LeRoy 'Satchel' Paige was a pitcher for the Kansas City Monarchs between 1935 and 1955.

February is Black History Month. We're highlighting prominent African American's in the Kansas City area. [ Kshb.com Link ]
The shooting of two Indians in a crowded Olathe bar has sent shock waves through their hometowns. India's government is now rushing diplomats to monitor progress of the investigation.

India's government rushes diplomats to Olathe to monitor bar shooting investigation

Charges were filed Friday in a property damage case involving a University of Kansas basketball player.

KU basketball player Joshua Jackson charged with misdemeanor in property damage case

A Texas man will have a chance to get off death row after the Supreme Court ruled that his own lawyers used racially biased testimony against him.

Supreme Court Overturns Death Sentence Over Racially Biased Testimony

Starting March 11, we all get that chance to “live among the pictures.”

Sneak peak at the new exhibit at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

LIVE: President Donald J. Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington D.C. [ M.kshb.com Link ]
The closings should take place by the end of June.

JCPenney closing up to 140 stores

Instead of phasing out their use, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has signaled his support for the federal government's use of private prisons.

Sessions says US will continue the use of privately-owned prisons

Child TV star, Hayden Byerly plays a foster child on the popular TV show, The Fosters. Through his role, he’s learned the difficult times children in the foster care system face.

TV star brings donations to KC children in foster care

“He took away our friend for no reason. It's just madness."

Family friend of Olathe shooting victims says crime is tough to believe

"They're basically going to fix the flaws & put a more conservative box around it," said former GOP House Speaker John Boehner.

Boehner: Obamacare repeal and replace 'not what's going to happen'

WEIGH IN: Do you think President Donald J. Trump should crack down on legal recreational marijuana?

White House hints at enforcing federal marijuana law in all states; compares weed to opioid crisis

SOUND OFF: Milwaukee Public Schools will now be required to wear uniforms to class. Is this something that local public schools in the KC metro should consider?

Milwaukee Public Schools board votes to require uniforms for students


Temperatures will fall into the 30s with light snow showers expected later in the day. Lindsey Anderson has your Friday forecast: kshb.com/weather
“I was told I was incredibly lucky."

Ian Grillot, 24, was shot in the hand and chest while trying to stop a man who opened fire at Austin's Bar and Grill in Olathe.

Olathe shooting victim hailed as ‘a hero’ while trying to stop gunman

Sebastian had been gone on deployment for 8 months, but had a heartwarming surprising waiting for him in the states.

Husband, back from deployment, surprised by wife in wedding dress

Parents beware: Little Tikes is voluntarily recalling 540,000 toddler swings after 140 reports of the swing breaking, posing a fall hazard.

Little Tikes recalling more than half a million swings due to fall hazard

When some users went to delete their Uber accounts, they received an email saying the company is "deeply hurting" following a former engineer's allegations of systemic sexism at the company.

Uber pleads with users deleting the app: 'We're hurting'

Alan Colmes died after battling a "brief illness" according to a statement on his website.

Alan Colmes, Fox News contributor and longtime broadcaster, dies at 66