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  1. Missouri set to execute man who killed gas station...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Missouri officials on Tuesday were preparing to execute a Kansas City man convicted of killing a gas station attendant in front of the man's stepdaughter 20 years ago. Leon Taylor, 56, is scheduled to be put to death at 12:01 a.m. CST Wednesday for shooting to death Robert Newton, 53, during a robbery at an Independence, Missouri, gas station in 1994.

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  2. Execution date nears for Missouri manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Attorneys for a Missouri man scheduled to be executed this week are asking the courts and Gov. Nixon to spare his life, alleging that race played a role in his death sentence. Leon Taylor is scheduled to die by injection at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing an Independence, Missouri, gas station attendant during a robbery in 1994.

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  3. Attorneys ask for clemency for Missouri man scheduled to be executedRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Missourian

    Attorneys for a Missouri man scheduled to be executed this week are asking the courts and Gov. Jay Nixon to spare his life, alleging that race played a role in his death sentence. Leon Taylor, 56, is scheduled to die by injection at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing gas station attendant Robert Newton during a robbery in 1994 in the Kansas City suburb of Independence.

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  4. Officer in Independence stun gun case leaves forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KCTV5

    A teen who was hit near the heart by the probes of an Independence police officer's stun gun is improving after being placed in a medically induced coma, his family said Tuesday. A teen who was hit near the heart by the probes of an Independence police officer's stun gun is improving after being placed in a medically induced coma, his family said Tuesday.

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  5. Frigid air lingers before weekend snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KMBC-TV

    ... WE CONTINUE -- FEELS LIKE 15. CHECK OUT THE WINDCHILL IF YOU ARE HEADING OUT THIS EVENING. MANY LAYERS, 22 IN INDEPENDENCE. 17 OUT TOWARD OLATHE. A LOOK AT CLOUDS AND RADAR. A COUPLE LIGHT FLURRIES TOWARD NODAWAY COUNTY, BROWN AND NEMAHA AS WELL. ...

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  6. Officer involved in Taser incident no longer works for Independence policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KMBC-TV

    The Independence police officer who used a Taser on a 17-year-old boy during a traffic stop earlier this year is no longer working for the police department. KMBC 9's Peggy Breit said police won't say whether Tim Runnels was fired or resigned, only that he doesn't work there anymore.

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  7. Man shot, killed outside Independence convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KMBC-TV

    ... 40 and Blue Ridge Cutoff. TODAY'S HEARING STARTS AT 9:00 THIS MORNING. -- IN IRAQ AND SYRIA SINCE MONDAY. IN INDEPENDENCE POLICE LOOKING FOR A SUSPECT IN A HOMICIDE. WE DO HAVE NEW INFORMATION AND SURVEILLANCE VIDEO THAT THE LEASE JUST RELEASED TO ...

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  8. Your Server Isn't on the MenuRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Logan Banner

    At a popular sit-down restaurant in Independence, Missouri, Allison waits tables for $3.60 an hour - the going rate for servers at her restaurant.

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  9. Cold for morning, snowy for weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KMBC-TV

    ... ON FRIDAY. AND EXTRA LOT. FEELS LIKE NINE DEGREES. NORTHWEST WIND AT 15 MILES PER HOUR. 25 IN LIBERTY, 24 IN INDEPENDENCE. THEN YOU FACTOR IN THE NORTHERLY WIND AND IT FEELS MUCH COLDER. AT LEE'S SUMMIT IT FEELS LIKE NINE. OVERLAND PARK FEELS LIKE ...

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  10. Clifford KrauseRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Messenger

    LEE'S SUMMIT, Missouri - Clifford Krause, 77, died Monday, November 10, 2014 at the John Knox Village Care Center in Lee's Summit, Missouri. Services will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday, November, 14, 2014 in the day chapel at the northwest entrance, St. Mark's Catholic Church, 3736 S Lee's Summit Road, Independence, Missouri.

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  11. Staying calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    Smith-Cotton's Jonathan Lopez tries to keep a ball away from a Van Horn player during the state quarterfinal on Saturday in Independence. Smith-Cotton's Jonathan Lopez tries to keep a ball away from a Van Horn player during the state quarterfinal on Saturday in Independence.

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  12. Clemency requested for condemned Missouri inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KFVS12

    Attorneys for a Missouri man scheduled to be executed next week have asked Gov. Jay Nixon to grant clemency, citing concerns about the role race played in Leon Taylor's death sentence. The state plans to execute Taylor at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing an Independence, Missouri, gas station attendant in 1994.

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  13. Condemned man asks for clemencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    Attorneys for a Missouri man scheduled to be executed next week have asked Gov. Jay Nixon to grant clemency, citing concerns about the role race played in Leon Taylor's death sentence. The state plans to execute Taylor at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing an Independence, Missouri, gas station attendant in 1994.

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  14. Morgan: Seeking an advocate for Jersey City's African-American communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    President Lyndon Johnson chooses between two pens to sign legislation that created the Medicare and Medicaid health care programs in this July 30, 1965 photo taken during a ceremony at the Harry S. Truman Library at Independence, Mo. Johnson used a black-grip Esterbrook Ink-O-Mat pen.

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  15. Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing Independence teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | KCTV5

    The State of Missouri, through the Independence Police Department, issued an Endangered Person advisory for a missing Independence teenager Monday night. Independence Police said 15-year-old Mahogany L. Washington went missing from 1441 South Baker Drive in Independence around 4 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2014.

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  16. Family traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Nic's team matched the achievement of the 1984 and 1989 teams on Saturday with a 3-0 win over Van Horn in Independence. They were able to feed off the energy of a large group of Smith-Cotton fans who made the trip. "Adrenaline's pumping," Nic said. ...

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  17. S-C soccer advances to Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Sedalia News Journal

    The Smith-Cotton soccer Tigers won their semi-final game with Van Horn (Independence) Saturday night, 3-0 and advanced to play in the Final Four this Friday, Nov. 14 at noon at Blue Springs South (1200 SE Adams Dairy Parkway) against Webster Groves ...

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  18. Police name pedestrians killed on I-70Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | News Tribune

    Independence police said Friday the men were brothers - 28-year-old Jesse Winters, of Independence, and 24-year-old Jacob Winters, of Sugar Creek. At least two vehicles, including an Independence police car, were involved in hitting the men as they walked along the interstate late Wednesday.

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  19. Second court ruling tosses out Missouri's gay marriage ban but leaves Boone County unaffectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Missourian

    ... were issued at 2 p.m. Friday at the Jackson County Courthouse in Kansas City and the Truman Courthouse in Independence. "Marriage affords couples important legal protections, ranging from family leave, the ability to care for or visit a sick spouse, ...

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  20. US says North Korea releases 2 detained AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... to figure out what happened and who is responsible after two brothers were hit and killed on Interstate 70 in Independence. Investigators are trying to figure out what happened and who is responsible after two brothers were hit and killed on ...

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