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Celebrating the life of Tamara Dominguez, a transgender woman killed in Kansas City

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Tamara Dominguez was killed in the early morning hours of Saturday, Aug. 15th. Dominguez was a transgender woman. On Sunday, members of the lesbian, bi-sexual, gay, and transgender community, or LBGTQ, gathered to remember her. More>>

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Shootings involving children become common in Kansas City

Crime scene tape marks the locaiton of another child shooting in Kansas City Crime scene tape marks the locaiton of another child shooting in Kansas City
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Shots fired. A person is killed. A child is wounded. It's a pattern we've been seeing way too often recently in Kansas City. More>>

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Triple shooting leaves man dead, ten-year-old wounded at home hit by arson

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A man is dead and two others were wounded, including a child, after a triple shooting at home where the front porch was set on fire several hours earlier. More>>

Freelancing becoming popular choice for many

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When it comes to the morning commute to work, Julie Cortes has most people beat.Her office is just down the hall from her bedroom. Such is the life of a freelancer. More>>

Film director Wes Craven dies at 76

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Film director Wes Craven has passed away Sunday after battling brain cancer, according to media reports. He was 76 years old. More>>

The Latest: Thai police get $84,000 reward in bombing probe

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The latest on the investigation in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local): More>>

Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy due in court

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The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail. More>>

Gov. Marvin Mandel, who fell from political grace, has died

Marvin Mandel, a former Maryland governor whose 26-year career in state government ended with his 1977 conviction on political corruption charges, has died. He was 95. More>>

Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead

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Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. More>>

Police return to site in KCK where human remains were found

Police return to scene where human remains were found Saturday evening Police return to scene where human remains were found Saturday evening
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Police in Kansas City, Kansas searched an area near I-635 and Speaker Road this afternoon after human remains were discovered there Saturday night. More>>

Chiefs great Tony Gonzalez says Chiefs are playoff bound

Chiefs great Tony Gonzalez picks team for playoffs Chiefs great Tony Gonzalez picks team for playoffs
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Former superstar tight end Tony Gonzales, now a part of the CBS's Game Day Show, says he thinks the Chiefs will make the playoffs. More>>

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

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The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President... More>>

Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

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The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail. More>>

Tropical Storm Fred forms near Africa

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Tropical Storm Fred is projected to turn west toward Puerto Rico and Cuba. More>>

Car crashes into Overland Park store

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A car went into a Savers Thrift Story in Overland Park on Sunday. More>>

Service pays tribute to slain television reporter, cameraman

Community religious leaders gathered Sunday to remember 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward, the two television journalists who were shot and killed while working last week. More>>

Sales of unearthed Atari games total more than $100,000

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A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales over the last several months. More>>

In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

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With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state... More>>

Sierra Leone: Officials confirm new Ebola death

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Health officials in Sierra Leone on Sunday confirmed an Ebola death less than a week after the country's last known patient was discharged from a hospital. More>>

Alex Gordon expected to rejoin Royals next week

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Kansas City manager Ned Yost says left fielder Alex Gordon is "getting close" to rejoining the AL Central-leading Royals after missing almost two months with a strained left groin. More>>

Global warming carving changes into Alaska in fire and ice

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Global warming is carving measurable changes into Alaska, and President Barack Obama is about to see it. More>>

'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82

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There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a... More>>

No, James Earl Jones is not dead

We really wish the Internet would stop trying to kill celebrities. More>>

Moving on: US bobbles a relay, starts thinking about Rio

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For the world's best sprinters, passing the baton in the 4x400 relay is about as easy as rolling out of bed in the morning. More>>

Dad accused of robbery claims it was for daughter's cancer treatments

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A man told police that he robbed a bank in South Lyon to pay for his infant daughter's chemotherapy treatment, according to the Detroit Free Press. More>>

Ridin' with Biden? Clinton challenge a rough road for the VP

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The only trace of the vice president came on a candy wrapper. More>>

Authorities seek help finding 'armed, dangerous' fugitive

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Authorities are asking the public for help in finding a fugitive they describe as armed and dangerous. More>>

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