A congressional committee on Wednesday grilled the TSA’s top administrator. But national screening woes so far have not been a concern at Kansas City’s airport. Some 208,000 passengers will fly in and out of KCI over the long Memorial Day weekend.
Lane4 Property Group, rebuffed by Overland Park city planners in its first, larger redevelopment proposal, has submitted a new $80 million vision for only the southeast quadrant of 95th Street and Metcalf Avenue.
K12itc, which provides customized technology solutions and services for K-12 school districts, received the Mr. K Award, named after the late Ewing Marion Kauffman, founder of Marion Laboratories and the original owner of the Royals. The Mr. K Award is based on business growth or sustainability, exemplary employee relations and a commitment to community service.
Sprint’s interest in raising cash means it expects to announce a leasing deal involving its wireless spectrum assets “within the next several months,” chief financial officer Tarek Robbiati said. Sprint already has raised more than $3 billion through sale-and-leaseback deals involving smartphones and network equipment it owns.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba wowed investors when it went public in the U.S. in September 2014, and its profits have bucked Wall Street expectations amid the Chinese economy's slowdown. Yet its unorthodox business structure has raised eyebrows, it's been suspended from an anti-counterfeiting group, and now U.S. regulators are investigating its accounting practices.
Wells Fargo & Co. ends the bank’s five-year fight to settle legal claims over foreclosure missteps after the 2008 credit crisis. The agreement frees the nation’s biggest mortgage lender from loan servicing restrictions imposed last year.
Overland Park-based Sprint has fulfilled its three-year commitment to the Sprint Accelerator in Kansas City and is looking for corporate and civic partners to help sponsor next year’s program, CEO Marcelo Claure said Tuesday during the Sprint Accelerator demo day event.
Area restaurants with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: Barwaqo Restaurant, Brown Xpress Mart, Carriage Club, China Feast, China Town Super Buffet, Cocina Rio Verde, Eggtc in Shawnee, El Pulgarcito Salvadoran Restaurant, Mi Ranchito Cocina & Cantina, Old Shawnee Pizza & Italian Kitchen, the Peanut in south Overland Park, Side Pockets, Stix, Thomas Restaurant, and Wendy’s on State Avenue.
Conservatives angered by the inclusion of LGBT protections in an otherwise routine spending bill scuttled the measure Thursday in a stark display of the potency of a civil rights issue suddenly prominent in the presidential race and responsible for a legal standoff between the Obama administration and several states.
A new plan for razing and replacing the closed Metcalf South Shopping Center calls for a Lowe’s Home Improvement store to be built along with smaller retail stores around the site perimeter. Lane4 Property Group, rebuffed by Overland Park city planners in its first, larger redevelopment proposal, on Wednesday submitted a new $80 million vision for only the southeast quadrant of 95th Street and Metcalf Avenue.
Monty Davis and John SleezerThe Kansas City Star
New plan for Metcalf South property includes Lowe’s store