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3 charged in Independence Christmas presents theft

Two men and a woman have been charged in connection of the Thursday burglary of Christmas presents from an Independence, Mo., home, the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office said.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:52:31 GMT

Staples hack exposes 1.2 million credit cards

After a two-month wait, Staples on Friday evening announced hackers broke into its computers and stole data on 1.16 million shoppers' credit cards and debit cards.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:51:39 GMT

1 in custody after Independence bank robbery

Independence police take a person into custody after a bank robbery Friday morning.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:14:25 GMT

Registered sex offenders found living in camp near schools

The City of Kansas City, Mo. is warning the public that registered sex offenders were recently found living in a homeless camp in a wooded area within 1000 feet of two elementary schools.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:31:56 GMT

Liberty police report uptick in package thefts

Liberty police say they have had several reports of packages delivered by the Postal Service being stolen in recent weeks.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:04:29 GMT

Prosecutor: Some Ferguson witnesses clearly lied

Some witnesses before the grand jury that investigated the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown obviously lied under oath, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:42:58 GMT

Study: Birds fled before severe tornado outbreak

A new study published in the Journal of Current Biology suggests some birds can sense an incoming severe tornado outbreak, evacuating their nests.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:47:30 GMT

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 5 deaths

Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:28:57 GMT

Judge sets trial date in odd Kansas ID theft case

A judge sets a trial date in the case of a Mexican man accused of legally changing a U.S. citizen's name to his own.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:29:18 GMT

Man guilty in accident that cost student his legs

A Douglas County judge finds a Lawrence man guilty of drug and alcohol-related charges after an accident that caused a University of Kansas student to have both his legs amputated.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:08:21 GMT