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Even More Kansas City Tech Hype Today
Kansas City's smart city excellence stands out among a crowded field of major U.S. cities vying for Amazon's second headquarters, Bob Bennett said. "San Diego has a crazy amount of smart street lights, but they aren't connected to anything except themselves.
KCMO Urban Core Shooting Scene
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating after a person was shot near 33rd and South Benton Wednesday. Police say the victim was shot in the leg. Their injuries are considered non life-threatening. It is unclear at this time what led up to the shooting.
Local Funny Lady Winning
She moved out to Los Angeles over a decade ago, but prior to that, Heidi Gardner grew up in Kansas City, graduating from the local all-girls high school No...
TWO SEASONS TOPS
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Professional basketball is coming to Kansas City. The New North American Premier Basketball League will announce its new team Wednesday. The new team, which has not yet been named, will play its home games at Municipal Auditorium this season. Basketball has always had a big fan base in Kansas City.
Content For Angsty White Ladies
Polarizing singer-songwriter Lana del Rey released the newest of her four albums, Lust for Life, over the summer, to the highest praise for any of her mood...
Local Last Word
A Kansas City, North, man who declared "I won" after killing his wife has been sentenced to life in prison. Thomas C. Santamaria Jr. will not be eligible for parole. Santamaria, 45, was convicted by a Clay County jury in August of first-degree murder in the 2015 beating and strangulation death of his wife, Yuvett V.
Wayback Kansas City Hood History
Valentine Road between Broadway and Southwest Trafficway has been home to Kansas City pioneers, wealthy widows, churches and modest apartment dwellers. It may also have been home to the first plus-size clothing shop in Kansas City in 1925. The street was originally called W.
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