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  • Missouri man charged with felony after alleged racial slur

    Missouri man charged with felony after alleged racial slur

    Thursday, January 29 2015 3:57 PM EST2015-01-29 20:57:59 GMT
    Thursday, January 29 2015 11:44 PM EST2015-01-30 04:44:07 GMT
    A 65-year-old Maryville man is charged with felony assault after he allegedly confronted a black server as she served him breakfast. The man is accused of assaulting her and using racially insensitive language.More >>
    A 65-year-old Maryville man is charged with felony assault after he allegedly confronted a black server as she served him breakfast. The man is accused of assaulting her and using racially insensitive language. More >>
  • Stepmother of slain KCK boy: 'Pain compliance does not work'

    Stepmother of slain KCK boy: 'Pain compliance does not work'

    Monday, May 22 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-05-22 19:12:15 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-05-22 21:15:52 GMT

    Records show that the stepmother of a KCK boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints.

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    Records show that the stepmother of a KCK boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints.

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  • Pediatricians warn metro parents about Fifth disease infecting children

    Pediatricians warn metro parents about Fifth disease infecting children

    Monday, May 22 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-05-22 15:31:30 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-05-22 15:31:30 GMT
    Doctors say Fifth disease is actually a very common childhood illness and is treatable. (KCTV5)Doctors say Fifth disease is actually a very common childhood illness and is treatable. (KCTV5)

    Pediatricians in Kansas City are warning parents about a virus sweeping the metro and infecting their children. The virus is known as Fifth disease, or the slapped cheek rash because doctors at Pediatric Associates in Kansas City say once it is on a person’s face it looks like somebody slapped them in the face.

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    Pediatricians in Kansas City are warning parents about a virus sweeping the metro and infecting their children. The virus is known as Fifth disease, or the slapped cheek rash because doctors at Pediatric Associates in Kansas City say once it is on a person’s face it looks like somebody slapped them in the face.

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  • Funeral to be held for murdered Coach's Bar & Grill owner

    Funeral to be held for murdered Coach's Bar & Grill owner

    Monday, May 22 2017 7:52 AM EDT2017-05-22 11:52:20 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 12:31 PM EDT2017-05-22 16:31:00 GMT
    Police say Darby was walking his two dogs early Thursday morning when he was attacked. (KCTV5)Police say Darby was walking his two dogs early Thursday morning when he was attacked. (KCTV5)

    Those who knew Mike Darby say he was always giving back to the community and was very involved with several metro charities. He owned the popular restaurant Coach’s Bar & Grill. It backs up to the Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City, where Darby was killed. His funeral will happen on Monday.

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    Those who knew Mike Darby say he was always giving back to the community and was very involved with several metro charities. He owned the popular restaurant Coach’s Bar & Grill. It backs up to the Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City, where Darby was killed. His funeral will happen on Monday.

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  • Greeter injured during church shooting: 'One wrong move and it could have been something else'

    Greeter injured during church shooting: 'One wrong move and it could have been something else'

    Sunday, May 21 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-05-21 21:41:26 GMT
    Sunday, May 21 2017 10:25 PM EDT2017-05-22 02:25:23 GMT
    A church greeter at House of Refuge Family Worship was hit by gunfire and had to be hospitalized on Sunday due to a shooting at the church. (KCTV5)A church greeter at House of Refuge Family Worship was hit by gunfire and had to be hospitalized on Sunday due to a shooting at the church. (KCTV5)

    A church greeter at House of Refuge Family Worship was hit by gunfire and had to be hospitalized on Sunday due to a shooting at the church.

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    A church greeter at House of Refuge Family Worship was hit by gunfire and had to be hospitalized on Sunday due to a shooting at the church.

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  • UPDATE: Parents united with 3-year-old girl found by Kansas City police

    UPDATE: Parents united with 3-year-old girl found by Kansas City police

    Sunday, May 21 2017 8:06 PM EDT2017-05-22 00:06:03 GMT
    Sunday, May 21 2017 10:19 PM EDT2017-05-22 02:19:53 GMT

    Kansas City police are looking for the parents of a little girl they found in the area of 2000 Park Tower Drive.  The child was found alone at a play area inside a complex.  She's 3 years old, but is not answering when asked her name.  If you know any information, please contact police.  Copyright 2017 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved.

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    Kansas City police are looking for the parents of a little girl they found in the area of 2000 Park Tower Drive.  The child was found alone at a play area inside a complex.  She's 3 years old, but is not answering when asked her name.  If you know any information, please contact police.  Copyright 2017 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved.

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  • 'Cash me outside' girl gets talk show, starts national tour

    'Cash me outside' girl gets talk show, starts national tour

    Sunday, May 21 2017 3:23 PM EDT2017-05-21 19:23:23 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 2:31 PM EDT2017-05-22 18:31:44 GMT

    Entertainment website TMZ reports that the Florida teenager infamous for her comments on a talk show segment is now getting a national tour.

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    Entertainment website TMZ reports that the Florida teenager infamous for her comments on a talk show segment is now getting a national tour.

