Thelma's Kitchen, a Donate-What-You-Can community cafe at 31st and Troost, is the first of its kind in Kansas City. Thelma's aims to bring people together and transform Troost Ave from a dividing line into a gathering place.
Chris Watts, 33, has reportedly confessed to murdering his pregnant wife, Shanann Watts and their two daughters, who had been missing since Monday. He was taken into custody by the Frederick Police Department on Wednesday, August 15, 2018.
A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1,000 child victims. The grand jury report released August 14 says that number comes from records in six Roman Catholic dioceses.
Fritz's Chili, located at 75th St. and Metcalf in Overland Park, has been serving chili to Kansas City for more than five decades, starting as Dixon's Chili. The restaurant will close its doors on August 24, 2018.