Kansas City metropolitan area

Dreamstime
January 06, 2018 - 11:07 am
Police in the Kansas City suburb of Olathe, Kansas, are investigating after a video posted on social media appeared to show two children being placed into the trunk of a car. The Kansas City Star reports that police on Thursday responded to a report that the children were placed in a trunk of a...
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Dreamstime
December 25, 2017 - 2:04 pm
A couple from Louisburg, Kansas is celebrating four Christmas miracles. Kaitlin and Josh Hartman are preparing to bring home four healthy babies from Overland Park Regional Medical Center next month. The Kansas City Star reports the three girls and one boy were born Nov. 17. Doctors say they are...
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Dreamstime
November 10, 2017 - 9:31 am
A man has been sentenced to life in prison in a fatal shooting during a botched robbery outside a Kansas City, Kansas, bar. The Kansas City Star reports that 20-year-old Filiberto Espinoza Jr. won't be eligible for parole for 25 years under the sentence ordered Thursday for first-degree felony...
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Dreamstime
November 10, 2017 - 8:05 am
The corporate owner of Pizza Studio restaurant that offered a higher wage to a 17-year-old Kansas male than to a female of the same age has been ordered to give the two back pay and implement policies to prevent it happening again. In September, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued PS...
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Dreamstime
November 08, 2017 - 10:33 am
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas mother has been convicted of repeatedly punching another mother after their children fought. The Kansas City Star reports that jurors found 34-year-old Amanda Lee Gross guilty Monday of battery in Leavenworth County. The attack happened Feb. 2 in Leavenworth after...
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Dreamstime
October 10, 2017 - 2:46 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A lawsuit alleges that a boy sexually assaulted a girl at a suburban Kansas City middle school after school officials failed to report previous allegations against the boy to law enforcement. The Kansas City Star reports that the girl's father is suing the Shawnee Mission...
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Dreamstime
August 22, 2017 - 9:30 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have rescued more than a dozen stranded drivers after heavy rains soaked parts of Kansas City, Missouri, and its suburbs. Flash flood warnings have been issued across the area. Local television station KCTV reports that police and fire crews plan Monday to go...
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KNSS NEWS
August 11, 2017 - 10:07 am
EDWARDSVILLE, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Highway Patrol says three people died and two children were hurt in a collision in eastern Kansas. The accident happened Thursday night on Kansas 32 in Edwardsville, about 15 miles (25 kilometers) east of Kansas City, Kansas. Investigators say a car driven by 42...
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Dreamstime
August 06, 2017 - 11:59 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas woman who says a misdiagnosis led doctors to remove parts of her organs and then cover up the mistake is suing the University of Kansas Hospital over her treatment. Wendy Ann Noon Berner, of Shawnee says in her lawsuit that she didn't learn about the misdiagnosis...
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KNSS NEWS
July 12, 2017 - 10:21 am
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old child has been shot in the leg as two adults argued at an extended-stay hotel in suburban Kansas City. Police said in a news release that the shooting happened Tuesday at Crossland Economy Studios in Lenexa. The release said the child was taken to a...
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