"Just go out and make your argument and tell people why you believe what you believe." - Missouri 2016 U.S. Senate candidate Jason Kander speaks to Melinda Henneberger at the Democratic Party's "Winning Back the Heartland" seminar Oct. 13.
A person was shot and killed by an Overland Park police officer Saturday evening when police responded to a call about someone reportedly attempting to harm themselves. The incident happened near England Street and 149th Terrace.
Truman Library in Independence was closed on Saturday due to the government shutdown. Visitors from Klamath Falls, Ore., about 1,700 miles away, drove up and found the doors locked. A person who answered the phone at the library said they did not know when the library would reopen.
Sights and sounds from the Women’s March 2018-Lawrence Still Marching event in Lawrence on Saturday. The event was one of dozens organized across the country to commemorate the one-year anniversary of protests held after President Donald Trump's inauguration. Organizers said the event was aimed at celebrating the political accomplishments of women in the past year and looking ahead to upcoming elections.