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VA: Ex-Marine who killed 3 in Baton Rouge did not have PTSD

A former Marine who ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers last month never saw combat in Iraq, but told doctors he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder because a buddy showed him videos of maimed and decapitated bodies, according to newly released Veterans Health Administration medical records.

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Kansas City Public Schools sells another school building

Kansas City Public Schools has sold its 11th former school building under its repurposing plan to divest closed school properties. A sales contract announced Aug. 29 is for the Milton Moore Elementary building. W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center, which has been leasing the building, is buying it.

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Dog is hurt in fire at Georgetown Apartments in Merriam

Firefighters battling a fire Monday in a unit at the Georgetown Apartments in Merriam found a dog that had been burned. The dog was taken to a veterinary hospital, but its condition was not known. Firefighters suspect a stove burner that was left on may have started the blaze.

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Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City

A man and a woman are dead in an apparent murder-suicide at 7th Heaven, 7621 Troost Ave. in Kansas City. Police were dispatched to an active shooter scene early Sunday afternoon at the business. A victim was found shot to death, and the gunman apparently shot himself to death, said Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté.
Matt Campbell The Kansas City Star
Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City 2:30

Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City

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Recovering from a summer of sorrow in Kansas City, Kan.

Heavy rain floods streets in Westport, submerges cars 0:15

Heavy rain floods streets in Westport, submerges cars

Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying 1:24

Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying