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  • 70 Years Together: Hear from a group of veterans who make the engine that runs FOX4 News

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — October 16, 2019 marks WDAF-TV’s 70th anniversary, the station is known these days as FOX4. In the 70 days leading up to the big anniversary, we’ve featured a number of looks back to the past to marvel at how far both the TV station and Kansas City have come over the years. A TV station requires a big team to pull off the production, especially when you do as much local news as we do. FOX4’s […]

  • Signal Hill: Listen to the full podcast series

    From the airwaves to your earbuds, FOX4 on-air talent talk to guests and break down the latest in Kansas City news.

  • Ask the Experts: Learn how dental implants work with Jackson Family Dental

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In this edition of Ask the Experts, FOX4 is talking with Dr. Jesse Jackson of Jackson Family Dental about advances in technology that have revolutionized dental implants. Click on this link to listen to more episodes of Ask the Experts.

  • Celebrate 70 years together with these special offers from FOX4 and local businesses

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — We want to celebrate our 70th Anniversary by giving you a chance to check out some of the coolest places in our city. From special admission rates to deals on food, we want to say thank you on our birthday, October 16. Here’s to many more years together! $4 admission at LEGOLAND and SEA LIFE for children LEGOLAND® Discovery Center and SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium are celebrating FOX4’s 70th Anniversary with $4 child tickets per […]

  • Lee’s Summit police searching for missing 37-year-old not seen in nearly a week

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Lee’s Summit police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing 37-year-old man. Ryan Linneman hasn’t been seen since last week on Oct. 9. He was driving a tan 2004 Honda Accord  with the Missouri license plate MF0-A4P. He is described as 6-foot-3, weighing 200 pounds. Police say he has a history of mental health problems that has some family concerned. Lee’s Summit police said detectives have exhausted all normal means of locating a […]

  • Lee’s Summit police say murder suspect sought in overdose death is under arrest

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Less than a day after police asked for the public’s help in catching a fugitive wanted for murder, they say that 28-year-old Jared Daniels is under arrest. Jackson County prosecutors charged Daniels last week with second-degree murder in the March drug overdose death of 23-year-old Taylor Stephens. Court documents say on March 28 police and emergency crews responded to a home where they found Stephens unresponsive in a bathtub. She was taken to a hospital where […]

  • Nominees named for 2020 class of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

    With 16 Nominees to consider, get to know the Class of 2020 here: https://t.co/Ajy5zBrvTN — Rock Hall (@rockhall) October 15, 2019 CLEVELAND, Ohio – Sixteen legendary music acts have been nominated to be added to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The announcement Tuesday morning includes: Pat Benatar Dave Matthews Band Depeche Mode The Doobie Brothers Whitney Houston Judas Priest Kraftwerk MC5 Motörhead Nine Inch Nails The Notorious B.I.G. Rufus featuring Chaka Khan Todd Rundgren Soundgarden T. Rex Thin […]

  • Luke Bryan’s ‘Farm Tour’ concert in Louisburg rescheduled for October 30

    LOUISBURG, Kan. — After relentless rain left the ground too soggy for Luke Bryan’s crew to set up his show in Louisburg on October 3, the country music star announced the “Farm Tour” stop is back on the calendar for October 30. The concert is still set to take place at a farm near 255th Street and Pflumm Road. Cole Swindell, Mitchell Tenpenny, Peach Pickers and DJ Rock are all still scheduled to perform. Parking opens at 2 p.m., doors […]

  • Raytown police take one into custody following deadly shooting, standoff

    RAYTOWN, Mo. — Officers in Raytown took a shooting suspect into custody after an hours-long standoff on Sunday afternoon. Police said they found a shooting victim dead at a home near East 85th Street and Spring Valley Road at about 1:15 p.m. Police say the suspect and victim knew each other, and the suspect ran to a home near East 85 and Kentucky and barricaded himself inside. He surrendered to police just after 6 p.m. While the suspect is under […]

  • Water main break causes weekend traffic issues in Independence

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Drivers in Independence will need to find alternate routes this weekend due to a water main break. A Tweet from MoDOT says the pavement has buckled in several spots, and that crews spent Saturday night and Sunday morning trying to put up temporary repairs. 🚨Breaking: Crews are working a large water main break – 24 Hwy and Noland Rd. @CityOfIndepMO. Pavement has buckled in several spots. #kctraffic pic.twitter.com/SA5rI0jB8O — MoDOT Kansas City (@MoDOT_KC) October 13, 2019  

  • Man found shot and killed in car in Kansas City

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man was found shot and killed inside of a car Saturday morning. Police were called to the Jubilee Market at 24th and Van Brunt on Saturday morning, and found a man dead inside a car. The man was not immediately identified to the public.  This is Kansas City’s 116th homicide of 2019, compared to 109 at this time last year. If you can help solve this homicide, or any other crimes in the Kansas City […]

  • Steak tacos with salsa verde

    For the salsa verde 6 tomatillos, husks peeled 4 garlic cloves, smashed 2 jalapeno chili’s, chunked ½ yellow onion, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon kosher salt 1/2 large bunch of cilantro, stems and leaves coarsely chopped For the steak 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 8 limes, halved 2 pounds KC Strip or Skirt steak, 3/4 to 1 inch thick For the tacos 16 corn tortillas, heated in the skillet […]

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