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Four Gives You More for the Holidays 2019

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.

ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE ENTRY FORM AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WDAF.

WDAF will conduct the “Four Gives You More with FOX4 Fall 2019” (“Sweepstakes”) in accordance with these Official Rules (“Rules”). Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Rules. The Sweepstakes is intended for play in the United States only and is void where prohibited and outside the eligibility area set forth below. Do not participate if you are not eligible and located in the United States at the time of entry.

  1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old, as determined by WDAF and reside in the Kansas City Designated Market Area as defined by The Nielsen Company. Employees of WDAF and of its parent and affiliated companies (collectively, the “Sponsor”), the Sweepstakes participating sponsors, promotional agencies, advertising agencies, and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, employees of other television or radio stations, and members of the immediate families of such persons are not eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, grandchildren, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  2. Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at or about 5:00 AM CT and ends on November 29, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period will be divided into four weekly entry periods (each, an “Entry Period”). The first Entry Period ends on November 8, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT; the second Entry Period ends on November 15, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT; the third Entry Period ends on November 22, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT; and the fourth Entry Period ends on November 29, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT.
  3. Sweepstakes Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes, watch WDAF’s 5-6 AM CT morning newscast weekdays during the Sweepstakes Period for broadcast of a “Word of the Day,” then go to fox4kc.com/contest by 11:59 PM CT that day and complete the official entry form, submitting your name, age, email and that day’s “Word of the Day.” The entry form must be complete including the correct “Word of the Day” for that day. One entry per person and per email address per Word of the Day (for a total of 22 entries per person); subsequent entries for a Word of the Day from the same person (even if using different email addresses) or a single email address will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Entrants must use their own name. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. All winners are subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Rules.

Entrants may be required to become registered users of the WDAF website (registration is free). Only one registered account per entry. If multiple accounts are detected for a single entrant, the accounts will be void and the entries disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. The information that you provide in connection with the Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is found at privacy.tribunemedia.com and which may be updated from time to time.

  1. Winner Selection: There will be one winner per Entry Period. Sponsor will select one winner from among all eligible, non-winning entries received by the close of each Entry Period. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received for each drawing. Non-winning entries will not carry over from one Entry Period to another.
  2. Winner Notifications: Sponsor will attempt to notify the Sweepstakes winner by email and/or phone the Monday or Tuesday following the drawing date. Potential winner must have a valid email address, and phone number, where the potential winner can be notified. If a potential winner: (a) does not respond within 24 hours of initial notification attempt, (b) is unavailable for prize fulfillment, (c) is not in compliance with these Rules, (d) fails to provide required information and documents by deadlines established by Sponsor, or (e) does not meet the eligibility requirements, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to another winner selected by random drawing from among remaining eligible entrants for that Entry Period, time permitting. If Sponsor cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded. All results are unofficial until winners are verified.
  3. Prizes: There are four Entry Period prizes (one per Entry Period). Each prize is a $400 gift card. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of prize is $400. Total ARV of all prizes: $1,600.00. Gift cards subject to terms and conditions thereon.
  4. Prize Acceptance/Restrictions: Limit one prize per person and one winner per household. Winner is subject to verification by WDAF of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prizes won from Sponsor in a calendar year are equal to or greater than $600.00). In order to claim his or her prize, winner must appear in person during regular business hours at WDAF TV FOX4, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108 weekdays between 7:30 am CT and 4:30 pm CT by no later than December 13, 2019. Winner will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity, provide a valid photo ID, and may be required to provide a completed W-9, per Section 9 below. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by any winner. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferrable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for any prize, for any reason. Costs of transportation and any other cost not specifically included in the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. All properly claimed prizes will be awarded, but in no event will Sponsor award more prizes than are provided for in these Rules.
  5. Publicity Release: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each entrant’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof in connection with the Sweepstakes, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.
  6. Taxes: Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to WDAF, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any person winning more than $600.00 in total prizes will be sent a 1099 form by the Sponsor at the end of the calendar year, and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS. Each winner must provide Sponsor with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes won from Sponsor in a calendar year valued at $600.00 or more, before any prize will be awarded. Sponsor will have the right, but not the obligation, to require any winner to complete and submit an IRS form W-9. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prizes until the completed W-9 form is received.
  7. Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Sweepstakes becomes corrupted due to interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service for any reason, or (d) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned. If Sponsor terminates the Sweepstakes, it will determine the winners of remaining prizes by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect, non-winning entries received as of the termination date, provided it is able to do so. If Sponsor terminates or modifies the Sweepstakes, Sponsor will post notice on the official Sweepstakes website and announce the action on the 5-6 AM morning newscast. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with these Rules and the decisions of any judges, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes. Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Sweepstakes will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. If a dispute arises regarding compliance with these Rules, Sponsor may consider, in its sole discretion, data reasonably available to Sponsor through information technology systems in Sponsor’s control, but Sponsor will not be obligated to consider any data or other information collected from any other source. Sponsor and its advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Sweepstakes. Other than the prizes received by the winners, no entrant will be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor will have the sole discretion to administer the Sweepstakes and interpret and apply these Rules. This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling. If Sponsor determines that an entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, such entrant may be disqualified and reported to the authorities. Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsor’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance. If there is any discrepancy or inconsistency between any terms or conditions of these Rules and any disclosures or other statements contained in any other Sweepstakes-related materials, including but not limited to the Sweepstakes entry forms or advertising, the terms and conditions of these Rules will govern.
  8. Indemnification/Hold Harmless: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless WDAF, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., and their respective affiliates, parents, and subsidiaries, and the advertising agencies, promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development or administration of the Sweepstakes and all of the officers, directors, employees, representatives, shareholders, and agents of the foregoing (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, delivery, possession, misuse or use of a prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of entry or any other Sweepstakes-related activity; and (b) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize.
  9. Limitation of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize(s), (b) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (c) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor because of technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries that are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant. Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the entry process, are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsor will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.
  10. Disputes: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or prizes awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. The federal and state courts located in Missouri will be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Sweepstakes. All entrants agree, by participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Missouri. Missouri law will govern this Sweepstakes, without regard to Missouri’s choice of law rules.
  11. Official Rules: To request a copy of these Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City MO 64108 by November 29, 2019. Written copies of these Rules are also available during normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) at WDAF’s business offices or online at http://www.fox4kc.com.
  12. Names of Winners: For a list of prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WDAF located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO, 64108 or appear in person at that location between normal business hours (7:30 AM – 4:30 PM CT) after December 13, 2019. Requests for winners list must be received by January 31, 2020.
  13. Rights Reserved: The content, information, data, designs, and code associated with the Sweepstakes and Sweepstakes website are protected by intellectual property and other laws. Any unauthorized use of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property of Sponsor without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.
  14. Sponsor: WDAF, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108.
  15. Prizes provided by Security Bank.

