Kansas City, Mo., and Kansas City, Kan., ban sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anyone below 21

Kansas City, Mo., and Kansas City, Kan., sitting across the Missouri and Kansas rivers from one another, have simultaneously given a strong statement on behalf of the health of their children. On November 19, both cities made the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody below 21... read more

AT&T launching its U-Verse and GigaPower broadband service in Kansas City

US telecommunications major AT&T has said in a recent announcement that it has efforts underway to launch its U-Verse and GigaPower broadband service in Kansas City – a location in which Google Fiber service is already available.

AT&T’s announcement of the imminent launch of U-... read more

Space travel affects reproductive organs of astronauts

University of Kansas researchers have found out that the zero gravity situations present in the space can affect male as well as female reproductive functions, i.e. sperms in male astronauts and ovaries in female astronauts. This damage is because of the space radiation.

It has been seen... read more

Kobach Refuses To Remove Taylor from November Ballot

The Kansas Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments to decide whether Chad Taylor's name will remain on the November ballot for getting a place in the US Senate.

Secretary of State Kris Kobach on Tuesday said a new candidate should be selected by Democratic leaders if Chad Taylor is... read more

Sunday’s Supermoon, the Biggest Moon of 2014

The full moon on Sunday was the biggest and brightest supermoon of this year. It was up to 14% bigger and 30% brighter than a regular full moon.

The previous one was on July 12 and the next one will be on September 9. The moon rose above One Kansas City Place on Sunday evening during its... read more

Nine-Year-Old Died of PAM, say Kansas Health Officials

Kansas health officials said a nine-year-old girl died of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), a rare infection caused by Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba found in freshwater.

Hally Yust of Spring Hill died last week. State health officials said Hally was a water sports... read more

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