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Water work leaves Governor Stumpy's Grill House owner frustrated

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Governor Stumpy's Grill House is usually packed on a Friday at lunch but not today. There’s water rushing outside, but not a drop inside.

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New theories revealed in baby Lisa Irwin’s disappearance

It has been five years since baby Lisa Irwin vanished. Her parents recently sat down with KCTV5 News, answering the questions you would ask. We take you inside the investigation, revealing new theories and uncover what disturbed investigators.

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Trump advisers have their own scandalous histories with women Video included

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Donald Trump has been vocal about how much he loves women, saying he "cherishes" them, but that stands in contrast to several comments he has made regarding women's appearances and weight.

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Powerful Hurricane Matthew soaks Colombia, heads for Jamaica

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One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened a little on Saturday as it drenched coastal Colombia and roared across the Caribbean on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path... More>>

Russia warns against US attack on Syrian forces

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Russia warned the United States Saturday against carrying out any attacks on Syrian government forces, saying it would have repercussions across the Middle East as government forces captured a hill on the edge of the... More>>

Movie review: 'Masterminds'

Scene Stealers film critic Trey Hock reviews the new movie "Masterminds."

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Jamaica in path of Category 4 Matthew Video included

Category 4 Hurricane Matthew is headed towards Jamaica and may strike the island within the next few days. (Source: NHC) Category 4 Hurricane Matthew is headed towards Jamaica and may strike the island within the next few days. (Source: NHC)
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Category 4 Hurricane Matthew is headed toward Jamaica and may strike the island within the next few days.

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Take 5 to Care: Spofford Butterfly Gala next Saturday

The Spofford Butterfly Gala on Saturday, Oct. 8 is intended to raise money for Spofford Home to help children who have been abused and neglected.

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Library employee arrested at event, police accused of violating free speech

The Kansas City Public Library says it's shocked by the arrest of one of its employees and a guest inside the building. The library's director says the actions of a Kansas City, Missouri police officer went too far and violated free speech. 

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Fire destroys Overland Park home

The scene this morning at a house in the 165th block of Metcalf Avenue. The home is a total loss. (KCTV5) The scene this morning at a house in the 165th block of Metcalf Avenue. The home is a total loss. (KCTV5)
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Just after 6 a.m. on Saturday, a large fire broke out at a house in the 165th block of Metcalf Avenue.

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Talk of sex tapes takes presidential campaign on sordid turn Video included

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Donald Trump is encouraging voters to check out a "sex tape" featuring the former beauty queen with whom he's feuding. Hillary Clinton's campaign is suggesting that a better rental is the adult film in which Trump... More>>

First grader on life support, teen in custody after school shooting wounds 3 Video included

Jacob Hall (L) in critical condition after shooting. Fireman Jamie Brock (R) saved lives including Jacob's. (Source: Family/Townville FD) Jacob Hall (L) in critical condition after shooting. Fireman Jamie Brock (R) saved lives including Jacob's. (Source: Family/Townville FD)
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School has been canceled for the rest of the week at Townville Elementary School after deputies said a 14-year-old opened fire on the school playground, wounding three people on Wednesday.

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NTSB probe of deadly crash focuses on engineer, black box Video included

(AP Photo). This Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 photo provided by a passenger who was on the train when it crashed shows wreckage at the Hoboken, N.J. rail station. The commuter train barreled into the station during the morning rush hour, coming to a halt i... (AP Photo). This Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 photo provided by a passenger who was on the train when it crashed shows wreckage at the Hoboken, N.J. rail station. The commuter train barreled into the station during the morning rush hour, coming to a halt i...
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Here's what is known about the investigation into a commuter train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others Thursday in Hoboken, New Jersey. More>>

Hurricane Matthew strengthens into category 5 storm Video included

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The storm is the strongest in the Atlantic since 2007's Hurricane Felix. 

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Duterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitler

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts. More>>

Twitter, 'lies' and videotape: Trump shames beauty queen Video included

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Plunging deeper into campaign controversy, Donald Trump publicly shamed a former beauty queen on Friday for her "disgusting" sexual past and then - in one of presidential history's more bizarre moments - encouraged... More>>

Chiefs Women's Organization helps build homes

While the Kansas City Chiefs are preparing for their game against the Steelers, the wives of some of the players and coaches were hard at work with hammers and saws.