FOX4 70th Anniversary Sweepstakes

-THIS SWEEPSTAKES HAS ENDED

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.

ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE ENTRY FORM AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF SPONSOR.

WDAF will conduct the “FOX4 70th Anniversary Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) in accordance with these Official Rules (“Rules”).  Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Rules.   The Sweepstakes is intended for play in the United States only and is void where prohibited and outside the Sweepstakes area set forth below.  Do not participate if you are not eligible and not located in the United States at the time of entry.

  1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old or older, as determined by WDAF and reside in the Kansas City Designated Market Area as defined by The Nielsen Company. Employees of WDAF and of its parent and affiliated companies (collectively, the “Sponsor”), the Sweepstakes’ participating sponsors, prize providers, promotional agencies, advertising agencies, and any other third party involved with the development or administration of the Sweepstakes, employees of other television or radio stations, and members of the immediate families of such persons are not eligible to participate and win.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren and their respective spouses, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related.  Winning the prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  2. Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on or about September 26, 2019 at 12:01 am CT and ends at 11:59 am CT on October 14, 2019 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
  3. Sweepstakes Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes, go to fox4kc.com/contests and accurately complete the official entry form, submitting your name, email, and phone. Entries must be received by 11:59 am on October 14, 2019. All received entries become the property of WDAF and will not be returned.  Entrants must use their own name. Entrants may be required to become registered users of the WDAF website. Registration is free. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Limit one entry per person and per email address; subsequent entries from the same person (even if using different email addresses) or a single email address will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Multiple entries by means of software-generated or other automated processes will be disregarded if discovered by Sponsor and may be voided in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Only one registered account per entrant.  If multiple accounts are detected for a single entrant, the accounts will be voided, and the entries disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.  The information that you provide in connection with the Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is found at privacy.tribunemedia.com and which may be updated from time to time.
  4. Winner Selection/Notification/Verification: On or about October 15, 2019, three winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received. Winners prize packages will be rewarded in the order of selection. Winners will be subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Rules. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. Sponsor will attempt to notify the Sweepstakes winners by email or phone. The winners must have a valid email address and telephone number where the winner can be notified. If a winner is unreachable or fails to respond to WDAF’s initial notification attempt within 24 hours, if winner fails to provide required information and documents by deadlines established by Sponsor, or if winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with the Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to an alternate winner selected at random from among remaining eligible entrants, time permitting. If Sponsor cannot verify winners, Sponsor reserves the right not to award the prizes. All results are unofficial until winners are verified. Winners are subject to verification by WDAF of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prize value is equal to or greater than $600.00). In order to claim his or her prize, winner must appear in person at the business offices of WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO during regular business hours on business days by no later than October 29, 2019 for first and second prize. The third prize winner must appear in person at the business offices of WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO during regular business hours on business days by no later than October 24, 2019. Winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity and may be required to provide a completed W-9, per Section 8 below.
  5. Prize: There will be three winners.
    1. First: Winner receives a three-day/two-night trip for winner and one guest to Los Angeles, California (the “LA Trip”). The LA Trip will consist of the following:
      • round-trip coach airfare for winner and one guest to Los Angeles, California from the major airport nearest winner’s residence;
      • tickets to a taping of Masked Singer;
      • two nights’ hotel accommodations for winner and one guest at a hotel in the greater Los Angeles, California area to be selected by FOX (one standard room, double occupancy, room and tax only) (i.e., not including hotel parking, meals, beverages, tips, telephone charges, incidentals, or other personal expenses; winner must pay additional charges) (the “LA Hotel”); and
      • ground transportation to/from Los Angeles International Airport and the LA Hotel. (The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the prize is $3,000.)

