<![CDATA[News Special Reports | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Special Reports news stories and articles. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST Special Reports 60 Getting off easy: Jackson County gives many violent criminals probation, data show http://projects.kansascity.com/2014/manyprobations/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:56:45 CDT http://projects.kansascity.com/2014/manyprobations/ Tragedy on the water: Lake drowning http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/article3543097.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:50:14 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/article3543097.html UMKC’s misleading march to the top 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Newsgate test http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/article8152578.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:34:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/article8152578.html A journey to the launch point of the Royals’ rocket arm http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7955736.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:43:37 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7955736.html A visual trip through the Dominican Republic http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7956240.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:19:56 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7956240.html Becoming Yordano: A special report from the Dominican http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7956099.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:50:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7956099.html Royals’ Latin American scouts keep searching for the next Ventura http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845198.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:44:50 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845198.html Rene Francisco is the Royals’ connection to Latin America http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845087.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:46:59 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845087.html Royals Academy teaches more than baseball http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:48:17 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/becoming-yordano/article7845069.html After man’s drowning in handcuffs, legislators urge changes to improve safety on Missouri lakes, rivers http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article6675654.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:33:56 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article6675654.html Merger of Missouri highway, water patrols set course for failure http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article4316850.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Dec 2014 20:40:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article4316850.html Parents of man who drowned in handcuffs file suit against trooper, Missouri Highway Patrol http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article4306146.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:52:45 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article4306146.html