Top Kansas City news: 2 injured when car crashes into school; severe thunderstorm warning

Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Kansas City.

Lawmakers upset with Missouri-Kansas City chancellor

Some Missouri lawmakers say the University of Missouri-Kansas City's chancellor should resign because of what they called an inadequate response to the disruption of a conservative speaker's appearance on campus last week.

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Parent and child are injured when car crashes into elementary school in Kansas City

A parent and child were injured in a car wreck Wednesday during morning drop-off at Summit Pointe Elementary School. The school is located at 13100 E. 147th Street in Kansas City and is part of the Lee’s Summit School District.

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Severe thunderstorm warning for Kansas City, Overland Park and surrounding areas

A severe thunderstorm warning issued for Kansas City, Overland Park and surrounding areas will be in effect until 6:45 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

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Kansas City woman found guilty of murder in 2018 shooting at Cleveland Avenue home

A Kansas City, MO, woman suspected of shooting a man to death in her Missouri home on Cleveland Avenue in 2018 was found guilty of murder by a judge. She will be sentenced for the crime in June.

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Kansas City needs a new place for its inmates, some Councilmembers don't want a new jail

There is a chance that there might be two new jails in Jackson County in the next few years — one for the county and one for Kansas City. 

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