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Dashing to the show: Five big films open on Christmas Day

Once you have opened the presents, eaten a big meal and had your fill of football — and your out-of-town relatives — what else is there to do? Go to the movies, of course. Besides the much-discussed comedy “The Interview,” there are several much-anticipated films that open on Christmas Day. The Star has reviews of each by Robert W. Butler, Jon Niccum and Loey Lockerby.

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KC police officer gives update on Thursday night shooting death

Kansas City police said a woman in her 60s was shot and killed Thursday just before 10 p.m. in the 400 block of Booth Ave on the city's northeast side.
Toriano Porter The Kansas City Star
KC police officer gives update on Thursday night shooting death 0:31

KC police officer gives update on Thursday night shooting death

You've probably tasted an Original Juan sauce, but you may not know it 2:40

You've probably tasted an Original Juan sauce, but you may not know it

Danny Duffy talks about breakout season, Royals fans 1:24

Danny Duffy talks about breakout season, Royals fans

KC police, Jackson County prosecutor awarded federal grants 1:51

KC police, Jackson County prosecutor awarded federal grants