The Cold War, after holding the world on edge for decades, ended in 1991 with the collapse of the Soviet Union. But with the rise of terrorist groups and instability, there is a new call for nuclear response plans.
Developers of a 210-acre site near Interstate 470 and View High Drive sought and received approval from the Lee’s Summit City Council to expand a “transportation development district” to pay for infrastructure improvements.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau dropped a lawsuit in Kansas against four payday lending operations. Consumer advocates worry that it’s a signal that the agency is relaxing its scrunity of the industry under the Trump administration.