Brady Newman-Caddell plead guilty to the 2016 kidnapping and rape of a Johnson County sheriffs deputy Thursday at the Johnson County Courthouse in Olathe. Co-defendant William Luth previously plead guilty and was sentenced to 41 years.
Kylan Scheele put his school, Truman High in Independence, up for sale on Craigslist as a senior prank. The school saw it as a credible threat, and now Scheele is not allowed to participate in graduation.
After spending 30 days in quarantine, Bam Bam, a polar bear from the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, was introduced to Berlin at the Kansas City Zoo on May 24. The two polar bears will probably spend the rest of their lives together in Kansas City.