Kansas City Star

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Former Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer had a lot of experience comforting grieving families, but that did little to prepare him for his own family's tragedy.
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Once the government succeeds in eliminating a country's watchdogs, the government becomes the only source of information. We know how that ends.
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The Lee's Summit City Council approved zoning boundaries for a development project neat Pryor Road and Interstate 470 in March, but city planners ignored those...
Tarshish Jones, an African American firefighter who was awarded $356,694 in compensatory damages in a race discrimination lawsuit against the city, spoke Friday about the...
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"Wolf Season," the FYI Book Club's latest selection, follows three women coping with the effects of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Kansas City public defenders went to court Thursday to argue that they can't take any more cases — or they could lose their law licenses.
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An ordinance would evaluate whether moving control of the American Jazz Museum, the Blue Room and Gem Theater to the KC Parks Department would help...
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The number of non-university state employees in Kansas shrunk about 25 percent between 2002 and 2016, according to a review of workforce reports.
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Unless Missouri reworks the law, the state could miss out on $500,000 a year in federal aid for a program meant to prevent housing discrimination.
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