Kansas City Deaths Raise Homicide Total to 7-Year HighThe deaths of the boys raised the city's 2016 homicide total to 67.
Slay, James Sign Letter Welcoming Syrian RefugeesSixty-two U.S. mayors lobbying Congress to avoid blockade
2 Firefighters Die After 2 Rescued from Kansas City BlazeA Fire Chief identified the firefighters as 17-year department veteran Larry J. Leggio and 13-year veteran John V. Mesh
Kansas City Police Increase Security for Mayor Sly JamesKansas City police have increased security for Mayor Sly James after he received a threat through his campaign website.
Kansas City, St. Louis Mayors Oppose GOP Gun BillKansas City Mayor Sly James and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay called the measure "absurd'' and said it could make it easier for criminals to get guns.
Kansas City Faces Discrimination LawsuitsKansas City has settled four discrimination lawsuits filed by former part-time municipal prosecutors at a cost of more than $1 million since last July, and four similar lawsuits are still pending.
Protester Interrupts Kansas City Mayor's SpeechKansas City Mayor Sly James said afterward he never felt in danger from the incident.
2nd Winter Storm In Days Blasts Central USKansas City, Mo., Mayor Sly James declared a state of emergency, and flights in and out of Kansas City International Airport were canceled.
Kids Were There, But Where Was Their Mayor?A couple hundred children stood in the cold and the wind Saturday waiting for Kansas City's mayor-elect to show up so they could start their Easter egg hunt.