Police investigated a homicide Sunday, May 20, 2018, in the 1500 block of North 5th Street in Kansas City, Kansas. A man in his 20s was found shot to death in a car in the parking lot of a townhome complex.
A working mother with two jobs, Larena Bryant is struggling to pay for lights and rent while facing more than 20 outstanding traffic tickets. In 2017 she was the third most ticketed driver in ZIP code 64130.
On Tuesday, May 15, Cedric Workuff walked into a Popeyes in south Kansas City and sang about quitting his job (except he doesn't work there). The prank was filmed by video producer Marco Summers, who also wrote the song. Warning: graphic language.
The historic arena in the West Bottoms is being transformed into a state-of-the-art, $39 million youth and adults sports facility. The iconic arena that once hosted college and pro basketball, hockey, rock concerts, and more, is now Hy-Vee Arena.
Russell James Fisk, a well-known tattoo artist killed in a shooting in Kansas City's Northland over the weekend, was the type of person who wanted to make everybody feel special. On Friday, police found Fisk fatally shot inside a sports car.
Several members of the Grandview High School track team were injured Saturday night when their bus collided with a minivan at Westbound 50 Highway and Route Z , southeast of Kansas City. The minivan driver was charged with DWI.
Retired Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté, who was named interim Jackson County Sheriff, held a meet and greet with the public Saturday and commented on the conditions and operations at the troubled Jackson County Detention Center.
Rachel Black wrote the song "Edyka" to tell the story of her grandmother, Ethel "Edyka" Black, escaping a Nazi death train with the help of her mother, Fanya Katz. She was later pulled from a mass grave by the man she would eventually marry.