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  • Verruckt still stands one year after Caleb Schwab's death

    Verruckt still stands one year after Caleb Schwab's death

    Monday, November 20 2017 4:36 PM EST2017-11-20 21:36:51 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 4:55 PM EST2017-11-20 21:55:29 GMT
    Verruckt was the world’s largest waterslide when it opened in 2014 and can be seen from anywhere inside the park. (KCTV5 File Photo)Verruckt was the world’s largest waterslide when it opened in 2014 and can be seen from anywhere inside the park. (KCTV5 File Photo)

    It has been more than a year since 10-year-old was killed on the Verruckt waterslide at Schlitterbahn, but the slide he died on still stands today. 

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    It has been more than a year since 10-year-old was killed on the Verruckt waterslide at Schlitterbahn, but the slide he died on still stands today. 

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  • Friends remember 15-year-old found shot, killed inside Kansas City, KS laundromat

    Friends remember 15-year-old found shot, killed inside Kansas City, KS laundromat

    Saturday, November 18 2017 1:24 PM EST2017-11-18 18:24:56 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 6:43 PM EST2017-11-20 23:43:20 GMT

    Police are investigating after a teenager was found dead in a Kansas City, Kansas laundromat on Saturday. 

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    Police are investigating after a teenager was found dead in a Kansas City, Kansas laundromat on Saturday. 

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  • Driver thankful to be alive after shot at on Shawnee Mission Parkway

    Driver thankful to be alive after shot at on Shawnee Mission Parkway

    Monday, November 20 2017 5:38 PM EST2017-11-20 22:38:43 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 5:38 PM EST2017-11-20 22:38:43 GMT

    A substitute teacher was driving down Shawnee Mission Parkway on Friday evening when someone opened fire shattering his car window and leaving him thankful to be alive.

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    A substitute teacher was driving down Shawnee Mission Parkway on Friday evening when someone opened fire shattering his car window and leaving him thankful to be alive.

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  • Police release identities of two Kansas City men killed in Platte County wreck

    Police release identities of two Kansas City men killed in Platte County wreck

    Saturday, November 18 2017 9:11 PM EST2017-11-19 02:11:16 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 4:20 PM EST2017-11-20 21:20:27 GMT
    File photo. (AP)File photo. (AP)

    The Platte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that killed two people and hospitalized one on Saturday. The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. on 45 Highway near the Westside Drive intersection, which is north of Iatan. The initial investigation revealed that a silver 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis was headed northbound in the southbound lane, trying to pass someone, when it crashed head-on into a 2007 Toyota Rav 4 that was headed southbound. The Marquis’ driver a...

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    The Platte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that killed two people and hospitalized one on Saturday. The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. on 45 Highway near the Westside Drive intersection, which is north of Iatan. The initial investigation revealed that a silver 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis was headed northbound in the southbound lane, trying to pass someone, when it crashed head-on into a 2007 Toyota Rav 4 that was headed southbound. The Marquis’ driver a...

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  • Chiefs' Peters invites President Trump to sit down

    Chiefs' Peters invites President Trump to sit down

    Monday, November 20 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-11-20 22:11:42 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-11-20 22:11:42 GMT
    Chiefs defensive back Marcus Peters (22) celebrates his interception of a pass by Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)Chiefs defensive back Marcus Peters (22) celebrates his interception of a pass by Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
    Hours after President Trump tweeted about his friend Marshawn Lynch, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters invited Trump and Lynch to a sit down.  On Sunday, the Raiders running back stood for the Mexican national anthem and sat for the United States' anthem.  Marshawn Lynch sits during US national anthem, stands for Mexican... On Monday morning, Trump on Twitter called for the NFL to suspend Lynch for his actions.  Peters replied on Twitter later on...More >>
    Hours after President Trump tweeted about his friend Marshawn Lynch, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters invited Trump and Lynch to a sit down.  On Sunday, the Raiders running back stood for the Mexican national anthem and sat for the United States' anthem.  Marshawn Lynch sits during US national anthem, stands for Mexican... On Monday morning, Trump on Twitter called for the NFL to suspend Lynch for his actions.  Peters replied on Twitter later on...More >>
  • Station: Video shows nurses laughing as 89-year-old dies

    Station: Video shows nurses laughing as 89-year-old dies

    Friday, November 17 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-11-17 22:11:09 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 4:02 PM EST2017-11-20 21:02:02 GMT

    An Atlanta television station says video secretly recorded in a nursing home in 2014 shows nurses laughing while they try to start an oxygen machine and an 89-year-old World War II veteran dies.

