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KANSAS CITY, Mo --- Nominations for the 23rd Annual Critics' Choice Awards were announced today. Fox 4's Russ Simmons and Shawn Edwards are voting members of the Broadcast Film Critics' Association, the body of professional film critics that presents the yearly honors. Hollywood's biggest stars regularly attend the glitzy gala, the most accurate predictor of the Oscars.
Local Lesson In Downsizing
DeLaSalle Charter school is in financial trouble and has been placed on the state's "financial stressed" list. The school's former superintendent was let go nearly two months ago and new leaders now say the problem can be fixed, but people will have to be laid off.
Happy Rock Grinch Steals X-Mas
A thief in Gladstone took off with a red Salvation Army kettle filled with money. The theft comes at a particularly tough time for the Salvation Army, as the organization is behind with its fundraising this holiday season. "We're 15 percent behind right now on our Kettles," said Maj.
Kansas City Gunfire Erupts In Meth Town
A Kansas City man has been charged in connection with the robbery of a Blue Springs man after the suspect reportedly fired shots during the incident, wounding his accomplice. David A. Williams, 20, has been charged with Robbery 1st Degree and Armed Criminal Action.
Burning Sensation Tonight In The Stix
Time magazine has named "The Silence Breakers," representing people who came forward to report sexual misconduct, as its Person of the Year. Time magazine has named "The Silence Breakers," representing people who came forward to report sexual misconduct, as its Person of the Year.
Kansas City B-Ball Branding
To avoid a trademark dispute with the Georgia Tech, the new Kansas City professional basketball team agreed to change its name and mascot. The team hasn't publicly shared any information about its name change, but the North American Premier Basketball league's website now lists the team as the Kansas City Tornados.
Old School KCMO Holiday Hard Times
It's a Kansas City holiday tradition - a dinner for people with no place to go on Christmas day. Some have called it the most important holiday meal in Kansas City. "They all have one thing in common," said organizer Richard White, "They want to have somebody with them.
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