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    Renee Zellweger is happy she looks different, but many fans aren’t

    Renee Zellweger thinks all of the conversation about her face is “silly.” The actress told People magazine in a statement that “I’m glad folks think I look different! I’m living a different, happy, more fulfilling life, and I’m thrilled that perhaps it shows.” The chatter started after Zellweger appeared on the red carpet Monday at […]

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    Officials: 3 Denver girls ditched school, tried to join ISIS, intercepted in Germany

    (CNN) — The first indication that something was wrong was a phone call from his daughter’s Denver area school to let Assad Ibrahim know that she had not come to class. He dialed her cell. And she answered. But, officials say, she didn’t tell him that she was on her way to Syria to join […]

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    Joe’s Weather Blog: One Little Speed Bump + Solar Eclipse In KC (WED-10/22)

    That was a cool east wind blowing at times last night during the game, and I suspect the winds tonight will be blowing even more…so you may want to layer up a little more tonight IF you’re heading out to the “K”. It was a great atmosphere though and the ballpark looks beautiful! Hopefully tonight […]

  • One Ray-Pec volleyball player still in hospital; team pieces together squad for tournament

    PECULIAR, Mo. — One Raymore-Peculiar High School student remained in the hospital Tuesday night after a school bus crash on Monday in Lee’s Summit. The bus was carrying the Ray-Pec varsity volleyball team to a tournament at Lee’s Summit West. The volleyball team will be taking part in the district tournament, but they will be […]


    Security supervisor thanks Kansas City Royals for allowing him to keep his hair

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Tallgrass Creek retirement community Security Supervisor David Gregory thanked the entire Kansas City Royals organization for beating the Baltimore Orioles in the American League Championship Series and for allowing him to keep his hair. Unfortunately, General Services Director Daniel Stapf could not do the same. Stapf, a native Marylander who grew […]

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    Joe’s Weather Blog: Strong Pacific Jet Moves Into US (TUE-10/21)

    Good morning…all quiet out there…although last night the temperatures were doing some strange thiings for whatever reason up at KCI…while everyone else was dropping they were holding steady then going up around midnight before coming back down early this AM…weird. Forecast: Rest of today: Bright sunshine and nice with highs 70-75° again…much like yesterday with […]

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    What to expect at Kauffman Stadium during Game One of the World Series

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There’s a buzz of activity at Kauffman Stadium Monday to get ready for big crowds with Tuesday’s start of the World Series. New food offerings more suitable for fall weather will be available for fans starting with Game One. The stadium store also is selling special World Series gear that the […]

  • Strike a pose: How the way you stand can make you more successful

    Strike a pose: How the way you stand can make you more successful

    LONDON (CNN) — Imagine your boss as a caveman. He’s running across the Savannah — chasing Palaeolithic game with a rock, wearing only a loincloth. He spots you and halts! Assuming a defensive position, his eyes carefully scan you for signs: Are you friend or foe? The verdict takes seconds for him to reach, and […]

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    Joe’s Weather Blog: Why Are The Leaves So Pretty? (MON-10/20)

    Good morning…another fabulous day on tap for the region as this great weather roll continues with that said there is a rain chance showing up this week… Forecast: Rest of today: Mostly sunny with deep blue skies. Any morning fog will burn off over the next few hours. Highs today should be in the 70-75° […]

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    Woman may have spotted suspect in Pennsylvania trooper slaying

    (CNN) — A man suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper might have been spotted near his former high school, police said Saturday — a potential boost for authorities’ weekslong and multimillion-dollar quest to find him in the woods. Investigators believe a woman saw Eric Matthew Frein in a wooded area near the eastern Pennsylvania […]

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    Xtreme Bug Tour comes to Kansas City’s Union Station

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In a bug’s world, everything is extreme. They are fascinating, bizarre, sometimes creepy and vitally important to our planet and our lives. Xtreme BUGS are marching, flying, and crawling into Union Station in Kansas City. Over 100 larger-than-life insect models, and 23 of them powered by animatronics. You can see the […]

  • Hannah Elizabeth Graham, 18, has been missing since Saturday, Sept. 13. She is a University of Virginia student.

    Investigators looking for UVA student Hannah Graham find human remains

    (CNN) — Authorities looking for Hannah Graham — the University of Virginia student who went missing last month — found human remains Saturday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo said Saturday. Graham’s parents were contacted soon after what Longo deemed the “preliminary” discovery. “These are human remains and forensic tests need to be […]