Listen: State social worker asks father to sign 'gag order' days after his son is killed
Clint Blansett’s 10-year-old son had been dead just a few days when a social worker from the state knocked on the family’s door. The worker wanted him to sign a form saying he wouldn’t talk about his son’s death or the Kansas Department for Childr
Jill Toyoshiba, Chris Ochsner and Laura BauerThe Kansas City Star
High school students from Topeka marched to the Kansas State Capitol building as part of a nationwide walkout in the wake of the shooting that took place at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. on Feb. 14, 2018.
Eric Stonestreet pledged to donate $1 to the SAFE (Seatbelts Are For Everyone) campaign for every new follower Kansas High Patrool Trooper Ben received in a day. This video is Trooper Ben responding to Stonestreet on Twitter. Video courtesy of @Tr
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer and Gina Meier-Hummel, secretary of the Department for Children and Families, sat down for an exclusive interview with The Star on Monday and said they are backing a bill that would open to public some information after a c
A man was fatally shot Saturday inside a home in Kansas City, Kan. This raw video shows the neighborhood where the shooting occurred, in the 1700 block of North 127th Street. (Video by Robert A. Cronkleton)
The Shawnee Mission school board held “meet and greet” sessions to introduce the three candidates for superintendent on Saturday at the district's Center for Academic Achievement in Overland Park. The three are Michael Fulton, superintendent of th
Michael Fulton, the superintendent of the Pattonville School District in the St. Louis area, was the first superintendent candidate for the Shawnee Mission School District to answer questions during "meet and greet" sessions with the public Saturd
Paul Davis weighs in on health care, a topic which is very personal because of his family’s history. Paul Davis' daughter was born with sagittal craniosynostosis. She had to have surgery when she was six-months-old to repair her cranial structure.