Relatives of the 3-year-old were distraught as they arrived at a townhouse in the 1800 block of Topping in Kansas City. Police were called to the home at 10:32 a.m. and found a boy with a gunshot wound, police said.
Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to remove Dakota Access pipeline protesters who have camped on private land to block construction of the oil pipeline.
Volunteers from CarMax, Cornerstones of Care and the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department joined with other volunteers and KaBOOM!, a non-profit dedicated to active play for children, to build a Hyde Park playground in five hours.
John SleezerThe Kansas City Star
Volunteers build Hyde Park playground in five hours
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