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  • FOX4 Forecast: Foggy start

    We’re waking up to 50s and fog in spots this morning.  The north/central parts of Missouri are under a Dense Fog Advisory until 9am but expect foggy conditions anywhere in Kansas or Missouri this morning.  Throughout the afternoon we’ll have sunshine, a few clouds and mid to upper 70s for highs.  Tonight might be a repeat performance with patchy fog developing before we start warming up over the weekend.  Watch the forecast here to find out just how warm it […]

  • St. Joe bus driver is the driving force behind spirit of young Royals fans

    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Who is driving the bus? That question often pondered by the Royals’ broadcast team aims to discover the driving force behind the team’s success on any given night. There’s a school bus in St. Joseph filled with some young and devoted Royals fans. The driving force behind this movement is Mr. Campbell. FOX 4 photojournalist Sarah Thacker shares their story in the video.

  • Local man gets featured in MasterCard World Series commercial

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man waited years to see the Royals play in the World Series, and to him, this trip is “priceless.” FOX 4 photojournalist Jon Haiduk caught up with a man you’ve already spotted on the small screen this week.

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    FOX 4 Links: KC Manhole Contest

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City needs your help to makeover its manhole covers. The water services department is holding a design contest to be added to the sewer drain covers throughout the city. The design should include a water quality message. The contest is open to anyone who lives, works or goes to school in the city limits. For more information, click on this link.

  • Shooting scene near 34th and Central in Midtown Kansas City where a shooting victim was struck multiple times. (Photo: Melissa Stern/WDAF-TV)

    Shooting victim killed in Midtown KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police responded to a shooting near 34th and Central at about 4:25 p.m. on Thursday. A police dispatcher confirmed that the victim was shot multiple times, and a police spokesperson confirmed later Thursday evening that the victim died, and police are investigating a homicide. Police say the victim is a black man in his mid 20’s and was found on a sidewalk. He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead a short time later. A […]

  • Dr. Andrew Jacobs on sports psychology

    Dr. Andrew Jacobs spoke about sports psychology one day after the Royals won Game 2 of the World Series.    

  • How to find the right doggie daycare

    Mike Deathe, CPDT-KA, shares tips on what fur parents should look for when searching for a doggie daycare. Why Doggy Daycare? 1. Exercise the myth of the back yard and the walk 2. Social Skills Use it or lose it (speaking a foreign language example 3. Mom or Dads day out … Sometimes you just need a break raising a pup aint easy!!! What to look for: Dogs separated by size and By Temperament Play groups of less than 8 […]

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    Young Yazidi woman begs to be bombed: ‘I’ve been raped 30 times and it’s not even lunch time’

    A young Yazidi women reportedly held by ISIS militants spoke via telephone with activists working with Compassion4Kurdistan. Those activists spoke with BBC World Service and said the woman begged for her location to be bombed. “I’ve been raped 30 times and it’s not even lunchtime. I can’t go to the toilet,” she is quoted as saying. “If you know where we are, please bomb us… There is no life after this. I’m going to kill myself anyway — others have […]

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    Man mistaken for suspected cop killer Eric Frein stopped by police, others at least 20 times

    CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — A northeastern Pennsylvania man says he’s been stopped at least 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for the suspect in a trooper’s killing. Thirty-nine-year-old James Tully of Canadensis says he was once held at gunpoint in an encounter that left him fearing for his life. Tully walks to work through the rural search area because he doesn’t own a car. He also wears a backpack, an item police believe suspect Eric Frein has also […]

  • Royal cocktails for the World Series

    Just in time for the World Series, some Royals cocktails make a splash. Recipes from Mary Rodriguez of Diamond Girls Bartenders. Cooperstown Cocktail 1 1/2 ounces gin 1/2 ounce sweet vermouth 1/2 ounce dry vermouth two dashes bitters Shake and pour into martini glass – garnish with fresh mint leaves Blue Diamond Fizz 1 1/2 ounces gin 1 1/2 ounces blue curacoa 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice 1/2 ounce simple syrup Shake and strain off into champagne flute – Top […]

  • Royal blue ideas for your wardrobe

    Fashion guru Melanie Knopke of Style Scout shares some Royal blue ideas to mix up your wardrobe — and your home — to show your team spirit while the Royals play in the World Series.  

  • Author of “Mind Over Chatter,” Greg Justice, discusses Royals’ brotherhood

    Author of “Mind Over Chatter,” Greg Justice, discusses the Royals and the importance of a cohesive team.