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Community activist allegedly driving when car strikes 4 teens


Four young teens were critically hurt after a driver ran them over Friday afternoon. More>>

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Hatfields, McCoys make moonshine legally in southern W.Va.

After generations of bootlegging, direct descendants of the Hatfields have teamed up with the McCoy name to produce legal moonshine in southern West Virginia with the state's blessing - the start of a new legacy for... More>>

Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies


Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died. More>>

Authorities review video of fatal parking lot run-in

Sheriff's investigators Saturday were reviewing a video of an incident in which hip-hop music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight hit two men with his pickup truck, killing one, that may help provide clarity on whether Knight... More>>

Rodgers wins MVP, Watt unanimous top AP defensive player

Just living the dream. And looking for more. More>>

Japan outraged as video purportedly shows hostage beheaded

Japan and other nations condemned with outrage and horror on Sunday the beheading purportedly by the Islamic State group of Kenji Goto, a journalist who sought through his coverage of Syria to convey the plight of... More>>

Will Shields was voted Saturday night into the Hall of Fame. Chiefs owner Clark Hunt said Shields was a true iron man, and his career and character place him among the greatest in franchise history. More>>


Bobbi Kristina Brown found face down in tub, now in medically induced coma Video included


On Saturday morning, Roswell police responded to a 911 call for Bobbi Kristina Brown.She was found unresponsive in a tub in a home in a Roswell subdivision. More>>

White House: Science indicates parents should vaccinate kids

Amid the measles outbreak stemming from California, the White House is telling parents that science indicates they should vaccinate their children. More>>

Seahawks have what it takes to repeat in Super Bowl


This is a classic "old bull vs. young bull matchup." Tom Brady can pick up another gem near the end of his Hall of Fame career, but Russell Wilson could be piloting the NFL's next dynasty. More>>

Bicyclist dies after being pinned under pickup truck


A bicyclist has died after colliding with a truck Friday night in the Westport area. More>>

What slowing economy? US consumers are in a mood to spend

There's a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of 2014: In a word, steadiness. More>>

People jump from 3rd story to escape apartment blaze


Injuries have been reported in an apartment fire Saturday afternoon. More>>

Baby Alert: Chimpanzee at Kansas City Zoo is pregnant

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The Kansas City Zoo has announced a small expansion to their family. More>>

Balloon pilots make history with trans-Pacific flight

An audacious, nearly 7,000-mile-long trip across the Pacific Ocean came to an end Saturday as two accomplished pilots safely touched down in the water just off the coast of Mexico in their helium-filled balloon after... More>>


Man follows, takes pictures of boy headed to school in Roeland Park


A string of reports involving strangers lurking near school kids in the Shawnee Mission School District has police in several cities investigating. More>>

2 hurt in ATV crash, 1 critically

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One person is in critical condition and a second has serious injuries after an ATV crash. More>>

Drivers: Return to your dealers to fix a 2nd air bag recall

Drivers, bring your vehicles back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags. More>>

Islamic State fighters admit defeat in Syrian town of Kobani

The Islamic State group has acknowledged for the first time that its fighters have been defeated in the Syrian town of Kobani and vowed to attack the town again. More>>

Your Week in Viral Videos: A look at the superlative sporting event


This weekend's "big game" is surrounded by things that are both overshadowing it and likely to be more entertaining.



KCTV5 tracks weekend winter weather


KCTV5 is tracking winter weather this weekend. More>>


A rain mix throughout much of Saturday will transition to snow overnight. See what's in store for this weekend here. More>>

Serena Williams wins 6th Australian, 19th major title

Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title and continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals by extending her decade-long domination of Maria Sharapova. More>>

Vatican hits sour note with women, but progress may come

A new Vatican outreach initiative to listen to women hit a sour note before it even got off the ground: The sexy blonde on its Internet promo video came under such ridicule that it was quickly taken down. More>>

Wisconsin Gov. Walker previews likely White House theme Video included

Criticizing Washington as a city of power-hungry elites, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Friday offered a preview of his likely White House message between private job interviews with those looking to help his expected... More>>

Iraqi libraries ransacked by Islamic State group in Mosul

When Islamic State group militants invaded the Central Library of Mosul earlier this month, they were on a mission to destroy a familiar enemy: other people's ideas. More>>

Taliban claim Kabul attack that killed 3 Americans, 1 Afghan

The gunman who killed three American contractors at the Kabul airport was in an Afghan uniform and was subsequently killed, a U.S. military spokesman said. More>>

Topeka police not looking for suspect after little girl suffers burn

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Topeka police say they are not searching for a suspect after a 6-year-old girl suffered serious burns as her family insists that a stranger intentionally set her on fire. More>>

Five-year-old Topeka boy says stranger maliciously set his sister on fire


A 5-year-old says a stranger intentionally set his 6-year-old sister on fire while they played in the backyard of their Topeka home. The girl may be permanently disfigured.

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