It took two years of fighting red tape into months of excavating concrete and water but Russ Nielsen was determined to find out what was inside this long ago decommissioned missile launch complex in central Missouri.
The Kansas City Police Department released a 29-second video of surveillance of a man who may have information about the death of bar owner Mike Darby who was reportedly killed May 18, 2017, while walking his dogs along the Indian Creek Trail. "We're thankful for all of the support and help," said Brian Darby of Leawood, son of Mike Darby. "We're just trying to sleep at night and finding my dad's killer will help that." The Darby family has raised to $5,000 the reward for information in the death of Mike Darby.
Kansas City police are asking the public for information about a man seen in this surveillance video, which was taken along Indian Creek Trail. The person in this video is not considered a suspect, but is someone police believe "may have vital information" in the homicide of 61-year-old Mike Darby who was found dead the morning of May 18.
The American Royal is emphasizing it is the world's largest barbecue competition with a giant billboard installed Monday featuring a 50-foot-long slab of inflatable ribs. The ribs may be larger than those of a blue whale. The billboard is a promotion to let the public know the American Royal Barbecue has moved to Labor Day weekend.
Big Slick Celebrity Weekend hosts Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, Rob Riggle and David Koechner, along with their celebrity guests, greeted fans on the red carpet Saturday morning before heading in for their bowling tournament in Overland Park.
Wendy Ewing defends her son, Jacob Ewing, as he faces allegations of rape and aggravated criminal sodomy. His trial begins Monday, June 26, 2017, in Holton, Kan. Michelle McCormick, an advocate for victims of sex crimes, shares perspective on how the alleged crimes are dividing this Kansas town.
Interim Kansas City Police Chief David Zimmerman said the Police Department is looking at ways to combat the surge of violent gun crimes in recent months. "We will be deploying some of our assets that are flexible and we are looking forward to getting that fully implemented, " Zimmerman said at a community meeting on June 5, 2017, at the Southeast Community Center in Kansas City. "Hopefully, it will have some impact on violent crime, especially in certain areas in the city. We are constantly looking at ways to try to retool what we are doing." Video by Tammy Ljungblad/The Star.
Chris Traber was driving on the 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita when he witnessed a dramatic road rage incident involving a motorcyclist and the driver of a sedan. He started recording as the incident escalated. Police are investigating.
Surveillance video shows a motorist using her car to chase a cyclist and ram him into a tree after an argument over her use of a cellphone while driving. The woman, Justine Henshaw-Bryan, 25, has been sentenced to three years in jail for causing serious injuries to the cyclist in London of last year.