Frank Mason’s high school government teacher said she sat at her desk and cried after failing the current University of Kansas Jayhawks basketball star. It was a rough situation, but one that Mason turned into one of the all-time successes in KU basketball recruiting.
Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté will be owed the payout as part of his contract. The city’s police union said it is concerned that the large one-time payout would cut into the police department’s overall budget and its request for more money for raises for officers.
Kurt Cochran of Utah was killed and his wife, Melissa, was seriously injured when an attacker plowed an SUV into pedestrians Wednesday on London’s Westminster Bridge and then stabbed a police officer inside the gates of Parliament.
Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté will be remembered as the city’s first African-American chief. But he distinguished himself in many other ways, providing a shot of adrenaline to a police department too often wrapped in tradition and habit.
Pauletta Ashby and her son Damian Ashby returned to their Overland Park home Tuesday afternoon near the CityPlace development, only to find everything was burnt and gone. Pauletta recounted how she survived the eight-alarm fire while salvaging few remaining stuffs in the house that are important to her.
Shelly YangThe Kansas City Star
Overland Park woman returns to her burnt-out house near CityPlace development
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