- Appeals court upholds convictions in Petro America case Updated: Jul-30-15 4:34 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A federal appeals court panel has upheld the convictions of five people for bilking mostly poor investors out of millions of dollars with promises that they could become wealthy beyond their wildest dreams by spending as little as $100.
- Police say man fatally shot employer near KU Medical Center Updated: Jul-29-15 5:06 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Kansas City, Kansas, police were looking for a man they say fatally shot his boss outside a medical office building near University of Kansas Medical Center.
- Missouri River race to St. Louis begins Updated: Jul-28-15 9:41 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - About 600 paddlers are headed east down the Missouri River to St. Charles for the start of the Missouri 340 race.
- Study: Many Kansas Turnpike accident hotspots near Lawrence Updated: Jul-27-15 8:35 am
WICHITA, Kansas - Six of the nine most accident-prone spots along the Kansas Turnpike are in the Lawrence area, according to a study compiled for the Kansas Turnpike Authority.
- Kansas City OKs finance deal for new convention hotel Updated: Jul-24-15 11:19 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Kansas City officials have approved a financing deal for building a new downtown convention center hotel.
- Second man is charged with murder in Overland Park shooting Updated: Jul-19-15 4:23 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas - An 18-year-old man has been charged in a suburban Kansas City shooting that left two men dead.
- Feilhaber has goal and assist, Sporting KC beats Impact 2-1 Updated: Jul-18-15 11:10 pm
- Ruffin buys Woodlands track in Kansas City, Kansas Updated: Jul-17-15 5:07 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A businessman has bought the Woodlands racetrack in Kansas City, Kansas.
- Kansas City approves minimum wage rise to $13 by 2020 Updated: Jul-16-15 9:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Kansas City's minimum wage will rise to $13 an hour over about four and a half years under an ordinance that council members approved Thursday, although there are questions whether it could withstand a legal challenge.
- 60-pound dead fish found in suburban Kansas drainage ditch Updated: Jul-15-15 12:14 pm
OLATHE, Kansas - A suburban Kansas City animal control officer says she was skeptical when a man called to report a 4-foot-long carp in a drainage ditch.
- 5-year-old girl injured in drive-by shooting in KCK Updated: Jul-11-15 6:02 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A 5-year-old girl has been wounded in a drive-by shooting in Kansas City, Kansas.
- Parolee charged in the killing of a young mother in KCK Updated: Jul-11-15 12:50 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A paroled drug dealer has been charged in the killing of a 22-year-old woman in Kansas City, Kansas.
- Hispanic group returns to Kansas City after dispute Updated: Jul-10-15 2:11 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Three Democratic presidential candidates are headlining a National Council of La Raza convention that opens this weekend in Kansas City, nearly a decade after the national Hispanic advocacy group pulled another event to protest the appointment of an illegal immigration opponent to a city board.
- Kansas, Missouri governors differ in gay marriage responses Updated: Jul-08-15 7:17 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback described the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling legalizing same-sex marriage as a potential threat to religious liberties, while Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called it an important step toward creating a fairer society.
- FTC announces settlement in payday lending scheme Updated: Jul-08-15 5:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Operators of a Kansas City-area based payday lending scheme would be banned from offering loans under a settlement that also would wipe away outstanding consumer debts.
- Rays-Royals game postponed, tornado warnings in Kansas City Updated: Jul-06-15 8:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night was postponed about an hour before the first pitch as tornado sirens blared across the Kansas City metro area.
- Heavy storms hit Kansas City area Updated: Jul-06-15 8:34 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Heavy storms swept through the Kansas City area during rush hour Monday, spawning at least one tornado and yanking down power lines and trees. No injuries were reported.
- Tentative plan to keep Amtrak running in Kansas and Missouri Updated: Jul-06-15 6:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Amtrak routes across Kansas and Missouri could keep running under a tentative agreement reached in a dispute over federally required safety systems, officials said Monday.
- Kansas City woman arrested after police say she shot father Updated: Jul-06-15 1:47 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A 28-year-old Kansas City woman has been arrested and faces assault charges after police say she shot her father.