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  • Karli’s Forecast: Plenty of sunshine!

    Expect a bright but cool day with highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s this afternoon.  Overnight clouds will return ahead of our next slim chance for rain tomorrow.  More rain shows up in the long range forecast and should impact part of your weekend.  Watch the forecast here to find out more about that.                            FOX 4 Weather Blog Facebook Weather Alerts Follow FOX 4 Weather […]

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    Police investigate suspicious death at motel

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating a death they’re calling suspicious at a motel near Admiral Blvd. and The Paseo in Kansas City, Mo. Officers arrived at the Admiral Inn and Motel after receiving an ambulance call and discovered a male dead inside a room. This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates.

  • Harry Connick Jr. talks KC

    FOX 4 film critic Russ Simmons chats with Harry Connick Junior about his role in “Dolphin Tale 2″ — and about the Kansas City American Idol auditions.

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    Man suspected of cooking, feeding ex-girlfriend her beloved dog named Bear

    REDDING, Calif. — Suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend’s dog and then feeding it to her, a northern California man has been charged with domestic violence, false imprisonment, stalking and animal cruelty. KRCR reports Ryan Eddy Watenpaugh cooked his then-girlfriend a meal after they reconciled their on-and-off again relationship in early September. That meal is suspected to have been of her dog, a Pomeranian named Bear. Watenpaugh left a bag with dog paws at the woman’s residence with a note that […]

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    ‘Django Unchained’ actress defends not giving ID to cop after he mistakes her for prostitute

    LOS ANGELES – “Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts said on CNN Monday that she refused to give a Los Angeles Police Officer her identification when he asked for it because, “I believe in America and what it stands for.” Police said they were responding to calls from witnesses who said Watts and her boyfriend were involved in a “sexual act” in a public place in their car. Legal experts say the officer did have the right to request identification if […]

  • Parents pay it forward to caring school bus driver

    A child with special needs always gets a little extra special care from his school bus driver. Because of her kindness, his parents wanted to show her how special she is.  

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    TIPS wanted by police in Independence carjacking

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Police are looking for tips after a woman was carjacked over the weekend. The woman had been sitting in her 2014 Dodge Charger at North Westwood and North Rogers in Independence. When a man with a semi-automatic handgun ordered her out of the car and stole it. A second person followed in a black sedan. Police later located the stolen car at 67th and Paseo. Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816)474-TIPS.

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  • KCMO Police seek information in fatal shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A shooting victim showed up at a Kansas City area hospital on Sunday afternoon. But police say he didn’t survive. A witness told officers she and the victim were sitting in a car near East 38th and Garfield Sunday afternoon. She said that’s when a man she didn’t know came up and shot the victim several times. She rushed him to the hospital, but he died from his injuries. Anyone with any information in this case […]

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    Watch: Little girl is horrified after dad’s beard disappears during peek-a-boo game

    Peek-a-boo is typically a fun and simple childhood game most of us have played at one point or another in our lives, but for this little girl, this particular time was a pretty traumatic experience. While playing the game with his daughter, Bradley Bailey decided it would be fun to shave his beard off and video his little girl’s reaction. When she moves the towel out of the way, it’s obvious she isn’t very excited about what she sees.

  • FOX 4 Healthy Habits: Chicken Chili Wonton Bites recipe

    Chicken Chili Wonton Bites Makes 3 dozen Ingredients: 36 wonton wrappers ½ cup fat free buttermilk ranch salad dressing 1 envelope reduced sodium chili seasoning mix 1 ½ cups shredded rotisserie chicken 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese Fat free sour cream and sliced green onions (optional) Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degree. Press wonton wrappers into greased miniature muffin cups.  Bake 4-6 minutes or until lightly browned.  In a small bowl, mix salad dressing and seasoning mix; add chicken […]

  • Weight Watchers: “Fall”ing into a Healthy Lifestyle – recipes for Fall

    RECIPE 1: Beef & Black Bean Burger (page 185)   Ingredients: 1 (14.5 ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained ¾ pound lean ground beef (5% fat or less) ¼ cup fat-free mild salsa ¼ cup chopped fresh parsley ¼ teaspoon salt 6 reduced-calorie whole wheat hamburger buns   Instructions: Preheat broiler. Spray broiler pan with nonstick spray. Place beans in a large bowl and mash coarsely with potato masher or large fork (some beans should remain whole for texture). […]