White House press secretary Josh Earnest is a a lifelong Royals fan. Maybe no one was happier to have them visit Thursday than the Barstow School graduate. Six months from the end of the job, Earnest’s grace and eloquence have distinguished his work despite the turbulent times.
Chipotle’s free all-day festival was held Saturday in Penn Valley, returning to Kansas City for a second year. The festival featured cooking demonstrations, live music, food exhibits, games and local food vendors. About 23,000 people attended the event in 2015. It was also held in Phoenix in April and will be in Miami in November.
Kansas City, Kansas Police Department Captain Robert "Dave" Melton was laid to rest on Saturday with a funeral service at Children's Mercy Park following the fatal shooting of the 46-year-old veteran officer on Tuesday.
Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton
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