The Paris attacks have renewed debate on the U.S. government’s post-Sept. 11 domestic surveillance laws, leading to efforts to revive the issue on Capitol Hill and handing Marco Rubio an opening against Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential race.
Barbara Shelly writes that the protests on city streets and college campuses are the voice of a rising generation giving notice that they are here to disrupt a status quo that tolerates discreet and overt racism. And they aren’t going away.
Despite Thursday's steady cold rain, Kansas Citians gathered to watch the 86th annual Plaza Lighting Ceremony at the Country Club Plaza. KC native and bestselling author Gillian Flynn was the guest of honor on hand to "flip the switch" to begin the holiday season and lighting up the Plaza.