Star Magazine

Love Story

From Romania came love

In 2002, TV anchor Elizabeth Alex planned to return to Romania but instead had to fly to New Orleans to cover Hurricane Katrina. When Alex Drescanu,  her local translator, realized she wasn’t coming, he felt bereft. He called her and said, “I miss you.”

Love Story

All it took was just one look

That night Thaylia Smith wrote on her calendar, “Drummer sat at table.” She continued to attend the late-night sessions at Jardine’s Restaurant and Jazz Club, and she and Patrick Conway got to know each other.

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Multiple cars involved in wreck on I-70

Several vehicles were involved in a wreck on eastbound I-70 between 57th and 61st Streets in Kansas City, Kan., Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. Several other vehicles were also pulled over further west, near the Turner Diagonal exit.
Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
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Multiple cars involved in wreck on I-70

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Nelson-Atkins Museum plans for growth

Mizzou men's basketball coach Kim Anderson on the Italy trip 3:19

Mizzou men's basketball coach Kim Anderson on the Italy trip

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Crews repair Olathe power lines after Wednesday storm