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Multi-vehicle wreck snarls WB I-70 near I-435

A multiple-vehicle wreck snarls westbound traffic on Interstate 70 Tuesday morning.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:23:22 GMT

U.S. strikes: Did Al-Shabaab leader survive?

A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted senior leaders of Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the Islamic militant group was wounded or killed, a Somali official said Tuesday.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:05:52 GMT

KCPD find car theft suspect

KCPD say they've taken an alleged car thief into custody after a brief search.  

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:05:48 GMT

Activist urges young people to leave guns home after police shooting

A Kansas City community activist called for calm in the wake of a fatal police shooting over the weekend.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:24:36 GMT

Crowd lines street for KC Labor Day parade

A big crowd turns out for the annual AFL-CIO Labor Day parade and picnic in Kansas City Monday, something organizers say is a sign of labor's strength in the community.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:24:33 GMT

Alex Smith, Chiefs pleased to see contract talks end with deal

Following months of negotiations, the Kansas City Chiefs and quarterback Alex Smith have reached a deal on a four-year contract extension that brings relief to both sides.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:23:18 GMT

Puppy goes missing in Independence after car crash

Family offers $1,000 reward after puppy disappears from car crash.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:22:21 GMT

Crews put out fire over Plaza Jack Stack Barbecue

Firefighters worked to put out a fire in the building above one of Kansas City's best-known barbecue restaurants Monday.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:22:16 GMT

Sheriff identifies man killed in shootout with KHP troopers

A 71-year-old central Kansas man has been identified as the person killed in a shootout with Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and Barton County deputies over the weekend.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:15:13 GMT

Backers of biotech office park seek KC tax breaks

Backers of a proposed biotech office park in south Kansas City are preparing to seek tax breaks for the 350-acre project.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:25:09 GMT