Plaza lights come on as the fireworks go off in Kansas City
The glow of Christmas lights on Kansas City's Country Club Plaza kicked off the holiday season on Thursday evening Nov. 24, 2016, following the 87th annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony. ("Deck the Halls" by Kevin MacLeod. Incompetech.com)
Ann Marie Buerkle of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission talks about fireworks safety. This video includes dramatic fireworks demonstrations. They suggest leaving professional fireworks to the professionals and celebrate safely.
Forty-three kids from Rolph Literacy Academy, a school for kids with dyslexia in Wichita, Kansas, rap the popular children's book. The beat and video were produced by 17-year-old Caleb Hope, who also happens to be dyslexic. (Video by Caleb Hope an
Ken and Tena Stoppel give a tour of their home at 205 N. Roosevelt, originally built as “the largest, the finest and the most expensive private dwelling in Kansas.” Supplemental footage by Jaime Green. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)
Santina Espinosa, who lives in foster care, was surprised with a new bass at her home in west Wichita on Wednesday. She used to play a bass at school to relieve anxiety; then she had to change schools and did not have as much access to the instrum
The Massachusetts family business called Russo's plays live holiday tunes for shoppers at the end of the year each year. This year, an employee named Gilly asked to help with sound check for the hired group, and his musical talent blew everyone aw