Home - FOX 5 KRBK is the Ozark's source for News and Weather

New Orleans takes down prominent Confederate monument

Updated:

Foxnews.com – (04/24/17) New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments under the cover of darkness early Monday, the latest Southern city to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. Truckers arrived at around 1:25 a.m. to begin removing the Liberty Monument, which commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans. 

More>>

Trump discusses North Korea tensions with Asian leaders

Updated:

FoxNews.com-- (04/24/2017) President Trump talked to leaders of both China and Japan on Monday as tensions on the Korean Peninsula have boiled over and North Korea appears ready for an ICBM launch. Trump spoke by phone with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

More>>

MSU Unveils Severe Storm Shelter Video included

Updated:

Springfield, MO.- (4/24/17) It may not look like much from the outside but through the one foot concrete walls, now lies one of the safest places in Springfield. “Its got restroom faculties, its got water, a backup generator in the event that we are to lose power, and so it will provide a relatively comfortable and safe space” Missouri State University has just unveiled it 1.8 million dollar FEMA safe room,  optimized for severe weather scenarios.

More>>

Apartment fire leaves 50 people homeless

Updated:

GRANDVIEW, Mo -- (04/24/2017) A massive apartment fire that broke out Sunday afternoon in Grandview, Mo. has left at least 50 people homeless and has sent five to the hospital.  The fire started around 3 p.m. at Cloverleaf Apartment Complex due to an electrical outlet explosion that residents said could have been avoided.  

More>>

Second defendant in murder trail takes plea agreement

Updated:

Springfield, Mo – (4/24/17) A second defendant has accepted a plea agreement in the 20-14 murder of Christopher Younes. Gabriella Shields, 29, avoided a trial and pleaded guilty today to 2nd degree murder and armed criminal action. Her original charge was 1st degree murder. Shields' sentencing date has been set for July 17.

More>>

Peggy Whitson topples record for longest space stay

Updated:

International Space Station – (4/24/17) Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the NASA record for longest cumulative time in space. As of 1:27 AM Eastern Time on Monday, Whitson has been in space for 534 days, or one year and 169 days. This broke the previous record of Jeff Williams, who in turn broke the record of Scott Kelly in August of 2016. Williams stayed in space another month after setting the record, but Whitson is not expected back until this September.

More>>

Eleven year old child responsible for fire

Updated:

Springfield, Mo - (4/24/17) The fire department has determined that a local house fire was a case of a child playing with matches. The fire broke out Monday morning on the 1200 block of North Colgate, a few blocks east of 160. No one was hurt, but the fire did about $500 worth of damage. The child who started the fire, whose name has not been released, has been referred to juvenile court.

More>>

Additional animal abuse charges for 3 in Pulaski County

Updated:

Pulaski County, MO - (4/24/17) New charges have been filed against three people in Pulaski County stemming from an ongoing animal abuse case. Deborah Peters, 59, now faces thirty counts of felony animal abuse as a prior offender. Police discovered that Peters previously pled guilty to animal abuse in Morgan County and is currently on probation for those charges. Michele Peters, 21, and Anthony Sisto, 24, have been charged with thirty counts of misdemeanor animal abuse.

More>>

French presidential election: Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff

Updated:

FoxNews.com - (4/24/17) French politics was shaken to its core Sunday as far-right populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron advanced to a runoff presidential election after the first round of voting.

More>>

Nixa Junior High Students Face Child Porn Allegations

Updated:

SPRINGFIELD, MO (04/21/17) - A few dozen phones were confiscated by the Nixa Police Department. Drew Douglas with the City of Nixa says it’s because a report of some inappropriate photos had been shared among the junior high students. Nixa Police were alerted that some images being shared among the students could possibly contain child pornography. 

More>>

  • LocalLocalMore>>

  • MSU Unveils Severe Storm Shelter

    MSU Unveils Severe Storm Shelter

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:00:09 GMT

    Springfield, MO.- (4/24/17) It may not look like much from the outside but through the one foot concrete walls, now lies one of the safest places in Springfield. “Its got restroom faculties, its got water, a backup generator in the event that we are to lose power, and so it will provide a relatively comfortable and safe space” Missouri State University has just unveiled it 1.8 million dollar FEMA safe room,  optimized for severe weather scenarios.

