Kansas City animal shelter KC Pet Project says it’s at crisis capacity

KC Pet Project said it was at crisis capability. It is absorbed by 400 animals in a few days. Shelter workers said it was the economy. Prices are rising and it is more expensive to take care of an animal. A playroom that’s usually reserved for dogs at KC Pet Project is now lined with … Read more

Stabbed student at Northeast Middle School dies

The Kansas City Police Department said a student stabbed Tuesday morning at a Kansas City college died. had been stabbed and was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. At approximately 8:15 p.m., police announced that the student had died. The police did not release the identity of the victim. Authorities said a person of interest … Read more

Access to abortion under renewed threat in Oklahoma and Missouri

CNN — As abortion rights advocates could score several victories across US states in the coming days, they are sounding the alarm over a bill from Oklahoma that would ban nearly all abortions that might be enacted into law. . Here are some of the moves this week in state legislatures and by heads of … Read more

Eric Greitens’ ex-wife accuses him of domestic violence

The ex-wife of Eric Greitensformer Missouri governor and current Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, alleged he was physically abusive and “unstable,” according to court filings Monday. Sheena Greitens has been part of an ongoing custody battle with Eric Greitens and filed a sworn affidavit on Monday accusing the former governor of abusing her and … Read more

Kansas City Metro Police say thieves drill into and drain gas tanks

With rising gas prices, police warn of fuel thefts happening on the subway. The criminals slip under the vehicles and empty the tanks. This happened three times recently in Independence and Overland Park. At 4:25 a.m. on March 8, a man with a small can of gas parked and approached John Blaser’s truck. He stayed … Read more

Ex-Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Justin Dobler Says His Termination Was Result of Retaliation

For nearly two years, KMBC 9 Investigates has been investigating allegations of sexual harassment within the ranks of the Kansas Highway Patrol. Now there is a new twist. A soldier says he was fired, in retaliation after a Facebook post supporting the women who came forward. Justin Dobler joined the Kansas Highway Patrol in 2017. … Read more

Severe storms threaten 75 million people in the United States after tornadoes kill 7 people in Iowa

CNN — More than 75 million people from Atlanta to Philadelphia faced the threat of severe storms Monday, days after a deadly tornado outbreak, including an EF-4 twister, killed seven people in Iowa. Other cities that could experience severe weather include Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, CNN meteorologist Haley Brink said, adding that the main threats … Read more

Former Mail Carrier Paul O. Robinson Pleads Guilty to Stealing Collectible Sports Cards

A former mail carrier pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to stealing nearly 100 sports cards worth thousands of dollars through the mail, the U.S. attorney’s office said. Paul O. Robinson, 26, of Richmond, Missouri, pleaded guilty to one count of mail theft. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said in a press release that Robinson admitted … Read more

Justice Department sues Missouri over gun bill declaring several federal firearm laws invalid

The US Justice Department sued Missouri on Wednesday, seeking to stop the state from enforcing a bill it passed last year that declared several federal firearms laws “invalid.” The complaint alleges that the bill, known as the Second Amendment Preservation Act, is unconstitutional and is hindering law enforcement efforts. The bill, which was signed into … Read more

Justice Department sues Missouri over state bill declaring several federal firearm laws invalid

The US Justice Department sued Missouri on Wednesday, seeking to stop the state from enforcing a bill it passed last year that declared several federal firearms laws “invalid.” The complaint alleges that the bill, known as the Second Amendment Preservation Act, is unconstitutional and is hindering law enforcement efforts. The bill, which was signed into … Read more