On the outside, the metal box looks like an oversized bread container. But what’s inside could save an abandoned newborn’s life. … Click to Continue »
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. On Thursday night, a picture of a dress was worth a million tweets as social media went berserk debating whether the dress was #whiteandgold or #blueandblack.
Cambodia’s most popular tourist attraction – the complex of ancient temples that includes Angkor Wat – is suffering from a form of overexposure: At least five foreign visitors have been arrested and deported this year for taking nude photos at the sacred sites.
Ten months after their dream wedding in April 2014, two people injured in the Boston Marathon bombing have separated. … Click to Continue »
High school results for area teams … Click to Continue »
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Photo gallery: Union Station’s NFL Hall of Fame exhibit officially announced … Click to Continue »
Shawnee Mission East freshman Joseph Brouillette hit a game-winner from center court to knock off rival Shawnee Mission South on Thursday. … Click to Continue »
Top-ranked Lawrence will try to finish undefeated campaign in Sunflower League play. … Click to Continue »
House Republican leaders on Thursday floated a plan to pass a short-term bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security, avert a partial shutdown and prompt negotiations with the Senate, which is poised to pass its own measure to fund the agency … Click to Continue »
The two-term Missouri state auditor died on Thursday … Click to Continue »
The classic off-Broadway revue by Stuart Ross receives a sumptuous production from the New Theatre with lush visuals, fine musicianship and a quality that feels suspiciously like dramatic integrity. … Click to Continue »
UMKC men’s basketball summary - February 26 … Click to Continue »
Quite simply, Kansas City’s defense was a shell of its former self in 2014. A unit once renowned for its consistency, ability to stifle shots and scoring chances, and stick together while pressing a high defensive line collapsed after the World Cup.
Maddie Stock made the game-winning three-pointer with 0.1 seconds left, giving Missouri women a 70-69 upset over No. 12 Texas A&M on Thursday night. … Click to Continue »
Kansas City officials, neighborhood leaders and representatives of schools and churches have tried for months to negotiate new rules for digital signs that everyone can accept. But now the Raytown School District has adopted a position that on its face might seem odd for school authorities — defy the rules.
Marvin and Michelle Russell saw a need for a locally owned restaurant. Marvin Russell’s mother had always wanted to open a restaurant, so he was fulfilling her dream too. Marvin and Michelle combined their passions in the NewzRoom Cafe, which opened in late January at 6020 Blue Ridge Blvd.
Kansas high school state wrestling tournaments take place Friday and Saturday in Park City, Salina and Hays. Here are five storylines to keep track of through the weekend. … Click to Continue »
Forget what the weather forecasts call for. Spring will arrive Saturday. Well, a trout fisherman’s version of spring anyway. … Click to Continue »
John Bredehoeft leads Lansing to regional bowling title with perfect game. Lansing girls also qualify for next Thursday's state meet in Wichita. … Click to Continue »
A yoga guru who founded a rigorous routine of exercises practiced in steamy rooms around the world is facing lawsuits by six women who claim he sexually assaulted them. … Click to Continue »
The Kansas City Suburban Conferences wrap up the regular season Friday night with a slate of 10 games. Here's what remains at stake in the four conferences. … Click to Continue »
Investigators on Thursday were trying to determine why a pickup truck driver mistakenly turned onto railroad tracks before a crash that derailed a California commuter train, and prosecutors said they would await more answers before deciding to file charges.
Investigators said Thursday they have recovered 32,000 emails related to a former IRS official at the heart of the agency’s tea party scandal. … Click to Continue »
College results for area teams … Click to Continue »
Please confirm numbers with state lottery officials. … Click to Continue »
Photo gallery: Star Shots, best photos from Feb. 26 … Click to Continue »
Let’s face it — this weekend’s forecast leaves limited options for outdoor activities. So while you hunker down with the latest season of “House of Cards” or bury yourself in a pile of blankets, we rounded up some cold weather recipes to keep you from going stir-crazy.
The television and radio listings for live and same-day tape sporting events for the Kansas City area for February 27-28. … Click to Continue »
Tom Schweich, Missouri’s Republican state auditor and a leading contender for the governor’s office in next year’s election, died Thursday after apparently shooting himself in his Clayton home. … Click to Continue »