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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A concerned mother is out looking for her daughter's pets tonight after her daughter jumped from a balcony with some of them in tow while fleeing a fire. The woman was injured and is now in the hospital and is in stable condition.
MO Cash For Tips
By John Sharp The state's new pretrial witness protection program is now in operation, and police and sheriff's departments that have registered to participate may apply to the Missouri Department of Public Safety for reimbursement for their expenses for protecting witnesses to violent crimes.
Kansas Life Lesson
Shane Gaskill is charged with conspiracy, wire fraud and other counts in connection with a series of events on Dec. 28, 2017, that culminated in the fatal police shooting of an innocent 28-year-old man on the front porch of his family's home in Wichita.
Hottie Against Haters
"Hi guys I painted this jacket," Sommer captioned the eye-popping photos, referring to stenciled writing on the jacket. Sommer painted the words, "My haters only have one advantage over me, they can kiss my ass, and I can't!" on the back of her overcoat.
Veep-Elect Takes Vaxx
Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris received her first dose of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine live on television Tuesday morning, as part of officials' ongoing efforts to show the public the vaccinations are safe. President-elect Joe Biden received his first vaccine dose last week. Just before 11am, Harris appeared before cameras at a hospital and sat down.
Prez Trump Champs $2K
GOP pollster says Trump's demand for $2,000 stimulus checks is a nightmare for Republicans in Georgia
President Donald Trump has opened up a can of worms in Georgia politics in his quest to more than triple the dollar amount in direct checks that lawmakers agreed to send to Americans, Republican pollster and political consultant Frank Luntz told CNBC on Tuesday.
Sen. Mitch Stays Scrooge
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blocked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's Tuesday attempt to increase direct payments in the year-end coronavirus relief bill to $2,000. The House - with nearly all Democrats and a few dozen Republicans on board - voted Monday to boost the cash deposits to $2,000 from $600.
Diet Debate Cont’d
Rejecting alcohol, added sugars advice: Government officials ultimately decided to not adopt the stricter alcohol recommendation, which had sparked furious pushback and lobbying from the alcohol industry. The advisory committee had also suggested the guidelines should take a harder line against added sugars, but USDA and HHS decided to keep the Obama-era advice that individuals try to not consume more than 10 percent of their calories from added sugars.
Exes Never Forget
Off-the-cuff! Reese Witherspoon reflected on a comment that her ex-husband, Ryan Phillippe , made at the 2002 Oscars about their pay disparity. During the 74th Academy Awards, the then-spouses took the stage together to present the Best Makeup category.
BBQ Boosted By Lockdown
Kansas City's restaurant scene will come roaring back in 2021, predicted Rob Magee, serving up a look back at Q39's wildest year in business and offering his take on what's made the fast-casual barbecue joint so popular with customers. "We're going to get through this pandemic.
Kansas City Cinema Legend Celebrated By Newbie Hipsters
as a writer and an editor in the early 90s, has worn many hats throughout his life as a journalist, though none fits him better than his current position as the host of movie review show " Shawn Edwards's prolific reputation precedes him. In conversation, he certainly lives up to it-he's kind, thoughtful, and incredibly smart.
Community News Talks 2020
On this week's episode of the Northeast Newscast, Managing Editor Abby Hoover hosts a roundtable discussion with the staff of the Northeast News to recap 2020. From breaking news to features, faces and history, we delivered a product we're proud of to our diverse and unique community.
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