UMKC head basketball coach Kareem Richardson talked about the Kangaroos 92-82 win against the Green Bay Phoenix on Wednesday in the College Basketball Invitational game at the Swinney Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Missouri-K
The UMKC Kangaroos will play in their first Division I postseason tournament in program history. They'll play University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Wednesday night at the Swinney Recreation Center. Maria Torres The Kansas City Star
Courtney Frerichs, from Nixa, Mo., has the top time in the United States in the steeplechase and is likely to represent the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The former UMKC runner is competing for New Mexico this season.
Four civilians were rescued from an apartment fire at 3635 Walnut Street early Saturday afternoon. One Samaritan carried a woman out from the apartment where the fire broke out before firefighters got to the scene.
Marisa Smith, a crime scene technician at the Kansas City Police Crime Lab, started collecting new sets of bed sheets in July 2018 to give to sexual assault victims whose bedding is often taken by police for evidence.
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