The growing number of Muslim families in Kansas City Public Schools prompted the school board last month to approve a progressive resolution condemning violence and hate speech and express support for students who worship Islam.
Prostate cancer each year kills more than 29,000 men. It is the second leading cause of cancer deaths of men in America, and the highest incidence of the disease in the world is among African American men.
Missouri ranked No. 2 in the nation behind Massachusetts, where people’s drink of choice in social settings is beer. Budweiser, a longtime St. Louis beer maker, was responsible for the ‘Beer with Your Buds National Survey.’
Wells Fargo Chief Executive John Stumpf was grilled Tuesday by members of the Senate Banking Committee over the goings-on at the mega-bank. Wells Fargo sales employees under pressure to meet sales goals that called for every customer to have eight products with the bank, opened more than 2 million bank and credit card accounts. Regulators who disclosed the unsavory practice levied a $185 million fine against the bank.
Some members of Congress are trying to impeach Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, but people in Kansas City should be cheering the IRS center surviving federal cutbacks, prompting center closings elsewhere.