The United Nations Command released video showing a North Korean defector crossing the border between North Korea and South Korea on November 13. The UNC is responsible for policing the Demilitarized Zone accused North Korea of violating the armistice agreement when a soldier crossed the military demarcation line in pursuit of the defector. South Korean officials announced on Tuesday, November 21, that the former Korean People’s Army soldier had regained consciousness after having been shot six times by North Korean border guards as he escaped via the Joint Security Area in Panmunjom.
Roy Jensen, director of the University of Kansas Cancer Center, was named 2017 Kansas Citian of the Year by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce during their 130th annual dinner in the Convention Center’s Grand Ballroom.
Harold and Alberta Leach were in Leavenworth County court Tuesday as their attorney, Max Kautsch, called for the release of criminal investigation records from the local sheriff's office, which investigated their son's disappearance in 1988. A judge will review the records before handing down a decision. The Leaches react to the day's proceedings.
Veteran journalist Charlie Rose has been accused of unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate behavior by eight women. In a Washington Post report, three women accused Rose of groping them, walking naked in front of them and relating an erotic dream. PBS has halted distribution of Rose's interview program and CBS News has suspended him.
Police are looking for the man in this video who did a smash and grab at Waldo Jewelers, 7437 Broadway, at about 3:40 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Please call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477) if you recognize him.
December Htoo, a sophomore at J.C. Harmon High School, was found fatally shot Saturday inside a Kansas City, Kan., laundromat where he worked. His younger brother, Kyaw Wah, 14, joined friends and family members Sunday in building a memorial for Htoo outside the laundry business.