Christmas comes early thanks to Blue Bell's Christmas Cookies ice cream

CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY THANKS TO BLUE BELL'S CHRISTMAS COOKIES ICE CREAM

The holidays are coming early in the ice cream aisle at your grocery store.

Girl dad: Patrick Mahomes, Brittany Matthews announce they're having a baby girl

GIRL DAD: PATRICK MAHOMES, BRITTANY MATTHEWS ANNOUNCE THEY'RE HAVING A BABY GIRL

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his fiancée, Brittney Matthews, announced in a social media post Wednesday that...

 
 
 
Missouri governor calls lawmakers back to work on COVID-19 aid

MISSOURI GOVERNOR CALLS LAWMAKERS BACK TO WORK ON COVID-19 AID

Democratic House Minority Leader Crystal Quade in a statement called the special session a “political stunt” that's scheduled to begin...

WATCH ON KMBC.COM: Kansas 3rd District candidates Adkins, Davids set for Thursday debate

WATCH ON KMBC.COM: KANSAS 3RD DISTRICT CANDIDATES ADKINS, DAVIDS SET FOR THURSDAY DEBATE

You can watch the debate live on KMBC.com and on our Facebook page.

 
 
 
Health care workers will be first to receive coronavirus vaccine in Missouri

HEALTH CARE WORKERS WILL BE FIRST TO RECEIVE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE IN MISSOURI

The 111-page plan details how Missouri would distribute the vaccine to millions of state residents and discusses possible roadblocks...

SM Northwest wins Team of the Week honors

SM NORTHWEST WINS TEAM OF THE WEEK HONORS

Shawnee Mission Northwest is this week's Team of the Week.

 
 
 
Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts trunk-or-treat event

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS HOSTS TRUNK-OR-TREAT EVENT

Volunteers decked out their cars for Halloween

This couple's Halloween decorations in Southern California looked so realistic that neighbors called 911

THIS COUPLE'S HALLOWEEN DECORATIONS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOOKED SO REALISTIC THAT NEIGHBORS CALLED 911

One Riverside, California home has drawn attention for its extremely realistic "Pirates of the Caribbean" decorations that make the...

 
 
 
Japanese man invents 'edible' plastic bag alternative to save sacred deer

JAPANESE MAN INVENTS 'EDIBLE' PLASTIC BAG ALTERNATIVE TO SAVE SACRED DEER

"I wanted to do something to protect the deer," the entrepreneur said.

RideKC says bus driver tests positive for COVID-19

RIDEKC SAYS BUS DRIVER TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

Officials share dates, times of possible exposure

 
 
 
Cleaver's Republican challenger tries new campaign strategy

CLEAVER'S REPUBLICAN CHALLENGER TRIES NEW CAMPAIGN STRATEGY

Republican Ryan Derks is challenging U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II.

Ex-Blue Bell Creameries CEO charged in deadly listeria case

EX-BLUE BELL CREAMERIES CEO CHARGED IN DEADLY LISTERIA CASE

The 2015 listeria outbreak linked to the company's ice cream killed three people in Kansas and sickened several others.

 
 
 
2 new polls paint different pictures about Kansas Senate race

2 NEW POLLS PAINT DIFFERENT PICTURES ABOUT KANSAS SENATE RACE

Another poll by Siena College and the New York Times is expected to be published Thursday.

Kansas governor seeks to implement bipartisan mask mandate

KANSAS GOVERNOR SEEKS TO IMPLEMENT BIPARTISAN MASK MANDATE

90 counties opted out of mask mandate in July

 
 
 
First medical marijuana dispensary in KC area seeing high demand

FIRST MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARY IN KC AREA SEEING HIGH DEMAND

Fresh Green in Lee's Summit has helped hundreds of patients in just a few days.

Nelson-Atkins Museum says it's cutting 36 jobs because of pandemic

NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM SAYS IT'S CUTTING 36 JOBS BECAUSE OF PANDEMIC

Officials say PPP loan, reallocation of funds not enough to cover lost revenue

 
 
 
The best pillows we've ever slept on are conveniently available on Amazon

THE BEST PILLOWS WE'VE EVER SLEPT ON ARE CONVENIENTLY AVAILABLE ON AMAZON

According to user reviews and our own in-house pillow testing.

Kansas adds North Dakota to travel quarantine list

KANSAS ADDS NORTH DAKOTA TO TRAVEL QUARANTINE LIST

North Dakota has a two-week case rate 3.5 times higher than Kansas.

 
 
 
GIRL DAD: Patrick Mahomes, Brittany Matthews announce they're having a baby girl

GIRL DAD: PATRICK MAHOMES, BRITTANY MATTHEWS ANNOUNCE THEY'RE HAVING A BABY GIRL

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his fiancée, Brittney Matthews, announced in a social media post Wednesday that...

WATCH ON KMBC.COM: Kansas 3rd District candidates Adkins, Davids set for Thursday debate

WATCH ON KMBC.COM: KANSAS 3RD DISTRICT CANDIDATES ADKINS, DAVIDS SET FOR THURSDAY DEBATE

You can watch the debate live on KMBC.com and on our Facebook page.

 
 
 



Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Kevin Cash was well aware his best player during the regular season was in a Gary Sanchez-like funk ever since the postseason opened. Yet when the Rays' manager filled out the... Read more ...

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee will boycott Thursday's vote to move forward on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the party's Senate... Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to 787,000 last week despite continued pressure on the labor market from the coronavirus pandemic, the feds said... Read more ...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and Iran are taking 'specific actions to influence public opinion relating to our elections'

Summary List Placement This story is breaking. Check back for updates. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced on Wednesday that Iran and Russia have "taken... Read more ...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to study judicial reforms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that if elected he will convene a bipartisan commission of constitutional scholars to examine judicial reforms, asserting that... Read more ...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police officers

Rep. Chris Pappas and his Republican challenger Matt Mowers talk about police reform, including qualified immunity and how bad officers can be held more directly responsible... Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor. The vote went forward despite a Democratic boycott of the... Read more ...