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  • Kansas Attorney General: Schlitterbahn death investigation remains on-going

    Kansas Attorney General: Schlitterbahn death investigation remains on-going

    Monday, May 22 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-05-22 19:52:49 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-05-22 19:52:49 GMT
    The Kansas Attorney General's Office says the state is continuing to investigating the death of Caleb Schwab. (Chopper5)The Kansas Attorney General's Office says the state is continuing to investigating the death of Caleb Schwab. (Chopper5)
    The Kansas Attorney General's Office says the state is continuing to investigating the death of Caleb Schwab.  Kansas Attorney Derek Schmidt says there's no timeline on the investigation, other than to complete it as soon as possible.  Schmidt says because the investigation is still on-going, the Verrückt waterslide will be preserved until investigators are finished.  "We are moving as expeditiously as possible, but at this time we are unable to predict how...More >>
    The Kansas Attorney General's Office says the state is continuing to investigating the death of Caleb Schwab.  Kansas Attorney Derek Schmidt says there's no timeline on the investigation, other than to complete it as soon as possible.  Schmidt says because the investigation is still on-going, the Verrückt waterslide will be preserved until investigators are finished.  "We are moving as expeditiously as possible, but at this time we are unable to predict how...More >>
  • Royals' Alex Gordon placed on paternity leave

    Royals' Alex Gordon placed on paternity leave

    Sunday, May 21 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-05-21 21:56:18 GMT
    Sunday, May 21 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-05-21 21:56:18 GMT
    Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has been placed on paternity leave and will miss the next three games. (AP File Photo)Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has been placed on paternity leave and will miss the next three games. (AP File Photo)
    Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has been placed on paternity leave and will miss the next three games.  That's one of a handful of roster moves announced by the team on Sunday.  Pitcher Ian Kennedy has also been reinstated by the team following a 10-day stint on the disabled list. He will start Game 2 against the Twins on Sunday night.  Raul Mondesi has been recalled from Omaha. Copyright 2017 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved. More >>
    Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has been placed on paternity leave and will miss the next three games.  That's one of a handful of roster moves announced by the team on Sunday.  Pitcher Ian Kennedy has also been reinstated by the team following a 10-day stint on the disabled list. He will start Game 2 against the Twins on Sunday night.  Raul Mondesi has been recalled from Omaha. Copyright 2017 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved. More >>
  • Police: Confirmed fatalities following reported explosion at Manchester Arena in England

    Police: Confirmed fatalities following reported explosion at Manchester Arena in England

    Monday, May 22 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-05-22 22:47:12 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-05-22 22:53:32 GMT
    CBS News reports this happened after an Ariana Grande concert.CBS News reports this happened after an Ariana Grande concert.

    Police in Manchester, England are investigating reports of an explosion at the Manchester Arena.  CBS News reports this happened after an Ariana Grande concert.  Manchester police are telling people to stay away from the arena.  Emergency services responding to serious incident at Manchester Arena. Avoid the area. More details will follow as soon as available — G M Police (@gmpolice) May 22, 2017

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    Police in Manchester, England are investigating reports of an explosion at the Manchester Arena.  CBS News reports this happened after an Ariana Grande concert.  Manchester police are telling people to stay away from the arena.  Emergency services responding to serious incident at Manchester Arena. Avoid the area. More details will follow as soon as available — G M Police (@gmpolice) May 22, 2017

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  • Police: Four murders along Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City have obvious similarities

    Police: Four murders along Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City have obvious similarities

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:33:07 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 5:44 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:44:38 GMT

    Authorities say four murders along the Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City since August 2016 have obvious similarities.

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    Authorities say four murders along the Indian Creek Trail in south Kansas City since August 2016 have obvious similarities.

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  • No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

    No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:40 PM EDT2017-05-22 16:40:09 GMT

    Children should not be given fruit juice before they are 1 year old unless it's advised by a doctor, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.

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    Children should not be given fruit juice before they are 1 year old unless it's advised by a doctor, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.

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  • Shawnee Mission School District holds meeting to determine district boundary changes

    Shawnee Mission School District holds meeting to determine district boundary changes

    Monday, May 22 2017 8:20 AM EDT2017-05-22 12:20:30 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-05-22 17:57:49 GMT
    If approved, the changes would go into effect for the 2018-2019 school year. (KCTV5)If approved, the changes would go into effect for the 2018-2019 school year. (KCTV5)

    Several parents and children in one Kansas City area school district are awaiting news about whether or not their students will need to change schools.

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    Several parents and children in one Kansas City area school district are awaiting news about whether or not their students will need to change schools.

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  • Unsealed court documents detail abuse of Adrian Jones, pursuit of justice by fallen police detective

    Unsealed court documents detail abuse of Adrian Jones, pursuit of justice by fallen police detective

    Monday, May 22 2017 9:51 PM EDT2017-05-23 01:51:33 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 9:51 PM EDT2017-05-23 01:51:33 GMT
    The records show Michael and Heather Jones not only starved, tortured and kept Adrian Jones locked in a shower, but they also took photos and videos of the abuse. (KCTV5)The records show Michael and Heather Jones not only starved, tortured and kept Adrian Jones locked in a shower, but they also took photos and videos of the abuse. (KCTV5)
    Unsealed court documents released Monday reveal a stepmom and dad knew their 7-year-old boy was going to die and did nothing to save him.  The records show Michael and Heather Jones not only starved, tortured and kept Adrian Jones locked in a shower, but they also took photos and videos of the abuse.  The records show how fallen detective Kansas City, KS police detective Brad Lancaster and other officers worked tirelessly to uncover electronic evidence that would ultimatel...More >>
    Unsealed court documents released Monday reveal a stepmom and dad knew their 7-year-old boy was going to die and did nothing to save him.  The records show Michael and Heather Jones not only starved, tortured and kept Adrian Jones locked in a shower, but they also took photos and videos of the abuse.  The records show how fallen detective Kansas City, KS police detective Brad Lancaster and other officers worked tirelessly to uncover electronic evidence that would ultimatel...More >>
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