Esther Mulbah is partnering with a Kansas City commercial kitchen to offer collard greens, Jamaican beef or chicken patties, baked tilapia filet, fried ripe plantains, African doughnuts, milk candy and more.
City Market’s new The Bite offers gourmet sandwiches, gluten-free build-your-own-tamales and gourmet ice cream sandwiches. St. Louis-based Kaldi’s Coffee taking over area Lattelands.
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were unchanged in Monday's auction.
Southwest Airlines Co. is raising the ante over Dallas Love Field.
FOMO —or the fear of missing out— is a common complaint at the South By Southwest Interactive festival in Austin, Texas each year.
It has taken 10 years for a concept hatched by UMKC professor Reza Derakhshani to be developed into a viable commercial product sold by a company headed by entrepreneur Toby Rush. In the last few months, EyeVerify has won awards for innovation and marketability of its password-replacement invention for smartphone cameras.
The education premium which says that more education will increase your earning power has survived the Great Recession.
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 26,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 323,000, the lowest level in three months as layoffs remain at pre-recession levels.
Gaw Capital Partners USA of Los Angeles has partnered with Leawood-based Executive Hills Management in conjunction with the refinancing of the skyscraper at 12th and Main streets. Its major tenants include Kansas City Power & Light, Bank of America and the Bryan Cave law firm.
A plan by developers to foreclose on a $3.1 million loan owed by the club has the tennis and swimming facility scrambling to survive. The developers, Jeff Alpert and Melanie Mann, want to close the club and redevelop the property as an upscale subdivision.
After all, the young have to make their way in a world and economy created by their parents and elders.
Here in the heartland, design, creativity and innovation thrive boosting the development of our diverse business sectors. Through its Annual Design Week, Kansas City joins other top cities internationally in celebrating design and educating communities about its effects in both industry and our daily lives.
It's not just grandma with a new hip and your uncle with a new knee. More than 2 of every 100 Americans now have an artificial joint, doctors are reporting.
China's central bank governor has said Beijing might finish the process of easing controls on interest rates within two years and market forces will set the pace for use of its tightly controlled currency abroad.
It was a safe bet that Cerner Corp. would once again lead the The Stars rankings as the regions top-performing public company. Cerner, the nations second-largest company that helps hospitals and doctors offices convert paper files into computerized medical records, is in a sweet spot. Other top-ranked companies here do business in areas that have an edge: energy, rail transit and online government services.
The already-hefty pay packages of many public-company executives bulged last year, thanks to higher values of their company stocks. Million-dollar base salaries as paid to Cerner Corp. CEO Neal Patterson (pictured) and Waddell & Reed Financial CEO Hank Herrmann are only the beginning. For most of the bigger-company CEOs, stock awards, options and non-equity incentive compensation dwarf their base pay.