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In Kansas City, Santa offers gift to children of murdered parents — an afternoon of innocence

Kansas City police host fifth annual Christmas party for children whose parents this year were the victims of homicide.

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Mannequin Challenge accepted by KCK police

After being called out by the Lenexa Police Department to do the Mannequin Challenge, Kansas City, Kan., police enlisted the help of Turner Sixth Grade Academy in Kansas City, Kan., and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts.

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KC police shot and killed a robbery suspect during arrest

A Kansas City Police Department officer on Wednesday afternoon shot and killed a robbery suspect who police said was reaching for a gun during a traffic stop on Van Brunt Boulevard. Police said they got information Wednesday morning that the suspect was armed and ready for a shootout if there was an attempt to arrest him.

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Santa helps children of murdered parents find joy in Christmas

Santa tells youngsters he came to the Healing Pathway Victim Service Agency Christmas Party in a C-130, saving his reindeer for Christmas eve.
Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
Santa helps children of murdered parents find joy in Christmas 2:13

Santa helps children of murdered parents find joy in Christmas

'It hurts,' says woodworker after thieves stole from volunteer workshop 1:55

'It hurts,' says woodworker after thieves stole from volunteer workshop

Mannequin Challenge accepted by KCK police 1:02

Mannequin Challenge accepted by KCK police

KC police shot and killed a robbery suspect during arrest 2:31

KC police shot and killed a robbery suspect during arrest