Lee Judge

Lee Judge

The Monday Poll results on a summer of violence

Americans are still trying to make sense of the killings last week of five police officers in Dallas and two police-related shootings of black men, one in Louisiana and the second in Minnesota. The Monday Poll received almost 600 responses to statements about the incidents. The most dismaying result: 69 percent were pessimistic or very pessimistic about the current state of the nation’s future.

Lee Judge

David Brooks: The Joe Biden formation story

Every presidential candidate needs a narrative to explain how his or her character was formed. They need a storyline that begins outside of politics with some experience or life-defining crucible moment that then defines the nature of their public service.

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Watch how rolled ice cream is made

Freezing Moo, an ice cream shop in south Overland Park, offers rolled ice cream made while customers watch. The restaurant is so popular it's expanding to more locations soon.
Allison Long and Joyce Smith The Kansas City Star
Watch how rolled ice cream is made 1:28

Watch how rolled ice cream is made

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A grand vision for a grand jazz festival

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Video shows suspect placing medications under his jacket

Chiefs Andy Reid on high expectations: 'I love that. Put them as high as you want to go' 1:45

Chiefs Andy Reid on high expectations: 'I love that. Put them as high as you want to go'