After nearly four months of talks, Kansas City Public Schools will not support Mayor Sly James’ proposed 3/8-cent sales tax to support pre-kindergarten programs; 14 other districts are expected to do the same.
Lawmakers finally came to an agreement on standards of how to deal with allegations of sexual harassment in Congress, key lawmakers said Wednesday, months after the respective chambers passed very different bills on the subject.
Bill Snyder retired as Kansas State’s football coach earlier this month, but the university plans to pay his $3 million buyout as if he was terminated from the job without cause. Gene Taylor explains why.
The Kansas City Chiefs host the Los Angeles Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium on Thursday night. KC Star beat writer Lynn Worthy gives the keys to victory and a rundown on the key figures of the Chargers’ coaching staff.
All eyes will be on the guys who didn’t play in the first Chiefs-Chargers matchup of the season. Thursday night, both the Chargers’ Joey Bosa and Kansas City’s Eric Berry are expected to be on the field.
Mizzou defensive end Tre Williams was charged with second-degree domestic assault, a felony, after his arrest on Sunday. Williams’ girlfriend told police he choked and hit her, according to court documents.
The city helped a property owner clear out homeless campers in a vacant industrial lot in Kansas City’s Northeast neighborhood, near 14th Street and Spruce Avenue. The campers said they were treated roughly, with threats of guns and shelters set on fire.
The Missouri Republican Party is demanding that the attorney leading Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s investigation into Attorney General Josh Hawley recuse herself because of donations to Democratic candidates.
Kansas City had hoped to land the NFL Draft in 2019 or 2020. Didn’t happen. After previously announcing the 2019 edition of the event would take place in Nashville, the league on Wednesday awarded 2020 to Las Vegas.
Chris Klieman won over Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson and the vast majority of his Wildcats teammates with his introductory speech late Tuesday night. He shared his coaching mantra: Win the dang day.
The Kansas City Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes carved up the Los Angeles Chargers in the season opener in California. Now that defensive end Joey Bosa is healthy, the Chiefs’ offense will have its hands full handling the pass rush.
At least one Kansas State football player didn’t embrace Chris Klieman as the team’s new football coach. Isaiah Harris announced Wednesday that he will transfer and look to play elsewhere in future seasons.
President Donald Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen gets three years' prison for crimes that included arranging hush money to conceal then-candidate Trump's alleged sexual affairs; prosecutors say National Enquirer parent co. dispensed some of the cash.
In 2013, Kansas City recorded 100 people killed in homicides. Five years later, 40 remain unsolved, highlighting a problem shared with cities across the country — for many, getting away with murder is easy.