MISSOULA, Mont.–Republican Greg Gianforte overcame a last-minute assault charge to win Montana's special congressional election Thursday, keeping its lone House seat in GOP hands and dealing Democrats a setback in their bid to gain a red-state toehold ahead of the 2018 midterm election.
Kansas City’s second public hearing on the proposed plan for Burns & McDonnell to finance, design and build a single terminal at Kansas City International Airport raises several issues, including the participation of the airlines, which have shared little public comment.
A senior adviser to Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens responded to U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill’s criticism of the governor’s reliance on dark money Wednesday by pointing out the Democrat has also received hefty support from groups with anonymous donors.
The bill calls for doctors to provide more information at least 24 hours before an abortion. Kansans for Life has strongly advocated for the bill, but Planned Parenthood has been a constant critic of the legislation. May 25, 2017
The jail that occupies the top floors of the Jackson County Courthouse in Kansas City has not been used for nearly 40 years, but images from the archives of The Kansas City Star show how the facility got a reputation as a place where no one wanted to be.
Chris OchsnerThe Kansas City Star
Historic images of life inside the old jail in the Jackson County Courthouse
Jackson County officials debate the need for a new detention center