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Allegations against Deffenbaugh Industries


An Overland Park woman is making some strong allegations against Deffenbaugh Industries, claiming the company is taking both her trash and recycling bins and dumping them in the same truck. And, Kim Gattshall said she’s got the video to prove it.“I think a lot of people take the time to sort out their recycling It’s important to a lot of people, Gattshall said.Gattshall said she’s one of those people. She takes the time to sort through her recyclables and teache... More>>

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Man, 28, allegedly attacked Shawnee couple with an ax


Prosecutors have filed charges against a 28-year-old man who allegedly attacked a Shawnee couple with an ax in their own home. More>>

Library bench monitors air quality in KCK


KCK is just one of six cities across the country selected by the Environmental Protection Agency to take part in the Village Green Project.  More>>

Ex-con accused of killing police officer turns self in

An ex-con accused of fatally shooting a police officer who interrupted a drug deal turned himself in Monday, ending an intensive two-day manhunt, a spokesman for a U.S. attorney said. More>>

Team shares memory of bat boy killed in accident


A 9-year-old bat boy has died after he was accidentally hit in the head with a bat during a National Baseball Congress World Series game in Wichita, KS. His team shared memories on Monday. More>>

Multiple vehicle crash leaves man with critical injuries


One man is in critical condition while a second person was injured in a crash that involved up to four vehicles. More>>

Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire Video included


Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. More>>

Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed funds


The Senate blocked a Republican drive Monday to terminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, setting the stage for the GOP to try again this fall amid higher stakes - a potential government shutdown that could echo into... More>>

Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states


President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. More>>

Trenton firefighter dies in skydiving accident


A community is in mourning after a firefighter was killed over the weekend in a skydiving accident . More>>

Cars damaged after tires tossed from I-435 overpass


Police are trying to find the person who was throwing tires off an overpass early Monday morning. More>>

Chiefs newcomer lights up 1st padded practice


One play. That's how long it took cornerback Marcus Peters to turn heads at the Chiefs first padded practice.   More>>

Hatred of Royals goes international!

Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain (6) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain (6) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson is mad at Royals pitcher Edison Volquez.“I’ve been thrown at several times in my career, I know when it’s intentional," he said, after being nailed by a Volquez pitch in the first inning of Sunday's Royals-Blue Jays game.  More>>

Royals name Cain, Davis Player, Pitcher of the Month

Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain (6) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain (6) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

The Kansas City Royals have named center field Lorenzo Cain the club's Player of the Month and righty Wade Davis Pitcher of the Month after the pair had impressive showings in July.  More>>

Police seek help locating missing 60-year-old KCK woman


Deborah S. Jursch walked away from her home in the 3000 block of Wood Avenue about 4 p.m. Saturday. More>>

Jury: Colorado shooter trial will continue, Holmes faces possible death penalty Video included


The jury has reached a verdict on whether Colorado theater shooter James Holmes should receive life without parole or if the trial should continue with the death penalty as an option. More>>

Man, 80, accused of killing daughter because she wouldn't buy him alcohol

Matthew Moore. Source: Birmingham Police Department Matthew Moore. Source: Birmingham Police Department

Birmingham police say an 80-year-old man killed his daughter because she refused to buy him alcohol on Friday night. More>>

Police search for 2 suspects who fled after crash on I-35


Traffic on southbound Interstate 35 near 75th Street is moving slow because of an accident. Police said they are searching for two suspects who took off after the crash. More>>

Ultimate Frisbee recognized by Olympic committee


The International Olympic Committee has recognized the organization behind ultimate Frisbee, but it won't be in the Olympic Games just yet. More>>

Taco Bell fires Kansas employee for insult on officer's food

A Taco Bell in Newton, KS, has fired an employee who wrote an insult on the wrappers of tacos ordered by a police officer and his fiancee. More>>

$25 million Mega Millions winner out there somewhere

Officials with the Missouri Lottery say someone is holding a Mega Millions ticket sold in Missouri that is worth $25 million. More>>

AT&T-DirecTV merger offers TV, wireless bundle


For $200 a month, users can get DirecTV programming on their phone, computer or tablet, as well as TV sets at home. The plan also includes unlimited talk and text on up to four phones and 10 gigabytes of data. More>>

Independence mother upset about school bus policy


A mother is worried after she got a letter saying her daughter could no longer ride the bus because the district says the girl lives too close to the school to use the bus. More>>


Not all these things have become totally extinct, but they're on their way. This is just another reminder education isn't what it used to be. More>>

