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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.

Building activity climbs in KC area

Dodge Data & Analytics reported Thursday that $464.3 million in nonresidential and residential building contracts were issued last month in the 15-county area. That’s up from $111.3 million in Feburary 2014.

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Guest column: Five investment myths

There are many items to consider when determining your retirement goals and objectives. From timelines to investment amounts to portfolio construction, there is no silver bullet—however, there are plenty of myths..

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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Former St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation board fights changes in board, use of funds

Ascension/Carondelet Health has ousted the former St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation board and replaced it with company appointees. Former board members are appealing to the Missouri Attorney General to try to maintain some control over what happens to about $20 million in foundation assets. Donors gave the funds to support the hospital, which now is owned by Prime Healthcare. But the foundation’s assets weren't included in the sale and remained with Ascension/Carondelet.