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Enjoy the 70-degree days, Kansas City, because the 40s return this weekend

Highs are expected to remain 20 to 30 degrees above normal through Thursday before returning to more seasonable temperatures on Friday.

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Teen cousins killed in Ward Parkway crash had their hearts set on medical careers

Ra’Shad D. Leggs, 17, and Quentin D. Leggs, 19, died from injuries they sustained in a collision about 7:15 p.m. Saturday at 86th Terrace and Ward Parkway. Ra’Shad Leggs was driving Quentin Leggs’ car north on Ward Parkway when they struck another car that was exiting the shopping center and turning north. The cousins’ vehicle then hit the curb, went airborne and struck a tree.

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Former U.S. Sen. Kit Bond puts Missouri mansion up for sale

Former U.S. Sen. Kit Bond of Missouri is selling the Colonial mansion in central Missouri that was his base during his long political career. Bond said he wanted to return to Mexico when he retired from the U.S. Senate after a 24-year career there, but that it made more sense to move to St. Louis after he began working as a partner in the Thompson Coburn law firm.

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Smoke from garage fire damages Overland Park house

A fire late Monday that started in a garage displaced two adults and two children from their Overland Park house. The fire was contained to the garage and a hallway that leads to the garage. Smoke, however, significantly damaged the rest of the house.

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Smoke from garage fire damages Overland Park house

A fire late Monday that started in a garage displaced two adults and two children from their Overland Park house. The fire was contained to the garage and a hallway that leads to the garage. Smoke, however, significantly damaged the rest of the house.
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Smoke from garage fire damages Overland Park house

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Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City

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$12 million campaign aims to build a new larger children's museum and library

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Fire causes $75,000 in damage to Olathe home

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