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By Chara 08/08/19 Un hombre ha sufrido de heridas graves después de que unos criminales intentaran robarle su auto cerca de Persimmon Trail en Kansas City, Mo. El incidente terminó en un tiroteo y los ladrones huyeron del lugar de los hechos. Al día de hoy no se tienen pistas de quién pudo haber cometido el crimen, pero ya se …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

By Chara 08/01/19 Un hombre de Kansas City, Kan., murió después de que sucediera un tiroteo en la calle 15 y Cleveland. Al día de hoy autoridades no han logrado identificar a la víctima y el paradero de los culpables es desconocido. La policía de Kansas City, Kan., informó que ya se ha iniciado una investigación para dar con el …

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Lucas sworn in as new KCMO mayor

Story by Roberta Pardo and photos by Michael Alvarado Quinton Lucas was sworn in as the new Kansas City, Missouri, mayor Aug. 1, amid a packed City Council chambers. Lucas, 34 and the city’s 55th mayor, is the youngest Kansas City mayor in 120 years. During his speech, Lucas said he was eager to tackle the challenges that lie ahead. …

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Charter school for girls opening in KC area

By Chara A school for girls will soon open in the Kansas City area to help young ladies discover their voices – and succeed in college and beyond. This fall, Kansas City Girls Preparatory Academy will open its doors at 5000 E. 17th St. in Kansas City, Missouri. It is the first single-gender, open-enrollment charter public school in Kansas City. …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

07/25/19 Un reo fue llevado a un hospital después de haberse caído al estar trabajando en la feria de Kansas. El hombre se cayó de una altura de 14 pies. El hombre fue tratado por lesiones menores y después fue llevado de nueva cuenta a prisión en donde está purgando una pena hasta el mes de septiembre. 07/25/19 Un niño …

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Hate attacks in Kansas City

By Roberta Pardo “If you don’t speak English, why are you here?” A few weeks ago, Shawnee, Kansas, resident Carmen Sevilla heard that comment while at her own business. Sevilla, a naturalized citizen from Mexico, has lived here for decades and has owned a hair salon for more than 10 years. The Saturday of the incident, Sevilla had her day …

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Kansas priest charged with possessing child pornography

By Roberta Pardo A priest under the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas has been charged in federal court with one count of possessing child pornography. Documents said Christopher Rossman allegedly possessed visual depictions of a minor engaging in sexually explicit behavior, according to The Kansas City Star. The archdiocese told The Star it reported the priest to the police …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

By Chara 07/11/2019 Un hombre y una mujer murieron tras un tiroteo en el centro de Kansas City, Mo. La policía acudió al incidente tras recibir una llamada. El atacante apuntó a los policías con un arma. Después de dos horas de negociaciones el sospechoso fue puesto bajo custodia. Se desconoce la identidad del criminal que fue arrestado por las …

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Carignan running for OPKS City Council

By Roberta Pardo After years of being civically and heavily involved in the community, Tom Carignan decided he could do a lot for the Hispanic community in Overland Park, Kansas, as a city councilman. “I’m a very big believer that we need to be civically involved and participate in our government,” Carignan said. A third-generation Hispanic who is running for …

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Teen Samantha Soto shares struggles with bullying

By Roberta Pardo The bullying started when Samantha Soto Silva was in the sixth grade. Soto got pushed around. She was called names every day. “I didn’t tell anyone what was going on,” she recounted. “I kept it all inside.” Her mental health deteriorated. She got depressed. Like Soto, many teens struggle with mental health. Around 20 percent of youth …

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