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KC Doggies Unprotected???
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It may seem like there's a stalemate in Washington these days, but both sides of the aisle came together to pass an animal cruelty bill that President Trump signed into law on Monday. Animal protection advocates say the law may not do much to protect animals on the local level.
Harsh Times Across The Bridge
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The community is stepping up after a Northland family of six is displaced from their home by a fire. The incident happening just days from the holiday. "I expected when we heard that noise, it sounded like a street light had gone out or something," Morgan Sterling, neighbor, said.
Overland Park First Responders To The Rescue
Twitter: @OPFDMedia SOURCE: Twitter: @OPFDMedia Students at Indian Valley Elementary School in Overland Park, Kansas, was evacuated Tuesday after a fire was reported in the building.Crews were dispatched to a building fire just after 11 a.m. near 116th and Knox.The Overland Park Fire Department said there was a fire in the building.
Dozen In Kansas City Need Helping Hand For Holidays
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A dozen people in one family are looking for a place to live after fire severely damaged their house Tuesday. The fire broke out just before 9 a.m. in the Oak Park neighborhood, near 41st Street and College Avenue.
Hottie Happy Glam Goodness
Abigail Ratchford, known by fans as the "Queen of Curves," delighted her Instagram followers once more on Monday morning with a new double post in which she rocked red lingerie and played with chopsticks. The photos on Abigail's Instagram feed showed the model sitting on a luxurious, red velvet couch.
Prez Trump Divides Nation
After five days of public hearings in House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump, public opinion over whether the President ought to be impeached and removed from office remains exactly the same as it was in October, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS.
Who Is The Enemy?!?!?
Politics REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Former Trump administration adviser John Bolton said that the United States' commitments to national security are "under attack from within" in a tweet Tuesday. "It probably goes without saying, that our country's commitment to our national security priorities is under attack from within. America is distracted.
Local Double Vision
Some tiny patients at Saint Luke's hospital are making history this week. Staff members in the neonatal intensive care unit are caring for 12 sets of twins.The unit was already busy with single births. Now, half of the NICU is requiring double duty."They already have their little personalities, and she's a little bit feistier," new mother Amanda Tollifer said.
Kansas City Fashionista Winning To End The Year
The evolution of the Kritiq fashion show - from a one-night event to a full weekend showcasing up-and-coming artists and fashion designers in streetwear and high fashion - was an intentional effort to reflect Kansas City's booming creative landscape, said Mark Launiu.
Star And Plaza Lights
Saturday Night Live cast member Heidi Gardner understands that times are hard. The native Kansas Citian says she's regularly approached and thanked for a funny line or the tackling of a tough issue, even when she wasn't directly involved with the bit. "People really need to laugh, because the current political climate is so crazy," she said.
Showtown Sneak Peek
With five days to go before game day at Arrowhead Stadium, it is all coming up Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs opened up as 9.5-point favorites against the Oakland Raiders, who are coming off their worst effort of the season against the New York Jets, a 34-3 loss to a team that had won just three games in 10 weeks.
Kansas City Solider End Game
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A local veteran suffering from a terminal illness had one last wish for his beloved dog. To find someone that loves her as much as he does. Staff members at KC Pet Project worked overtime this past week to find a new home for a very special 5-year-old brindle shepherd named Lady.
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