MENLO PARK, Calif. — Facebook experienced a widespread outage Tuesday that caused many social media users to jump over to Twitter and make jokes about being forced to communicate the old-fashioned way. There is no word yet on what caused the social platform to go down just before 7 a.m. Here are some of our favorite tweets about the outage. Lol Facebook is down for few hours 😂😂 back to Twitter #FacebookDown — Rezoan Hoque (@rezoanoni) November 20, 2018 ** […]
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Longview Lake Park is gearing up for Christmas in the Park’s 31st year. More than 300,000 lights will transform the park into a winter wonderland. Christmas in the Park is open Wednesday, Nov.21 through Monday, Dec. 31. Hours are: Sunday-Thursday 5:30 p.m.- 10 p.m; Friday and Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. The season kicks off with fireworks- Christmas in the Sky- Wednesday, Nov. 21st at Longview Lake Beach. Admission to “Christmas In The Park” is […]
We’re off to a chilly start this morning with highs expected to only climb into the lower 40s today. Southerly winds will increase and when paired with sunshine, send our temperatures soaring for the next couple of days. Regional & local travel looks great for the holiday. Big changes arrive this weekend as we have a few disturbances moving in that will disrupt travel plans for those headed home late in the weekend. The latest details in the update here! […]
LOS ANGELES — Jared Goff threw a 40-yard touchdown pass to Gerald Everett for the go-ahead score with 1:49 to play, and the Los Angeles Rams outlasted the Kansas City Chiefs for a 54-51 victory on Monday night in a high-octane NFL offensive showdown that somehow surpassed the hype.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When they quit their jobs earlier this year to open Hemp Life Kansas City, co-owners Danielle Friedrich and Jay Humfeld heard a lot of criticism. “We gave up our day jobs. We gave up everything,” Humfeld said. “We rolled the dice, and we were laughed at and criticized by a lot of people.” With the passage of Amendment 2, legalizing medical marijuana in Missouri, Humfeld and Friedrich may have the last laugh. “It’s a good feeling […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On a cool, autumn Monday afternoon, Debi Crummey wasn’t relaxing or enjoying the day at J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain. The proud mom was, instead, showing off a collage of pictures of her daughter, Lexi “Sonny” Morris. ”Lexi was funny, silly, loving. Whatever she had was yours. She had a real giving spirit,” Crummey said. With her, she brought nearly a dozen photos, a cross and a sleeping angel that are all part of a memorial to her […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City man is now facing charges in the death of a 25-year-old who was found dead in his apartment on Super Bowl Sunday. Deion Crum, 22, has been charged with first-degree murder, first-degree robbery, two counts of armed criminal action and possession of a controlled substance in the death of Jacob Skowronski. A Jackson County jury will also have the option to convict on second-degree murder as an alternative if the case goes to trial. Michele and John […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City's first cat cafe will open later this week.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Just a few days before Thanksgiving, a set of Northland grandparents will struggle through the holidays. Two years later, Lee and Peggy Evans still don’t know who abducted and murdered their 22-year-old grandson. Lee and Peggy Evans raised their grandson Logan Minton. “It was great having a boy in the house after having two girls,” Peggy said. The 22-year-old was supposed to head to their riverside home to watch a Chiefs game on September 18, 2016. A […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are searching for a missing 28-year-old Kansas City man who’s family fears for his well-being. Derek Wiggins was last seen leaving his home on Eastwood Drive on Sunday. Police say he drives a blue 2013 Toyota Prius with the Missouri license plate WJ7-H8W. Wiggins is described as 6-foot-2, weighing 190 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone who sees Wiggins is asked to immediately call 911 or KCPD at 816-234-5136.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The parents of a 17-year-old Shawnee senior killed in a deadly crash last month near Arrowhead Stadium has filed a lawsuit against the off-duty KCPD officer that officials say caused the wreck. The lawsuit states that on Oct. 21, 2018, Chandan Rajanna was driving a vehicle north of Interstate 435 along with Krishna Rajanna and Krishna’s daughter, Lisa Allen. They were heading to a Kansas City Chiefs football game. As traffic was backed up, the lawsuit […]
LENEXA, Kan. — The Johnson County Library is asking for the community’s help returning an old photo to its rightful owner. Library employees at the Lackman branch in Lenexa found an old photo inside the donation bin where people can drop off books. They don’t know who dropped it off, but they believe it fell out of a book because it was at the bottom of the donation box. They found the picture back in March, but they’ve been holding […]