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After heart transplant, teenager given retro surprise

Ayden Ethridge of Fredonia, Kan., was given a restored Ford Mustang at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City on Saturday, roughly half a year after receiving a new heart.

Development

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art floats its latest plans for expansion

Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is taking its case for expansion to museum neighbors and members. It particularly needs better office space and is looking to expand into houses it owns across 45th Street from the museum. It’s also working with the city and others interested in developing a cultural arts district stretching east from the Country Club Plaza.

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Family wanted: Kenadee hopes for a home

Kenadee, 16, wants to be part of an encouraging family that will not give up on her and that will provide a nurturing environment. To learn more about adoption, go to www.adoptkskids.org or call 877-457-5430

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Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying

Several manhole covers were sent into the air by a fire underneath 10th Street between Central Avenue and Wyandotte Street on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in downtown Kansas City. The Kansas City Fire Department and Kansas City Power & Light responded.
Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying 1:24

Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying

Heavy rain floods streets in Westport, submerges cars 0:15

Heavy rain floods streets in Westport, submerges cars

Grand Boulevard bridge demolished 0:49

Grand Boulevard bridge demolished

Overnight flash flooding soaks cars, streets and businesses 2:22

Overnight flash flooding soaks cars, streets and businesses