All area veterans can now use RideKC transit for free with valid identification in a new program announced Monday at the National World War I Museum. A newly illustrated "Honor Our Veterans" bus will travel around town to raise awareness of the program.
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Veterans ride free on Kansas City buses
Iraq War vet explains decision to run for Congress
First Lady Melania Trump swats POTUS' hand when he reaches for her
KCI’s new single terminal: A timeline
David Zimmerman sworn in as interim police chief
What you need to know about Trump and Russia
Reasons why Burns & McDonnell wants to build a new airport
Condoleezza Rice comments on the appointment of Robert Mueller
Kansas Citians supporting Chelsea Manning’s release
Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice speaks in KC
Missouri legislators discuss term limits, dark money with Star's Editorial Board
'I had a misconception about the Department of Energy,' says Rick Perry in KC
Honoring law enforcement for National Police Week 2017
President Donald Trump reaches out for First Lady Melania's hand, and she seems to swat it away in a subtle moment at the Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv. The event was a welcome ceremony by Israeli President Rueben Rivlin and Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu.
Former FBI Director James Comey announced the FBI investigation into Russia and the 2016 election on March 20. Just seven weeks later, he was fired. Here's a timeline of the many twists and turns that have happened since.
Representatives of engineering firm Burns & McDonnell talked to Kansas City Star journalists Thursday after giving a presentation to the Kansas City Council on their proposal to replace Kansas City International Airport with a privately funded, single-terminal version. Video by: ALLISON LONG and LYNN HORSLEY | The Kansas City Star
Supporters celebrated the release of Chelsea Manning from Fort Leavenworth military prison Wednesday on the Plaza at the J.C. Nichols Fountain in Kansas City. Manning was convicted in 2013 of espionage after disclosing secret U.S. government files to WikiLeaks and sentenced to 35 years in prison. She served seven years in prison before President Barack Obama commuted the bulk of her remaining sentence. Video by: ALLISON LONG and RICK MONTGOMERY | The Kansas City Star
Missouri Sen. Ryan Silvey and House Minority Leader Gail McCann Beatty discuss term limits and dark money with The Kansas City Star Editorial Board members Colleen Nelson and Dave Helling. Video by Shane Keyser | The Kansas City Star
Department of the Interior manages 3,500 law enforcement officers. This video describes how they will honor officers during National Police Week (May 14–20), thanking them for the courageous work they do every day.
From Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to former campaign director Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's allies have business and personal connections to Russia. As Congress and the FBI look into Russia's involvement with the 2016 election, those connections are increasingly under a microscope.