Junius Morrow, a 30-year-old Kansas City man police say is known by the alias “Fat Boy,” was charged Friday with the Dec. 10 murder of Anthony Page Jr. at Page’s house in the 4600 block of Chelsea Avenue.
The national Center for Reproductive Rights is suing Kansas over a ban on telemedicine abortions on behalf of Wichita clinic operator Trust Women; it comes two days after the election of a pro-choice governor.
Dale Farhner, a 66-year-old veteran from Kingston, Mo., died after he was injured by a Kansas City VA Medical Center police officer during a traffic stop gone wrong, according to documents leaked to USA Today.
A KCK teenager who died in an SUV crash Thursday involving three other juveniles has been identified as Angelo DePeralta, a J.C. Harmon High School student. A GoFundMe page was created to help cover funeral expenses.
A lawsuit against Overland Park-based YRC Freight said the trucking company overcharged the U.S. Department of Defense for more than seven years. The company said the claims are “totally without merit.”
A federal court jury in Kansas City has awarded $6.5 million to a Kansas City man, who as a teen, was shot with a Taser and dropped on his face during an incident with an Independence police officer in 2014.
A man on probation in Johnson County for a sex-related crime is facing a new charge after child pornography was allegedly found on his Xbox gaming system. He was booked into the jail on Thursday night.
A group that represents survivors of clergy sex abuse called on the dioceses of Kansas City and Kansas City, Kan., to post online the names of religious leaders credibly accused of abuse. Some dioceses already are.