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  • Jack Cashill Was Right! – Kansas City Serial Killer Was Targeting White Males

    08/31/2017 2:06:16 PM PDT · by detective · 26 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | August 31, 2017 | Sundance
    Police have arrested a man named Fredrick Demond Scott, a suspect in a years-long series of at least five murders in the Kansas City area.   However, a long time before this arrest investigative Journalist and best-selling author Jack Cashill was on the trail of the killings and noting a pattern.  All of the victims were white males, and all followed a specific pattern within the geography.
  • Yordano Ventura Reportedly Dies In Car Crash At 25

    01/22/2017 9:00:17 AM PST · by Pilgrim's Progress · 51 replies
    The Spun.com ^ | 01/22/2017 | Pilgrim's Progress
    The Kansas City Royals’ star pitcher reportedly died in a car crash today. Yordano Ventura, a 25-year-old starting pitcher for the Kansas City Royals, reportedly died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic today. Cristian Moreno, a bilingual sports journalist for ESPN, confirmed the news on Twitter. He says the Dominican police force confirmed the accident and tragic death.
  • Gunman claimed 'sovereign citizen' beliefs

    07/18/2016 12:50:47 PM PDT · by zerosix · 44 replies
    Kansas City Star ^ | July 18, 2016
    Online the shooter called himself Cosmo Setepenta, and more than a week before he killed three police officers Sunday in Baton Rouge, La., he told a YouTube audience he didn't want to be associated with organized groups in case something happened to him."I'm affiliated with the spirit of justice: nothing else, nothing more, nothing less," he said in the clip.Cosmo Setepentra's real name was Gavin Eugene Long, and he was from KansasCity. (Missouri) As the nation took in yet another horrific murderous rampage, public records,social media and recollections from former classmates paint a picture of a puzzling personality.He was a...
  • Deceased Baton Rouge suspect identified as a ‘black male named Gavin Eugene Long of Kansas City

    07/17/2016 2:50:28 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 122 replies
    twitchy ^ | July 17, 2016
    Some updates on the awful killing of 3 police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The deceased suspect has been identified as Gavin Eugene Long of Kansas City, Missouri:
  • Woman Charged for slapping Police Horse at KC Trump Protest

    03/19/2016 6:53:57 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 149 replies
    Fox4KC ^ | 3-19-2011 | Stephan Ganey
    A woman in the midst of the protests outside the rally for presidential candidate Donald Trump on March 12 was arrested on Friday for abuse of a police service animal. According to a police report, an officer mounted on horseback was involved in police crowd control outside the Midland Theatre when protesters began moving into the street and blocking traffic, approaching officers on foot. After police verbally instructed the protesters back onto the sidewalk, the crowd continued moving forward and mounted officers moved into position to block the crowd. Police said that’s when the suspect, April J. Foster, 29, approached...
  • MO: KC Mayor James "Violence is committed by guns." ?

    09/14/2014 6:42:48 AM PDT · by marktwain · 28 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 13 September, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    There has been much talk about how "progressives" do not believe in individual responsibility.  There is the stereotype that liberals attribute volitional powers to firearms, that firearms cause violence.   In anticipation of the veto override  of SB656 in Missouri, Mayor Sly James gave a speech in Kansas City, MO. The transcript from fox4kc.com shows: Violence, the mayor says is committed by guns. I listened to the video of the speech.  That sentence is not recorded from Mayor James, but is reported as being said by Kerri Stowell of Fox4news.  As I heard it , she said that Mayor James...
  • Ricin Letter-Writing Suspect Released on Bond

    04/23/2013 1:51:05 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 1 replies
    ABC News ^ | April 23, 2013 | Colleen Curry
    Paul Kevin Curtis, suspected of sending ricin-tainted letters to President Obama and other public officials, was released on bond today, a day after a court hearing in which investigators said they found no evidence of the poison in Curtis' home or car. The U.S. Marshals office in Oxford, Miss., confirmed that Curtis had been released from jail, where he had been kept since last week on formal charges of sending threats through the mail. … Curtis was formally charged last week with sending mail that contained a threat to kill or harm the president and with sending mail containing a...
  • Feds arrest suspect in ricin-positive letters sent to Obama, senator

