Either the workers deliberately lied to law enforcement investigating the death of Caleb Schwab on the Verruckt water slide in 2016, or they were forgetful after investigators took a year to quiz them about the incident.
South Plaza residents oppose a hotel planned on 50th Street between Main and Wyandotte. The City Plan Commission voted against the Home2 Suites and Tru by Hilton hotel, but it still could be approved by the City Council.
Former Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback loomed large in a Tuesday debate between the candidates for governor - Kris Kobach and Laura Kelly - in a debate in Wichita sponsored by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters.
Before he dropped out of the KC mayor’s race to seek treatment for PTSD, Jason Kander was positioned to command an overwhelming fundraising advantage, with more than $500,000 collected in just one quarter.
Injuries were reported after a car crashed into a house Tuesday morning in Kansas City’s Northeast neighborhood, according to police. The car crashed into a house about 8:15 a.m. near Smart and Jackson avenues.
Police identified the man fatally wounded in a shooting Monday evening as 40-year-old Darrick J. Jackson of Kansas City. Jackson was found shot in a wooded area in the 4100 block of Garfield Avenue. He died at a hospital.
Emails from an opioid maker under federal indictment for an alleged kickback scheme show Overland Park doctor Steven Simon was among prescribers that company executives held up as models to their sales force.
An Aurora, Colorado, man was sentenced to 6 months in jail after having sex with his dog, and authorities said the man’s Akita, Bubba, is set to be euthanized because it is aggressive and “cannot recover.”