Doomsday KC

Doomsday KC

Brief storm left many long-lasting impacts

About 10:30 on the morning of May 11, 1886, the skies above downtown Kansas City changed from radiant blue to murky green, a sight that witnesses would never forget. A giant cloud formation barreling in from the southwest paused over the south bank of the Missouri River, casting darkness onto Lathrop School at Eighth and May streets.

Videos

How to properly tie your shoelaces

Rocky Horowitz, owner of Bob Jones Shoes located in Kansas City's Crossroads district, demonstrates the proper way to tie your shoelaces.
Monty Davis The Kansas City Star
How to properly tie your shoelaces 2:42

How to properly tie your shoelaces

Protestors chant 'no more racism' outside Fort Osage High School after racial threats 0:34

Protestors chant 'no more racism' outside Fort Osage High School after racial threats

Arrests made after student threatened with gun on Facebook Live 1:30

Arrests made after student threatened with gun on Facebook Live

Danny Duffy: 2:35

Danny Duffy: "It was a terrible call"