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Protesters gather after CA cop shoots black man

Sep 28, 2016 02:28 AM EDT

A black man has died after being shot by police in El Cajon, California, sparking protests in the suburb northeast of San Diego. El Cajon Police Lt. Rob Ransweiler said officers responded to an African-American man in his 30s after receiving a report...

Mondesi scores winning run as Royals beat Twins in 11

Sep 27, 2016 11:20 PM EDT

Billy Burns' sacrifice fly scored Raul Mondesi in the 11th inning as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Tuesday night, staving off postseason elimination.

Police investigate homicide near 25th Street, Poplar Avenue

Sep 27, 2016 11:18 PM EDT

Kansas City police say they’re investigating the city’s latest homicide.

Scary clown reports no laughing matter to professional clown

Sep 27, 2016 10:52 PM EDT

Reports of suspicious clowns, some bogus and some pranks, are raising alarms across the country.

Johnson County districts plan to end high school gymnastics programs

Sep 27, 2016 10:36 PM EDT

Millions of people watched the Final Five claims gymnastics gold for the United States at the Rio Olympics last month, but two Johnson County school districts have announced plans to end their gymnastics programs.

Lutheran, Episcopal churches in Raytown to share same pastor

Sep 27, 2016 10:33 PM EDT

Changing times in terms of faith and finance are bringing two churches of different Christian traditions together.

Police investigate shooting near 39th Street, Brooklyn Avenue

Sep 27, 2016 10:31 PM EDT

Kansas City police say they’re investigating a shooting late Tuesday evening.

Debate drives interest in voter registration among Spanish speakers

Sep 27, 2016 10:30 PM EDT

Tens of thousands of people searched Google Monday night for information about how to register to vote and many of them looked for the information in Spanish.

Teen missing after leaving Ozanam School on Sunday

Sep 27, 2016 09:18 PM EDT

Police said they’re looking for a missing 15-year-old boy who left a south Kansas City facility for at-risk youth Sunday.

Lawsuit filed after police use Taser on teen in traffic stop

Sep 27, 2016 07:22 PM EDT

The family of a young man who was zapped by an Independence police officer’s Taser during a traffic stop filed a lawsuit that names current and former police officers and the company that made the Taser.