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  • Great Plains SPCA asks for well wishes for Reece’s owner after he was hit by car

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An update to a touching reunion caught on camera inside one animal shelter. About a year ago, Michael Herrick had lost his job and home and couldn’t afford to keep his best friend, Reece. Things turned around and last week he went back to Great Plains SPCA in Independence with the hope of getting Reece back. Reece was still there and ran into his owner’s arms. The moment was caught on video, and since has gone viral all […]

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    Michelle’s Forecast: Rain returns tuesday

    We should see a fairly dry evening tonight with just a few passing clouds as temperatures drop down into the 70s later tonight. Scattered showers and thunderstorms return to the forecast Tuesday. While there may be a few early in the morning, most will hold off until later in the afternoon. This won’t be the only chance for rain over the next 7 days. We’ll let you know when you just might need to grab the umbrella here in the […]

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    Overland Park Police: Car accident briefly confused with shooting

    LEAWOOD, Kan. — Reports that a shooting victim was found at a car accident in Leawood, had police sorting through details and trying to determine what had happened at 103rd and Mission. According to Johnson Co Medact, they transported three patients from the scene. When FOX 4 questioned dispatch if the emergency call that came into them at about 5:00 p.m., was for a shooting, Leawood PD could not confirm this and Overland Park was not aware of any details at that […]

  • Dan Class posts uplifting update about 14-year-old Reagan on social media

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An uplifting update from the father of a Northland teenager injured when a gunman opened fire inside her home. Dan Class says his 14 year-old daughter, Reagan, was able to eat and swallow food on her own Monday for the first time since the shooting. She is also sat on the side of her bed and lifted her leg off the ground. The shooting happened July 7, 2015. It injured Reagan and her mom, Michelle. Police […]

  • Domestic disturbance leads to arrest in Lenexa

    LENEXA, Kan. — A domestic disturbance call causes a standoff in Lenexa Sunday night. Around 8:30 p.m. Lenexa police were called to 77th and Halsey. Police say a female involved talked to police, who determined the male involved should be arrested. The man wouldn’t come out of the apartment, according to police, so a standoff started and the building was evacuated. Shortly after midnight the man was taken into custody. As of Monday charges were pending.

  • Independence man charged in overnight weekend shooting incident

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Police have charged a man following a shooting incident from over the weekend. Wade A. Robinson, 37, of Independence, was charged with first degree assault and armed criminal action, after a shooting incident which took place in front of the suspect’s residence in the 1700 block of N. Lynn Street on Sunday shortly after midnight. The incident which involved two victims, who apparently responded to Wade’s residence to return some of his personal property when an argument ensued […]

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    Woman charged following stabbing incident in Overland Park

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Police have charged an Overland Park woman Monday after a stabbing incident which took place Saturday afternoon. Chivon Ryan Ash-Vieu has been charged with one count of felony aggravated battery and one count of intimidating a witness, after she allegedly stabbed a man near 73rd  and Metcalf around 3:30 Saturday afternoon. A male victim was in surgery as of Saturday evening. He was said to be in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries. Ash-Vieu was in court around 2:30 […]

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    Chiefs to expand “Red Thursday” throughout the kingdom, to Omaha in 2015

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs have announced that for the first time in the 24-year history of the event, the tradition of “Red Friday” will become “Red Thursday” on September 17, in time with the team’s 2015 home opener against the Denver Broncos. In an effort to expand the excitement of “Red Thursday” throughout the Chiefs Kingdom in 2015, the club announced Monday that it will be taking the celebration on the road to Omaha, Nebraska. This […]

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    3-year-old Fla. girl kidnapped over a year ago found alive; mother arrested

    PALATKA, Fla. — A 3-year-old girl reportedly kidnapped by her mother last May was found safe on Monday after police received a tip following the airing of CNN’s “The Hunt” on Sunday night. Lilly Abigail Baumann was found safe at a home in the Palatka area, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. The girl’s mother, Megan Everett, is charged with kidnapping and interference with custody. The girl, who was reported kidnapped in May 2014, was featured on John Walsh’s show “The […]

  • Try these experiments and finish summer with a bang

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With just a few weeks left of summer the kids are probably begging to get out and do something fun. Digital Dave Smythe of Mad Science shared a few exciting experiments that will peak your kids’ interest.

  • Teachers reveal biggest struggle of a new school year and how parents can help

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In FOX 4’s inaugural teacher panel, teachers from across the metro weighed-in on a variety of topics and questions asked by parents, including the use of social media and technology. On the panel: Michele Kernell from Liberty School District, second grade teacher Ashley Packard from Park Hill School District, middle school teacher Sheryl Stein from Blue Valley School District, high school teacher

  • How to get name brand fashion for less

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Looking for a way to get brand name styles without breaking the bank? Fashion blogger LaShonda Woodard shared some of her tips which include shopping at thrift shopping.