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The Kansas City Star Daily Flash Briefing

The top local stories from the Kansas City Star's award-winning newsroom are available on your smart speaker every weekday morning.

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Friday, April 16, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Friday, April 16, 2021, including the verdict in Kylr Yust’s murder trial, the a Missouri lawmaker’s blocked resignation, the latest COVID-19 numbers and an expanding local restaurant.

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16 Apr 2021

Rank #1

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Thursday, April 15, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Thursday, April 15, 2021, including the latest on the Kylr Yust murder trial, a deadly crash in Johnson County, an update on plans for a giant hog farm in Missouri and the latest coronavirus numbers.

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15 Apr 2021

Rank #2

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, including the Johnson & Johnson vaccine news in Kansas and Missouri, the latest COVID-19 numbers in the KC metro, the naming of a boulevard after Martin Luther King Jr., and the latest on the Kylr Yust murder trial.

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14 Apr 2021

Rank #3

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, including Britt Reid getting charged with DWI, a fatal crash in Johnson County that killed one child and injured three others, the latest in the Kylr Yust murder trial and Monday’s coronavirus numbers for the KC metro.

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13 Apr 2021

Rank #4

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Monday, April 12, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Monday, April 12, 2021, including Kansas Senate majority leader ousted, updated COVID-19 case numbers, a police standoff and the upcoming reopening of the Starlight Theatre with "Godspell."

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12 Apr 2021

Rank #5

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Friday, April 9, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Friday, April 9, 2021, including a plan to help homeless people in Kansas City, new apartments coming to downtown KC, a Kansas republican in trouble, and a Kansas Jayhawks basketball player transfers.

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9 Apr 2021

Rank #6

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Thursday, April 8, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Thursday, April 8, 2021, including the latest on Missouri and Kansas Medicaid, an update on the Kylr Yust murder trial, coronvirus and upcoming film festivals.

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8 Apr 2021

Rank #7

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Wednesday, April 7, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, including an update on Missouri coronavirus vaccinations, another incident under investigation at Pembroke Hill School and an update on the case of missing woman Mengqi Ji.

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7 Apr 2021

Rank #8

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Tuesday, April 6, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, including the possible clearing of tent city homeless camps at City Hall and in Westport, the retirement of Guadalupe Centers CEO Cris Medina, a republican challenger for U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids in 2022 and a new AD at KU.

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6 Apr 2021

Rank #9

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The Kansas City Star daily briefing — Monday, April 5, 2021

The top headlines from The Kansas City Star on Monday, April 5, 2021, including updated COVID-19 numbers for the KC metro, the first Kansas case of a variant strain, a fatal wrong-way crash on I-35 and KU basketball offers a Creighton transfer a scholarship.

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5 Apr 2021

Rank #10