"Blood," smoke and fire all in the name of making passengers safer
Smoke rose over Kansas City International Airport on Wednesday, May 16, 2017, as the aviation department in conjunction with fire, police and numerous other agencies held an emergency exercise to practice response to a simulated aircraft accident.
Gina Lumus, her husband, Paul, and their five children watched in horror as the duck boat ahead of them struggled through the water about 125 feet away from them. They were supposed to be on that boat.
Zachary Sligar, 18, and his 15-year-old girlfriend were arrested on Friday in connection with a triple murder plot against the girlfriend’s family so the two of them could run away together. The girl’s mother was shot in the face.
Karen Abbott's brother, William Bright, was in Branson, Mo. celebrating his 45th wedding anniversary. He and his wife, Janice Bright, perished when the duck boat capsized. Abbott was planning to meet the couple in Branson for the weekend.
Todd Dennison is waiting outside Branson City hall for an update on his mother, who was on the 'Ride The Ducks' boat with his daughter last night. Dennison's daughter is recovering at a nearby hospital.
Seventeen people have been confirmed dead after a duck boat capsized in stormy weather near Branson Thursday evening. All missing people appeared to have been accounted for, said Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader.
Trent Behr and his girlfriend Allison Lester don’t know how many victims of the boating tragedy on Table Rock Lake Thursday were wearing life jackets, but they are sure that at least one woman was not. Behr said he was prepared to perform CPR.