Five thousand ticket holders from as far away as California and New York converged on a remote prairie pasture in Chase County, Kan., on Saturday, June 11, 2016, for the Kansas City Symphony's 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills.
New sets, costumes and choreography are featured in the Kansas City Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker," at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The ballet runs from December 5th thru the 24th. Video by John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star
For the first time in a month, Syed Jamal's family was able to see him in person at the Platte County Detention Center. The Kansas chemist has not seen his family since Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested him in the front yard of his family’s home in Lawrence on Jan. 24.