Donald Trump Jr. released an email chain on Tuesday that shows him discussing plans to hear damaging information on Hillary Clinton. In a statement, he said was posting the emails "in order to be totally transparent."
If you're a Midwestern political cartoonist, you are preparing for a interesting ride today as Donald Trump becomes the next president of the United States. McClatchy cartoonists Glenn McCoy, of the Belleville News-Democrat, and Lee Judge, of the Kansas City Star, explain their approaches to the same topic, the Trump inauguration, and let us peek over their shoulders as they draw their cartoons. They occasionally will do the same topic and welcome your suggestions for a shared theme.
In a holiday tradition on the Kansas City Star's editorial page, the Star's resident versifier, Don Munday, offers up a poem looking back at the year that's ending. Here's his look back at the championship year of 2015.
Dr. Bridget McCandless, president and CEO of the Health Care Foundation, and Gretchen Kunkel, with KC Healthy Kids, talk about trauma-informed care with The Kansas City Star's editorial board. Video by Steve Paul.