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  • Maynard

    Woman, 29, chooses to end her life in 9 days

    PORTLAND — A 29-year-old woman has chosen Nov. 1, 2014 as the day she will die — two days after her husband’s birthday. Brittany Maynard was a vibrant young woman. She has run several half marathons, spent a year traveling through Southeast Asia and once climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, East Africa. On Jan. 1, 2014 her world changed when she was diagnosed with grade II astrocytoma, a severe brain tumor. Doctors predicted she had 10 years to live. “When […]

  • FOX 4 Forecast: Early rain, late clearing!

    Rain returned early this morning and will be with us through lunch at the latest.  By the afternoon we’ll start clearing out and make our way back up into the 70s in the spots that see sunshine.  The real warm up begins tomorrow as temperatures remain well above average for October.  We’ve got another round of rain that will actually cool us down significantly later in the long ranger…find out when that will arrive in the forecast here.    FOX […]

  • Marlin man

    Meet the Marlins fan in bright orange sitting behind World Series home plate

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Blue, blue, blue, Royals, Royals, Royals… and then all of the sudden, the camera focused on the batter on home plate catches the bright orange shirt of a man known on twitter as @Marlins_Man. You can’t help but squint and maybe grumble a little. But you also can’t help but respect his dedication to his team, the Miami Marlins. The mysterious man in orange is actually pretty well-known. Click here to find out his real name, […]

  • Courtesy: YouTube, Children's Mercy Hospital

    Children of Children’s Mercy Hospital sing for their Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Patients from Children’s Mercy Hospital and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford participated in a video that shows them cheering on their favorite World Series teams: The Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants. Throughout the year, Royals players have dropped in on Children’s Mercy patients, cheering them with hospital visits and gift deliveries. Now, it the kids who are cheering on the players, and in doing so, they hope fellow fans will show their support for the […]

  • Mugs

    Four people charged in Johnson Co. with trying to sell bogus World Series tickets

      OLATHE, Kan. — Overland Park Police arrested, and now Johnson County prosecutors have charged four people with trying to sell counterfeit World Series tickets. Three of the four suspects came to the Kansas City area from New York, while the other one came from Atlanta. They are being held on $100,000 bonds. The suspects were identified as Xian Padilla, Michael  Pinero, Warren Daniels, Jr., and Earl Santiago. Police believe there may be more victims who bought bogus tickets from […]

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  • tagoramic

    Find your face in the crowd at Kauffman Stadium at Game One of the World Series

    Attention Royals fans! If you’re going to be at Game One of the World Series, you’re likely to get photographed by veteran sports photographer David Bergman. What’s more, you can tag yourself in his panorama pictures. Bergman, is assigned by MLB.com to shoot GigaPan panoramas at all World Series games. The images allow fans to actually see their face in the crowd and tag themselves on social media. This opportunity is made possible by stitching together hundreds of images taken over […]

  • Most Wanted

    Pictures: Kansas City’s Most Wanted

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you have information that could lead to the arrest of the individuals pictured below, call the TIPS Hotline at 816.474.TIPS or text 274 637 and include the code TIP452 in the message. All calls and texts remain anonymous. Some of these fugitives are wanted due to probation or parole violations. Others have warrants out for their arrest because of charges pending against them. The individuals in the latter category have not been found guilty in […]

  • water

    City to sell blue fountain water to benefit City of Fountains Foundation

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Blue water from Kansas City’s best-known and most-photographed fountain will be scooped into commemorative bottles commemorate the Royals’ winning season. Residents and tourists may purchase the bottles for $5 each. All proceeds go to the City of Fountains Foundation, which said earlier this year the nine aging fountains in Kansas City are in need of critical repair. The blue water bottle sale will start on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 10 a.m. at Plaza Customer Service located […]

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    KCI maintenance crews crown airport grounds with Royals-inspired crop circle

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you’re flying out of Kansas City International Airport in the next several days, you’re likely to see this on the ground. Maintenance crews took it upon themselves to decorate a nearby field with a little team spirit in honor of the Royals playing in the World Series.

  • Braces friendly recipes and alternative to Halloween candy

    Dr. Dustin Burleson, an orthodontist in Kansas City, shares alternative cooking ideas for Halloween, featuring “Braces Friendly Recipes.” For more information viewers can go to www.mylifemysmile.org. Caulifower Mac and Cheese Ingredients · 1 pound penne pasta · 4 tablespoons butter · 1/4 cup flour · 1 quart milk · 1 pinch nutmeg · Salt · Freshly ground black pepper · 1 cup fresh ricotta cheese · 1⁄3 cup shredded Swiss cheese · 3/4 cup shredded white Cheddar cheese · 1 […]

  • Sticky PBJ Wings

    Sticky PBJ Wings Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups Apricot preserves 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup red or rice wine vinegar 1/4 cup chili sauce Salt 12   chicken wings, tips discarded and wings separated atthe joint Chopped green onions, for garnish Directions In a bowl, whisk together the preserves, peanut butter, vinegar, chili sauce and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Add the chicken wings and refrigerate for one hour or up to overnight. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Arrange the wings […]