Teen writes about living at home with the crack addict her mother married
"I sat outside my home and listened to my sister scream for help," wrote Kayla Perez, 21, of Overland Park, who is the author of the first story in a new book, "Welcome to My Neighborhood." It is framed as a children's book, similar to Golden Book
Multiple crashes along Interstate 70 east of downtown Kansas City caused traffic delays Monday afternoon. Wrecks involving multiple vehicles were reported shortly after 3 p.m. on westbound I-70 near Prospect Avenue and Woodland Avenue.
On Oct. 18, 2011, Payette County Sheriff's Deputy Scott Sloan was involved in a fatal crash while driving in his patrol car at 115 mph, responding with lights and sirens to a 911 call. Sloan hit Barry Johnson as Johnson turned into his driveway.
A helicopter from the Los Angeles Police Department captured video of lifeguards rescuing two kids caught in a rip current at Venice Beach. Rip currents can be dangerous because they pull people away from the shore.
When the Savoy Grill reopens as the Savoy this summer, the original restaurant will be restored as a lounge featuring Harry S. Truman's favorite booth. But the new dining room will have a contemporary look.
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.