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Inside look at FBI's new mobile forensics lab

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Investigators have gone high tech to hunt down and arrest cyber criminals. The same is true in Kansas City. More>>

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Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

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It didn't take long for prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial to convey the sense of fear, pain and grief caused by the 2013 attack. They let victims do it for them. More>>

Clinton urges State Dept. to release her emails

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Hillary Rodham Clinton urged the State Department to release the emails she wrote from a private email account as secretary of state, weighing in on a controversy that has generated negative attention this week for the... More>>

Police search for gunman after man critically injured

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A man is in critical condition at an area hospital after he was shot Wednesday night, and police are searching for the gunman. More>>

House committee subpoenas Clinton emails in Benghazi probe

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A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state... More>>

US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

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The Justice Department on Wednesday cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old, but also issued a scathing report calling for sweeping changes in city... More>>

Mexican police grab latest Zetas leader in wealthy suburb

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Mexican police and soldiers on Wednesday captured Omar Trevino Morales, widely considered to be the most important leader of the Zetas drug cartel that once carved a path of brutal bloodshed along the country's... More>>

Safer cars on many people's minds at KC Auto Show

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Safety is among the top concerns for any car shopper and the Kansas City Auto Show was the perfect place to find out what's new to keep you and your passengers safe. More>>

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Two in custody after sheriff's deputy shot in crime spree, 3rd suspect sought

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Two men are in custody after an off-duty Wyandotte County sheriff's deputy was shot while walking into a convenience store during a robbery. Authorities are searching for a third suspect in a series of armed robberies.
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Driver being pursued by MO trooper crashes

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A driver who was fleeing from a Missouri Highway Patrol trooper crashed Wednesday night.

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Crash kills 16-year-old Blue Valley Northwest student

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A 16-year-old Blue Valley Northwest student was killed in a single-car crash Wednesday afternoon. His classmates gathered at the school Wednesday night to mourn.
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US envoy to SKorea in stable condition after knife attack

U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after a man screaming demands for a unified North and South Korea slashed him on the face and wrist with a knife, South Korean police and U.S. officials said Thursday. More>>

Deputy shot 7 times in ambush inside convenience store

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Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office Deputy Steve Wood is battling for his life in an area hospital after he was shot seven times during an ambush at a convenience store. His pastor said the family has hope and is sustained by prayer.
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Man suffers burns and smoke inhalation from house fire

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A man was hospitalized in critical condition after a fire on Kansas City's east side Wednesday night.


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Ferguson residents say they aren't surprised by Justice Department's report

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Ferguson residents are reacting to the Justice Department's report calling for sweeping changes in the city's law enforcement practices it called discriminatory and unconstitutional as well as their decision to clear former police officer Darren Wilson in the deadly shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. More>>

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HOA reconsiders denial of playhouse for girl battling cancer

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A girl battling cancer wanted a playhouse for her backyard, and Make-A-Wish is willing to grant her dream. But a Raymore homeowners association is refusing to allow construction. Outrage has grown across the country over the denial.
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California man charged with trying to join Islamic State

A 21-year-old California man previously charged with lying on a passport application so he could fly to Syria to join the Islamic State terrorist group was indicted Wednesday on a charge of trying to provide material... More>>

EB I-435 at Highway 69 in OP reopens after crash

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A crash between a semi and a car has snarled traffic on Interstate 435 at Highway 69. More>>

Kansas City Zoo's new penguin chicks waddle onto exhibit

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In mid-December, the Kansas City Zoo welcomed in two baby penguins.The two Gentoo penguin chicks waddled their way back to their exhibit on Wednesday after getting some behind-the-scenes love.
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Man dies while shoveling roof, first responders go back to finish the job

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Manchester first responders did all they could to save a man's life who died after having a heart attack while shoveling off his roof on Tuesday. More>>

Police look for 2 people who robbed Lenexa Bank of America

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Police are investigating the robbery of a Bank of America in Lenexa. More>>

Health care at the high court: 5 ways this time is different

The never-ending political fight over health care hit the Supreme Court Wednesday, and insurance coverage for millions of Americans is on the line. More>>

Case of active tuberculosis identified at Olathe high school

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State and local health department officials have identified a single case of active tuberculosis in a student who goes to Olathe Northwest High School, Johnson County Health and Environment announced Wednesday.

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'It WAS him': Defense admits Tsarnaev bombed Boston Marathon

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The question, for all practical purposes, is no longer whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took part in the Boston Marathon bombing. It's whether he deserves to die for it. More>>

Kerry pushes back on Israeli criticism of Iran nuke talks

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U.S. officials sought Wednesday to tamp down expectations of a substantial preliminary nuclear deal with Iran by the March deadline while working to move past the political dust kicked up by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin... More>>

Coal mine blast kills at least 24 in war-torn east Ukraine

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A rebel-held city scarred by months of conflict in eastern Ukraine suffered more tragedy Wednesday when a methane gas explosion in a coal mine killed at least 24 workers and left nine missing. More>>

McDonald's chicken gets new standard: No human antibiotics

McDonald's says it plans to require chicken suppliers to stop using antibiotics important to human medicine within two years. More>>

Gunshot victim found dead near 63rd, Parallel

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Authorities are investigating a murder in KCK. More>>

Laser procedure turns brown eyes blue

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A doctor says the only difference between a brown eye and a blue eye is this very thin layer of pigment on the surface.

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