The hot political talk, and what it means, this Thursday morning:
When Joel Piaskowski a few years ago was named leader of the design team for the 2015 Ford Mustang, he knew the challenge would be to make changes while at the same time paying allegiance to the vehicles heritage.
Kansas City police officers and detectives examined a crime scene where one person died in Lot A of the Truman Sports Complex on December 1, 2013. The death is being investigated as a homicide.
Witnesses at Arrowhead Stadium saw a tailgater pummel a man who had apparently climbed into the wrong vehicle Sunday, according to new details obtained by The Star on Wednesday.
The massive Bannister Federal Complex, which opened in World War II to make warplane engines and stayed busy through the Cold War and after supplying nuclear weapons parts, will be demolished beginning in 2016.
“I enjoy getting up in the morning and walking to breakfast with the turkeys and deer,” a student (right) said of life at Hilltop Residential Center. An administrator at the facility says “more complex kids” are coming there.
When a recent visitor asked a teenager living at the Hilltop Residential Center whether she ever saw wildlife on the wooded campus, she beamed.
Missouri and other states would love to have the jobs currently at this Boeing plant in Everett, Wash..
Drooling at the prospect of thousands of manufacturing jobs, politicians in the states that sandwich Kansas City moved this week to land plane maker Boeing Co.s latest jumbo manufacturing operation.
A proposed Jimmy Johns drive-through in downtown Kansas City drew both fierce supporters and opponents Wednesday as a City Council committee considered a temporary moratorium on such projects.
The University of Missouri on Thursday will name a new chancellor for its flagship campus.
The sky above Kansas City was crisscrossed by jets and prop planes as fliers made practice and demostration runs on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2006, in preparation for the Kansas City Aviation Expo and Airshow. After a three-year absence, the air show and the Blue Angels will return Aug. 22 and 23, 2015, at Wheeler Downtown Airport.
Mark your calendars for Aug. 22 and 23, 2015.
File - In this Nov. 29, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama visit with individuals who are taking part in Fast for Families on the National Mall in Washington. About half a dozen Oregon immigrant rights activists will start a 24-hour fast on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, to protest inaction in Congress on immigration reform and pressure a local Congressman to support immigration legislation. The fast is one of several happening in states throughout the nation in solidarity with the Washington DC fasters who have drunk only water since Nov. 12 in support of reform.
Maria Mayela Urizar has allies she doesnt suspect.
View from Point of Rocks, a stopping point along the historic Santa Fe Trail, located within the Cimarron National Grasslands.
Historic preservationists have launched an online petition seeking to prevent a longtime landmark on the western edge of Dodge City from being removed to make way for an expansion of U.S. 50 to four lanes.
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The man who was struck and killed by a city bus on Interstate 35 on Tuesday was identified as 40-year-old Charles E. Turman of St. Joseph.
If you were expecting 70,000 visitors to your home for the holidays you might do this, too: Bake a 300-pound gingerbread house, decorate 24 Christmas trees, and create life-size replicas of the familys Portuguese water dogs.
Kate Blackman, director of retail operations for Parisi Artisan Coffee, was among international tasting judges who helped provide desks and supplies to a school in Rwanda.
Walk into a Kansas City cafe, and you enter a global marketplace where beans from Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Panama or any of the other 50 or so countries that produce coffee are brewing or bagged for sale.
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III would seem to be the kind of quarterback Chiefs inside linebacker Derrick Johnson would love to face.
Firefighters responding to an alarm at the Metcalf 56 Townhomes complex at 12:15 p.m. found a large fire in the back of a three-story apartment building in the 5600 block of Floyd Street.
A natural gas line that fed residential fireplaces probably caused a blaze at an Overland Park apartment complex Tuesday, a Fire Department official said.
Ukrainian lawmaker and chairman of the Ukrainian opposition party Udar (Punch), WBC heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko addresses supporters during a rally at the central Independence square in Kiev, Ukraine, on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Thousands of protesters besieged government buildings in Ukraine's capital on Monday to demand the ouster of the prime minister and his Cabinet, as anger at the president's decision to ditch a deal for closer ties with the European Union gripped other parts of the country and threatened his rule.
Towering over his fellow protest leaders, reigning world heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko has emerged as Ukraine's most popular opposition figure and has ambitions to become its next president.
The local band PedalJets have won criticial praise for their first album in decades, Whats in Between.
Opinions about the best albums of the year are nearly as diverse as the local music community itself.
Dan Meers, the man who plays the Chiefs’ KC Wolf mascot who was seriously injured while rehearsing a pregame skit two weeks ago, has been released from the hospital and is resting at home.