    Second: Winner receives a three-day/two-night trip for winner and one guest to New York City. (the “NYC Trip”). The NYC Trip will consist of the following:

      • round-trip coach airfare for winner and one guest to New York, New York from the major airport nearest winner’s residence;
      • VIP tickets to LIVE with Kelly & Ryan;
      • two nights’ hotel accommodations for winner and one guest at a hotel in the greater NYC area to be selected by FOX (one standard room, double occupancy, room and tax only) (i.e., not including hotel parking, meals, beverages, tips, telephone charges, incidentals, or other personal expenses; winner must pay additional charges) (the “Hotel”); and
      • ground transportation to/from John F. Kennedy International Airport and the NYC Hotel. (The ARV of the prize is $3,500.)

    Third: Winner get four floor seats to see WWE Smackdown Live at the Sprint Center on October 25th, 2019, plus WWE swag bags. (The ARV of the prize is $500.)

    Total ARV of all prizes: $7,000.00.

  6. Prize Restrictions: LA Trip must occur at a time when Masked Singer is taping, and NYC Trip must occur at a time when LIVE with Kelly and Ryan is holding shows. In any event, the LA Trip and NYC Trip must be completed by no later than the deadline established by Sponsor. Actual value of LA Trip and NYC Trip will vary based on airfare variations and other variables. If actual value is less than stated ARV, difference in prize value will not be awarded. All other expenses not specifically mentioned herein, including but not limited to, airport taxes and fees, baggage fees, ground transportation not specifically delineated, food, beverages, additional Hotel amenities or fees and gratuities, are the responsibility of the winner and/or guest. The Sponsor is not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air transportation carrier, Hotel or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations necessitated by same. The Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage and/or personal property. Travel, Hotel, and other accommodations are subject to availability. The winner and guest must travel on same itinerary. Trip must be completed by December 31, 2019 or the prize will be forfeited. All travel dates are subject to change in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Certain blackout dates and material restrictions may apply. Airline tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable and are not valid for frequent flyer miles. All airline tickets are subject to flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Lost, stolen or damaged airline tickets, travel vouchers or certificates will not be replaced or exchanged. Winner and guest are responsible for transportation to and from his/her home to the airport. Guest of winner who is a minor must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian at all times. Guest of winner (and parent or legal guardian of guest who is a minor) must sign and return release prior to accompanying winner on LA Trip or NYC Trip. Dates of departure and return are subject to change. Certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply. Prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by winner. Prize is non-assignable and non-transferrable. Prize is not refundable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for prize, for any reason.  All properly claimed prizes will be awarded, but in no event will Sponsor award more prizes than are provided for in these Rules.
  7. Publicity Release: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof in connection with the Sweepstakes, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.
  8. Taxes: Any valuation of the prize stated above is based on available information provided to WDAF, and the value of prize awarded to the winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Any person winning more than $600.00 in total prizes from WDAF in a calendar year will be sent a 1099 form from Sponsor at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS.  Winner must provide Sponsor with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes valued at $600.00 or more, before prize will be awarded.  Sponsor will have the right, but not the obligation, to require winner to complete and submit an IRS form W-9.  Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prize until the completed W-9 form is received.
  9. Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes that, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Sweepstakes becomes corrupted due to interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service for any reason, or (d) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned.  If Sponsor terminates the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period, it will determine the winners by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. If Sponsor terminates or modifies the Sweepstakes, Sponsor will post notice on the official Sweepstakes website. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with the Rules and the decisions of any judges, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes.  Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way, who violates the Official Rules, or who uses fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Sweepstakes will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. If a dispute arises regarding compliance with these Rules, Sponsor may consider, in its sole discretion, data reasonably available to Sponsor through information technology systems in Sponsor’s control, but Sponsor will not be obligated to consider any data or other information collected from any other source. Sponsor and its advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Sweepstakes.  Other than the prize received by the winner, no entrant will be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor will have the sole discretion to administer the Sweepstakes and interpret and apply the Rules.  This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling.  If Sponsor determines that an entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, such entrant may be disqualified and reported to the authorities. Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsor’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance. If there is any discrepancy or inconsistency between any terms or conditions of these Rules and any disclosures or other statements contained in any other Sweepstakes-related materials, including but not limited to the Sweepstakes entry forms or advertising, the terms and conditions of these Rules will govern.
  10. Indemnification/Hold Harmless: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor, FOX, Sprint Center, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., and the prize providers, advertising agencies, promotion agencies, and any third parties involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes and all of their respective affiliates, parents, and subsidiaries, and the officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents of each of the foregoing (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, delivery, possession, misuse or use of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of an entry or any other Sweepstakes-related activity; and (b) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the prize.
  11. Limitation of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes, (b) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (c) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor because of technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries that are late, lost, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant. Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the entry process are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsor will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.
  12. Disputes: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. The state and federal courts located in Missouri will be the exclusive fora for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Sweepstakes. All entrants agree, by participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Missouri. Missouri law will govern this Sweepstakes, without regard to Missouri’s choice of law rules.
  13. Official Rules: To request a copy of the Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108, by October 14, 2019. Written copies of these Rules are also available online at http://www.fox4kc.com or during normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) at WDAF’s business offices.
  14. Winners List: For the names of the prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO, or appear in person at that location between normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) after October 16, 2019. Requests for winners list must be received by November 16, 2019.
  15. Rights Reserved: The content, information, data, designs and code associated with the Sweepstakes and Sweepstakes website are protected by intellectual property and other laws. Any unauthorized use of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property of Sponsor, prize provider, and/or UPICKEM without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited. UPICKEM is a trademark of Second Street Media, Inc.
  16. Sponsor: WDAF, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108.
  17. Prize Provider: FOX and Sprint Center.

