At least two people were injured after a Northland home caught fire Tuesday night in the 4800 block of North Wallace Avenue, Kansas City police said. Police were also called to investigate a disturbance near the burning home.
Morris “Mac” Clay was a regular at the Palestine Senior Activity Center until he was shot to death this month. Clay was one among a host of shooting victims in an exceptionally violent August in Kansas City.
The red tail boa constrictor that was discovered draped over a mailbox by a postal worker last week, is now in the care of a Johnson County chiropractor. Dr. Larry Holtfrerich is taking care of the adult female boa until the owners come forward.
North Carolina’s new prisons chief Reuben Young told the Observer he wants stiffer criminal penalties for inmates who assault correctional officers. The proposal comes after attacks at Bertie and Pasquotank prisons killed five employees in 2017.
A man who was caught wading into a river of feeding bears to capture a selfie could soon face charges. The man and three others entered a closed area of Katmai National Park in Alaska and a bear cam captured the incident.
Prairie Village police, with the help of several other agencies, took an armed man into custody early Saturday morning in the 3000 block of West 69th Street, near the Indian Hills Country Club in Mission Hills.
Kansas City Royals shortstop Adalberto Mondesi went 4 for 4 at the plate, two of them doubles, and stole three bases during Tuesday's August 14, 2018 baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Kauffman Stadium.
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