Kansas City police arrested a 34-year old man Sunday after he allegedly shoved a paramedic out of the back of an ambulance.
Area restaurants and grocery stores with seven or more critical or priority health code violations: Grab N Go 1, Green Duck Lounge & Grill, El Poblano, Gram & Dun, Texas Tom’s, Lulu’s Thai Noodle Shop & Satay Bar, China Feast, Sushi Haru, China Dragon, El Pulgarcito Restaurant, Iron Wok Chinese Restaurant, Lipari Sunfresh, and Pak Ling Express.
A new bill mandating insurance coverage of autism emerges in the Kansas Legislature. Advocates of children with autism believe the legislation will not go far enough to relieve the cost of expensive therapies needed to help children build a life for th…
It has been nearly a year, and residents of Franklin County, Kan., finally may get some answers. Beginning Tuesday, prosecutors will reveal for the first time details of what happened to four people, including a young Olathe mother and her 18-month-old…
In the third-seeded Missouri Comets’ 20-6 Major Indoor Soccer League semifinal win Sunday at Independence Events Center, goalkeeper Danny Waltman smothered the high-scoring attack of No. 2-seed Milwaukee the way he did the ball on many of his 21 saves …
A 1-year-old child apparently received only minor injuries after falling out of a moving car early Sunday night in Lee’s Summit, authorities said.
Thinking Bigger Business Media held its annual 25 Under 25 reception and awards banquet Saturday evening at the Downtown Marriott’s Muehlebach Tower. The 25 Under 25 program has honored 325 Kansas City small businesses since 2002.
If any moment epitomized the transcendent mood that filled Liberty Hall on Saturday night, it was when Sharon Jones led her Dap-Kings into “Get Up and Get Out.” Before they lit the fuse on it, Jones advised the sold-out, wall-to-wall crowd that this ve…
Former three-term state Rep. Patricia Lightner of Olathe announced her candidacy, triggering an August primary and adding a new twist to a race that is now increasingly difficult to handicap. She will face incumbent chair Ed Eilert and commissioner Ed …
Kansas City police are investigating after a homeless man was found beaten and incoherent Saturday night near 9th Street and Highland Avenue.
Before Saturday’s game at Tennessee, some prominent national observers still projected the Missouri Tigers in the 68-team field for the NCAA Tournament despite a disappointingly uneven run through the Southeastern Conference. Others had Missouri on the…
Central Missouri senior forward Keuna Flax came through with a driving layup with 5 seconds remaining, propelling Central Missouri to a 71-69 victory over Fort Hays State. The Jennies will play Emporia State for the title at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Olathe police went bar-to-bar Friday night to check if establishments were making sure patrons were old enough to drink alcohol.
A motorcycle rider suffered serious injuries late Friday when his cycle struck the rear of another vehicle on southbound Interstate 35 in Olathe.
The victim was bludgeoned to death in a homeless camp along the Missouri River.
She will take the helm of the program that replaced Walt Bodine’s long-running show on the public station at 89.3 FM. Kaufmann worked alongside Bodine from 2008 to 2010.
U.S. hiring improved in February from the previous two months despite a blast of wintry weather, likely renewing hopes that growth will accelerate this year.
The firefighter, who fell on stairs, was taken to the hospital for evaluation of a back injury. The firefighter was treated and release.
Seems to me they are the wrong people to be playing cat and mouse games with
Kansas Sens. Jerry Moran and Pat Roberts split on approach to prosecuting sexual assault cases in the military.
That screening found that the oxygen level in Cassandra Foster’s first child, Sophia, was dangerously low. It was the first step to discovering that Sophia had numerous critical heart defects. Sophia is healthy now, and her mother wants every newborn i…
Measures would help microbreweries and allow grocers and convenience stores to phase in sales of strong beer, wine and liquor. Opposition has come from retail liquor stores and beer wholesalers.
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Missouri junior Kearsten Peoples, a native of Ottawa, Kan., will head to the 2014 NCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships, which begin March 14 in Albuquerque, N.M., as the favorite in the women’s shot put.
In 27 days, James Shields intends to stand atop the mound at Comerica Park in Detroit as the Royals Opening Day starter for the second year in a row. He will also cross a self-imposed deadline for any contract negotiations. Shields has said repeatedly …
Three suspects are now charged in the southern Missouri case
Independence police arrested a suspect who allegedly robbed a postal carrier in Kansas City on Tuesday afternoon.
Carl Kasell, a signature voice of NPR News for decades, is stepping down from the comedy news quiz show “Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me!” and retiring from the network this spring.