    04/17/2013 4:40:35 PM PDT · by Kaosinla · 127 replies
    NBC News ^ | 4/17/2013 | Pete Williams, Kristen Welker and Erin McClam
    By Pete Williams, Kristen Welker and Erin McClam, NBC News Federal agents on Wednesday arrested a suspect in the mailing of letters to President Barack Obama and a U.S. senator that initially tested positive for the poison ricin. The suspect was identified as Kenneth Curtis of Tupelo, Miss., federal officials told NBC News. Both letters carried an identical closing statement, according to an FBI bulletin obtained by NBC News on Wednesday. According to the FBI bulletin, both letters, postmarked April 8, 2013 out of Memphis, Tenn., included an identical phrase, "to see a wrong and not expose it, is to...
  • Oh No He Didn't! Heckler Upstages Kansas City Mayor Sly James During Speech

    03/20/2013 1:11:54 PM PDT · by Morgana · 12 replies
    Michael Berry ^ | Michael Berry
    Heckler Upstages Kansas City Mayor Sly James During Speech Read more: http://www.ktrh.com/pages/michaelberry.html?article=11087244#ixzz2O73IfYmt Video at link
  • Young Immigrant Activists Cast a Wider Net

    12/02/2012 6:29:53 PM PST · by moonshinner_09 · 13 replies
    The New York Times ^ | December 2, 2012 | JULIA PRESTON
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After a boisterous three-day congress here, more than 600 leaders of a national movement of young immigrants living in the country without legal papers voted to expand beyond their past demands for citizenship for young people, and to mobilize in support of a bill to legalize 11 million illegal immigrants in the United States.The leaders of the United We Dream network, the largest organization of youths here illegally, decided to push President Obama and Congress next year for legislation to open a path to citizenship for them and their families. The move will increase pressure on...
  • KC Fed factory gauge improves slightly in Sept.

    09/29/2011 8:23:20 AM PDT · by Free Vulcan · 1 replies
    Marketwatch ^ | 9.29.11 | Greg Robb
    ...The Kansas City Fed's manufacturing composite index increased to 6 in September from 3 in August. Readings above zero indicate expansion... The rest of the story from the KC Fed: The production index rose from -2 to 3, and the shipments, new orders, and order backlog indexes also edged up. The employment index increased for the second straight month, but the new orders for exports index fell slightly after rising last month. Both inventory indexes increased somewhat. The shipments, order backlog, and new orders for exports indexes all rose slightly, and the capital expenditures index increased to its highest level...
  • Toddler brings crack pipe to show and tell

    09/20/2011 10:27:02 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 36 replies
    UPI ^ | Sept. 20, 2011 at 12:02 PM | Staff
    KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- A Missouri kindergartner brought his mother's crack pipe and an ounce of drugs to his school's show-and-tell day, police said. The children had been told to bring important family items to class at the Sweet Springs school, and school officials called police when the child produced the pipe and several baggies of drugs from his backpack, KCTV, Kansas City, reported Monday. Police said the child's mother, Michelle Marie Cheatham, 32, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and one count of first-degree child endangerment. Police Chief Richard Downing said a child...
  • Chris Stigall Roast (Kansas City area)

    07/09/2011 4:40:29 PM PDT · by Optimist · 4 replies
    Missourians for Conservative Values PAC(MCVPAC) is hosting a dinner to roast (and toast) Chris Stigall, former host of The Morning Show on 710KCMO. The event will be held at Tiffany greens Golf Club (near KCI airport) on July 30, 2011, 5:30 PM. Stigall left Kansas City for Philadelphia where he continues his show on WPHT. MCVPAC is bringing Stigall back to Kansas City for one night only when his friends (many known to listeners of his show) will get a chance to "go at him" ... then he gets to return the honor. Roasters will include political strategist Jeff Roe;...
  • Tea Party "Woodstock" slated for Kansas City (Oct 5-9)

