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

Listen to Toni Anderson talk with police officer during traffic stop

The North Kansas City Police Department has released dash cam video showing Toni Anderson being pulled over by an officer early in the morning on Jan. 15, 2017.
North Kansas City Police Department
Listen to Toni Anderson talk with police officer during traffic stop 5:01

Listen to Toni Anderson talk with police officer during traffic stop

Baby black rhinoceros calf born at St. Louis Zoo 1:18

Baby black rhinoceros calf born at St. Louis Zoo

Analysis: Where do the Royals go from here? 2:50

Analysis: Where do the Royals go from here?

Vaccines by the Numbers: A public health achievement 0:46

Vaccines by the Numbers: A public health achievement