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Firefighters rescue dog from frigid KCK lake

Firefighters braved frigid waters to rescue a dog that had fallen into a Kansas City, Kansas, lake.

Published: Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:30:00 GMT

Firefighters urge public to check batteries, age of smoke alarms

Firefighters remind families to make sure their home has working smoke detectors so they'll have the best chance of escaping if a fire breaks out.

Published: Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:29:57 GMT

Charges filed in 1987 rape, kidnapping case

DNA evidence helped link a Kansas City man to the 1987 rape and kidnapping of a Kansas City woman, prosecutors said.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:46:49 GMT

Prosecutors make case against man charged in Jewish center shootings

The man accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Overland Park, Kansas, in April faced a judge Monday.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:26:26 GMT

Jackson County wants public prepared for spring storms

While snow from a weekend winter storm is just starting to melt, people across the Kansas City metropolitan area are preparing for severe weather season.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:23:27 GMT

Dow sets record as Nasdaq tops 5,000

The Nasdaq topped the 5,000 level for the first time in 15 years Monday as the Dow Jones industrial average set a closing record.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:59:31 GMT

Chiefs place franchise tag on All-Pro Justin Houston

The Kansas City Chiefs confirmed Monday that the team has placed the franchise tag on All-Pro pass rusher Justin Houston.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:03:22 GMT

Kansas Speedway race gets SpongeBob SquarePants as title sponsor

The May 9 Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway will be named the "SpongeBob SquarePants 400," Nickelodeon announced Monday.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:55:11 GMT

Weather officials worry Kansans will be complacent about tornadoes

Weather officials in Kansas are worried that the state's lack of tornadoes last year will make citizens complacent going into tornado season this spring.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:39:30 GMT

Missouri lawmakers clear schedules for Schweich's funeral

Missouri lawmakers are clearing their schedules to allow members to attend Auditor Tom Schweich's funeral.

Published: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:39:24 GMT