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    Protesters gather on the Plaza for ‘Not My President’s Day’

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Demonstrators have gathered at the Country Club Plaza in opposition to the Trump administration as part of a nationwide effort dubbed “Not My President’s Day.” The Kansas City protest was organized by Indivisible KC, a group dedicated to “creating a community of Kansas Citians united against the Trump agenda through organized, grassroots efforts,” the group’s website says. The group has been active in protests throughout the metro, most recently in organizing efforts to voice opposition to […]

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    KU Public Safety Office issues crime alert after alleged sexual battery on campus

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — The University of Kansas Office of Public Safety issued a notice to students after an alleged incident of sexual battery took place on campus. The school sent out a crime alert saying that a female student reported an unknown male placed his hands on her breasts while in a room in Oliver Hall on Thursday, Oct. 27 between 5:40 p.m. and 11 p.m. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the KU Public Safety […]

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    Overland Park Chick-fil-A holds ‘Coach Driskell Day’ to raise money for family of late Blue Valley coach

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — If you’re looking for a bite to eat Monday, and you’d like to help out the Driskell family, head over to Chick-fil-A in Overland Park for Coach Driskell Day. The location at 135th Street and 69-Highway announced on the Facebook page that on Monday, the restaurant would be donating a portion of all sales to support the family of beloved Blue Valley High School football coach Eric Driskell, who unexpectedly passed away last week after suffering a […]

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    17- and 19-year-old cousins killed in Ward Parkway car crash were headed to see movie

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Family and friends of the two young men killed Saturday night in a car crash at 86th and Ward Parkway are suffering the sudden and jolting loss of the two cousins. The victims are Ra’Shad D. Leggs, 17, and the passenger, Quentin D. Leggs, 19, both from Kansas City, Mo. According to Kansas City, Mo., police, the crash happened at about 7:10 p.m. Initially, one person was reported dead, but then Sgt. Bill Mahoney confirmed a second […]

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    Burglar broke into Overland Park home, ate pizza, spent night until husband found him next morning

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A burglar broke into a home near Roe Ave., and 103rd Street in Overland Park and spent the night in a crawl space, according to the homeowners and Overland Park police. Police say the suspect is from Kansas City, Mo. The homeowners — a couple with small children — said he let himself in by breaking a window panel on a door to where he was able to reach the door knob inside. He went inside and […]

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    Stepdad of murdered 10-year-old Springfield girl, charged with sexual exploitation of minor

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The stepfather of a 10-year-old Springfield girl who was abducted, raped and murdered three years ago has been indicted by a grand jury on federal charges for sexual exploitation of a minor. Jeffery Barfield, 38, was indicted last week on one count of sexual exploitation of minors. The indictment was unsealed on Friday. Hailey’s mom, Stacey, and Barfield have been fighting to get state lawmakers to make changes to the current Amber Alert system. They want alerts […]

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    Fun STEM experiments for the kids that can be done with items found around the home

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Thousands of kids across the metro are home Monday in honor of President’s Day. Did you know our nation’s first President – George Washington – is considered America’s first engineer? That’s why the week of President’s Day is also National Engineers Week – a time to celebrate and promote STEM – science, technology, engineering and math. Engineers from Burns & McDonnell visited FOX to share fun experiments you can do with your kids. Futuristic motorized coloring machine What […]

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    A Little BBQ Joint’s smoked pork sausage

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A former auto body shop worker is now a restaurant owner. As part of the FOX 4 Foodie series, celebrity chef Stretch takes us inside A Little BBQ Joint located off Highway-24 and Grand Avenue to learn more about their story. He also invited Fabian Bauer with the restaurant to the morning show on Monday, Feb. 20 so he could demonstrate how to make smoked pork sausage. Smoked Pork Sausage 2 lbs. of ground pork shoulder […]

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    4 options to consider in regards to your retirement fund when changing jobs

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — What do you do with your retirement fund when you leave your job? Financial expert  Kathy Stepp of Stepp and Rothwell visited FOX 4 to share four options she says you should consider. In the video above she details the pros and cons of each option. Four options: – Leave it in the old company’s retirement plan until retirement – Roll into the new company’s retirement plan – Roll into an IRA – Keep the cash

  • Chase and pedestrian struck related

    While police investigate fatal fall from bridge, suspect fleeing from police hits individual who was already dead

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two incidents from overnight are now related due to some unfortunate circumstances. Police were on scene investigating a pedestrian`s fatal fall from the 8th Street Bridge at I-35 and Admiral.  The investigation started just before 11 p.m. Sunday. A couple of hours later, officers in Independence tried to pull over a stolen car. The driver took off and a chase started. At some point that chase crossed into the scene where investigators were working the first incident, […]

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    AMBER ALERT child recovered unharmed; suspects still at large

    OVERLAND, Mo. — Police canceled an AMBER ALERT issued Sunday afternoon, noting that the child has been recovered unharmed. The child was reportedly dropped off with a neutral party, who then called the police. The suspects are reportedly not in custody. Authorities did not immediately give new information on the suspect, Brian Keith Pullen, a Missouri convicted felon and a registered sex offender who was reportedly armed with a shotgun at the time of the abduction. William V. Bowen was […]

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    Alsation lamb ragout; peach and cherry cobbler recipe

    Alsation Lamb Ragout recipe Serves 8. 2 lb. Boneless leg of lamb cut into bite sized pieces 2 lb. Sliced Mushrooms 2 T butter 2 large yellow onions diced 1 t salt 1/2 t Paprika 1/2 t restaurant grind black pepper 1/2 t ground allspice 1/4 t ground cinnamon 1/4 c tomato paste diluted with ¼ c strong beef stock 1 c dry red wine (Cabernet or Burgundy) In a large sauté pan heat the butter and add the lamb […]