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
Two undercover Kansas City police officers were shot in Kansas City near U.S. 40 and Manchester while making an arrest, Kansas City police said Sunday. A third officer was shot at 30th Street and Topping.
Jennifer Long was just 16 in 1998 was she was raped, murdered and her body dismembered. Now 20 years later, strangers are helping to remember the Kansas City teen by raising money for a commemorative bench along a walking trail in Independence.
In 1998, Jennifer Long left high school early and disappeared. Years later, Wesley Purkey admitted to abducting, raping and murdering her in his Lansing home. Twenty years later, she will have a memorial to honor her.
Protesters floated a balloon mocking Trump, depicting him as a bloated baby, complete with a tweeting cell phone in hand. President Trump is scheduled to meet with Theresa May in Britain before traveling to Scotland.
Instead of joining the lip sync challenge, the Carrollton police department in Texas shared their mistakes caught on dashcam. The department is calling it the Dashcam Blooper Challenge and has challenged three other police departments to join them.
Star Editorial Board members Colleen McCain Nelson and Dave Helling talked with Kansas City Council member and Mayor Pro Tem Scott Wagner on Wed., March 28, 2018 about the PIAC tax on the April 3 ballot.