Editorial: Work on Missouri’s Real ID compliance should continue

Missouri lawmakers should bring the state into compliance with the Real ID Act, despite opponents’ fears of a conspiracy to invade your privacy. The deadline is approaching, and without legislative action, residents won’t be able to use a Missouri driver’s license to get on an airplane starting in 2018.

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Kansas girl appears on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' for Presidents Day

At age 7, Macey Hensley from Council Grove, Kansas knows more about U.S. presidents than most people. She’s gotten to know things about the country’s newest president, too. This video includes footage from The Ellen DeGeneres Show and music by Kevin MacLeod "Bit Quest" / CC BY 3.0.
Leah Becerra The Kansas City Star
Kansas girl appears on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' for Presidents Day 1:21

Kansas girl appears on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' for Presidents Day

Kate Cosentino performs 'Miss January' at Kansas City's Record Bar 2:20

Kate Cosentino performs 'Miss January' at Kansas City's Record Bar

Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City 1:08

Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City

Royals catcher Salvador Perez gets hit by Lorenzo Cain's backswing 0:40

Royals catcher Salvador Perez gets hit by Lorenzo Cain's backswing