UMKC men's basketball team excited to play in first Division I postseason tournament
The UMKC Kangaroos will play in their first Division I postseason tournament in program history. They'll play University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Wednesday night at the Swinney Recreation Center. Maria Torres The Kansas City Star
UMKC head basketball coach Kareem Richardson talked about the Kangaroos 92-82 win against the Green Bay Phoenix on Wednesday in the College Basketball Invitational game at the Swinney Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Missouri-K
Courtney Frerichs, from Nixa, Mo., has the top time in the United States in the steeplechase and is likely to represent the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The former UMKC runner is competing for New Mexico this season.
Witness Bill Newcamp describes how a semi truck crashed and fell off of an overpass on Interstate 670 in Kansas City, Kan. Newcamp was waiting for a work crew near the overpass when the wreck occurred on Sunday.
Emergency crews were on the scene of a wreck that involved a semi truck that careened off of Interstate 670, near Interstate 70 in Kansas City, Kan. The driver was taken to a hospital in serious condition.
The former Park Place Hotel, consisting of two eight-story towers at 1601 N. Universal Ave., in Kansas City's East Bottoms, was imploded Sunday by 500-pounds of dynamite embedded in 2,200 holes drilled throughout the buildings.