Kansas ranchers often burn off the dead grass in their cattle pastures to encourage the growth of new grass. In March and April, the skies become thick with smoke as controlled burns light up the Kansas skies.
About 2 p.m. Sunday a gunman opened fire on two people in a car in the River Market near the corner of Third Street and Grand Boulevard. Both the driver and passenger were hit. The car was riddled with bullet holes.
A teenage boy was found at the bottom of a swimming pool Sunday afternoon at the SureStay Plus Hotel in the Northland. Emergency crews responded and the teenager was alive when he was taken to a hospital, according to Kansas City police.
Nashville police said at least four are dead after suspect Travis Reinking opened fire at a Waffle House restaurant April 22. A customer at the restaurant was able to take the gun from the shooter who then fled the scene.