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Putin: Don't mess with a nuclear-armed Russia

Don't mess with Russia. That was President Vladimir Putin's message on Friday, the same day a British government source claimed that Russian troops had significantly ratcheted up their military incursion into Ukraine. Moscow doesn't want or intend to ...

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:06:02 GMT

Police investigating suspicious backpack near KC TV station

Kansas City police are checking out a suspicious backpack near WDAF-TV at the corner of Southwest Trafficway and 31st Street.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:31:11 GMT

Man accused of falling asleep on infant resulting in child's death

A 22-year-old man faces a first degree involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of a 9-month-old girl, according to the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:15:50 GMT

2nd cop loses job over Ferguson protest threats

Another St. Louis area police officer is out of a job over threats to Ferguson shooting protesters found online.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:09:27 GMT

Leavenworth man dies after fall from I-435 overpass

A man has died after falling from the I-435 overpass onto I-29 on Thursday.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:45:10 GMT

Suspect in custody in connection with multiple Great Clips robberies

The Overland Park Police Department says a suspect is in custody in connection with multiple Great Clips hair salon locations.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:03:59 GMT

Authorities investigating possible grain elevator fire

Kansas City fire crews were called to the scene of a grain elevator fire after several employees heard a loud "pop" and saw smoke. 

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:43:36 GMT

Police identify 19-year-old found dead in Troost Lake

Kansas City police have identified the man found dead in Troost Lake on Wednesday.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:31:57 GMT

Lee's Summit brothers both shot after argument

Lee's Summit Police say two brothers are recovering from injuries sustained overnight after both were shot during an argument.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:16:22 GMT

Storms possible, download the First Alert Weather App

Rounds of storms are possible throughout the Kansas City metro on Friday through the evening, download the KMBC 9 News First Alert Weather App now to stay ahead of the weather.

Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:48 GMT