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    Kansas City shooting sends man to hospital with life-threatening injuries

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man shot in the area of 35th and Benton on Thursday afternoon was taken to a Kansas City hospital with life-threatening injuries according to police. KCPD says that officers were sent to the shooting scene at about 1:45 p.m. where the victim was found. No suspect information, nor specific details about the victim were immediately released. FOX 4 has a reporter on the scene, updates will be posted to this page and given during newscasts […]

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    14-month-old girl struck and killed by truck while at Olathe daycare

    OLATHE, Kan. — Police continue to investigate how and why a 14-month-old girl hit by a truck Wednesday afternoon in the 13800 block of S. Seminole Drive in Olathe, was in the path of the truck in the street at about 4:30 p.m.  She was rushed to the hospital, but at about 7 p.m., police released the news of her death. The child, identified as Harper Rodden of Spring Hill, was in the care of a home day care provider at the […]

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    Kansas City’s worst copy machine dropped from 100 ft crane

    LENEXA, Kan. — About 100 people turned out Thursday to watch an unusual way to raise money for the cause of cancer prevention. Witnesses watched as Datamax, 8030 Flint, held the ‘Datamax Inaugural Copier Drop’. Why drop a copier from a 100 ft crane? Below it Datamax’s explanation: Datamax Sales Team always hears complaints about new customer’s old copiers. These new customers often ask to take a baseball bat to their old copiers or push them off their loading dock. […]

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    Ditch the technology and travel to a simpler time for the evening with your family

    OLATHE, Kan. — The Mahaffie Stagecoach in Olathe is offering a unique opportunity Friday night for families to travel back to the 1860s. FOX 4’s Rob Collins takes you inside the barn to learn more about Harvest Night. Watch the video above for a look at the grooming and harnessing process used in the 1860s for horses. Then watch the Facebook live video that was done during the commercial break for an extended look at the farm. Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & […]

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    Police want to find armed man who has robbed several victims in midtown and downtown

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Police need your help to find the suspect who continues to rob people at gunpoint in midtown and east downtown area. The suspect is a black male, 40-50 years old, 6’00”, 220lbs. He has a shaved head, gold teeth, gray goatee, armed with a silver or black handgun. The suspect fled the scene in a 1998 – 2002 Lincoln Town car with a sunroof and tinted windows (possible KS temporary tag). The first report […]

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    Blake Shelton surprises Kansas City-area fans with free concert in Grain Valley

    Blake Shelton will perform Wednesday night at Whiskey Tango in Grain Valley, Mo. The concert is free to the first 2,500 people, according to Whiskey Tango’s Facebook page. You must be 21 and older to attend. Doors open at 7:30pm. The show starts at 9pm. Hey Kansas City.. You!!!!! Tonight!Whiskey TangoDoors at 7:30 PMFirst come, first serve — Blake Shelton (@blakeshelton) July 27, 2016

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    Before Sunday’s match on FOX 4, four fans to win team-autographed jerseys and soccer balls

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Sporting KC hosts the Portland Timbers at Children’s Mercy Park on Sunday, July 31, and FOX 4 will air the game that is set to begin at 1:00 p.m., and a pre-game show beginning at 12:30 p.m. Click here for tickets. In advance of the match on FOX 4, we’re giving away two team-autographed soccer balls and two team-autographed jerseys to four fans who follow FOX 4 KC and Sporting KC on Instagram. Follow the […]

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    Slimmer smoothies and snacks

    Sign up to receive a weekly email with our featured recipes! Click here to add your email address. SLIMMER SMOOTHIES Control sweeteners! Cut sugar Unsweetened frozen fruit Stevia, Truvia, agave, honey Add healthy fats Add proteins Peanut Butter Smoothie From Keto in 28, Michelle Hogan 1 c. unsweetened almond milk ½ c. coconut milk 3 Tbs natural peanut butter 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 2 stevia packets 2 cups ice cubes Blend all ingredients minus ice together, add ice and […]

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    Free concert in Lee’s Summit to introduce you to local bluegrass musician Cori Joe Hawkins

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Listen to Cori Jo Hawkin’s music in the player above. She is currently writing her first solo album, titled LOXO. She explains how it relates to her desire to save African elephants. She’ll perform Friday, July 29 at Canoe Club in Lee’s Summit, 27905 County Hwy 8-S.

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    LPGA Symetra Tour event at Staley Farms Golf Club

    A new event in Kansas City, Mo., has professional female golfers competing for the Symetra Tour Championship the week of October 10 in Daytona Beach. The event features 18 of the top 20 players on the tour.  There will be a Pro-Am on Wednesday and Thursday at Staley’s golf course. The Kansas City Championship starts at 7:30 a.m., Friday, July 29 and is expected to finish at 6 p.m., on Sunday, July 31. Tickets can be purchased at

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    Jai Nitz on his Latino superhero El Diablo, now part of Suicide Squad

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jai Nitz joined Shawn Edwards on the FOX 4 Morning Show to talk comics! He created El Diablo, a Latino superhero, who is now part of the upcoming summer blockbuster “Suicide Squad”. If you’re a comic/super hero fan, this is a must-watch!  

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    Loaded bacon eggs from Argosy

    Click here to sign up for our weekly recipe email. We’ll send you recipes shared on the FOX 4 Morning Show. 18 hard boiled eggs 4 oz mayo 2 oz vinegar white distilled 18 oz bacon slab 2 oz cream sour 4 oz scallion 0.8 oz paprika salt and pepper to taste 99 Hops House Inside Argosy Casino 777 Argosy Casino Parkway Riverside, MO Open 11:30am-1:00am Daily