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.
City councilwoman Jolie Justus, a member of the KCI terminal selection committee, says a procurement review might be helpful. 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.
Kansas has a history of electing women to positions of power, but women are noticeably absent from the crowded race for governor. This video includes photos from the Associated Press and music "The Army's March" by MMFFF/CC BY 4.0.
President Donald Trump told reporters before he left for Florida on Sept. 14, 2017 that funding "The Wall" would come after a plan for DACA but also said that samples of the proposed border wall between the U.S. and Mexico were being constructed.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, a former U.S. Navy SEAL, rappelled from the ceiling of an arena at a bull-riding event Saturday night in Springfield. Along with four Army National Guardsmen carrying the American flag, Greitens dropped in before the performance of the National Anthem at the PBR’s national Celebrate America Tour event at JQH Arena. Video courtesy of PBR
Representatives of the Edgemoor and Clarkson Construction team pledged Sept. 8 that they would provide major opportunities for local design and construction firms and workers, as well as minority and women-owned companies, to help build a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport.
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, an Obama-era initiative that shielded young undocumented immigrants from deportation, will end, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. There will be a “wind down period” to give Congress time to take action if it chooses to do so, says Sessions.
Charles Buckner, a dairy farmer from Fair Grove, wrote "Trump" in orange ink for President Trump's visit to Springfield. Buckner was one of the first people to shake hands with Trump after he descended from Air Force One.