Fans gather for a rally to celebrate the Kansas City Royals winning baseball's World Series at Union Station on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals beat the New York Mets in five games to win the championship. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)

Royals celebration shatters expectations in Kansas City


The crowd that flooded downtown Kansas City for a Royals’ World Series championship celebration has shattered expectations.

Tulip planting begins at Ward Meade Botanical Gardens in Topeka (KSNT - Rocky Arnold)

Volunteers needed to help plant tulips

Shawnee County Parks and Recreation staff will be busy the next couple of weeks planting thousands of tulips and they’d like your help.

This photo provided by the Stillwater Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 shows Adacia Chambers. Police said Chambers plowed her car into a crowd of spectators Saturday during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade. (Stillwater Police Department via AP)

Oklahoma woman charged in parade crash that killed 4

A woman accused of purposely driving around a barricade and over a police motorcycle before crashing into spectators at Oklahoma State Unive…

This undated file photo provided by the Fox Lake Police Department shows Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz. Authorities will announce Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, that the northern Illinois police officer whose shooting death led to a massive manhunt in September killed himself, an official briefed on the crime investigation says. (Fox Lake Police Department photo via AP, File)

Authorities: Illinois officer ‘staged suicide,’ after crimes

Officer whose fatal shooting triggered a large manhunt carefully staged his death to make it look like he was killed in the line of duty.