Temperatures rising as we head into the weekend

TEMPERATURES RISING AS WE HEAD INTO THE WEEKEND

Heat index values will top 100° this weekend

Watch: Man turns 80's ATM building into drum studio

WATCH: MAN TURNS 80'S ATM BUILDING INTO DRUM STUDIO

Here's a look at how a man repurposed old ATM houses as mini drum studios.

 
 
 
'It's OK to not be OK': Lee's Summit nonprofit group holds suicide awareness event

'IT'S OK TO NOT BE OK': LEE'S SUMMIT NONPROFIT GROUP HOLDS SUICIDE AWARENESS EVENT

The nonprofit organization, Choose 2 Live;, spreads suicide awareness to kids and adults

Eudora girls wrestling team fights to have their own program

EUDORA GIRLS WRESTLING TEAM FIGHTS TO HAVE THEIR OWN PROGRAM

The girls wrestle within the boys' program

 
 
 
Olathe School District rolls out extensive new security measures

OLATHE SCHOOL DISTRICT ROLLS OUT EXTENSIVE NEW SECURITY MEASURES

Just in time for the new school year, the new measures follow not only violence in schools across the country but an active shooter...

Worlds of Fun gives sneak peek of reimagined Zambezi Zinger roller coaster

WORLDS OF FUN GIVES SNEAK PEEK OF REIMAGINED ZAMBEZI ZINGER ROLLER COASTER

As part of the theme park's 50th anniversary celebration, the wooden ride is set to return in 2023

 
 
 
Stitch: Making Music

STITCH: MAKING MUSIC

Full episode streaming on Very Local App and YouTube now

Stitch: A Father's Love

STITCH: A FATHER'S LOVE

Full episode streaming on Very Local App and YouTube now

 
 
 
Worlds of Fun announces return of Zambezi Zinger roller coaster

WORLDS OF FUN ANNOUNCES RETURN OF ZAMBEZI ZINGER ROLLER COASTER

The Kansas City amusement park has been posting cryptic messages to its social media accounts for the past two weeks

Kansas City firefighters battle apartment fire on Virginia Avenue

KANSAS CITY FIREFIGHTERS BATTLE APARTMENT FIRE ON VIRGINIA AVENUE

The fire was reported just before 10 p.m. Wednesday

 
 
 
Michael Jordan 1998 NBA Finals jersey could go for $5 million at auction

MICHAEL JORDAN 1998 NBA FINALS JERSEY COULD GO FOR $5 MILLION AT AUCTION

A jersey worn by basketball star Michael Jordan during one of the most famous seasons in his NBA career is expected to reach up to...

'I just got bored': 95-year-old school crossing guard unretires

'I JUST GOT BORED': 95-YEAR-OLD SCHOOL CROSSING GUARD UNRETIRES

A long-time crossing guard in South Carolina, who retired 7 months ago, said she got bored and showed up at crossing guard orientation.

 
 
 
'Alright, we're doing this': 911 dispatcher helps deliver baby

'ALRIGHT, WE'RE DOING THIS': 911 DISPATCHER HELPS DELIVER BABY

"I think she's about to have the baby," the father told a dispatcher during the 911 call.

Boy dressed in all black, carrying rifle style Nerf gun causes Harrisonville Aquatic Center to lock down Tuesday

BOY DRESSED IN ALL BLACK, CARRYING RIFLE STYLE NERF GUN CAUSES HARRISONVILLE AQUATIC CENTER TO LOCK DOWN TUESDAY

From a distance, swimmers and lifeguards thought the gun was real.

 
 
 
Medical dispensaries are ready, and have a leg up, if marijuana is fully legalized in Missouri

MEDICAL DISPENSARIES ARE READY, AND HAVE A LEG UP, IF MARIJUANA IS FULLY LEGALIZED IN MISSOURI

Recreational use is on the ballot for voters to decide in November

KC police investigate after body recovered from Missouri River

KC POLICE INVESTIGATE AFTER BODY RECOVERED FROM MISSOURI RIVER

Stay with KMBC.com for updates

 
 
 
UMKC's education department focused on turning out teachers

UMKC'S EDUCATION DEPARTMENT FOCUSED ON TURNING OUT TEACHERS

Besides stress, pay is one of the primary reasons why teachers are leaving the industry

Jackson County Sheriff to issue body cameras to all uniformed officers

JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFF TO ISSUE BODY CAMERAS TO ALL UNIFORMED OFFICERS

Sheriff Darryl Forte says that the worn cameras will be distributed on Aug. 11

 
 
 
Mid-Missouri pastor facing felony child sex charges; Suspended from church with pay

MID-MISSOURI PASTOR FACING FELONY CHILD SEX CHARGES; SUSPENDED FROM CHURCH WITH PAY

John W. Hampton, 32, most recently led the Hermann United Methodist Church and Rosebud United Methodist Churches in east central Missouri.

Kansas City man sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to five felony child sex crimes

KANSAS CITY MAN SENTENCED TO 12 YEARS IN PRISON AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO FIVE FELONY CHILD SEX CRIMES

Officials said the man opted to enter a guilty plea after a jury was chosen and witnesses appeared for trial.

 
 
 



‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

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Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing...

Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing receiving ability

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Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid...

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid Detmers, Jose Quintana

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COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

CHICAGO - Dr. Robert Murphy joins us to update on recent changes in COVID guidelines and Monkeypox cases multiplying. Get the latest updates and headlines on COVID-19 and sign... Read more ...

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

The Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium has an exciting weekend ahead! Read more ...

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

Social justice activism in the Asian American community today owes much of its legacy to the pivotal but relatively unknown story of Chol Soo Lee, a Korean American immigrant... Read more ...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at training camp

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Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from...

Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from hunter to hunted

The Crusaders return the majority of their starters and are primed to make another run at a PIAA title. Read more ...

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Kean's GOP endorsers' reckless attacks and lies have violent consequences As more startling details come out about the FBI search of former President Donald Trump's home, Tom... Read more ...

Over 650 Black NFL Retirees Have Neurological Tests Rescored After Court Ruling

More than 300 former Black NFL players are now eligible for financial compensation from the league's $1 billion concussion settlement after their neurological... Read more ...