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Hit-and-run driver kills woman walking across Prospect Avenue Saturday in Kansas City

Kansas City police on Sunday were looking for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a female pedestrian Saturday night.The hit-and-run occurred about 10:25 p.m. at 38th Street and Prospect Avenue.Investigators determined that the 33-year-old Kansas City woman was walking across Prospect when sh

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-08-19 14:46:00

Kansas City Police investigating homicide near 14th and White

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a homicide after a Sunday afternoon incident.Officers were called to the area near 14th Street and White Avenue just after 3 p.m. to investigate a possible shooting.

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-19 21:06:00

Man found dead from shooting on I-435

KANSAS CITY, Mo.- A man was found shot to death on I-435 early Sunday morning.Police were called to the scene on a shooting call just after 3:30.Officers found a black man, dead on the highway.I-435NB was shut down until 8:00a.m. while the investigation got underway.Anyone with any information is e

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-19 14:28:54

Sexual assault victim fights back against attacker, gets stabbed at Kansas City home

The woman told investigators she woke up to someone in her bedroom standing over her with a knife, prosecutors say it was 24-year-old Spencer Franklin. Court documents say that Franklin said "it's okay, I'm not going to hurt you," before making her perform oral sex.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-19 21:10:08

Northbound I-435 in Kansas City closed after man found shot to death on highway

By Robert A. Cronkletonbcronkleton@kcstar.comNorthbound Interstate 435 in Kansas City remains closed after police found a man shot to death on the highway early Sunday.Police responded to reports of a shooting about 3:40 a.m. along northbound I-435 just south of Eastwood Trafficway. Arriving officer

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-08-19 07:34:00

Man killed at 9th & Harrison, police looking for vehicle

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -A man was shot and killed at 9th & Harrison early Sunday morning, and police are searching for a vehicle that may be related to the crime.Officers were called to the scene just after 4:40 Sunday morning on a shooting.When they arrived, an adult, white male was found dead in the str

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-19 13:30:19

Schools in North Kansas City are nixing gender neutral bathrooms

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) —Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.The North Kansas City School District has installed gender-neutral restrooms at two new elementary schools that opened this past week.The school district also renovated

WIBW - 2018-08-19 18:27:00

Kansas City mom shocked when minivan filled with kids gets hit by bullets while driving

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Kansas City mom says the neighborhood she`s lived in for four years is getting worse, and she experienced it firsthand Thursday.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-19 01:43:18

Major highway shut down in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. --If you are heading to Kansas City on Sunday, beware.I-435 just south of I-70 is closed in both directions.The Kansas City Police Department closed the highway as part of a criminal investigation.No details yet about what happened there.Officials also don’t know when it will reopen

KYTV - 2018-08-19 09:42:00

KCPD investigating homicide at 9th and Harrison St.

Man found shot and killed in streetKANSAS CITY, Mo. —Kansas City, Missouri police are investigating a homicide near 9thand Harrison Street.Police found a white man shot dead in the street, early Sunday morning.AdvertisementIf you know anything, call the Crimestoppers Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-19 11:21:00

Something To Consider Before Buying Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) For The 1.25% Dividend

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SIMPLYWALL.ST - 2018-08-19 23:57:27

1 in custody after shots fired early Saturday in Mission Hills area

One person was taken into custody early Saturday after shots were fired in the Mission Hills, Kansas, area.

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-18 18:55:00

Police Fact Check Kansas City Dude Charged With Deadly Happy Rock Hit & Run

"Police tracked down 24-year-old suspect, who they say hit the victim and left the scene. When police caught up to him, court documents state he smelled like an intoxicant. He told police he had been with drinking with friends, left his car at the bar and a friend drove it home later.


Kansas City nonprofit uses basketball, mentoring to turn metro boys into men

KANSAS CITY, Mo. --StatisticsfromMENTORshow 1 in 4 public school children drop out of school before they finish high school, but mentoring can change that.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-18 23:58:14

Police identify woman shot, killed along I-470 near View High Drive

Tasheika Baker, 41, was killed around 10:30 p.m. Thursday along the ramp to westbound I-470 near View High Drive.


Woman dead after shooting in Kansas City, Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —A woman died after she was shot Thursday night. First responders found her on a highway ramp.Around 10:30 p.m., Kansas City, Missouri police officers responded to a reported shooting at I-470 and View High Drive.When they got there, they found a woman on the on-ramp to westbound I-


New restaurant featuring Kansas City BBQ coming to Worlds of Fun in 2019

The restaurant’s menu will include Kansas City barbecue with homemade sauce, roastery chicken, home-style sides, desserts and more. The park said it plants to add healthier options as well.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-19 00:10:32

KCPD investigates homicide Friday near 33rd, Wabash

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Kansas City police are investigating a homicide Friday near 33rd Street and Wabash Avenue.Police were called to the area about 4:45 p.m. on a reported shooting.


First Alert: Rain, storm chances increase Sunday afternoon

Clouds will be on the increase for your Sunday. Chances for rain will ramp up in the afternoon. Look for a high in the low-to-middle 80s.

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-18 23:02:00

More than a dozen guns stolen from Frontier Justice

KANSAS CITY, Mo.— More than a dozen guns were stolen early Saturday morning when unknown suspects broke into Frontier Justice, which is located at 10000 France Family Drive in Village West.

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-18 23:15:52