Just a quick share of one of my favorite off-site photos and more local news links right now . . .
Kansas City Teen Murder Aftermath
Union Station Repair Note
The "Dinosaurs Revealed" exhibit on the lower level of Union Station was temporarily closed Wednesday because of a water leak from the floor above. Officials hoped to reopen the popular exhibit Thursday.
Tragedy Across The Bridge
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person is dead after a crash in the Northland Tuesday night. It happened on Interstate 435 near Shoal Creek Parkway around 7:20 p.m. Police said a car was going north on I-435 when it struck a pedestrian in its lane of travel.
Kansas Immigration Battle Cont'd
A Kansas Army veteran who saw six tours of duty in a 27-year military career thought he had legally adopted his niece in 2014. Federal immigration authorities, however, claimed the adoption was invalid. Now, the veteran's years-long legal effort to secure citizenship for his adopted daughter is getting help from a national organization.
Show-Me Deadly Holiday Traffic
MISSOURI - Nine people, two more than last year, died on Missouri roads over the Christmas holiday according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
K-State Footballer Personal Note After Tragic Deadly Crash
Forecast For Now
Storm system brings rain, wind, and mild temperatures through Thursday
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .