Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

WOMEN'S CLOTHING CHAIN DRESSBARN TO CLOSE ALL ITS 650 STORES: 'DECISION WAS DIFFICULT, BUT NECESSARY'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn.

Property damaged in weekend disturbance at Kansas juvenile lockup

PROPERTY DAMAGED IN WEEKEND DISTURBANCE AT KANSAS JUVENILE LOCKUP

Kansas prison officials say 10 young male offenders damaged property inside three living units

 
 
 
KC mayoral candidates clash over housing

KC MAYORAL CANDIDATES CLASH OVER HOUSING

Jolie Justus accused Quinton Lucas of missing an important City Council meeting. Lucas called it a cheap political hit.

'Waif's Day Out' program gets shelter dogs out for field trips

'WAIF'S DAY OUT' PROGRAM GETS SHELTER DOGS OUT FOR FIELD TRIPS

People can take a dog on an adventure for a couple of hours.

 
 
 
Serv Pro expects to answer many calls this week about flooded basements

SERV PRO EXPECTS TO ANSWER MANY CALLS THIS WEEK ABOUT FLOODED BASEMENTS

With heavy rain in the forecast this week, Serv Pro expects to field dozens of calls from homeowners with flooded basements.

Rain, storms continue Monday night into Tuesday

RAIN, STORMS CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY

Storms will continue into Tuesday morning. Some of those storms could be severe.

 
 
 
Remember: Massive EF5 tornado hits Moore on May 20, 2013

REMEMBER: MASSIVE EF5 TORNADO HITS MOORE ON MAY 20, 2013

On May 20, 2013, a massive EF 5 tornado hit Moore, Oklahoma. Twenty-five lives were lost, including seven children who died while trying...

First Alert Ride Along: Watch KMBC's Nick Bender chase storms in Oklahoma

FIRST ALERT RIDE ALONG: WATCH KMBC'S NICK BENDER CHASE STORMS IN OKLAHOMA

 
 
 
‘Never a dull moment': Florida sheriff's office called after shark, gator found in same creek

‘NEVER A DULL MOMENT': FLORIDA SHERIFF'S OFFICE CALLED AFTER SHARK, GATOR FOUND IN SAME CREEK

In what the sheriff's office called its “most Florida call of the week,” deputies discovered a shark that had been dumped in a creek...

From the KMBC Archives: Ruskin Heights tornado took 44 lives, injured 531 people 62 years ago

FROM THE KMBC ARCHIVES: RUSKIN HEIGHTS TORNADO TOOK 44 LIVES, INJURED 531 PEOPLE 62 YEARS AGO

F-5 tornado stuck Kansas City area May 20, 1957

 
 
 
‘Cooler, wetter season' on way for central region

‘COOLER, WETTER SEASON' ON WAY FOR CENTRAL REGION

National Weather Service: Forecasts trending toward cooler, more precipitation over next 3 months

Columbia police seek naked burglar

COLUMBIA POLICE SEEK NAKED BURGLAR

Both homes the man entered were unlocked.

 
 
 
LSPD investigating after vehicle crashes into front of police headquarters

LSPD INVESTIGATING AFTER VEHICLE CRASHES INTO FRONT OF POLICE HEADQUARTERS

One person was taken into custody

Kansas City in and out of rain, strong storms over next several days

KANSAS CITY IN AND OUT OF RAIN, STRONG STORMS OVER NEXT SEVERAL DAYS

Get ready for more rain.

 
 
 
Today in History for May 20: NBC airs final episode of 'Cheers'

TODAY IN HISTORY FOR MAY 20: NBC AIRS FINAL EPISODE OF 'CHEERS'

There's a lot to look back on in history for May 20.

Watch video: 21-story building imploded to rubble within seconds

WATCH VIDEO: 21-STORY BUILDING IMPLODED TO RUBBLE WITHIN SECONDS

Tyler Kent, whose father worked there for 46 years, said his “heart stopped” as he watched the building fall.

 
 
 
Two children stuck by vehicles in metro

TWO CHILDREN STUCK BY VEHICLES IN METRO

Accidents happened within 5 minutes of each other

Two children hit by vehicles in Kansas City, Missouri

TWO CHILDREN HIT BY VEHICLES IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI

Two suspects are in custody.

 
 
 
Your political week in review

YOUR POLITICAL WEEK IN REVIEW

We've got what you need to know about the political wheelings and dealings that happened this past week.

Man found shot to death inside car

MAN FOUND SHOT TO DEATH INSIDE CAR

No information is available on a suspect

 
 
 



Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

In an effort to support foster children and families, there's a new Muppet family living on Sesame Street. Read more ...

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

The company says it is undertaking a major restructuring, and that it will trim thousands of jobs by August. Read more ...

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

Active duty and retired military members and their families can spend a day at SeaWorld or Busch Gardens for free this summer. Read more ...

Judge Rules Against Trump In Financial Records Dispute With Congress

Judge Rules Against Trump In Financial Records Dispute With Congress

A federal judge said Monday that the president cannot block a House subpoena to Mazars USA, an accounting firm for Trump and his businesses. Read more ...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding 2 others

He is “armed and definitely considered dangerous," police said. Read more ...

Transgender woman who survived brutal attack in April found shot to death

Transgender woman who survived brutal attack in April found shot to death

In a separate incident last month, she was assaulted by several men in the parking lot of a Dallas apartment complex, police said. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...