Former HOA treasurer admits embezzling more than $100,000

Loretta A. Lock, 78, admitted to writing 97 checks to herself on the HOA account for the Charleston Harbor neighborhood in Kansas City, North. According to prosecutors, she also made numerous cash withdrawals from ATMs at area casinos. A Missouri court ruling means her crime was demoted from a felony down to a misdemanor.

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Ten years later: Remembering Comair Flight 5191

On the morning of Aug. 27, 2006, Comair Flight 5191 crashed on takeoff at Lexington's Blue Grass Airport. Forty-nine passengers and crew were killed; one crew member survived. Ten years later, this video from that week still pays powerful tribute to the victims.
David Stephenson Herald-Leader Staff
Ten years later: Remembering Comair Flight 5191 7:33

Ten years later: Remembering Comair Flight 5191

High school football programs lacking tradition search for success in other ways 1:47

High school football programs lacking tradition search for success in other ways

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk says he regained confidence over summer 0:22

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk says he regained confidence over summer

One man killed, another wounded in Kansas City's 72nd homicide of the year 0:58

One man killed, another wounded in Kansas City's 72nd homicide of the year