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Kansas City Police locate missing 12-year-old girl

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Kansas City Police have located a missing 12-year-old girl. More>>

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Bowe admits to minor traffic offenses, marijuana charge dropped

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Prosecutors dismissed a marijuana charge against Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe and he admitted to minor traffic violations stemming from a traffic stop late last year. More>>

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Police are asking federal investigators to help determine whether more than a dozen shootings in less than a month along Kansas City-area roads and highways are connected. KCTV5 News has team coverage of this developing story.
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Ukraine: 3 killed after Black Sea base attack

Three pro-Russian protesters were killed and 13 injured during an attempted overnight raid on a Ukrainian National Guard base in the Black Sea port of Mariupol, Ukraine's authorities said. More>>

Samples collected from oil slick not from plane

Investigators were analyzing data collected by a robotic submarine that completed its first successful scan of the seabed Thursday in the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane, but say tests have ruled out that a nearby oil... More>>

Nigeria: Fate of 100+ abducted girls unknown

The fate of more than 100 girls and young women abducted by Islamic extremists was thrown into uncertainty Thursday when their school principal denied a report from Nigeria's military that almost all the students were... More>>

Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel... More>>

Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking Video included

Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers still missing a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of... More>>

uFly fires flight simulator who appeared on CNN

A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing... More>>

Man who stabbed bus driver gets 5-year sentence

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Lewis Perkins, the man who brutally assaulted a Kansas City bus driver, was sentenced to five years in prison for the stabbing. More>>

Police: Men report having car window shot out on Highway 71

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A group says they were shot at while driving down the highway, and police are investigating if it could be linked to a series of shootings on Kansas City highways over the past month. More>>

Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine

The well-armed, Moscow-backed insurgency sowing chaos in eastern Ukraine scored a new victory Wednesday, seizing armored vehicles and weapons from underequipped government forces, then rolling through two cities to a... More>>

Police: Roadway shooting investigation remains high priority

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Police continue to place a high priority on the investigation of a pattern of recent roadway shootings around the Kansas City metropolitan area, they said in a release Wednesday. More>>

Brownback welcomes input on need for hate-crime legislation

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Kansas does not have hate-crime legislation on its books, and Gov. Sam Brownback said he would welcome public input on the need for such legislation. More>>

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Search of river in southern Wyandotte Co. yields no results

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Officials' search for someone who may have gone into the river in southern Wyandotte County Wednesday afternoon yielded no results. More>>

LaManno's friends and family gather to remember the wife, mother Video included

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LaManno made working with children her life's work, as an occupational therapist. More>>

Jewish Community Center reopens with added security

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The Jewish Community Center began to rebuild Wednesday, starting by reopening its doors to the public. More>>

NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

The move by New York City's new police commissioner to disband a unit that spied on the everyday activities of Muslims could be just the first step in a dismantling of some of the huge post-9/11 intelligence-gathering... More>>

Suspect arraigned for leaving backpack at Boston Marathon finish line Video included

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Kevin Edson was in court for allegedly leaving a backpack with a rice cooker at the Boston Marathon finish line.
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Burglar caught on video creeping in nursery room Video included

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A burglar was caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby's room in a Houston-area home. More>>

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