    03/01/2011 9:10:37 PM PST · by ak267 · 11 replies
    KHI News Service (Topeka) ^ | 3-1-2011 | ak267
    TOPEKA — A handful of Tea Party activists from various states gathered on the steps of the Kansas Statehouse this afternoon to announce Freedom Fest 2011 — an event billed as the National Tea Party's candidate nominating convention, slated for Oct. 5-9 in Kansas City, Kan. Organizers said the convention would be like "a Tea Party Woodstock." But without all the "hippies, drugs and trash." The activists were greeted by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and State Rep. TerriLois Gregory, R-Baldwin City.
  • Air Force KC-X Tanker Contract Award to be Announced

    02/24/2011 10:31:17 AM PST · by pepperdog · 27 replies
    DOD ^ | 24 Feb 2011 | US Dept. Of Defense
    No. 018-11 February 24, 2011 Air Force KC-X Tanker Contract Award to be Announced Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology and Logistics Ashton Carter, Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz will announce the KC-X tanker contract award at 5:10 p.m. EST, Feb. 24, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973). Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms...
  • KC police fire at backfiring van

    11/12/2010 11:33:28 AM PST · by posterchild · 69 replies · 1+ views
    kansascity.com ^ | Fri Nov 12, 2010
    Two Kansas City police officers who thought they were being shot at from inside a van returned fire Thursday night. Only later did police realize that the van was actually backfiring and the man inside was not armed. He was not injured by the shots fired by police. Windows of the police car were apparently shot out by the officers as they exited the patrol car.
  • AL QAEDA SUPPORTER PLEADS GUILTY... ["Khalid Ouazzani, 32, of Kansas City"]

    05/19/2010 5:12:05 PM PDT · by Cindy · 11 replies · 645+ views
    Note: The following text is a quote: Al Qaeda Supporter Pleads Guilty to Supporting Terrorist Organization Kansas City Man Also Admits to Bank Fraud, Overseas Money Laundering KANSAS CITY, MO—Beth Phillips, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced today that a Kansas City, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to his role in a conspiracy to provide material support to the terrorist organization al Qaeda. He also pleaded guilty to bank fraud and money laundering. “National security is the highest priority of the Department of Justice,” Phillips said. “I applaud the diligent work of our...
  • KC Schools, A Case Study in Liberal Stupidity

    03/11/2010 11:35:06 AM PST · by WOBBLY BOB · 21 replies · 1,038+ views
    american thinker ^ | 3-10-10 | Randall Hoven
    The AP reports that the Kansas City school system is closing 29 of its 61 schools due to budget problems -- a $50 million shortfall. The AP quotes KC Councilwoman Sharon Sanders Brooks on the background of the story.
  • Kansas City, Mo., closing nearly half its schools (Democrat run, school district done)

    03/10/2010 5:52:43 PM PST · by tobyhill · 52 replies · 1,214+ views
    MSNBC ^ | 3/10/2010 | HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH/AP
    The Kansas City school board voted Wednesday night to close nearly half the district's schools in a desperate bid to stay afloat. The board's 5-4 decision came after parents and community leaders made final pleas for the district not to shut down 29 out of 61 schools as it seeks to erase a projected $50 million budget shortfall. "The urban core has suffered white flight post-the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court decision Brown v. the Board of Education, blockbusting by the real estate industry, redlining by banks and other financial institutions, retail and grocery store abandonment," Kansas City Councilwoman Sharon Sanders...
  • Cleveland Browns' Cribbs has eight TD returns (BIG WIN FOR BROWNIES IN K.C. MO SHOOTOUT!!!)

    12/20/2009 1:25:23 PM PST · by Chi-townChief · 47 replies · 977+ views
    espn.com ^ | 12/20/09 | AP
    Josh Cribbs of the Cleveland Browns has returned two kickoffs for touchdowns against Kansas City, breaking and then extending the NFL career record. After his 100-yard return in the first quarter broke the league record, the 6-foot-1, 215-pound veteran sped 103 yards in the second quarter. His first return of the day was the seventh of his five-year career and broke the record he had shared with five others. On that one, he broke free from at least six players who got their hand on him. In his second, he took the ball 3 yards deep in the end zone,...