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Authorities are investigating after a 26-year-old Overland Park man was killed in a wreck early Sunday morning in a Fairway neighborhood. (Ken Ullery/KCTV5 News) Authorities are investigating after a 26-year-old Overland Park man was killed in a wreck early Sunday morning in a Fairway neighborhood. (Ken Ullery/KCTV5 News)

Driver fleeing police killed in high-speed Fairway crash


Authorities are investigating after a 26-year-old Overland Park man was killed in a wreck early Sunday morning in a Fairway neighborhood. More>>

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Shooting on city's east side send one to hospital in serious condition


Kansas City Police are investigating a shooting that has sent one person to the hospital. More>>

Police departments on alert after cop killings


Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and... More>>

Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock


The work of Pope Francis to foster a thaw between the U.S. and Cuba has caused some fractures among Catholics in Miami. More>>

Jets players speak out on slain NYPD officers

Sheldon Richardson was stunned when he heard the news Saturday that two New York City police officers were killed in the line of duty. More>>

Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Lawrence


Authorities in Lawrence are investigating an accident where a train struck and killed a person in North Lawrence. More>>

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an "act of cybervandalism," not... More>>

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England


Entertainer Elton John and longtime mate David Furnish officially married Sunday on the ninth anniversary of the day they entered into a civil partnership. More>>

Satanic Temple puts up display at Michigan Capitol

Christians and Satanists put up competing displays Sunday on the Michigan Capitol grounds as Christmas week got underway. More>>

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children


A judge on Monday rejected a plea by lawyers for an Australia woman charged with killing eight children to have the next hearing held in a mental health court. More>>

QB Jameis Winston cleared in conduct hearing

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared Sunday of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago. More>>

Killer of 2 NYC officers had long criminal history Video included


The gunman who fatally ambushed two police officers in their squad car had a long criminal record, a hatred for police and the government and an apparent history of mental instability that included an attempt to hang... More>>

North Korea claims US is behind satirical movie, promises retribution


In a dispatch on state media, the totalitarian regime warns the United States that U.S. "citadels" will be attacked, dwarfing the hacking attack on Sony that led to the cancellation of The Interview.


Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has grown out of the deaths of... More>>


Steelers wrap up playoff berth, top Chiefs 20-12


Alex Smith passed for a season-high 311 yards but was sacked six times as the fading Chiefs (8-7) lost for the fourth time in their last five games. Kansas City had little trouble moving the ball but couldn't seem to get the one big play that mattered. More>>


As 2014 comes to a close, it is time to take a look back at some of the key moments and defining images of the year. The Associated Press has released their most compelling images of the past 12 months. More>>

Good news from Tom Brokaw: His cancer is in remission

Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission. More>>

Mother seeks resentencing in deadly Prairie Village arson fire


A former Johnson County physician who killed two of her children in an arson fire wants a new sentencing hearing. More>>

In latest TV spat, Fox News blocked from Dish Network

Dish Network subscribers were unable to watch Fox News Channel and the Fox Business Network on Sunday when the channels were taken down as part of contract negotiations. More>>

KCPD investigate murder on city's east side


Authorities are investigating after a person was murdered on the city's east side. More>>

Nigerian Islamic uprising poses regional threat


Thousands of members of Nigeria's home-grown Islamic extremist Boko Haram group strike across the border in Cameroon, with coordinated attacks on border towns, a troop convoy and a major barracks. More>>

Obama worried about precedent set by Sony decision


In an interview with CNN's Candy Crowley aired on State of the Union on Sunday, Obama discussed the recent hacking of Sony and the recent change in policy toward Cuba. More>>

Liberty Memorial bestowed national World War I memorial designation

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The Liberty Memorial in Kansas City has gained national status after President Barack Obama signed legislature Friday officially recognizing the landmark. More>>

Arrests made after protesters block traffic on I-70


Earlier this week, the demonstration known as "Black lives matter" came to Kansas City. It's a movement making its way across the nation, and on Saturday another local protest ended in several arrests.  More>>

Triple shooting on city's east side leaves 1 dead


A triple shooting on the city's east side has left one dead. More>>

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