Retail is dead but it's not just the Internets that killed it . . . Here's a look at recent violence and the response that won't stop people from just shopping online and going to cheaper restaurants rather than food courts . . . Checkit:
The Independence Police Department says it is adding a stronger police presence to the area in and around the Independence Center after a shooting incident last weekend.Police said in an effort to increase the "safety and comfort of our citizens, especially during the holiday shopping season," the department is adding at least four more officers, plus a supervisor, to the patrol in the 39th Street shopping area.