As rain fell on Kansas City Friday night, the National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency alert for the downtown area. A flash flood warning issued for Wyandotte, Johnson, Jackson and Clay counties was extended to 1:45 a.m.
Club Bounce, which opened earlier this month in the old Pandora Night Club space, hopes an age limit for men, as well as a Latin theme, will help deter crime and other troubles from the bar on North Rock Island.
As heavy rains pounded the metro area, Lauren Grabau of Kansas City describes climbing out the car window after a car she was riding in was stalled out in high water Friday night during flash flooding that hit Westport Road in Kansas City.
Just 24 hours after finishing off a series victory in Miami, the Royals (67-61) arrived at Fenway Park and won for a 16th time in 19 games. Eric Hosmer and Alex Gordon each crushed homers over the green monster in the top of the first.
Daisy Tackett and Sarah McClure claim in separate lawsuits filed against the University of Kansas that they were each sexually assaulted at different times by the same KU football player, referred to in court documents as John Doe G. That player’s name is Jordan Goldenberg Jr., and he was recently removed from Indiana State’s football roster after transferring from KU to play football there.
A tentative contract agreement between the Wichita school district and its service workers includes a one-time, 1 percent salary bonus and health insurance premiums for employees who want “buy-up” plans with lower deductibles, district officials announced Friday.