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  • FOX4 Forecast: Wondrous Weekend…

    Happy Friday everyone!  The afternoon highs hit between 75 and 78 degrees today…very nice!  The weekend looks very good, too, although Sunday turns a bit windy and there may be some bumps in the road to discuss next week. There will be some rain…and a couple mornings next week may dip into the 30s!  The updated Long Ranger is here…have a wonderful weekend…and GO ROYALS!!!!        FOX 4 Weather Blog Facebook Weather Alerts Follow FOX 4 Weather on […]

  • World Series and wine go together

    Kyle Rensenhouse, co-owner of Mano’s Wine brought in some bottles that will be perfect gifts after the KC Royals win the World Series! Watch the video for more on their current specialty: World Series wine bottles.

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    Woman, 29, chooses to end her life in 8 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 […]

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    Students given homework to list everything in their family’s medicine cabinet

    MAPLETON, Utah – A homework assignment at a junior high school in Utah was quickly rescinded when a parent complained that it was an invasion of privacy. Students were told to write down the type of medications in their family medicine cabinet. They were to list when the medications expire and if the medications are FDA approved. One of the mothers posted the homework assignment to facebook and it has spread like wildfire on social media. “Although it may be a […]

  • Produced by Belton native: Film about a grieving father joining a band

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — ‘Rudderless’ producer, Jeff Robison joined us on the FOX 4 Morning Show. He is from Belton, Mo. He and another writer from the KC area are introducing their film Friday night at Tivoli Cinemas in Westport.

  • Paleo Pumpkin Cheesecake

    Pie Filling INGREDIENTS 1 oz raw, unsalted cashews ¼ cup lime juice ¼ cup orange juice ¾ cup honey 1 cup coconut oil (7oz) ½ cup water 2 cups pumpkin puree 1 Tbsp pumpkin pie spice 1 Tbsp vanilla 1 tsp salt Crust 8 oz pecans 1 egg ½ cup coconut flour ¼ cup honey ¼ cup ghee Preheat Oven: 350 degrees                                     […]

  • 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 […]