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Afghan men throw acid into schoolgirls' faces

Attackers on a motorbike threw acid in the faces of three teenage girls on their way to school in Afghanistan's western Herat province on Saturday, an official told CNN.

Published: Sat, 04 Jul 2015 10:54:34 GMT

KC artist works from bank's lobby in Crossroads District

A Kansas City man is creating and giving away his art from the lobby of a bank in the Crossroads District.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:28:02 GMT

Kansas appeals court declares city's 'driveway tax' illegal

The Kansas Court of Appeals says a so-called "driveway tax" imposed by a Kansas City suburb is illegal under a state law limiting the taxing power of cities.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:14:55 GMT

Man, 80, dies in Lee's Summit crash Friday morning

An 80-year-old man dies in a crash early Friday morning in Lee's Summit, police say.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:57:48 GMT

Man robs Westport hotel early Friday morning

Kansas City police are searching for a man who  robbed a Westport hotel early Friday morning.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:34:03 GMT

Lawsuit seeks to further recall of Ferguson's mayor

A Ferguson resident hopes his lawsuit resurrects a recall petition effort meant to oust Ferguson's mayor from office.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:22:01 GMT

Independence police release name of motorcyclist killed in crash

Independence police release the name of a motorcyclist killed in a crash on Tuesday evening.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:05:58 GMT

Flooding causes July Fourth headaches at Missouri parks

Flooded areas in nearly a dozen rain-soaked Missouri parks are closed to visitors for the July Fourth weekend.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:43:40 GMT

Authorities ID 2 women swept away in floodwaters

Authorities have identified two women who died after being swept away in floodwater in Jefferson County.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:19:29 GMT

Tornado leaves costly mess at Lee's Summit clothing store

One of the businesses damaged when an EF-1 tornado touched down in Lee’s Summit Wednesday evening is a clothing store with a big cleanup bill ahead.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:54:15 GMT