    Springfield, MO.- (4/24/17) It may not look like much from the outside but through the one foot concrete walls, now lies one of the safest places in Springfield. “Its got restroom faculties, its got water, a backup generator in the event that we are to lose power, and so it will provide a relatively comfortable and safe space” Missouri State University has just unveiled it 1.8 million dollar FEMA safe room,  optimized for severe weather scenarios.

  • Apartment fire leaves 50 people homeless

    Apartment fire leaves 50 people homeless

    Monday, April 24 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-04-25 00:32:30 GMT

    GRANDVIEW, Mo -- (04/24/2017) A massive apartment fire that broke out Sunday afternoon in Grandview, Mo. has left at least 50 people homeless and has sent five to the hospital.  The fire started around 3 p.m. at Cloverleaf Apartment Complex due to an electrical outlet explosion that residents said could have been avoided.  

    GRANDVIEW, Mo -- (04/24/2017) A massive apartment fire that broke out Sunday afternoon in Grandview, Mo. has left at least 50 people homeless and has sent five to the hospital.  The fire started around 3 p.m. at Cloverleaf Apartment Complex due to an electrical outlet explosion that residents said could have been avoided.  

  • Second defendant in murder trail takes plea agreement

    Second defendant in murder trail takes plea agreement

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:10 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:10:25 GMT

    Springfield, Mo – (4/24/17) Gabriella Shields, 29, has pled guilty to second degree murder and armed criminal action. Last week Shields’ codefendant Albert Romero, 41, pled guilty to the June 6, 2014 murder of Christopher Younes. Romero accepted a plea deal for the same charges as Shields, avoiding first degree murder charges. Romero was then sentenced to life in prison for the murder and ten years for the armed criminal action.

    Springfield, Mo – (4/24/17) A second defendant has accepted a plea agreement in the 20-14 murder of Christopher Younes. Gabriella Shields, 29, avoided a trial and pleaded guilty today to 2nd degree murder and armed criminal action. Her original charge was 1st degree murder. Shields' sentencing date has been set for July 17.

  • NationalNationalMore>>

  • New Orleans takes down prominent Confederate monument

    New Orleans takes down prominent Confederate monument

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:35:53 GMT

    Foxnews.com – (04/24/17) New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments under the cover of darkness early Monday, the latest Southern city to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. Truckers arrived at around 1:25 a.m. to begin removing the Liberty Monument, which commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans. 

    Foxnews.com – (04/24/17) New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments under the cover of darkness early Monday, the latest Southern city to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. Truckers arrived at around 1:25 a.m. to begin removing the Liberty Monument, which commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans. 

  • Peggy Whitson topples record for longest space stay

    Peggy Whitson topples record for longest space stay

    Monday, April 24 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-04-24 18:24:18 GMT

    International Space Station – (4/24/17) Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the NASA record for longest cumulative time in space. As of 1:27 AM Eastern Time on Monday, Whitson has been in space for 534 days, or one year and 169 days. This broke the previous record of Jeff Williams, who in turn broke the record of Scott Kelly in August of 2016. Williams stayed in space another month after setting the record, but Whitson is not expected back until this September.

    International Space Station – (4/24/17) Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the NASA record for longest cumulative time in space. As of 1:27 AM Eastern Time on Monday, Whitson has been in space for 534 days, or one year and 169 days. This broke the previous record of Jeff Williams, who in turn broke the record of Scott Kelly in August of 2016. Williams stayed in space another month after setting the record, but Whitson is not expected back until this September.

  • Merkley takes Senate Floor against Gorsuch

    Merkley takes Senate Floor against Gorsuch

    Wednesday, April 5 2017 9:50 AM EDT2017-04-05 13:50:35 GMT

    FoxNews.com (4/5/17) - Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley took to the Senate floor just before 7 p.m. ET Tuesday vowing to talk "as long as I'm able" to protest Republicans' 2016 blockade of President Barack Obama's nominee for the seat, Merrick Garland -- in the latest disruption on the road to a vote for President Trump's nominee.  Merkley’s staff streamed the video of him on the Senate floor. So far, the Democratic senator has spoken for over 15 hours. "Make no mi...

