The 94-year-old statue of Ceres, Roman goddess of agriculture, was removed from atop the state capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri to much fanfare. She is headed to Chicago for a year-long restoration.
A split vote may have propelled Charles Foust to his appointment as KCK’s new school superintendent. But the former Houston educator isn’t worried about naysayers. “They don’t know my story,” he told The Star.
After the The Star’s investigation into UMKC pharmacy school professor Ashim Mitra, who allegedly coerced his students to perform personal favors, Chancellor Mauli Agrawal issued a statement to the university.
A federal judge is due to hear arguments about whether to allow Somali immigrants speak at the sentencing hearing for three Kansas militia members convicted of plotting to bomb a mosque and an apartment complex where the immigrants live.