<![CDATA[National]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/ en-us Mon, 19 May 2014 14:24:04 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 19 May 2014 14:24:04 CDT National 60 Boy Scout board approves end to blanket ban on gay adults http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article29076178.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:24:38 CDT

GOP’s 2016 candidates: Pay attention to us, not Trump. Please! http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article29000464.html#storylink=rss Republicans having a tough time getting noticed

Obama wonders if outrageous GOP comments an effort to ‘trump’ Trump

Huckabee, Obama duel over Iran nuclear pact

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:12:43 CDT

Hispanics’ population rises, but their home ownership doesn’t http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article28881919.html#storylink=rss Hispanics numbers are growing, which may help housing

Creditworthiness measures undercount Hispanics

New measures of creditworthiness could boost Hispanic home ownership

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:07:38 CDT

Exclusive: Family detention social worker speaks out http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28800502.html#storylink=rss Former employee says center in Karnes, Texas, isolated mothers and children in medical unit as punishment

Facility asked her to lie to federal officials and punished residents who sought medical care, she says

Company officials refute charges and say facility provides high-quality care in a safe environment

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:10:57 CDT

Cuban-American lawmakers alarmed at Cuba’s upgrade on trafficking report http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article29065504.html#storylink=rss Sens. Marco Rubio, Robert Menendez find upgrade hard to believe

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: ‘An insult to the Cuban people’

State: Cuba making progress, but problems remain

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:07:21 CDT

Obama chides 2016 candidates for ‘ridiculous,’ ‘sad’ remarks http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28797412.html#storylink=rss Huckabee said Iran deal was ‘marching the Israelis to the door of the oven’

Cruz said Obama – not Iran – is the leading state sponsor of terrorism

Obama: Series of attacks would be ‘ridiculous if it weren’t so sad’

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:54:27 CDT

Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28849609.html#storylink=rss HEMPSTEAD, Texas – The district attorney investigating the death of Sandra Bland says he’s bringing in a committee of outside attorneys to review evidence as it’s collected.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:02:05 CDT

Clinton offers energy plans, declines comment on Keystone XL oil pipeline http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28862665.html#storylink=rss Clinton calls global warming one of the ‘most urgent threats of our time’

She proposes every home in the United States be powered by renewable sources by 2027

She touts combating climate change by changing tax code to promote renewable energy

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:50:11 CDT

Clinton’s bid leans on a Latina, fresh from her own (losing) campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28869964.html#storylink=rss Amanda Renteria was 1st Latino chief of staff for a U.S. senator, Michigan’s Debbie Stabenow

After losing congressional bid, she’s working to mobilize coalition of minority voters that elected Barack Obama

She lacks pretension common in politics, can carry on a conversation with the apolitical

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:19:20 CDT

Panel of attorneys named to review Sandra Bland death http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28938904.html#storylink=rss Texas prosecutor: Committee to advise him based on ‘credible evidence and not rumors’

He still plans to present grand jury case in August for possible criminal charges

Texas Rangers, FBI also are reviewing case of jailed woman dying after traffic stop

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:27:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28938904.html
Police: Teen shot, gravely hurt near site of Baltimore unrest after Freddie Gray funeral http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28843966.html#storylink=rss Man, 18, has been shot in the chest near site of April unrest

Officers heard gunshots at 10:53 a.m. Monday; area calm by midday

A person of interest is in custody

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:39:20 CDT

Huckabee on Obama’s Iran deal: He’s marching Israelis ‘to the door of the oven’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28791325.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 17:25:00 CDT

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston, has died http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28782646.html#storylink=rss Brown passed away six months after being found unresponsive in bathtub

She was hospitalized for months in Atlanta – eventually being placed in hospice care

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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 13:33:00 CDT

Owl with an attitude wins face-off with deputy http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28650889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 06:39:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28650889.html 3 pension funds sue New Jersey for billions in damages http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article28823353.html#storylink=rss Suit says Chris Christie’s government breached contracts by contributing less than promised

It’s the latest volley in a prolonged dispute

Saga could dent the presidential aspirations of GOP hopeful Christie

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:09:32 CDT

California seeing more wildfires, but sustaining less damage http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28797259.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:39:04 CDT By SCOTT SMITH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28797259.html Documents related to unrest after Gray death released http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29076580.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:34:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29076580.html After Olympic dreams fizzle, Bostonians wonder: Now what? http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28937425.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:30:04 CDT By PHILIP MARCELO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28937425.html 10 Things to Know for Tuesday http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29075197.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:08:58 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29075197.html 3 men charged with murder of teens in firebombing http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29074372.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:04:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29074372.html AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article28793392.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:04:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article28793392.html Scientist: Whale deaths off Alaska island remains mystery http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28886239.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:44:04 CDT By RACHEL D'ORO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28886239.html Boy Scouts of America end total ban on gay adults http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28859911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:55:04 CDT By DAVID CRARY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28859911.html Federal prisons agree to recognize humanism as religion http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28871422.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:29:04 CDT By STEVEN DUBOIS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28871422.html Pool fire at The Cosmopolitan fueled by fake palm trees http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28903021.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:25:04 CDT By KIMBERLY PIERCEALL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28903021.html Mother pleads for return of missing California 8-year-old http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28799134.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:24:07 CDT By MARTHA MENDOZA ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28799134.html Judge: Citizens United must disclose donor information to NY http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28928143.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:20:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28928143.html Remains of Pearl Harbor victims raised for identification http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28855606.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:20:04 CDT By AUDREY McAVOY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article28855606.html 3 pension funds sue New Jersey for billions in damages http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article28797265.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:07:08 CDT By GEOFF MULVIHILL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article28797265.html Judge says she did not involuntarily commit theater gunman http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article28913482.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:07:05 CDT By RAY HENRY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article28913482.html