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Community gathers at JCC for service of unity and hope

After the shootings that killed three people and are being investigated as a hate crime, over one thousand people gathered for an interfaith service …

Teens help community, themselves heal in aftermath of shootings

The plan was to memorialize each victim with the release of a hot-air-powered lantern, but the first attempt ended with stomps as a gusty wind …

At Michael Brown's Funeral, Celebration Of His Life and Calls For Change

Michael Brown's funeral Monday combined remembrances of the young man and calls for justice.<p>"Michael Brown doesn't want to be remembered for a riot," …

Still one heck of a season — Royals fans dance loss away at watch party

Fans watching game 7 of the World Series at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum on Wednesday night were disappointed by the Royals loss, but still very …

How the USDA’s new ‘chicken rule’ could change what you eat, and how it’s inspected

<b>In one of the most far reaching changes in U.S. meat inspection history, federal regulators this fall will allow poultry plant employees — instead of</b> …

The 2014 mid-term election – as it happened

Click to add app to Home Screen<p>×<p>How to add to Home Screen<p>OK<p>By<p>Governor Sam Brownback makes his acceptance speech. (photo by Bridgit Bowden/Hale Center …

‘Everything has been perfect’ as Ikea makes its much anticipated debut in Merriam

Ikea fans all over the country are clamoring for the Swedish retailer to set up shop in their cities.<p>On Wednesday, area shoppers got their wish as …

Will You Ride The World's Tallest Water Slide?

It's like sliding off the top of a 15-story building on nothing more than an air mattress. That's the experience promised by the Verrückt, the …

Protesters react to Ferguson grand jury decision not to indict Darren Wilson

<b>UPDATED at 10:25 p.m. EST |</b> A St. Louis County grand jury will not indict police officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting unarmed 18-year-old …

Kansas City reacts to Ferguson grand jury decision

Riots erupted overnight in Ferguson, Missouri, after it was announced that a grand jury chose not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the …

Sprint Appoints a New CEO and Drops Its Bid for T-Mobile

Sprint has appointed Marcelo Claure as its new CEO, replacing longtime boss Dan Hesse, who has struggled recently in the face of the wireless …

Kansas City is flowing blue

Kansas City’s J.C. Nichols Memorial fountain is dyed blue to celebrate the Royals making it to the playoffs.<p>Six of Kansas City, Missouri’s, …

Timeline: Same-Sex Marriage In Missouri And Kansas

<i>Updated 2:51 p.m. Nov. 25</i><p>The whirlwind of gay marriage decisions in Missouri and Kansas has left same-sex couples, court watchers and even reporters …

Everybody wants to be Royal

A woman in her 20s walks into the Garment District Boutique in the Power & Light District around lunchtime on Friday. She glances around before …

Suspected Shooter In JCC Attacks Has 30-Year History Of Hate

The man suspected of killing three people at two Jewish facilities in Johnson County, Kan., is a well-known neo-Nazi and someone who authorities say …

Cerner breaks ground for its Trails Campus in south Kansas City

Shovels struck dirt Wednesday afternoon on the seventh Kansas City area office complex for fast-growing Cerner Corp., a huge $4.45 billion project …