Video: Police officer helps skunk, nearly gets sprayed Video included


It happened Sunday in the Detroit suburb of Rochester. The officer stopped to help a skunk that got its head stuck in a discarded yogurt container. More>>

Former KMOV-TV news anchor Robin Smith to run for Mo. Secretary of State


Former KMOV anchor Robin Smith will run for Missouri Secretary of State in 2016, she announced Sunday morning. More>>

Nearly 60 donors give one-third of all 2016 campaign cash


It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate dinners, hundreds of handshakes and a stream of emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks. More>>

Bat boy dies after being struck by bat at KS game Video included


Kaiser Carlile, 9, died Sunday after being struck by a bat wielded by a batter taking practice swings Saturday. More>>

Iowa tornado caught on video Video included


A cloud of dust and debris could be seen at the base of the twister as it spun across the landscape. More>>

Wildfire raging north of San Francisco threatens homes


Wildfires blazing in several Western states Sunday chewed up forests and threatened homes but were most numerous in Northern California where dozens are raging and setting off evacuations. More>>

Man killed when storm slams tent down on crowd near Chicago

A man was killed and more than a dozen injured on Sunday when a tent where people had sought shelter during a brief storm blew off its moorings and collapsed on some of the crowd at a festival in a Chicago suburb. More>>

Explosions shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churches


A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants Sunday morning at two churches in southern New Mexico. More>>

Close aide to VP's late son joins Joe Biden 2016 super PAC


A top political aide to Vice President Joe Biden's late son joined the super PAC working to recruit the elder Biden to run for president on Sunday, lending the group newfound credibility in the midst of fresh signs the... More>>

Nigeria: troops rescue 178 people, destroy extremist camps


Nigerian troops rescued 178 people from Boko Haram in attacks that destroyed several camps of the Islamic extremists in the northeast of the country, an army statement said Sunday. More>>

Proof of Trump's charity giving elusive


Donald Trump, widely believed to be the wealthiest American ever to run for president, is nowhere among the ranks of the country's most generous citizens, according to an Associated Press review of his financial... More>>

US, Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit

Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years ago and kept on hiatus until now amid political unrest that swept the country in... More>>

Confirmed: Jericho the lion is alive

Jericho the lion is alive and well and roaming his park habitat in Zimbabwe, the Oxford University researcher tracking the lion confirmed on Sunday. More>>

IOC to order tests for viruses at Rio's Olympic water venues

The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games. More>>

Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion

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Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a Pennsylvania doctor on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over a Minnesota dentist the African government wants to extradite for killing a well-known... More>>

Raytown's LaVance Taylor cut from Chiefs


Kansas City Chiefs rookie running back LaVance Taylor was cut from the team Sunday. More>>

Former KU chancellor Robert Hemenway dies at 73


Robert E. Hemenway, former University of Kansas chancellor, died Friday at age 73. More>>

All eyes on $101 million man as Chiefs' Houston gets to work


The massive linebacker with the sweat-drenched biceps insists he never took a day off this offseason, even if he never showed up for one of the Kansas City Chiefs' workouts. Early in training camp, it's easy to believe him. More>>

More drownings this year in Missouri than all of last year


Missouri has already recorded more drownings this year than in all of last year. More>>

Memphis officer killed during traffic stop, person of interest in custody


An officer died Saturday night after he was shot during a traffic stop, WMC Action News 5 reported. More>>

American Pharoah poised for more racing history in Haskell


By RICHARD ROSENBLATT AP Racing Writer From a beauty salon in Beverly Hills to an intersection in Zurich people are talking about American Pharoah. More>>

Billionaire buys Woodlands racing complex, but future fuzzy

The future of The Woodlands racing complex in eastern Kansas remains up in the air even after a billionaire businessman bought the property. More>>

Two wounded in Independence shooting


A man and woman are recovering after being shot early Sunday morning. More>>

Doctors recommend starting babies on solid food after 4 months of age Video included


Introducing solid foods to your baby can be a fun, exciting experience for you and your little one. But it can also be a confusing time.  More>>

2 soldiers dead, 31 wounded in suicide attack in Turkey


Kurdish rebels on Sunday detonated an explosives-laden agricultural vehicle at a military police station in eastern Turkey, killing two soldiers and wounding 31 others, authorities said, amid a sharp escalation of violence... More>>


Woman taken into custody after man found stabbed multiple times


A woman was taken into custody after a man was found stabbed multiple times in Overland Park Saturday afternoon. More>>

Gunman sought after man shot to death in St. Joseph


Authorities are still searching for a gunman after a man was shot to death late Saturday afternoon. More>>

Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly


A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S. More>>

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