The Airline History Museum at Wheeler Downtown Airport in Kansas City has a new plane in its fleet — a former American Airlines Boeing 727-223. The Museum of Flight in Seattle donated the plane in March. The plane is being readied for a ferry flight to Kansas City.
Ramon Minjares-Garcia, 24, was fatally shot around 5 a.m. June 19. Police said they believe a smaller, four-door SUV, possibly red, was involved in the crime, which occurred near 18th Street and Central Avenue.
Kansas City’s Hispanic community is presenting a strong front against a proposed 48-unit apartment development on the West Side. Developer EPC Real Estate has been meeting with neighbors and downsized the original plan, but some longtime residents say they don’t want the project. EPC sees four options if the current plan isn’t approved.
Tianna Britt, 36, of Strasburg, Mo., was walking across the tracks that run along Missouri 58 about 2 a.m. Thursday and stopped on the north rail. A westbound Union Pacific train struck Britt just east of South Shimel Road.
A man was shot while driving with his girlfriend a block from his home after 11 p.m. Wednesday. The couple heard shots from outside the vehicle. The man was struck and drove himself to a fire station at 3211 Indiana Ave.
For its July issue, the editor-in-chief of the Mexican and Latin American edition of Marie Claire has climbed atop her glossy soap box with a cover that pleads: "Dear Ivanka. When will you protect us from your father?"
As soon as Britain formally notifies the EU of its intention to leave – a step that might not happen for months – it will enter into a two-year negotiating period in which the remaining EU states dictate the terms of their future relationship with Britain.