Soccer fans filled the Power and Light district live stage area Wednesday morning to watch the World Cup match between Mexico and Sweden. Though Mexico lost 3-0, they advanced thanks to South Korea's defeat of Germany.
Arrowhead Stadium was one of 23 sites included in the joint bid’s official tendering to FIFA, including 17 in the U.S. FIFA will select up to 16 host cities across the continent, though that announcement is at least another year down the road.
Hours after it was announced that a joint bid among Canada, Mexico and the United States was selected to host the 2026 World Cup, Kansas City announced their bid to host tournament matches at Arrowhead Stadium.
Rodney Hyman's home was badly damaged by flooding from Hurricane Matthew in 2016. This time around, he decided to use his construction skills to build an eight foot wall of dirt around his home to protect it from Hurricane Florence flooding.
Police in Schenectady, New York, said a man was facing charges after he drove a dirt bike through a local Price Chopper grocery store on September 1. Traitin Knight, 23, who rode the bike, posted GoPro footage to his YouTube account.
Police were investigating a double shooting early Tuesday in Independence that left one person dead and another one fighting for life. The shooting occurred about 4 a.m. at The Cedars apartments and townhomes in the 1100 block of Quail Creek Drive.
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