Your Morning Brief: 5 things you need to know for today

Here are the top headlines in Kansas City for Monday, April 22, 2019:

Five Things You Need to Know

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — China is no longer accepting the world’s trash which is creating a recycling crisis in many cities in the United States. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — The Community Blood Center (CBC) has declared a blood emergency for the greater Kansas City metro. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A van parked near a Sri Lankan church that was bombed on Easter Sunday has exploded, but no injuries have been reported. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>

NEW YORK, NY (KCTV) — The Royals keep finding themselves with moral victories instead of real ones. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>

NASHVILLE, TN (KCTV) — Lee’s Summit product Drew Lock heads to Music City for the NFL Draft with a first round pick in sight. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – Target’s bi-annual car seat trade-in program begins Monday. <a href=”” target=”_blank”>(more)</a>



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