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Vehicles broken into, pushed down hill at Premier Mazda

One view of some Mazda cars outside a Kansas City dealership this morning. (Jeff Roberts/KCTV5) One view of some Mazda cars outside a Kansas City dealership this morning. (Jeff Roberts/KCTV5)
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There was a rather unusual sight outside of Premier Mazda of Kansas City on Friday morning.

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California police release video in officer-involved shooting Video included

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Alfred Olango was shot on Tuesday in El Cajon, CA by an officer who was responding to reports of a man acting erratically. 

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Community helps former officer rebuild new barbecue restaurant damaged by fire

The front of Chop's BBQ. (KCTV5) The front of Chop's BBQ. (KCTV5)
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A former KCPD officer had always dreamed of a barbecue restaurant of his own. That dream was supposed to come true this weekend, but a fire destroyed the back of his new restaurant.

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Wanted man in custody after police chase ends in Northland

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One person is in custody Friday after a police chase through the metro.

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NTSB has yet to interview injured engineer in deadly crash Video included

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National Transportation Safety Board investigators held off questioning the engineer in the deadly Hoboken train crash because of his injuries Friday and struggled to lift clues from the train's black box recorders. More>>

Men street racing are charged in crash that injured mother, 2 children

Mugshots of Steven M. Langley, left, and Noe A. Maderos, right. (Wyandotte County Jail) Mugshots of Steven M. Langley, left, and Noe A. Maderos, right. (Wyandotte County Jail)
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Wyandotte County’s District Attorney has charged two 21-year-olds in connection with a car accident that injured a mother and her two children.

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Woman found dead after shooting at Kansas City apartment complex Video included

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Police are investigating the death of a woman in her 60s who was shot dead in an apartment building Thursday night.

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Minor league Royals players visit patients University of Kansas Hospital

Some future Royals players were out Friday, visiting patients at a local hospital. Minor league players stopped by the University of Kansas Hospital to talk with patients and sign autographs.

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Threat from clown in Blue Springs determined not to be credible Video included

A screenshot of the statement sent out by the school district. (KCTV5) A screenshot of the statement sent out by the school district. (KCTV5)
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On Friday, police and the Blue Springs School District were investigating a bizarre threat made by someone claiming to be a clown.

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Kansas City family hopes fundraiser will help them find children's killer

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Jayden Ugwuh, 9, and Montell Ross, 8, died last month when someone fired into their window in the middle of the night.

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VIDEO: Man rescues baby after airstrike collapses building Video included

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The four-story building collapsed after an airstrike, trapping the baby under rubble for two hours.

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Father found guilty in 2012 case of 3-week-old’s death

Dennis Matthew's mugshot. (KCTV5) Dennis Matthew's mugshot. (KCTV5)
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A Clay County jury has found Dennis Matthews guilty. Matthews and his wife were charged after the death of their 3-week-old daughter in 2012 and accused of inflicting "cruel and inhuman punishment."

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New recommendations for breast cancer screenings could save lives Video included

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Women may soon have more health services they can receive without a copay, preventing worse health issues down the line.

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Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9,300 in past year Video included

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A year of Russian airstrikes on areas outside government control in Syria have killed more than 9,000 people, displaced tens of thousands and caused widespread destruction, an opposition monitoring group said Friday. More>>

Lee’s Summit children exposed to whooping cough

File photo of someone receiving a vaccine. (KCTV5) File photo of someone receiving a vaccine. (KCTV5)
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On Friday, an email was sent to parents of students in Lee's Summit notifying them that their children had been exposed to whooping cough.

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Authorities investigating ‘flammable substance’ found at high school on Thursday

Shawnee Mission Northwest High School's logo. (Shawnee Mission Northwest) Shawnee Mission Northwest High School's logo. (Shawnee Mission Northwest)
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On Thursday, a small amount of a something flammable and most likely homemade was found in a trashcan outside Shawnee Mission Northwest High School.

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Ryder Cup heckler 'swallowed puke,' makes pressure-packed putt Video included

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An American heckled European golfers who couldn't make a tricky 12-foot putt, and he rose to the occasion when the Ryder Cup team challenged him to see if he could sink it.

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