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A two-alarm fire broke out Saturday morning at an Overland Park apartment building. Crews successfully rescued three adults, four children and one dog from ...
Circleville is reliable Republican territory. Mitt Romney won 58 percent in surrounding Pickaway County four years ago. Trump is trying to maximize his advantage outside Ohio's largest cities in hopes of flipping a state President Barack Obama won ...

"It spins these people up, thinking that 'there's ISIS in my town,' " he said. "And the paranoia gets ratcheted up.
The best argument Greitens has for his election is his outsider status with his promise to clean up corruption in Jefferson City. He sees ethical lapses in both political parties and promises to stop the revolving-door system that permits lawmakers to ...

According to the Kansas City police report, a tan Kia Soul was traveling westbound on Northwest Barry Road about 11:30 a.m.
With just 36 hours to go, here's a look at the restaurants in contention for the Kansas City Business Journal's best barbecue competition.
Zipcar, an international car-sharing network, will announce details of its expansion into downtown Kansas City at a press conference on Monday.
The New Orleans Saints (2-3) are hoping a trip to Kansas City will end with a win that pushes them to .500. Meanwhile, the Chiefs (3-2) are hoping to start building some momentum as they compete in the AFC West.
Kansas City's Municipal Housing Court already has a fund to assist low-income residents with code violations. The City Council had doubled that fund from $150,000 to $300,000 this year. But Hayden didn't qualify because she also owed back taxes on her ...
garden City, US - Residents of this small American city rallied to support the local Muslim community after federal investigators uncovered a plot by local militia members to bomb an apartment complex where many of them live.
A chemical leak at an Atchison, Kan. plant on Friday morning was created by an "inadvertent" mixture of sodium hypocholorite and sulfuric acid, city manager Trey Cocking said Friday afternoon. The leak was reported shortly after 8 a.m. on Friday ...
"I'm elated," Elieson said Thursday, the day after Kansas City, Kan., police announced the arrest of Carolyn J. Heckert in the 1989 killing of DeLeon.
Code officials, builders, efficiency advocates, and other interested parties are in Kansas City this week and next for the International Code Council's annual conference and public comment hearings.
Early voting is underway in Georgia, where a twitter campaign using the hashtag #postthepeach urges voters to take selfies of themselves with their "I'm a Georgia Voter" stickers.
Kansas City police have identified a 20-year-old man who was found stabbed to death Friday in the 2100 block of Askew Avenue as DeAnthoni Sanders.
That got me thinking about places around town that are known for a special something, a freebie that comes with every visit.
Shawnee city officials have discussed improving the Nieman Road corridor for decades, but a lack of money always stood in the way.
The Westwood City Council is lending a hand to Woodside Village project as its developers grapple with an unexpected surge in development costs.
That date was the beginning of a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by the gay and lesbian community in New York City after a police raid at the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village. ... Kansas City officially recognizes its role in LGBT ...
People will gather at 63rd and Holmes streets Friday to celebrate 63Brookside, the first new apartments built in Kansas City's Brookside area in at least 40 years. In January, homeowners may begin moving into something even more unusual - luxury ...
Kansas City, MO. -- One week after slowing down one of the NFL's highest-scoring teams, the Kansas City Chiefs face the same challenge this Sunday against a different opponent.
A former pastor of a church in New Jersey was tackled by bystanders after he allegedly tried to choke a woman's baby Wednesday morning inside an Overland Park Wal-Mart.
Archbishop of Kansas City Joseph Naumann criticized Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Tim Kaine (Va.) in a recent column as a "cafeteria Catholic" who picks and chooses which parts of his faith are "politically convenient.
Kansas City officials want an answer to a persistent question: What's the city's bang for the buck for all the development incentives it uses?
Derrick D. Horne, 26, of Grandview, was arrested Saturday night in Kansas City, Kan., after he drove an 18-year-old woman to meet with a customer who was actually an undercover officer, according to court documents.
Taylor is being held without bond in the Pennington County jail in Rapid City, S.D. No court date has been set. Authorities do not know if Taylor will fight extradition.
Kansas City, MO. - If you rely on RideKC to get to get around town or will be using the bus system to get to work Saturday, Oct. 15, you'll want to note the reroutes taking place during the Kansas City Marathon. RideKC says they will reroute most ...
So to bring in the new season, The Star staked out October's First Friday to check out a host of the city's fall style debuts.
When John Lumelleau retires in May - giving way to Glenn Spencer - it will be the first time he hasn't had a full-time job since he was 12.
Kansas City - Just days after moving into their new home, the King family said they are being forced out, all because of a scam on Craigslist.
Andy Fromm years ago put some fish tanks in his basement office simply to brighten a windowless space. After two corporate moves, those tanks have grown, literally and figuratively, into the theme around which a Kansas City company's culture is built.
Donald Trump insists he never even met some of the women now accusing him of sexual assault, and his running mate said Friday the campaign is working on producing evidence the claims are false.
They don't appear in skylines, they rarely make headlines, and they typically aren't the landmarks of any city. Usually, going to a gas station is chore, something you do quickly and without thinking too hard.
Kansas City, MO. -- A metro boy's plea has Mayor Sly James in weighing in on his request. He's 10 years old and lost his younger brother and a cousin in a high-profile drive by shooting two months ago.
For more than two years, veteran steamboat hunter David Hawley spent two or three days a week walking mid-Missouri farmland toting a magnetometer, a machine capable of detecting metal deep underground.
He developed a following posting his photographs from space. Kelly was in town to speak at the Unity Temple on the Plaza in a program sponsored by the Linda Hall Library Foundation.
A man who led Kansas City police on an early Friday car chase is being investigating for an alleged rape and kidnapping. The incident began about 12:40 a.m.
Development plans in Kansas City north of the Missouri river are fueling a boom in residential building permits that could make 2016 rival 2006, the last peak year for the city's housing growth. According to new data from the city's Planning and ...
Stacey Graves of the Kansas City police Department said in a news release late Wednesday that 12 -year-old Elexis Pinks had been found and was safe after she was reported missing about 6 p.m.
The tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City on Wednesday approved a development agreement for a proposed downtown convention hotel, a step that backers described as a sign of progress toward realizing the long-sought project.
Screaming "misery, misery, hunger is killing us," residents in this hurricane-damaged southwestern city revolted Saturday, blocking the main coastal road with chunks of trees and branches to stop a food convoy.
Kansas City, MO. - Halloween may be around the corner, but how about Christmas in October? The event brings out hundreds of volunteers to help improve homes for low-income, elderly, disabled and veteran homeowners right here in Kansas City.





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