When you think of the best beach towns in the U.S., you might think of places such as Miami Beach; Lahaina, Hawaii; or perhaps Santa Monica, Calif. Or, if you work at the website WalletHub, you might think of the beautiful beaches of Olathe.
A round of severe thunderstorms are expected to move into the Kansas City area Wednesday night, bringing the chance for damaging winds and hail. The best chance for severe weather is north of the Kansas City area.
The wind is “fast and furious and comes from every direction,” say cyclists traversing the country to call attention to FSHD, a type of muscular dystrophy that afflicts Brooklyn Nets broadcaster Chris Carrino.
Rob Lowe says he has seen Bigfoot in the Ozarks, and it made him very afraid. The actor has a new show called “The Lowe Files,” which premieres at 9 p.m. Aug. 2 on A&E. He and his sons, Matthew and John Owen, investigate mysterious phenomena across the nation.
The Mission City Council is holding a special meeting Wednesday, June 28, 2017, to set a public hearing for yet another version of the Mission Gateway project. The project budget has increased by $44 million because the developer is said to be negotiating with a potential office tenant.
Police were investigating after a pedestrian was reportedly struck by a vehicle Wednesday, June 28, 2017, on U.S. 71 in Grandview. Emergency personnel were dispatched to the 12700 block of U.S 71 about 6:05 p.m.
Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper Anthony Piercy avoided a jury trial when he told the judge he was guilty of negligent operation of a vessel in the death of Brandon Ellingson in late May 2014. That charge is only a Class B misdemeanor, far less than the felony the trooper faced. Though family members are torn over the plea, Ellingson’s father worried that the trial could have ended with no justice for his son.
It’s the first proposed war court prosecution of the Trump administration and, a week after the captive was given the charges at Guantánamo’s clandestine Camp 7, the Pentagon has yet to acknowledge the case on its website that proclaims, “Fairness * Transparency * Justice.”