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Odessa votes to disband city's Police Department

The city of Odessa has voted to discontinue its Police Department.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:27:35 GMT

Escobar homers, Dyson makes amazing catch as Royals beat Miami

Alcides Escobar homered and drove in two runs to lead the surging Kansas City Royals past the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Thursday night.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:40:45 GMT

Historical treasures lost, damaged in Italian quake

The earthquake that rattled central Italy has left hundreds of cultural and historical sites damaged or destroyed, Italy's minister of culture said Thursday.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:40:33 GMT

KCPD officers go beyond the call of duty for kid who missed bus

Two KCPD officers saw a child waiting for the bus - turns out he'd missed both the bus and breakfast. They knew just what to do next. 

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:35:54 GMT

Boy, 12, injured in KC shooting

Kansas City police said they're investigating a shooting that injured a 12-year-old boy.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:34:58 GMT

KC Council approves Plaza-area apartment building, rejects 2 others

The Kansas City Council has rejected two of three proposed developments for the Country Club Plaza area.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:34:19 GMT

Liberty construction delays frustrate business owners

Liberty business owners say they’re frustrated that street construction in the city’s historic town square is taking longer than planned.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:33:17 GMT

Pilots hope rain doesn't wash out hot air balloon festival

Organizers are preparing for a big hot air balloon festival in Kansas City this weekend and hoping the weather doesn’t put a damper on the fun.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:32:40 GMT

Proposed K-State policy would allow concealed guns in all buildings

Kansas State University would allow concealed firearms in all buildings under guidelines it is developing for complying with a state law.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:34:29 GMT

Judge blocks appointment of Gov. Jay Nixon as public defender

A Missouri judge is blocking the state public defender director from appointing Gov. Jay Nixon to a case.

Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:27:59 GMT