Historic midtown Kansas City building changes hands

The brick edifice at 900 W. Linwood Blvd. is now owned by the Delta Educational and Economic Development Foundation, an organization founded by the Kansas City alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, a sorority for African-American women. The Delta organization said it bought the property for $315,000.


Interactive report on Kansas City's downtown development boom

Downtown Kansas City’s rejuvenation is now rolling into a new era, with the start of the $100 million streetcar line on Main Street and 70 projects in areas that include Crown Center, the Crossroads Arts District, the Downtown Loop and River Market. We map the changes in an interactive report.

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Fed moves to bar bailouts of failing firms

Rule will restrict central bank’s ability to extend emergency loans to financial institutions

Interest rates must be set high to encourage speedy repayment in cases of emergency lending

Fed spent $2 trillion on so-called too-big-to-fail companies during the financial crisis