Copies of the Green Book, a real guidebook that helped black travelers navigate segregated America, are kept at KU’s Spencer library. Several former Kansas City sites featured in the book still remain.
Guy Fieri, host of “Diners, Dives and Drive-ins,” has opened his Dive & Taco Joint in Kansas City’s Power & Light District’s Live Block. Menu items include cheeseburger tacos and roasted pineapple margaritas.
Virginia lawmakers are unveiling a budget plan that gives increased raises to state workers and public school teachers, freezes tuition increases at state universities and pads the state's rainy day accounts.