The Big 12 is now packed into the family station wagon, playing the license plate game, with no real schedule to keep. Texas is driving, Oklahoma is barking out directions. Kansas and K-State and others are keeping to themselves, mostly, hoping they all arrive safely.
For the second time in three days, Kansas City’s streetcar service was suspended Wednesday after reports of an electrical problem. The system halted service shortly after 11 a.m. when an official observed smoke coming from the ground near an electrified streetcar pole south of 20th and Main streets.
Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, an independent audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical staff "the matter was not to be discussed further."
Johnson County voters have helped make it possible for Gov. Sam Brownback to create the financial hell Kansas is in right now. Residents of a longtime progressive, affluent county supposedly filled with smart voters have elected too many extremist, ultra-conservative Republican lawmakers in recent years. But the 2016 elections could change all that.
An internal investigative report released Tuesday examining the fire and wall collapse that left two Kansas City firefighters dead faults, in part, the Kansas City Fire Department’s culture of aggressive fire suppression for the two men’s deaths.
Dave Helling, Tammy Ljungblad and Monty DavisThe Kansas City Star
New report cites missteps that led to deaths of two Kansas City firefighters
Former NBA player Kermit Washington charged with fraud, identity theft, obstructing justice and interfering with IRS laws