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Kansas City Crash Course
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police say they're not only investigating homicides at a record-breaking pace, but also deadly crashes. The Kansas City Police Department reports 80 deadly crashes around the city compared to 53 at this time last year. In all of 2019, there were 78 fatalities, according to KCPD data.
Council Cares About Hair
Hide Transcript Show Transcript AND MISSOURI, KMBC 9 NEWS LEADING THE WAY. HALEY: NEW TONIGHT A PUSH TO ADDRESS RACIAL AND HAIR DISSEMINATION. THEY'VE INTRODUCED THE CROWN ACT, IT WOULD PROHIBIT THIS TERMINATION BASED ON HAIRSTYLE AND TEXTURE.
Golden Ghetto Voter Rush
Johnson County Election Commissioner Connie Schmidt is predicting very high voter turnout for the presidential election, with mail-in ballot applications likely to surpass the record just set in August. With 40 days to go before the Nov. 3 election, the county has already received more than 100,000 applications for mail-in ballots, Schmidt told the commission Thursday.
Pr0n Loves Insta-Comments
Porn bots. Always the first to comment on our Instagram posts, always full of mystery, and a lot of the time, very creative with their requests. However, who (or what) has the most Louvre-worthy comment of them all?
Civil Unrest Persists
Fresh protests were expected in Louisville and elsewhere in America on Thursday as public anger and sadness continued to ripple out from the Kentucky city in the wake of the announcement that no police officers would be charged directly with the shooting death of Breonna Taylor in March.
Supreme Democracy Rewrite
Democrats plan to introduce legislation that would limit the length of a term a Supreme Court justice could serve to less than two decades as President Trump prepares to announce a candidate to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat this weekend. Rep.
Tucker Is All Talk
Fox News won a court case by 'persuasively' arguing that no 'reasonable viewer' takes Tucker Carlson seriously
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against Fox News this week after lawyers for the network argued that no "reasonable viewer" would take the network's primetime star Tucker Carlson seriously. The former Playboy model Karen McDougal filed a defamation suit against Fox alleging that Carlson slandered her during a December 2018 episode of his show, "Tucker Carlson Tonight."
Feds Doubt Voter Fraud
FBI Director Christopher Wray responded to a question on the security of mail-in voting to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Thursday by saying that the agency has "not seen, historically, any kind of coordinated national voter fraud effort in a major election, whether it's by mail or otherwise."
Fauci cautions that a Covid-19 vaccine won't eliminate the need for masks and public health measures
Dr. Anthony Fauci said Thursday that even an effective Covid-19 vaccine won't replace the need for other public health measures, such as wearing a mask, social distancing and washing hands.
Driving Safely Amid COVID
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Uber is making a change to their mask protocol in order to protect drivers and future customers. The new change, which started today, will force customers who don't wear masks to have to smile for the camera.
Cowtown Enjoys Outdoor Ambience Amid Pandemic
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Amid a global pandemic that has closed many local restaurants and left more struggling to survive, the great outdoors may be the answer. In Kansas City, Missouri, an ordinance enacted during the summer created a way to allow for physical distancing while serving customers.
Fired Up For Friday
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