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.

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Boost Mobile employee dies a hero 1:47

Boost Mobile employee dies a hero

This is the KCI parking lot where Randy Potter's body was found 1:01

This is the KCI parking lot where Randy Potter's body was found

Mummies travel to St. Luke's Hospital for CT scan 1:54

Mummies travel to St. Luke's Hospital for CT scan

Her husband’s body sat in an airport parking lot for eight months. She wants answers 2:31

Her husband’s body sat in an airport parking lot for eight months. She wants answers

Kansas City Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Fugitives 1:49

Kansas City Crime Stoppers Most Wanted Fugitives

President Trump retweets mock GIF of him striking Clinton with golf ball 0:39

President Trump retweets mock GIF of him striking Clinton with golf ball

Royals' Whit Merrifield visits kids at Ronald McDonald House 0:34

Royals' Whit Merrifield visits kids at Ronald McDonald House

Brandon Ellingson's dad reacts after trooper avoids trial 1:50

Brandon Ellingson's dad reacts after trooper avoids trial

Andy Reid on facing the Chargers and preparing for AFC West opponents 1:35

Andy Reid on facing the Chargers and preparing for AFC West opponents

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk describes how eating greens helped him lose weight 1:10

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk describes how eating greens helped him lose weight

Lawrence High School students stage sit-in to demand action

Dozens of Lawrence High School students staged a sit-in at school Monday to demand sanctions against student athletes who mocked transgender people in a group chat that was widely shared. Video courtesy of Raven Makiah Andersen-Rolland/Facebook
Jason Boatright The Kansas City Star
Lawrence High School students stage sit-in to demand action 1:11

Lawrence High School students stage sit-in to demand action

Boost Mobile employee dies a hero 1:47

Boost Mobile employee dies a hero

This is the KCI parking lot where Randy Potter's body was found 1:01

This is the KCI parking lot where Randy Potter's body was found

Burns & McDonnell says its KCI proposal was wrongly disqualified 2:30

Burns & McDonnell says its KCI proposal was wrongly disqualified