Star columnist Jeneé Osterheldt and Features Editor Sharon Hoffmann took a ride on a zip line at the Go Ape treetop adventure course at Swope Park. They had to traversed a combination of rope ladders, zip lines, Tarzan swings and a variety of other treetop crossings in order to complete the course on opening day.
After working the overnight shift at Mission Veterinary Emergency & Specialty in Mission, Kyle Trowbridge of Lenexa spent about several minutes scraping a thick coat of ice from his car windows before heading home. The second round of icy weather to hit the Kansas City metro area this week was less severe than expected.
At a town hall held by CNN in Sunrise, Florida, on Wednesday night, thousands of angry students, teachers and parents booed Republican Sen. Marco Rubio when he indicated that he would not support an assault-weapons ban.