U.S. Supreme Court to issue ruling after 8 A.M. Wednesday
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster’s office has appealed the stay of execution for convicted killer Allen Nicklasson, calling the federal appeals court ruling “an abuse of discretion.”
Allen Nicklasson, 41, had been scheduled to be put to death at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing businessman Richard Drummond in 1994.
Kansas City police on Tuesday morning evacuated about 600 people from City Hall and closed streets in the area after someone called to say a bomb was placed in the building Monday afternoon.
A Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association spokeswoman says there could be a “significant announcement” next week.
A Missouri appeals court panel issued a ruling Tuesday that raises questions about the constitutionality of Kansas City’s red-light camera law.
A new federal task force wants to reduce hate crimes in the Kansas City area by promoting awareness of the problem and fostering open discussion of solutions.
Kansas City police have been issuing considerably fewer tickets since the department swapped paper ticket books for electronic devices.
Administrators and some staff at a Kansas City charter school aimed at dropouts are on leave amid an investigation into inflated attendance and academic problems, Missouri education officials said Tuesday.
Hallmark Cards announced Monday that between 125 to 150 jobs will be cut during the next 15 to 20 months by eliminating party wares, which they said weren’t meeting revenue expectations.