 

FOX4 Weather Quiz Sweepstakes

Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.
ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE ENTRY FORM AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WDAF.
WDAF will conduct the, “FOX4 Weather Quiz Giveaway Rules 2019” (“Sweepstakes”) in accordance with these Official Rules (“Rules”). The Sweepstakes is intended for play in the United States only and is void where prohibited and outside the eligibility area set forth below. Do not participate if you are not eligible and located in the United States at the time of entry.

1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old, as determined by WDAF and reside in the Kansas City Designated Market Area as defined by The Nielsen Company. Employees of WDAF and of its parent and affiliated companies (collectively, the “Sponsor”), the Sweepstakes participating sponsors, promotional agencies, advertising agencies, and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, employees of other television or radio stations, and members of the immediate families of such persons are not eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, grandchildren, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

2. Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on or about August 5, 2019 at 7:00 AM CT and ends on July 31, 2020 at noon CT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period will be divided into weekly entry periods (each, an “Entry Period”).

Entry Periods

  1. 8/5/19-8/9/19
  2. 8/12/19-8/16/19
  3. 8/19/19-8/23/19
  4. 8/26/19-8/30/19
  5. 9/2/19-9/6/19
  6. 9/9/19-9/13/19
  7. 9/19/19-9/20/19
  8. 9/23/19-9/27/19
  9. 9/30/19-10/4/19
  10. 10/7/19-10/11-19
  11. 10/14/19-10/18/19
  12. 10/21/19-10/25/19
  13. 10/28/19-11/1/19
  14. 11/4/19-11/8/19
  15. 11/11/19-11/15/19
  16. 11/18/19-11/22/19
  17. 11/25/19-11/29/19
  18. 12/2/19-12/6/19
  19. 12/9/19-12/13/19
  20. 12/16/19-12/20/19
  21. 12/23/19-12/27/19
  22. 12/30/19-1/3/20
  23. 1/6/20-1/10/20
  24. 1/13/20-1/17/20
  25. 1/20/20-1/24/20
  26. 1/27/20-1/31/20
  27. 2/3/20-2/07/20
  28. 2/10/20-2/14/20
  29. 2/17/20-2/21/20
  30. 2/24/20-2/28/20
  31. 3/2/20-3/6/20
  32. 3/9/20-3/13/20
  33. 3/16/20-3/20/20
  34. 3/23/20-3/27/20
  35. 3/30/20-4/3/20
  36. 4/6/20-4/10/20
  37. 4/13/20-4/17/20
  38. 4/20/20-4/24/20
  39. 4/27/20-5/1/20
  40. 5/4/20-5/8/20
  41. 5/11/20-5/15/20
  42. 5/18/20-5/22/20
  43. 5/25/20-5/29/20
  44. 6/1/20-6/5/20
  45. 6/8/20-6/12/20
  46. 6/15/20-6/19/20
  47. 6/22/20-6/26/20
  48. 6/29/20-7/3/20
  49. 7/6/20-7/10/20
  50. 7/13/20-7/17/20
  51. 7/20/20-7/24/20
  52. 7/27/20-7/31/20

3. Sweepstakes Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes, watch WDAF’s 7-8 AM CT morning newscast weekdays during the Sweepstakes Period for broadcast of “Weather Quiz Questions” then go to fox4kc.com/contest by noon CT that day and complete the official entry form, submitting your name, age, email and that day’s “Quiz Answer.” The entry form must be complete including the correct “Quiz Answer” for that day. One entry per person and per email address per Weather Quiz Question (for a total of 255 entries per person); subsequent daily entries from the same person (even if using different email addresses) or a single email address will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Entrants must use their own name. Incomplete entries will be disqualified.
Entrants may be required to become registered users of the WDAF website (registration is free). Multiple daily entries by means of software-generated or other automated processes will be disregarded if discovered by Sponsor and may be voided in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Only one registered account per entry. If multiple accounts are detected for a single entrant, the accounts will be void and the entries disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. The information that you provide in connection with the Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is found at privacy.tribunemedia.com and which may be updated from time to time. If Sponsor is unable to run the Weather Quiz on any given day because of breaking news or other unforeseen circumstances, Sponsor will announce the action as soon as possible, and no alternate Weather Quiz will be given that day.

4. Winner Selection: After the close of each Entry Period, one winner will be selected for that Entry Period from among all eligible entries received for that Entry Period. After the close of the Sweepstakes Period, the Grand Prize winner will be selected by random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received for each drawing. Entries will not carry over from one Entry Period to the next, except that all valid entries received during the Sweepstakes Period will be eligible for the Grand Prize.

