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.

Lyft driver shot in head last year: ‘I refuse to let this defeat me’

Antoine Roston, a Lyft driver shot in the head and face last October while working, has been undergoing intense therapy to get his life back. Roston is throwing a party to thank everyone who has supported him on his road to recovery.