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Shark attack survivor makes progress during lengthy rehab

A Leawood man who survived a brush with a shark at a beach in Hawaii in March said it’s an experience he’s still reliving.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 03:20:00 GMT

Royals strike early, roll to win over Cleveland

Eric Hosmer drove in four runs, Kendrys Morales added three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals opened a 10-game road trip with a 9-4 victory over the spiraling Cleveland Indians on Monday night.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:35:11 GMT

Northland teen shooting victim shows sign of recovery on birthday

A Northland teenager who was shot in her home three weeks ago reached a milestone Monday.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:31:18 GMT

Girlfriend of slain KC man: 'Why did they take his life?'

As police continue to look for whoever is responsible for a shooting that killed two men and injured three others at a family party early Sunday, the longtime girlfriend of one of the victims struggles to figure out the future.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:31:14 GMT

Man killed with baby in arms remembered at KC vigil

A week after a 19-year-old Kansas City man was killed during a shooting at his home, his friends and family gathered in the yard to remember.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:31:07 GMT

Owner who had to give up dog has happy reunion

A man who had to give up his dog last year after losing his job and his house had a very happy reunion Monday at Great Plains SPCA.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:30:30 GMT

Sources: Disabled work program mired in fraud

The nation's premier federal program that provides work for people who are severely disabled is mired in widespread corruption, financial fraud and violations of the law, numerous sources tell CNN.

Published: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:18:31 GMT

Salvation Army gets big donation to help people keep cool

The Salvation Army receives a gift that will help more families beat the heat.

Published: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:36:14 GMT

Carbon monoxide sickens 4 at Kansas City home

Four construction workers were taken to a hospital early Monday after becoming sick from carbon monoxide at a Kansas City home.

Published: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:24:55 GMT

Charges may come soon in Greenwood dog bite case

Charges could come as early as Tuesday against the owner of a pit bull involved in the mauling of a toddler over the weekend.

Published: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:22:06 GMT