Timeline of recent tractor trailer wrecks in Kansas City
Five people have died and one other is hospitalized in critical condition as a result of tractor trailer wrecks in the Kansas City area since July 11. (Video courtesy of Mark Read, Kansas City Scout, Overland Park Fire Department, and Brian Price.
Monty Davis, Keith Myers, David EulittThe Kansas City Star
A Kansas City cockfighting investigation led to the seizure of 134 roosters and other chickens on April 18, 2018, at an address on Cypress Avenue. The birds will eventually be taken to the KC Pet Project.
U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister and FBI agent Shelly Doherty discuss the verdict in the plot to bomb Garden City Muslims. Three men were found guilty of conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction and conspiracy to violate civil rights.
Jessica Rudeen was struggling to get her 4-month-old and 3-year-old on their first flight until Todd Walker offered to help. Walker, who is from Lenexa, Kansas, played with the 3-year-old during the flight and helped get them to their next plane.
Kansas Highway Patrol Technical Trooper Raul Carrillo rescued a man in a burning semi truck on the Kansas Turnpike Feb. 21, 2018. Carillo was honored with the Governor's Award for Valor on April 12, 2018.
Dixie, a young giraffe at Kansas City Zoo, greeted visitors during her public debut on Wednesday. The 6-foot-tall calf and her mother, Lizzie, have not been on public display since Dixie's Feb. 2 birth as zoo officials waited for warmer weather.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo gave an opening statement during his confirmation hearing for Secretary of State on April 12, 2018 in which he described who he was and what he hoped to do if he took on the new role.