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    An Atlanta television station says video secretly recorded in a nursing home in 2014 shows nurses laughing while they try to start an oxygen machine and an 89-year-old World War II veteran dies.

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  • First-ever king penguin hatched at Kansas City Zoo

    First-ever king penguin hatched at Kansas City Zoo

    Monday, November 20 2017 12:03 PM EST2017-11-20 17:03:53 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 12:07 PM EST2017-11-20 17:07:06 GMT
    For the first time, a king penguin chick has hatched at the zoo. (Kansas City Zoo)For the first time, a king penguin chick has hatched at the zoo. (Kansas City Zoo)

    It may be Thanksgiving in a few days but the focus at the Kansas City Zoo this week is on a bird of a different type. For the first time, a king penguin chick has hatched at the zoo.

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    It may be Thanksgiving in a few days but the focus at the Kansas City Zoo this week is on a bird of a different type. For the first time, a king penguin chick has hatched at the zoo.

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  • 88-year-old Lenexa man hit by car, killed while riding scooter

    88-year-old Lenexa man hit by car, killed while riding scooter

    Monday, November 20 2017 11:44 AM EST2017-11-20 16:44:52 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 11:44 AM EST2017-11-20 16:44:52 GMT
    The crash happened at about 4:55 a.m. in the 14300 block of W 87th Street Parkway. (KCTV5)The crash happened at about 4:55 a.m. in the 14300 block of W 87th Street Parkway. (KCTV5)

    Police in Lenexa, KS, have identified a man who died after an accident involving a vehicle and a motorized scooter on Saturday.

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    Police in Lenexa, KS, have identified a man who died after an accident involving a vehicle and a motorized scooter on Saturday.

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  • Children in need ask for simple things for Christmas

    Children in need ask for simple things for Christmas

    Friday, November 17 2017 2:08 PM EST2017-11-17 19:08:02 GMT
    Source: Things of My Very OwnSource: Things of My Very Own

    Some children in upstate New York are asking for basic things for Christmas, such as food, clothes, and shampoo.

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    Some children in upstate New York are asking for basic things for Christmas, such as food, clothes, and shampoo.

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  • Missouri patrol finds about $491,000 in likely drug money

    Missouri patrol finds about $491,000 in likely drug money

    Monday, November 20 2017 8:19 AM EST2017-11-20 13:19:47 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 8:19 AM EST2017-11-20 13:19:47 GMT

    Federal authorities are working to seize more than $491,000 of suspected drug money found during a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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    Federal authorities are working to seize more than $491,000 of suspected drug money found during a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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  • Former nurse found guilty of sexually assaulting patients

    Former nurse found guilty of sexually assaulting patients

    Monday, November 20 2017 11:32 AM EST2017-11-20 16:32:38 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 11:37 AM EST2017-11-20 16:37:48 GMT
    On Monday, Clark entered a Johnson County courtroom and entered a no contest plea. The judge declared him guilty of aggravated criminal sodomy. (KCTV5)On Monday, Clark entered a Johnson County courtroom and entered a no contest plea. The judge declared him guilty of aggravated criminal sodomy. (KCTV5)

    A Kansas judge declared a former nurse guilty on Monday after he was accused of serious sex charges against patients at two metro hospitals.

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    A Kansas judge declared a former nurse guilty on Monday after he was accused of serious sex charges against patients at two metro hospitals.

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  • Photographer photoshops Channing Tatum's head on body of client's ex in family photoshoot

    Photographer photoshops Channing Tatum's head on body of client's ex in family photoshoot

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:42 PM EST2017-11-18 04:42:36 GMT

    It pays to have friends that are photographers. 

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    It pays to have friends that are photographers. 

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  • Man hospitalized after retirement community catches fire in KCK

    Man hospitalized after retirement community catches fire in KCK

    Monday, November 20 2017 6:07 AM EST2017-11-20 11:07:09 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-11-20 14:43:45 GMT
    The flames started at about 12:15 a.m. on the fourth floor of the Cross-Lines Retirement Center, located at 3100 Powell Avenue. (KCTV5)The flames started at about 12:15 a.m. on the fourth floor of the Cross-Lines Retirement Center, located at 3100 Powell Avenue. (KCTV5)

    A Kansas City, KS, retirement community had to be evacuated and one man was taken to the hospital after a fire early Monday morning. The flames started at about 12:15 a.m. on the fourth floor of the Cross-Lines Retirement Center, located at 3100 Powell Avenue.

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    A Kansas City, KS, retirement community had to be evacuated and one man was taken to the hospital after a fire early Monday morning. The flames started at about 12:15 a.m. on the fourth floor of the Cross-Lines Retirement Center, located at 3100 Powell Avenue.

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