    FoxNews.com (4/5/17) - Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley took to the Senate floor just before 7 p.m. ET Tuesday vowing to talk "as long as I'm able" to protest Republicans' 2016 blockade of President Barack Obama's nominee for the seat, Merrick Garland -- in the latest disruption on the road to a vote for President Trump's nominee.  Merkley’s staff streamed the video of him on the Senate floor. So far, the Democratic senator has spoken for over 15 hours. "Make no mi...

  • WorldWorldMore>>

  • Trump discusses North Korea tensions with Asian leaders

    Trump discusses North Korea tensions with Asian leaders

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:08:09 GMT

    FoxNews.com-- (04/24/2017) President Trump talked to leaders of both China and Japan on Monday as tensions on the Korean Peninsula have boiled over and North Korea appears ready for an ICBM launch. Trump spoke by phone with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

    FoxNews.com-- (04/24/2017) President Trump talked to leaders of both China and Japan on Monday as tensions on the Korean Peninsula have boiled over and North Korea appears ready for an ICBM launch. Trump spoke by phone with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

  • French presidential election: Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff

    French presidential election: Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:30 AM EDT2017-04-24 15:30:05 GMT

    FoxNews.com - (4/24/17) French politics was shaken to its core Sunday as far-right populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron advanced to a runoff presidential election after the first round of voting.

    FoxNews.com - (4/24/17) French politics was shaken to its core Sunday as far-right populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron advanced to a runoff presidential election after the first round of voting.

  • How the France Election Could Impact the U.S.

    How the France Election Could Impact the U.S.

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:12 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:12:23 GMT

    Foxnews.com--(04/21/2017) As a significant trading and security partner, France’s presidential election Sunday will likely hold substantial consequences for the United States. The State Department says the U.S. and France “work closely on many issues” including counterterrorism, the Iran nuclear agreement and in international organizations like the United Nations Security Council and North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or NATO. 

    Foxnews.com--(04/21/2017) As a significant trading and security partner, France’s presidential election Sunday will likely hold substantial consequences for the United States. The State Department says the U.S. and France “work closely on many issues” including counterterrorism, the Iran nuclear agreement and in international organizations like the United Nations Security Council and North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or NATO. 

  • EntertainmentEntertainmentMore>>

  • Twin girls born with different skin colors celebrate 1st birthday

    Twin girls born with different skin colors celebrate 1st birthday

    Monday, April 24 2017 8:49 PM EDT2017-04-25 00:49:12 GMT

    QUINCY, Ill. – Happy first birthday to two unique sisters! Twin girls from Illinois — Kalani and Jarani Dean — turned 1 on Sunday, a year after their birth received widespread attention. Kalani has light skin and blue eyes, and Jarani has dark skin and brown eyes. Twin girls from Quincy, IL (Courtesy: Mary-Kathryn Nourse of Elite Photography) The girls’ parents are Whitney Meyer and Tomas Dean, from Quincy, Illinois.

    QUINCY, Ill. – Happy first birthday to two unique sisters! Twin girls from Illinois — Kalani and Jarani Dean — turned 1 on Sunday, a year after their birth received widespread attention. Kalani has light skin and blue eyes, and Jarani has dark skin and brown eyes. Twin girls from Quincy, IL (Courtesy: Mary-Kathryn Nourse of Elite Photography) The girls’ parents are Whitney Meyer and Tomas Dean, from Quincy, Illinois.

  • VIDEO: Girl freaks out when pigeon attacks on roof

    VIDEO: Girl freaks out when pigeon attacks on roof

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:41:48 GMT

    "Where are the pigeons?" 

    "Where are the pigeons?" 

  • X-Files return rewards fans who wanted to believe

    X-Files return rewards fans who wanted to believe

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:29 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:29:14 GMT

    New York, NY - (4/21/19) “The X-Files” is re-returning to television sets this fall. The iconic ‘90s show came back for a six episode run in early 2016. The original run of the show lasted nine years, spawned two movies, and won 16 Emmys, but many fans were dissatisfied with the last few seasons. The news of more episodes was well received, and when they finally aired, ratings were high. 

    New York, NY - (4/21/19) “The X-Files” is re-returning to television sets this fall. The iconic ‘90s show came back for a six episode run in early 2016. The original run of the show lasted nine years, spawned two movies, and won 16 Emmys, but many fans were dissatisfied with the last few seasons. The news of more episodes was well received, and when they finally aired, ratings were high. 

