Quick glimpse at some of the top news and sports stories that aren't weather related for tonight . . .
Credit Where It's Due: Kansas City Train Company Still Chugging Along
Last week, four Class I railroads have reported, including CSX (NYSE: CSX), Canadian Pacific (NYSE: CP), Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) and Union Pacific (NYSE: UNP). Results for the group were stellar to say the least, as operating revenues were up in the high single digits.
Sporting Chances Increase
Peter Vermes after Sporting KC's 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake: "I thought we did a much better job in the second half, and it changed the game."
Tragedy Out North
There's plenty of good news for Democrats and bad news for Donald Trump in an avalanche of new polling released this week. There's plenty of good news for Democrats and bad news for Donald Trump in an avalanche of new polling released this week.
Dead-Tree History Lesson
A federal lawsuit that alleges a former Independence police officer nearly killed a teenager with a stun gun during a 2014 traffic stop has been scheduled for mediation with a former Jackson County Circuit Court judge. According to court records, the mediator is scheduled to hear the case Aug. 9.
Kansas City Comeback Redux???
The first three innings of this game were rather uneventful. Derek Holland was perfect and Travis Wood allowed three hits but also struck out 3 and caught Yolmer Sanchez trying to steal third. That all changed in the fourth inning.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .