The owners of the parcel that formerly housed JJ’s restaurant have cleaned up the site but have no development plans at this time. Independence Center is remodeling its bathrooms to include a nursing lounge.
Best photos by Kansas City Star and wire photographers from Sept. 4, 2015. … Click to Continue »
American Association standings for September 4 … Click to Continue »
College results for area teams … Click to Continue »
Jaguars avenge season-opening loss from last season with 38-20 victory on the road on Friday night. … Click to Continue »
White Sox 12, Royals 1 … Click to Continue »
Lucious Moore is accused of hitting Darrin M. Smith with his car as Smith walked near Third Street and Oakland Avenue about 1:15 a.m. Tuesday. Smith died at the scene.
A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that's sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman. … Click to Continue »
Kelsey Bone scored 17 points and made a go-ahead layup with 1.8 seconds left to give the Connecticut Sun a 73-72 win over San Antonio on Friday night to extend the Stars' losing streak to eight games.
A video of football players and a coach being dunked into a small tub of water during a mass baptism on a public high school football field is drawing criticism from a religious-freedom group, and officials in Georgia say they’re investigating.
The Star's Kathleen Gier reviews the first week of high school football in Kansas. firstname.lastname@example.org. … Click to Continue »
High school results for area teams … Click to Continue »
Area golf results for September 4 … Click to Continue »
Starting pitcher Kris Medlen gave up 11 hits and seven runs and reliever Jeremy Guthrie gave up five runs in the eighth inning in Friday’s opening game of a weekend … Click to Continue »
Friday night high school football: Kansas recap, featuring items on victories by Lansing, Bishop Miege and Shawnee Mission North. … Click to Continue »
Starting pitcher Kris Medlen gave up 11 hits and seven runs and reliever Jeremy Guthrie gave up five runs in the eighth inning in Friday’s opening game of a weekend series at Kauffman Stadium.
So far, 48 people have drowned in the outdoors this year in Missouri, approaching a 10-year record. Many died in swimming accidents in lakes, rivers and streams, but a rash of flash flooding added to the toll.
On and off the mound, Luis Severino seemed completely at ease. … Click to Continue »
In a tradition dating back more than 50-years, students from Shawnee Mission East High School took to the streets of Prairie Village Friday for the annual Lancer Day parade and pep rally.
Conditions are mixed for American workers this Labor Day. Middle- and lower-class wages have stagnated as recent gains have gone mainly to already high-paid earners, and union representation continues to slide, especially in the private sector.
Reconnaissance photos show possible military housing being built near airport Russians asked to fly warplanes over at least one country bordering SyriaU.S. officials do not have a firm conclusion about Russia’s military intentions … Click to Continue »
The contemporary home at 100 Dunhill Court in the Village of Loch Lloyd, built by Willis Custom Homes, has a commanding hillside view from its home site at the end of a cul-de-sac.
Area bowling results for September 4 … Click to Continue »
The Star's Andy McCullough discusses how the Royals are still trying to decide on who will be the fourth playoff pitcher, following a 12-1 loss to Chicago White Sox. Video by John Sleezer/ The Kansas City Star … Click to Continue »
Friday night high school football: Missouri recap, featuring items on victories by Liberty North, Lee’s Summit West and Harrisonville. … Click to Continue »
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A momentum-changing play by Fort Osage helped the Indians take a 28-14 victory over Lee’s Summit on Friday night at Fort Osage. … Click to Continue »
Sylvia Fowles had 18 points and 14 rebounds and Rebekkah Brunson added 14 points with 11 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Indiana Fever 81-65 on Friday night for their ninth straight victory in the series.
Eric Dungey threw for two touchdowns and Syracuse routed Rhode Island 47-0 in the opener for both teams on Friday night. … Click to Continue »
Los Angeles Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella has been diagnosed with fourth cranial nerve palsy, a condition that is expected to keep him sidelined indefinitely. … Click to Continue »