Then-FBI Director James Comey announced on March 20 that the FBI was investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian agents. On May 9, President Trump fired the FBI director, igniting an outcry that grew from just Democrats to include some Republican lawmakers as well.
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens addresses Iowa Republicans in Des Moines
Meet the teen candidates running for governor of Kansas
Overland Park council candidate says she's being bullied. Her opponent disagrees.
Kansas' government workforce reduction could have big impact for years to come
Has the city intentionally let KCI go to seed? Five things to know
Jackson County's change in assessing Country Club Plaza shorts KC schools
Trump signs health care executive order for 'Obamacare relief'
Gov. Greitens tackles rock climbing in KC
Jeff Colyer responds to school finance decision
Kansas Gov. Brownback testifies before Senate confirmation hearing
KC Mayor Sly James sings at Knuckleheads
The ACLU readies for a fight over stricter voting laws
Gov. Eric Greitens was in Des Moines on Saturday speaking to Iowa Republicans in support of Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds. The trip has set off speculation that Greitens has eyes on a future run for president.
Overland Park city council candidate Gina Burke says incumbent Terry Goodman has besieged her with texts and other communications urging her not to run and demeaning her candidacy. Goodman says he's raising legitimate concerns about her inexperience.
The Country Club Plaza sold for $660 million nearly two years ago. The Jackson County assessor’s office set its value -- minus intangibles, such as the Plaza brand, and other non-real estate variables -- at $375 million. Yet the shopping district’s 26 properties are now on the tax rolls at $145 million. The owner, Country Club Plaza JV LLC, won its protest of the higher value by claiming the increase was unfair because the values of neighboring properties went up by lower percentages in the 2017 countywide reassessment.
As Kansas City officials campaign for next month’s ballot proposition to approve creation of a new single-terminal KCI, they must also push back against the notion that they have allowed the existing airport to go to seed — as a strategy to spur passage of the $1 billion project. (Music: Poppers and Prosecco Kevin MacLeod, incompetech.com)
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday to provide what he calls "Obamacare relief" for millions of Americans. He says the action provides more competition, more choices and lower premiums. Trump said he still wants Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act.
Kansas City Mayor Sly James sang Friday, Sept. 29, at Knuckleheads with Hadacol. The band was led by Fred Wickham, husband of mayoral chief of staff Joni Wickham. James sang two B.B. King numbers, including "The Thrill is Gone."
The American Civil Liberties Union kicked off “Let People Vote” on Sunday at the Lied Center in Lawrence. The effort is aimed at opposing stricter voting regulations, which backers say will prevent voter fraud but which critics say is unnecessary and ultimately meant to suppress otherwise legal voting.
During President Donald Trump's speech at a rally in Huntsville, Ala. on Sept. 22, 2017, he called out NFL players who sit during the national anthem. Teresa Kaepernick, Colin Kaepernick's mom, commented on Trump's remarks via Twitter. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell also responded to Trump through a statement calling the president's comments "divisive."
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders lectured at Westminster College in Fulton Thursday on American leadership in a time of global crisis. Sanders made an unsuccessful bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016.
City councilman Jermaine Reed, a member of the KCI terminal selection committee, discusses problems with the process. After a difficult summer of arguments and occasional chaos, the City Council is poised to make a final decision on a developer for a new KCI terminal. But many have criticized the process.