Kansas City News, Missouri News, Kansas News, National News - KCTV5

Latest Headlines


Radio marathon held to help track down little girl's killer


A special broadcast-a-thon hopes to increase tips leading to the arrest of the person who was responsible for a drive-by shooting that killed a 6-year-old little girl a week ago.  More>>

More News

MLB shuts down some watch parties around the metro


Some local businesses trying to get into the Royals spirit have been shut down by Major League Baseball.


Royals superfan battling illness still follows team to San Fran


One Kansas City Royals fan has seen 797 consecutive home games, including the last two World Series games, but a health battle nearly broke that streak. More>>


Royals blog: Road to the crown in San Francisco


Follow KCTV5's Alan Shope on the road with the Kansas City Royals as the team battles the San Francisco Giants in the World Series. More>>

Man running for Cass County Clerk being sued by family


A man running for Cass County clerk is being sued. More>>

Medical Examiner: Human remains belong to Hannah Graham Video included


The Medical Examiner's office has confirmed remains discovered in Albemarle County last week are in fact those of Hannah Graham. More>>

Royals celebrate Hosmer's 25th birthday with big World Series win


Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That winning formula of fundamental baseball has put the Kansas City Royals ahead in the World Series. A 3-2 win Friday night means Royals have a 2-1 won lead over the Giants.

Superintendent: Lathrop Middle School student pulls gun at lunch


The superintendent for Lathrop R-II Schools confirmed that a middle school student pulled out a gun during lunch Friday.  More>>

Suspected drunk driver hits motorcyclist


A motorcyclist is in critical condition following a crash Friday night in Kansas City, and authorities believe the woman that hit the man was driving while intoxicated. More>>

Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies

A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern... More>>

Yost shakes up lineup for Game 3, shifts Cain to right field


Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was moved from center field to right for Game 3 of the World Series to boost defense in one of AT&T Park's trickiest positions. More>>

Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama

A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms. More>>

Washington shooter was school homecoming attendant Video included


Police said the shooter and one other person died as a result of gunfire at a high school Friday.


Hong Kong protesters to vote on govt offers

Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters' response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation. More>>

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others


Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had... More>>

Blue shirts incredibly red hot in Kansas City


Blue Royals-related gear is incredibly popular in Kansas City, and some stores are preparing for the buying craze if the Royals win the World Series.

Ted Bishop out as PGA president

Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter. More>>

Savoy Grill owner mops up, looks to future after fire


 The owner of the Savoy Grill and his employees are regrouping after a fire damaged the restaurant's kitchen. More>>

Surgeons successfully transplant dead hearts into patients


Normally, heart transplants require a still-beating heart, usually taken from brain-dead patients.


An open letter to America from Kansas City, MO, Mayor Sly James


This week, Mayor Sly James penned an open letter to America in response to the outpouring of support for our city by people around the nation. More>>

5th annual Better Together Concert continues Johnson County tradition


Eight Johnson County churches combine musical forces for the fifth annual Better Together Concert. More>>

Victim shot multiple times at 34th and Central dies


A victim who was shot multiple times in a Kansas City neighborhood Thursday afternoon has died.  More>>

Republicans question federal response on Ebola

The new Ebola infection in New York City exposed flaws in the system and raised new concerns, lawmakers said Friday, as they criticized the federal response to the outbreak and questioned top officials' credibility. More>>

League responds to 8-year-old's $500 touchdown


The Gwinett Football League disagrees with parents claiming The Lawrenceville Black Knights were fined for scoring a touchdown.  More>>

Iraqi officials say IS militants used chlorine gas


Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during fighting with security forces and Shiite militiamen last month north of Baghdad, Iraqi officials said Friday. More>>


KCTV5's Dave Hall talks to San Fran radio stations about banning Lorde's Royals song

San Francisco radio DJ's are banning the playing of Lorde's song "Royals" through the World Series, so KCTV5's Dave Hall knocked on their doors to get to the bottom of the station standoff.


ACLU: Kansas court hearing on gay marriage is off


An American Civil Liberties Union attorney says a federal judge in Kansas has canceled a hearing scheduled Friday in the group's lawsuit challenging the state's ban on gay marriage. More>>

China, 20 other countries initiate new Asian bank

Twenty-one Asian nations have signed on to a China-driven initiative to create a new development bank for Asia that's aimed at boosting infrastructure investment of all kinds. Beijing sees that as a way to raise its... More>>

US officials see signs of new life in Iraqi army

Iraq's fractured army has begun to regroup and stage modest, localized attacks on the Islamic State militants who routed them last spring and summer, but they are unlikely to be ready to launch a major counteroffensive... More>>

KCTV5 on Facebook
Powered by WorldNow
KCTV 5 News

Online Public File:

Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, KCTV; Kansas City, MO. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.