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Touring Downtown Clink
It's a rare opportunity journalists have not been granted in years. "We've made things safer," Diana Turner, the jail's director, said. "We've reduced turnover. We've reduced on-the-job injuries. We've reduced major incidents. We haven't had a major incident here in 15 months."
Tragic Tragedy Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Thursday morning crash killed two and left another two people hurt according to crash investigators. The crash happened before 8 a.m. along Raytown Road near I-470 and involved an SUV and a transport van. A passenger in the van died, another passenger was hurt and the driver is in critical condition.
Where's Waldo Blight???
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Despite some pushback, the Kansas City, Missouri, City Council on Thursday approved a special sales tax to improve a shopping center in the Waldo neighborhood. The Community Improvement District will impose an additional 1% sales tax on all retail sales at the Romanelli Shopping Center at West Gregory Boulevard and Wornall Road.
Rock Chalk Life Lesson
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - University of Kansas students will pay a little bit less for basic food and housing starting next fall, while costs will remain the same or increase at the state's five other public universities.
Local Biz Talk
Startland News' Startup Road Trip series explores innovative and uncommon ideas finding success in rural America and Midwestern startup hubs outside the Kansas City metro. This series is possible thanks to the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, which leads a collaborative, nationwide effort to identify and remove large and small barriers to new business creation.
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Old School Jewels Revealed
Researchers in Turkey have uncovered modified Neolithic human teeth that were worn as pendants, perhaps in a necklace or bracelet, in a rare and perplexing archaeological find. Paleolithic and Neolithic humans often fashioned jewelry, such as beads and pendants, from animal bones and teeth (fun fact: Neanderthals wore jewelry from eagle talons).
Power Slap Fight Tonight
Seven 2020 Democratic presidential candidates will take the debate stage at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.
Golden Ghetto Fun & Games
JOHNSON COUNTY, KS (KCTV) -- Thousands of you watched last night as Tommy Sheehan emerged as the victor in the latest season of Survivor. He topped Dean Kowalski and Noura Salman in the finale vote of a season that had its share of controversy.
Nicer Digs For Doggies
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's a case of musical chairs in Kansas City's Brookside neighborhood. Brookside Barkery, founded in 2003, announced Thursday plans to move into a space formerly occupied by Plate restaurant. In 2017, a fire forced Plate Restaurant to leave its location at East 62nd Street and Oak Street.
Show-Me Lucky Bastard
INDEPENDENCE, MO (AP) -- A Kansas City area man has won a $100,000 prize in the Missouri Lottery's newest Scratchers game called "Power 5s." The lottery says in a news release that Austin Conley, of Raymore, stopped at a QuikTrip in Independence to cash in a $15 winning ticket.
Weather Science Now
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