5. Winner Notification and Verification: Sponsor will attempt to notify the winner by email and/or phone the Monday or Tuesday following the drawing date. All winners are subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Rules. Winner is subject to verification by WDAF of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prizes won from Sponsor in a calendar year are equal to or greater than $600.00). In order to claim his or her prize, winner may need to appear in person during regular business hours at WDAF TV FOX4, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108 weekdays between 7:30 am CT and 4:30 pm CT by no later than 14 days after the drawing date. Winner may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity, provide a valid photo ID, and may be required to provide a completed W-9, per Section 9 below. Potential winner must have a valid email address and phone number where the potential winner can be notified. If a potential winner: (a) does not respond within 24 hours of initial notification attempt, (b) is unavailable for prize fulfillment, (c) is not in compliance with these Rules, (d) fails to provide required information and documents by deadlines established by Sponsor, or (e) does not meet the eligibility requirements, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to another winner selected by random drawing from among remaining eligible entrants for that drawing, time permitting. If Sponsor cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded. All results are unofficial until winners are verified.

6. Prizes: There is prize one per Entry Period. Each prize is a pizza/gift card from Minsky’s. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of a prize is: $25.00. There is one Grand Prize. The Grand Prize is free pizza for a year, which will be awarded in the form of a $1,300 gift card from Minsky’s. ARV $1,300. Total ARV of all prizes: $2,575. Gift cards subject to terms and conditions thereon.

7. Prize Acceptance/Restrictions: Limit one prize per person and one winner per household, except that a winner can win an Entry Period prize and the Grand Prize. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by any winner. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferrable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for any prize, for any reason. Costs of transportation and any other cost not specifically included in the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. All properly claimed prizes will be awarded, but in no event will Sponsor award more prizes than are provided for in these Rules.

8. Publicity Release: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each entrant’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof in connection with the Sweepstakes, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.

9. Taxes: Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to WDAF, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any person winning more than $600.00 in total prizes will be sent a 1099 form by the Sponsor at the end of the calendar year, and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS. Each winner must provide Sponsor with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes won from Sponsor in a calendar year valued at $600.00 or more, before any prize will be awarded. Sponsor will have the right, but not the obligation, to require any winner to complete and submit an IRS form W-9. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prizes until the completed W-9 form is received.

10. Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Sweepstakes becomes corrupted due to interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service for any reason, or (d) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned. If Sponsor terminates the Sweepstakes, it will determine the winners of remaining Entry Period prizes by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect, non-winning entries received as of the termination date and it will determine the winner of the Grand Prize by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect, non-winning entries received as of the termination date. If Sponsor terminates or modifies the Sweepstakes, Sponsor will post notice on the official Sweepstakes website and announce the action on the 7-8 AM morning newscast. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with these Rules and the decisions of any judges, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes. Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Sweepstakes will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. If a dispute arises regarding compliance with these Rules, Sponsor may consider, in its sole discretion, data reasonably available to Sponsor through information technology systems in Sponsor’s control, but Sponsor will not be obligated to consider any data or other information collected from any other source. Sponsor and its advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Sweepstakes. Other than the prizes received by the winners, no entrant will be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor will have the sole discretion to administer the Sweepstakes and interpret and apply these Rules. This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling. If Sponsor determines that an entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, such entrant may be disqualified and reported to the authorities. Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsor’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance. If there is any discrepancy or inconsistency between any terms or conditions of these Rules and any disclosures or other statements contained in any other Sweepstakes-related materials, including but not limited to the Sweepstakes entry forms or advertising, the terms and conditions of these Rules will govern.

11. Indemnification/Hold Harmless: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless WDAF, Tribune Media Company, and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development or administration of the Sweepstakes and all of the officers, directors, employees, representatives, shareholders, and agents of the foregoing (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, delivery, possession, misuse or use of a prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of entry or any other Sweepstakes-related activity; and (b) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize.

12. Limitation of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize(s), (b) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (c) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor because of technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries that are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant. Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the entry process, are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsor will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.

13. Disputes: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or prizes awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. The federal and state courts located in Missouri will be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Sweepstakes. All entrants agree, by participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Missouri. Missouri law will govern this Sweepstakes, without regard to Missouri’s choice of law rules.

14. Official Rules: To request a copy of these Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City MO 64108 by July 31, 2020. Written copies of these Rules are also available during normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) at WDAF’s business offices or online at http://www.fox4kc.com.

15. Names of Winners: For a list of prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WDAF located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO, 64108 or appear in person at that location between normal business hours (7:30 AM – 4:30 PM CT). Requests for winners list must be received by September 30, 2020.

16. Rights Reserved: The content, information, data, designs, and code associated with the Sweepstakes and Sweepstakes website are protected by intellectual property and other laws. Any unauthorized use of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property of Sponsor without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

17. Sponsor: WDAF, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108.

18. Prize provided by Minsky’s Pizza.

FOX4 Mug Shot Giveaway

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.

ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE ENTRY FORM AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF SPONSOR.

WDAF will conduct the FOX 4 Mug Shot Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”) in accordance with these Official Rules (“Rules”).  Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Rules.   The Sweepstakes is intended for play in the United States only and is void where prohibited and outside the Sweepstakes area set forth below.  Do not participate if you are not eligible and not located in the United States at the time of entry.

