home...

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Police in Kansas City, Kansas say they're investigating a homicide after a woman was found dead inside a home Monday afternoon. According to police, officers responded to a home near 9th and Reynolds Avenue around 3:45 p.m. a...

 2020-10-26 22:24 

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Shake Shack pitches third location in Kansas City metro...

The development team behind a $178 million mixed-use project marking the entrance to Lee's Summit has landed a magnetic restaurant tenant. Lee's Summit planning staff currently is reviewing a preliminary development plan for a Shake Shack, within ...

 2020-10-26 22:02 

WDAF

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Two-thirds of Americans suffer from election anxiety here's what can help...

More than two-thirds of Americans report the election is a significant source of stress in their life....

 2020-10-26 21:51 

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Overland Park abandons plan to use CARES Act funding at soccer complex after councilman's pushback...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Overland Park officials announced Monday that they no longer plan to use $350,000 in CARES Act money to install cameras at Scheel's Overland Park Soccer Complex. Pushback from one council member has shortened the project...

 2020-10-26 21:07 

WDAF

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Kansas sets new COVID highs; governor to meet with leaders...

Kansas on Monday reported new seven-day records for new coronavirus cases and COVID-19-related hospitalizations as Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly prepared to meet with the Republican-controlled Legislature's leaders following her call for a statewide mas...

 2020-10-26 21:03 

WDAF

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It's a boy a big boy. White rhino born at Disney World...

A 150-pound white rhinoceros was born at Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park in Florida over the weekend....

 2020-10-26 20:05 

WDAF

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Kansas City police searching for missing 11-year-old girl on snowy Monday...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are searching for a missing 11-year-old girl Monday. Lakayia Horn was last seen around noon Monday near 23rd Street and Cleveland Avenue. She was walking on foot, and her family is very concerned about her due t...

 2020-10-26 20:04 

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New guidelines address rise in opioid use during pregnancy...

Opioid use in pregnancy has prompted new guidance from the American Academy of Pediatrics, aimed at improving care for women and newborns affected by their mothers' drug use....

 2020-10-26 19:58 

WDAF

[ FOX Kansas city ]

Second stimulus checks: Here's where we stand as a new week begins...

At issue is a huge virus relief bill that would send another $1,200 direct payment to most Americans....

 2020-10-26 19:19 

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Susan B. Anthony's grave has new plastic shield for protection from 'I voted' stickers...

People putting their "I Voted" stickers on women's suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony's headstone will see something new this year: a plastic cover....

 2020-10-26 19:19 

WDAF

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US Marshalls recover 45 missing children during anti-human trafficking operation...

Operation "Autumn Hope" was a multi-agency enforcement operation focused on human trafficking and the location and recovery of missing and exploited children....

 2020-10-26 18:18 

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Missouri Tigers' wide receiver arrested, dismissed from team...

COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri wide receiver Maurice Massey has been dismissed from the team after he was arrested during the weekend. Boone County Sheriff's department records show Massey was arrested Sunday on suspicion of third-degree...

 2020-10-26 17:35 

WDAF

[ FOX Kansas city ]

It's back! How to grab KFC's fried chicken-scented firelog before it sells out...

The 11 Herbs & Spices Firelog has sold out the past two years, so you...

 2020-10-26 17:24 

WDAF

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Evidence proves homicide suspect shot first in KC police killing, patrol claims...

Friday afternoon, Oct. 23, Kansas City police tried to make a felony traffic stop. They claim the suspect shot at them before they shot back and killed the man....

 2020-10-26 17:19 

WDAF

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Jews For Trump car parade stirs protests, fights in New York...

NEW YORK (AP) — Skirmishes broke out between supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump as a Jews For Trump convoy of cars draped with American flags and Trump 2020 banners rolled through Manhattan and Brooklyn. The caravan traveled from Con...

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