  • HealthHealthMore>>

  • Bad eating habits linked to genes, researchers say

    Bad eating habits linked to genes, researchers say

    Monday, April 24 2017 8:44 PM EDT2017-04-25 00:44:43 GMT

     (04/24/17) Have a sweet tooth and crave salty foods? That might be genetic. According to a study from the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, researchers have found links between food preference and genetics, specifically surrounding hormone regulation, depression and obesity risk.

     (04/24/17) Have a sweet tooth and crave salty foods? That might be genetic. According to a study from the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, researchers have found links between food preference and genetics, specifically surrounding hormone regulation, depression and obesity risk.

  • Women May be Getting More Benefits from Mindfulness Classes than Men

    Women May be Getting More Benefits from Mindfulness Classes than Men

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:23 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:23:40 GMT

    Foxnews.com--(04/21/2017) Practicing mindfulness-a main tenet of meditation and yoga-may improve mood in women, but not men, a new study has found. Authors from Brown University say their research suggests teachers in the mindfulness space may need to consider gender differences when holding their classes.

    Foxnews.com--(04/21/2017) Practicing mindfulness-a main tenet of meditation and yoga-may improve mood in women, but not men, a new study has found. Authors from Brown University say their research suggests teachers in the mindfulness space may need to consider gender differences when holding their classes.

  • Is Your Bed Giving You Wrinkles?

    Is Your Bed Giving You Wrinkles?

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:48 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:48:37 GMT

    Foxnews.com--(04/20/2017) Many women invest in various lotions and potions to try and ward off wrinkles – but it seems that our pillows could be hampering our best beauty efforts. While we may be aiming at getting a decent amount of “beauty sleep” it seems that cotton pillows could be ruining our chances when it comes to fighting the clock.

    Foxnews.com--(04/20/2017) Many women invest in various lotions and potions to try and ward off wrinkles – but it seems that our pillows could be hampering our best beauty efforts. While we may be aiming at getting a decent amount of “beauty sleep” it seems that cotton pillows could be ruining our chances when it comes to fighting the clock.

  • LatestLatestMore>>

  • New Orleans takes down prominent Confederate monument

    New Orleans takes down prominent Confederate monument

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:35:53 GMT

    Foxnews.com – (04/24/17) New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments under the cover of darkness early Monday, the latest Southern city to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. Truckers arrived at around 1:25 a.m. to begin removing the Liberty Monument, which commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans. 

    Foxnews.com – (04/24/17) New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments under the cover of darkness early Monday, the latest Southern city to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. Truckers arrived at around 1:25 a.m. to begin removing the Liberty Monument, which commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans. 

  • Trump discusses North Korea tensions with Asian leaders

    Trump discusses North Korea tensions with Asian leaders

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:08:09 GMT

    FoxNews.com-- (04/24/2017) President Trump talked to leaders of both China and Japan on Monday as tensions on the Korean Peninsula have boiled over and North Korea appears ready for an ICBM launch. Trump spoke by phone with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

    FoxNews.com-- (04/24/2017) President Trump talked to leaders of both China and Japan on Monday as tensions on the Korean Peninsula have boiled over and North Korea appears ready for an ICBM launch. Trump spoke by phone with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

  • MSU Unveils Severe Storm Shelter

    MSU Unveils Severe Storm Shelter

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:00:09 GMT

    Springfield, MO.- (4/24/17) It may not look like much from the outside but through the one foot concrete walls, now lies one of the safest places in Springfield. “Its got restroom faculties, its got water, a backup generator in the event that we are to lose power, and so it will provide a relatively comfortable and safe space” Missouri State University has just unveiled it 1.8 million dollar FEMA safe room,  optimized for severe weather scenarios.

    Springfield, MO.- (4/24/17) It may not look like much from the outside but through the one foot concrete walls, now lies one of the safest places in Springfield. “Its got restroom faculties, its got water, a backup generator in the event that we are to lose power, and so it will provide a relatively comfortable and safe space” Missouri State University has just unveiled it 1.8 million dollar FEMA safe room,  optimized for severe weather scenarios.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Frankly and KBRK. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.