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  • Court documents say third man charged in deadly shooting of Clinton police officer helped suspect dodge police

    CLINTON, Mo. — Court documents released Wednesday are shinning more light on why a third Clinton, Mo., man was arrested and is now facing a charge in the deadly shooting of Clinton Police Officer Gary Michael.  Jacob M. Johnson, 27, is accused of hindering the prosecution of a felony. He’s the second suspect accused of tampering with the investigation. According to the probable cause statement, Johnson told a citizen informant on the day after the shooting that Ian McCarthy, the man […]

  • Servicemembers meet the Chiefs at Military Appreciation Day

    It's Military Appreciation Day here at training camp this morning. — Matt McMullen (@KCChiefs_Matt) August 16, 2017 ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — The Chiefs hosted members of the military Wednesday morning. It was Military Appreciation Day at the Chiefs training camp in St. Joe, so local servicemembers got a rare chance to watch the Chiefs action up close. The rain threatened to put a damper on the activities, so they moved practice to the indoor facility, where the military members […]

  • Lee’s Summit R-7 to cancel school on Monday, Aug. 21, due to solar eclipse

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Lee’s Summit R-7 School District officials announced Wednesday that all classes will be canceled on Monday, Aug. 21, due to the solar eclipse. “The decision is based on two factors — concerns related to long-term vision safety and supervision of groups of students during outdoor viewings as well as the growing number of families and staff members expressing interest in traveling to the nearby path of totality for this momentous event for our area,” the district said […]

  • KC Parks & Rec to consider removal of Confederate memorial at 55th & Ward Parkway

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Department of Parks and Recreation said on Wednesday that the board will review a request to remove a Confederate memorial. A request has been submitted to remove the monument at 55th Street and Ward Parkway. A Parks & Rec spokesperson said they will review the request at the next board meeting, on Aug. 29. They did not provide information on the individual or group who submitted the request. “The Board of Parks Commissioners […]

  • Use #fox4gameface on social media and enter our high school sports photo contest

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Here we come! FOX 4 is on the move this high school football season, ready to visit your school and follow the action on the field. We look forward to highlighting the fun and competition of Friday nights! We know you take plenty of pictures while you’re at the game…. and we want your best shots! Grab your phone or camera and snap those selfies of you in your game face! Show you school spirit […]

  • Not seeing Fox 4 on your TV, watch in the app and on Facebook

    Not seeing what you’re looking for? Try our other live stream. If you’re not seeing Fox 4 on your TV, you can watch the newscast in the video player above or on the Fox 4 Facebook page through the Facebook app. Not seeing what you’re looking for? Try our other live stream. Click here for more on this week’s forecast. The FOX 4 weather team will have updates on the forecast every quarter-hour in the video player above. Click here […]

  • Save time in the morning with this make ahead breakfast casserole

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  The food children eat before school and during the school day can directly affect their grades and behavior at school.  Lindsay Nelson, St. Luke’s cardio wellness center dietitian, says sugary and processed breakfasts will cause blood sugar drops that can lead to irritability and trouble focusing. So, according to Nelson, parents should focus on wholesome and filling breakfasts that will leave your child nourished and energized for the school day. Make Ahead Breakfast Casserole Servings: 8 […]

  • Chef Jasper’s heirloom tomato pasta risotto style recipe

    CHEF JASPER’S HEIRLOOM TOMATO PASTA “RISOTTO STYLE”  serves 2- 3  INGREDIENTS 2 T extra-virgin olive oil 3-4 garlic cloves 2 heirloom tomatoes (cores removed) 1 medium zucchini, diced 8 oz. spaghetti 2 cups chicken broth Salt to taste Red chili peppers to taste 6-8 fresh torn basil leaves 2 T. butter 2 T. Romano cheese, grated METHOD Break pasta into several small pieces. Set aside. Slice garlic cloves extra thin. Add olive oil and place tomatoes in a pan with olive oil […]

  • Fox 4 morning crew takes trip down memory lane to share their back-to-school photos

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In honor of kids heading back to school, the Fox 4 crew dug deep to find their own back-to-school photos and take you on a trip down memory lane. The crew got a kick out of the photos and couldn’t help but giggle at a few. Check them out in the video player above. Also, follow Fox 4 on Instagram for more back-to-school fun! Share your back-to-school photos here

  • Share your back-to-school photos here!

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s time for the kiddos to pack their backpacks, put on their fresh new shoes and most importantly smile for the camera as they kick off another milestone in their life –a new grade. For the next couple of weeks Fox 4 will be sharing your back-to-school photos during our morning newscasts. Simply submit a photo and a message for your little one below. Then flip your TV to Fox 4. Please note all photos must […]

  • Police find person shot and killed in area of 45th and Norton

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police were at the scene of a homicide on Tuesday night in the area of 45th and Norton. The emergency call went out around 10 p.m., officers arrived to find a person shot and killed. So far there’s been no word on their identity, what led up to the shooting, or who police are looking for. FOX 4 will update this story with more details as they are confirmed.

  • Pres. Trump re-emphasizes ‘blame on both sides’ for weekend violence in Charlottesville

    A scheduled news conference on infrastructure with the president quickly became about the violence in Charlottesville, Va. when Trump began fielding questions from the media. President Donald Trump scheduled the conference to give a statement at Trump Tower after signing an executive order “establishing discipline and accountability in the environmental review and permitting process for infrastructure,” the White House said in a statement on Monday. Instead, Trump answered questions on the events in Charlottesville and his highly criticized response to […]