  1. Eligibility:Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old or above, as determined by WDAF and reside in the Kansas City Designated Market Area as defined by The Nielsen Company.   Employees of WDAF and of its parent and affiliated companies (collectively, the “Sponsor”), the Sweepstakes’ participating sponsors, promotional agencies and advertising agencies, employees of other television or radio stations, and members of the immediate families of such persons are not eligible to participate and win.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents and grandchildren and their respective spouses, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related.  Winning the prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  2. Sweepstakes Period:The Sweepstakes begins on or about, June 4th, 2018 at 9:00 am CT and will continue until Sponsor announces the termination of the Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes Period”). During the Sweepstakes Period, there will be one giveaway per week (each, a “Giveaway”), and each Giveaway will occur on a Monday (or Tuesday if Monday happens to be a holiday).
  3. Sweepstakes Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes, watch the FOX 4 News at 9 AM each Monday during the Giveaway. During the news, go to fox4kc.com/category/contests or our Facebook page at: facebook.com/fox4kc/ and look for the “FOX 4 Mug Shot Giveaway” entry form. Accurately complete the entry form and submit the entry form. Entries must be received by 11:00 a.m. on the contest day. Entries will not roll over from one Giveaway to the next. Entrants must use their own name.  Entrants may be required to become registered users of the WDAF website. Registration is free. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Limit one entry per person and per email address per Giveaway; subsequent entries from the same person (even if using different email addresses) or a single email address will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor. Multiple entries in one Giveaway by means of software-generated or other automated processes will be disregarded if discovered by Sponsor and may be voided in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Only one registered account per entrant.  If multiple accounts are detected for a single entrant, the accounts will be voided and the entries disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.  The information that you provide in connection with the Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is found at privacy.tribune.com and which may be updated from time to time.

Sponsor reserves the right not to run the Giveaway on a particular Monday because of the coverage of breaking news or other unforeseen circumstances.  Should Sponsor choose not to run the Giveaway on a particular Monday, Sponsor may (but is not required to) run the Giveaway on a different day. Any schedule changes for the Giveaway will be listed on the WDAF website at fox4KC.com as soon as possible.

  1. Winner Selection:One winner will be selected each day that a Giveaway is held by random drawing from among valid entries for that Giveaway. Winner will be subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Rules. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. Sponsor will attempt to notify the Sweepstakes winner by email or phone.  The winner must have a valid email address and telephone number where the winner can be notified.  If the winner is unreachable or fails to respond to WDAF’s initial notification attempt within 24 hours, if winner fails to provide required information and documents by deadlines established by Sponsor, or if winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with the Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to an alternate winner selected at random from among remaining eligible entrants for that Giveaway, time permitting. If Sponsor cannot verify winner, Sponsor reserves the right not to award the prize. All results are unofficial until winner is verified.
  2. Prize:Each Giveaway winner will receive a FOX4 Morning News coffee mug. The approximate retail value of the prize is $12.00.
  3. Prize Acceptance/Restrictions:Winner is subject to verification by WDAF of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prize value is equal to or greater than $600.00).  In order to claim his or her prize, winner must appear in person at the business offices of WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO during regular business hours on business days or FOX4 will mail the prize by USPS.  Sponsor not responsible for loss, delay, or damage in delivery. Winner will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity and may be required to provide a completed W-9, per Section 9 below.  Prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by winner.  Prize is non-assignable and non-transferrable.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for prize, for any reason.  Cost of transportation, where applicable, and any other cost not specifically included in the prize is the sole responsibility of the winner. Properly claimed prize will be awarded in each Giveaway, but in no event will Sponsor award more prizes than are provided for in these Rules.
  4. Publicity Release:By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes in connection with the Sweepstakes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.
  5. Taxes:Any valuation of the prize stated above is based on available information provided to WDAF, and the value of prize awarded to the winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Any person winning over $600.00 in total prizes from WDAF in a calendar year will be sent a 1099 form from Sponsor at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS.  Winner must provide Sponsor with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes valued at $600.00 or more, before prize will be awarded.  Sponsor will have the right, but not the obligation, to require winner to complete and submit an IRS form W-9.  Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prize until the completed W-9 form is received.
  6. Conditions:Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if:  (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes that, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Sweepstakes becomes corrupted due to interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service for any reason, or (d) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned.  If Sponsor terminates the Sweepstakes during a Giveaway, it will determine the winner by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination. If Sponsor terminates or modifies the Sweepstakes, Sponsor will post notice on the official Sweepstakes website. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with the Rules and the decisions of any judges, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes.  Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Sweepstakes will be disqualified if discovered by Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. If a dispute arises regarding compliance with these Rules, Sponsor may consider, in its sole discretion, data reasonably available to Sponsor through information technology systems in Sponsor’s control, but Sponsor will not be obligated to consider any data or other information collected from any other source. Sponsor and its advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Sweepstakes.  Other than the prize received by the winner, no entrant will be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor will have the sole discretion to administer the Sweepstakes and interpret and apply the Rules.  Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsor’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance. If there is any discrepancy or inconsistency between any terms or conditions of these Rules and any disclosures or other statements contained in any other Sweepstakes-related materials, including but not limited to the Sweepstakes entry forms or advertising, the terms and conditions of these Rules will govern.
  7. Indemnification/Hold Harmless:By participating, entrants agree: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, and the advertising agencies, promotion agencies, and any third parties involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes and all of their respective affiliates, parents, and subsidiaries, and the officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents of each of the foregoing (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, delivery, possession, misuse or use of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of an entry or any other Sweepstakes-related activity; and (b) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize.
  8. Limitation of Liability:The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize, (b) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (c) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor because of technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries that are late, lost, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant.  Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the entry process are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsor will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.
  9. Disputes:By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. The courts of Missouri will be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Sweepstakes. All entrants agree, by participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Missouri.  Missouri law will govern this Sweepstakes, without regard to Missouri’s choice of law rules.
  10. Official Rules:To request a copy of the Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108.  Written copies of these Rules are also available online at http://www.fox4kc.com or during normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) at WDAF’s business offices. Rules requests must be made during the Sweepstakes Period.
  11. Winner Name:For the name of the prize winner of a Giveaway, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WDAF, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO, or appear in person at that location between normal business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) Requests for winner’s name must be received within 60 days of the end of the Giveaway.
  12. Rights Reserved:The content, information, data, designs and code associated with the Sweepstakes and Sweepstakes website are protected by intellectual property and other laws. Any unauthorized use of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property of Sponsor and/or UPICKEM without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited. UPICKEM is a trademark of Second Street Media, Inc.
  13. Sponsor:WDAF, 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

