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Car Crashes - a Leading Cause of Death Among Children

Twenty-nine percent of the children killed were not restrained in a car seat or safety belt.

USDOT

Register for KCMO Community Engagement University

Don't just be curious about how your Kansas City government works. Enroll today in the City’s free, eight-week program designed to connect residents …

Kansas City

Olathe Man Pleads Guilty to Filing a False Tax Return

U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said the defendant also agreed to pay more than $450,000 in restitution.

Corruption

April 2018 Riverfront Readings

Riverfront Readings features Christine Pivovar, Whitney Terrell and Maryfrances Wagner

Kansas City

Bid on a Band; Support Local Music & KKFI 90.1FM

The only event of its kind in the Midwest - Kansas City’s favorite solo artists, duos, and bands play live for KKFI 90.1 FM Kansas City Community …

Music

Kansas Receives $19.6 Million in Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Funds

Kansas apportionments include $4,981,927 in Sport Fish Restoration funds and $14,646,057 in Wildlife Restoration funds.

Conservation

11-year Old Angler Catches Missouri Record River Redhorse

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that 11-year old Maverick Yoakum of Dixon became the most recent record-breaking angler in …

Fishing

Two Kansas City Men Plead Guilty to Armed Robberies

Two Kansas City, MO men have pleaded guilty in federal court to a series of armed robberies following their arrests after a head-on collision with a …

Crime

Defense Against Online Vehicle Sale Frauds

This fraud can involve the sale of anything from cars and trucks to RV’s, boats, and outdoor gear. Since 2014, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint …

Identity Theft

KCI Airport Passenger Traffic Increases in February 2018

Year-to-date passenger boardings are 793,044, up 2.3 percent.

Aviation

Immigration Attorney Sentenced for Filing Fraudulent Visa Applications

Washington DC - infoZine - Joel Paul, 45, of Fishers, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Jane E. Magnus-Stinson of the Southern District …

Emergency Drills Close KCMO Health Department Clinics

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The Kansas City, Missouri Health Department (KDHD) will close all of its clinics on Tuesday, March 13, to conduct drills …

Colorado Man Sentenced for $3 Million Marijuana Conspiracy

Kansas City, MO – infoZine - James Mack, 38, of Westminster, Colorado, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs to five years in federal …

Former Liberty Man Sentenced for Investment Fraud Scheme

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Henry Thomas Hammond, 61, of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., formerly of Liberty, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Stephen …

World Bank Invests Billions in Adolescent Girls’ Education

Washington, DC - infoZine - The investments, largely concentrated across Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, are helping provide adolescent girls …

Avoiding the Toxicity of Unclogging Backed-up Drains

Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that the chemicals we use to unclog backed-up drains are harmful to our health and the environment. Can you suggest safer …

Skin Care

Elder Fraud Sweeps More Than 250 Defendants Nationwide

The cases involve more than two hundred and fifty defendants from around the globe who victimized more than a million Americans, most of whom were …

Corruption

Winona Man Gigs Missouri State-record Northern Hog Sucker

The Missouri Department of Conservation congratulates Richard Bradshaw on breaking the state record by gigging a 2-pound, 12-ounce northern hog …

Missouri

Kansas City Woman Sentenced for Obstruction of Justice

A Kansas City, MO woman who forged a court order to get another inmate released from prison, was sentenced in federal court Thursday for obstruction …

Kansas City

Kansas Tax Return Preparer Guilty for Filing Fraudulent Tax Returns

A Holcomb, Kansas, tax return preparer pleaded guilty Thursday to filing a fraudulent income tax return and aiding and assisting in the preparation …

Corruption

Seven Defendants Indicted, Connected to Two Murders

Seven defendants have been indicted on charges related to two murders.

Crime

Achieving Zero Hunger in Africa by 2025

Hunger uptick in Africa can be reversed

Africa

International Space Station Crew Landing Live on NASA TV

Three residents of the International Space Station are scheduled to complete their mission on the complex on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Coverage of their …

Space Exploration

Oxfam Great Britain Suspension in Haiti

Statement on the two-month suspension of Oxfam Great Britain in Haiti

United Kingdom

KCI Airport Passenger Traffic Increases in January 2018

Passenger boardings were up 3.7 percent, with a total of 405,749 boarded.

Kansas City

First Stage of Kansas Deer Research Project Complete

120 deer were captured and fitted with GPS radio transmitters.

Wildlife

Kansas City Woman Indicted for Tax Refund Scheme

A Kansas City, MO woman was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday for a scheme to file fraudulent tax returns in order to obtain more than …

Corruption

Towards More Inclusive and Sustainable Development for China

China can achieve more inclusive and sustainable development with coordinated reforms across a broad range of areas that maximize development impact …

Sustainability

St. Joseph Health Care Worker Indicted in Fraud Scheme

A St. Joseph, MO, in-home health care nursing assistant for stealing bank account information from one of her clients to illegally transfer more than …

Corruption

Cost Plus World Market Recalls Bleeding Drip Taper Candles

The candles’ high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.

Candles