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January 15, 2019 - 6:49 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - An arbitrator has found that a Kansas military school failed to supervise its cadets and intentionally inflicted emotional distress in 2014 on a bullied 11-year-old student who had been tied together with his harasser in public as punishment. The boy was later allegedly raped...
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January 15, 2019 - 6:25 am
As the Kansas City Chiefs focus their attention on this Sunday's AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots, one of their former players is looking for a new opportunity. The team cut runningback Kareem Hunt after a video surfaced of him assaulting a young woman outside a hotel room in...
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January 15, 2019 - 6:03 am
The Kansas City area is bracing for another blast of winter weather as residents continue to clean up the damage from the last one. Homeowners who have limbs and trees down because of the heavy snow should consider calling professionals, because the process of cutting wood and cleaning it up can be...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The leader of the Missouri Republican party says the FBI should review a standoff between Kansas City area labor unions and Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker, who is chairwoman of the state Democratic party. Baker and the International Association of Fire Fighters...
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January 14, 2019 - 6:53 am
The massive snowstorm that blew through Kansas and Missouri Friday and Saturday left behind a band of fallen tree limbs and utility lines. Kansas City Power & Light reported more than 47,000 customers without electricity as of early Monday morning. More than eight inches of snow fell on parts...
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January 14, 2019 - 6:22 am
An organization based in Belton has donated more than 7.1 million blankets nationwide to children who are ill or facing traumatic situations. Project Linus was named after the beloved Peanuts character Linus van Pelt, a little boy who has been known for decades for his intelligence and the comfort...
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January 14, 2019 - 5:58 am
People who are planning on buying a new house and filling it with brand new furniture may want to consider fire safety and vintage models. Building materials in new homes are sometimes stronger and more environmentally friendly, but they do not stand up as well to fires. Engineered beams, which are...
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January 14, 2019 - 4:41 am
The Kansas City Chiefs dominated the Indianapolis Colts in the divisional playoffs to earn its first appearance in the AFC Championship game since 1994. The Chiefs defense held the Colts to only 263 yards of total offense on the way to a 31-13 victory. Patrick Mahomes threw for 278 yards while...
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January 11, 2019 - 10:59 am
BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A 21-year-old man is jailed in the deaths of a Wisconsin couple he killed because he wanted to kidnap their teenage daughter, investigators said Friday, a day after the girl approached a stranger along a rural road saying she'd been abducted in October and held against her will...
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January 11, 2019 - 7:19 am
As groundbreaking is delayed for a new terminal at KCI, Kansas City councilman Quinton Lucas is raising questions about financing for the project. Three ordinances are headed to the airport committee on which Lucas serves. One authorizes issuance of airport obligation bonds, but has a provision...
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