Hometown Heroes

Official Rules

No purchase necessary. One valid entry per contestant.

You must be 13 years of age or older at time of entry to be eligible for this contest. This contest is void where prohibited by law.

Winners will be notified by email. If a winner is unreachable after seven (7) days, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, an alternate winner will be selected. If WDAF cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

WDAF reserves the right to substitute any prize with another prize of equal or greater value.

WDAF reserves the right to restrict the local winners to only persons whose primary residence is within a 60 mile radius of the affiliate’s’ office.

Employees of WDAF, its respective parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising sponsors and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of each are not eligible.

Contest entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of the contest commissioners, which are final on all matters pertaining to the contest.

Entrants further grant to WDAF the right to use and publish their proper name and state online and in print, or any other media, in connection with the Contest.

WDAF reserves the right to use any and all information related to the Contest, including information on contestants obtained through the contest, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.

The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright, Second Street, and/or WDAF. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

Each winner, by acceptance of the prize, agrees to release all Sponsors, and their parent and subsidiary companies, their officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, and advertising agencies from all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize.

Second Street and WDAF are not responsible for Internet crashes or slowdowns caused by network congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, phone line failures, electrical outages, natural disasters or acts of man or God.

All results posted are unofficial until winners respond to e-mail notification.

Each winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and will be required to complete an IRS form W-9. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prizes until completed form W-9 is received.

This contest is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the contest for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

WDAF reserves the right to change the rules at any time.

This contest is officially sponsored by WDAF.

We want to see your ‘Happy First Birthday’ photos

Official Rules

No purchase necessary. One valid entry per contestant.

You must be 13 years of age or older at time of entry to be eligible for this contest. This contest is void where prohibited by law.

Winners will be notified by email. If a winner is unreachable after seven (7) days, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, an alternate winner will be selected. If WDAF cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Automated voting of any kind is not allowed. Detection of said automated voting will lead to votes being voided.

Only one registered account per voter. If multiple accounts are detected for a single voter, they will be disabled and votes disqualified.

WDAF reserves the right to substitute any prize with another prize of equal or greater value.

WDAF reserves the right to restrict the local winners to only persons whose primary residence is within a 60-mile radius of the affiliate’s’ office.

Employees of WDAF, its respective parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising sponsors and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of each are not eligible.

Contest entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of the contest commissioners, which are final on all matters pertaining to the contest.

Entrants further grant to WDAF the right to use and publish their proper name and state online and in print, or any other media, in connection with the Contest.

WDAF reserves the right to use any and all information related to the Contest, including information on contestants obtained through the contest, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.

The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright, UPICKEM, and/or WDAF. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

Each winner, by acceptance of the prize, agrees to release all Sponsors, and their parent and subsidiary companies, their officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, and advertising agencies from all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize.

UPICKEM and WDAF are not responsible for Internet crashes or slowdowns caused by network congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, phone line failures, electrical outages, natural disasters or acts of man or God.

All results posted are unofficial until winners respond to e-mail notification.

Each winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and will be required to complete an IRS form W-9. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prizes until completed form W-9 is received.

This contest is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the contest for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

WDAF reserves the right to change the rules at any time.

This contest is officially sponsored by WDAF.

Official Rules for Facebook Live sweepstakes

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Below are Official Rules for sweepstakes conducted via Facebook Live by WDAF:

WDAF – TV
OFFICIAL RULES
FOR FACEBOOK LIVE SWEEPSTAKES GIVEAWAYS

SPONSOR
WDAF-TV, 3030 Summit Kansas City, Missouri 64108

SWEEPSTAKES DATES
From time to time, WDAF-TV will announce a sweepstakes on Facebook Live (“Sweepstakes”). Unless the sweepstakes is governed by a separate set of official rules, each Facebook Live Sweepstakes begins the moment it is announced on Facebook via the FOX4 News Kansas City page here for the first time, and ends at the time announced in the description of the Facebook Live Event on the FOX4 New Kansas City page.

