A Lenexa man has been arrested and charged with shooting another man in the head on an Overland Park street on May 15. Isaac Vano was arrested Thursday, May 24, 2018, and booked in the Johnson County Jail. The victim remains in critical condition.
Tornado chaser Jim "Mad Dog" Sellars of Springfield, Missouri, died Tuesday at age 64. In his self-written obituary he said his cremated remains will be launched into a tornado by his storm-chasing buddies. "That'll be fun!!!!" he wrote.
These Crossroads Academy high school students were invited to share their solutions to world problems at the Global Solutions Lab in June. They will present their findings at the United Nations in New York City.
A stretch of Interstate 70 will close for a weekend in early June so that crews can remove the Crysler Avenue, Pittman Road and Phelps Road bridges over the interstate in Kansas City and Independence. The highway will close the weekend of June 8.
The chairman of the Missouri House committee investigating Gov. Eric Greitens said Thursday that he's spoken with the FBI about accusations that the governor's campaign sought contributions from foreign donors.
A woman who sued a religious organization led by a man who calls himself "Allah on Earth," is entitled to $8 million in damages in a human trafficking case. She was forced to work long hours with no pay for about a decade, a federal judge in Kansas City, Kan., has ruled on May 23, 2018.
The widow and parents of slain Brookside attorney Tom Pickert have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against David Jungerman, who allegedly shot Pickert to death last year in a possible dispute over a civil case against Jungerman won by Pickert.
A well-funded liberal women’s group has endorsed Sharice Davids in Kansas’ 3rd congressional district months after its former favored Democrat in the race dropped her bid in the wake of a sexual harassment controversy.
Kansas' child welfare agency said Wednesday it is has heard multiple concerns about children who must stay in offices overnight because of a shortage of foster care beds, leading to added oversight of KVC Health Systems.
A Kansas City man was sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to smuggling contraband into the Jackson County Detention Center. The contraband included cell phones, and the man admitted to conspiring with a corrections officer.
The publisher of The Missouri Times refused to answer questions Wednesday about whether money he delivered to a St. Louis attorney originally came from a Republican donor with a grudge against Gov. Eric Greitens.
Jackson County legislator Crystal Williams is denouncing an anonymous and unfounded attempt to link her to the misdeeds of former county executive Mike Sanders, who is awaiting sentencing on a federal public corruption charge.
Social media exploded after Morgan Freeman was accused by multiple women of inappropriate behavior and sexual harassment. Check out fan and fellow celebrity Twitter reactions after the newest #metoo accusation.
Crossroads Academy high school students plan to travel to the Global Solutions Lab next month and share ideas for solving some of the world's most pressing issues at the United Nations in New York City.