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  • Hot & Spicy Yard Long Beans & Beef

    Hot & Spicy Yard Long Beans & Beef Ingredients: ½ pound ground beef or pork 3 Tablespoons light soy sauce 1 Tablespoon brown sugar 2 Tablespoons water 1 pound yard-long beans, washed, trimmed and cut into 1 ½ -inch pieces 2 medium onions, halved and sliced 2 ½ Tablespoons peanut or corn oil 1 Tablespoon minced ginger ½ teaspoon chili flakes ½ teaspoon fennel seeds, chopped Directions: In a medium bowl, combine ground beef and 1 tablespoon soy sauce.  In […]

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    Family says “thanks, but no thanks” to cruise line that first refused to help family after cancer diagnosis

    “Thanks, but no thanks,” is what one family is saying to a cruise line that first denied them a change in travel dates after the family learned their five-year-old son had cancer. Nicolas Colucci of Long Island had to undergo surgery on his liver, gallbladder, diaphragm and lymph nodes after doctors discovered a large tumor in May. The family’s scheduled cruise was set for June 1 on Norwegian Cruise Line. Due to their circumstance, the Colucci’s requested a change in […]

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    Fox 4 Forecast: Another beauty!

    The clouds hang on for a little while longer breaking apart as we move throughout the afternoon. Look for highs to reach into the lower 80s today. Our temperatures continue to climb gradually into the weekend and next week.  There will be a few chances for some rain, but they are looking slim.  Details are here in the full forecast!     FOX 4 Weather Blog Facebook Weather Alerts Follow FOX 4 Weather on Twitter Missouri Highway Conditions Kansas Highway […]

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    President Obama in Kansas City: America deserves a raise

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — More than a thousand people packed the Uptown Theater Wednesday to hear President Barack Obama speak in Kansas City, Mo. The topics most prevalent in the President’s speech: the economy, healthcare and Congress, of which he dealt a few jabs. “It’s always good to spend a little time in Kansas City,” Obama said in the beginning of his speech. He joked about Arthur Bryant’s running out of coleslaw Tuesday night during his dinner date with four […]

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    President Obama speaks at Uptown Theater

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After arriving in Kansas City on Tuesday, President Barack Obama is expected to speak around 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Uptown Theatre in Kansas City, Mo. His speech will address the economy. Prior to the event, Washington released a report stating the U.S. economy grew at four percent in the second quarter after a sharp contraction in winter. President Obama will likely address this — and more — during his speech. You can watch it live […]

  • #ObamaInKC lights up social media during President’s visit

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Social media lit up once President Obama arrived in Kansas City on Tuesday. Numerous tweets and pictures have been sent out Tuesday and Wednesday using the hashtag #ObamaInKC, including some well-known locals like Sporting KC’s Matt Besler. Even though secret service is at the president’s side FOX 4’s Meagan Kelleher has found some great responses, and stopped by the studio to share some of them. Mr. @BarackObama, welcome to KC! If you're interested in @SportingKC training […]

  • Buying back-to-school clothes on a tight budget

    Buying back-to-school clothes doesn’t have to drain your bank account. Lindsey Kupper with Red Racks shows us where and how you can buy clothes for less. Popular looks this year are denim and graphic tees. Mixing prints are also style. And Red Racks offers all these looks at discounted prices. Red Racks is Owned and Operated by the Disabled American Veterans Sales generated through the thrift stores supports the numerous programs designed to assist veterans in need.

  • Crowds line up to see President Obama speak in KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Many spent the morning lining up outside a Kansas City venue for a chance to see the President speak. Crowds gathered on both sides of the street Wednesday morning near the Uptown Theater located at 3700 Broadway Street, in Kansas City. Next to the theater many were lined up waiting with anticipation and excitement to get inside the theater to see President Obama speak, while across the street protesters lined up holding signs displaying various messages, some negative, […]

  • Kansas City Mayor Sly James speaks on President’s choice to return to KC

    Kansas City Mayor Sly James stopped by FOX 4’s Morning Show on Wednesday to discuss President Barack Obama’s visit. Mayor James said the President could have gone anywhere, but chose to return to the great city of Kansas City to deliver his speech about the economy. Watch his segment in the video player below.

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    Video: Big sister doesn’t want baby brother to grow up

    A five-year-old big sister has a lot of emotional stress when it comes to the idea of her baby brother growing up. She simply doesn’t want it to happen. “I love your cute little smiles,” she wails. “OH MY GOSH! I want him to stay little!” The very idea of him growing up brought little Sadie to tears one day when she was feeling extra sensitive about the issue. Her parents captured the moment on camera and posted it to […]

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    Couple delivers newborn baby on side of road during rush hour traffic

    WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — A couple in Colorado had no other choice but to deliver their new baby on the side of the road during rush hour traffic, Monday. FOX 4’s sister station, FOX 31 in Denver, reported the family had just moments to react while they were on their way to a nearby hospital, and decided to call the hospital for assistance with delivering the newborn. The mother and child were eventually taken to an area hospital where they were both evaluated, […]

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    Foster father, accused in hot car death of 10-month-old baby, on suicide watch

    WICHITA, Kan. — The death of a 10-month-old foster child is the latest in a string of hot-car child deaths in the United States, triggering the quick arrest of the girl’s foster father and on Friday which prompted state officials to launch home inspections of adoptive and foster families. The 29-year-old foster father told police he picked up with child from a babysitter about 4 p.m. Thursday, drove home and forgot the child was in the back seat, according to Lt. Todd […]