The computer clock of Sponsor’s webmaster is the official timekeeping device of the Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
Enter online by posting a comment on the Facebook Live post on the Spotlight Page in which the Sweepstakes is announced (“the Sweepstakes Post”). You must also have a valid Facebook account in order to submit your entry. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Copies or other mechanical reproductions, facsimiles, entries containing technical or electronic reproductions, entries containing attached files are not eligible and will be rejected. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, the holder of the e-mail account associated with the Facebook Account that posted the winning entry will be deemed the person who submitted the entry. Entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are lost, late, misaddressed or misdirected due to technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or networks transmissions, inability to access the website or online service, or any other technical error or malfunction.

ELIGIBILITY
This sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law. This sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Kansas and Missouri, who are age 18 or older as of the announcement of each individual Sweepstakes, and who have not won any other prize from WDAF within the 60 days preceding the announced sweepstakes. For an instance of this Sweepstakes that includes a prize that requires the winner to be 21 years of age or older, the minimum eligibility age shall be 21. Employees of other media companies (including television and radio), Sponsor and its parent corporation, subsidiaries, or affiliates, and such employees’ immediate family or household members are not eligible to enter or win the sweepstakes.

PRIZE AND WINNER SELECTION
At the time the sweepstakes is announced, the following details will also be announced in the description of the Sweepstakes Post:

  • the prize
  • the Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the prize
  • the time the sweepstakes ends
  • the number of winners that will be selected in the sweepstakes

After the entry period has concluded, all valid entries will be combined into a single pool, and from that pool winners will be selected in a random drawing within seven (7) days of the end of the Sweepstakes and contacted via Facebook comment or via private message on Facebook.

If Sponsor is unable to establish a responsive dialogue with the winner within 7 days of initial contact, (including winner’s failure to reply to a comment or message from Sponsor), an alternate winner may be selected and contacted by phone. If the alternate winner does not reply within 3 days of being contacted, another alternate winner may be selected immediately.

All federal, state, and local taxes associated with the prize within the United States, as well as all other costs or expenses involved in or associated with the prize not specifically listed above, including any incidental travels or costs or amenities not set forth explicitly above or in the announcement of the sweepstakes on WDAF-TV, are the responsibility of the winner.

The prize is not replaceable if lost, stolen, or destroyed. The prize is not transferable, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. The prize is not redeemable for cash, and it may not be substituted for another prize, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor, or as provided in these rules. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for the prize. Any unused Prize elements will be forfeited. Any difference between actual value and stated ARV will not be awarded. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, vouchers or certificates or similar items once they are in the prize winner’s possession. Any hotel accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates; entrants are encouraged to contact the hotel directly or visit the hotel’s website for more information.

Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, by Sponsor. While prizes for Sweepstakes conducted by WDAF may be provided by a business partner of the sponsor, the Sweepstakes is administered by WDAF-TV. Any and all questions or disputes regarding selection of winners shall be directed to WDAF-TV.

In order to claim his or her prize, winner may be required to appear in person at the business offices of WDAF-TV, located at 3030 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108 during regular business hours (7:30 am – 4:30 pm CT) on business days by no later than fourteen (14) days after the contest.

The Winner may be required to present valid identification and may be required to sign a Statement of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release by the deadline established by Sponsor in order to receive the prize. If the winner does not fulfill these requirements, the prize will be forfeited. Winners will receive a 1099 tax form reflecting the actual value of any prize that is $600 or more.

GENERAL CONDITIONS
If for any reason, online-entry portion of this sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the sweepstakes or any portion of the sweepstakes. ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. Information submitted in text message and online entries, including entrant’s phone number, name, address, e-mail address, etc., may be used by WDAF-TV for marketing or promotional purposes. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit any entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes if, at their sole discretion, Sponsor finds such entrant to be tampering with the entry voting process or if such individual repeatedly shows a disregard for, or attempts to circumvent, these Official Rules, or acts: (a) in a manner the Sponsor determines to be not fair or equitable; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor; or (c) in any other disruptive manner.

Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Official Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Official Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of each Sponsor’s or right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with these Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions.

By participating in a WDAF-TV Facebook Live Sweepstakes, you agree to have your name, photograph, voice, biographical information, and likeness used in any and all media for promotional purposes by Sponsor relating to this sweepstakes or future similar sweepstakes without further compensation or notice, except as prohibited by law.

By participating in a WDAF-TV Facebook Live Sweepstakes, you represent that you agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges and to release Sponsor, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from your participation in this sweepstakes and your acceptance and use of any prize.

For a copy of the Official Rules or the names of winners, send a self-addressed envelope along with a letter detailing your request (including the date of the giveaway in question and the prize awarded) to “Facebook Live Sweepstakes”, WDAF-TV, 3030 Summit Kansas City, Missouri 64108. Winners’ names will be available after the winners have been verified and the prizes have been awarded.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

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