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In Depth

Kansas Citians with chronic pain take their plight public

A group has formed in Kansas City to create more awareness of chronic pain

The group, Relieving Pain in Kansas City, is attracting national attention

Some doctors are wary of prescribing drugs for chronic pain, especially to women or African-Americans

The Star's Andy McCullough and Fox Sports Kansas City broadcaster Ryan Lefebvre crossed paths several times while covering the Royals this season. Here are a few of the best moments.

Performing Arts

Thomas Hart Benton meets the movies

“American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood” opens Oct. 10 at the Nelson

Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins museum has the largest public holdings of Benton’s art

To some he was a glorified illustrator. To others he was a uniquely gifted storyteller