KCUR Morning News 7-17-09
By Maria Carter
Kansas City, MO – A Jackson County judge has upheld the Kansas City Police Department's firing of two officers who failed to get medical help for a pregnant woman during a 2006 arrest.
The city council prided itself yesterday on having cleared some of the fog surrounding tax breaks for developers.
The Kansas Corporation Commission is considering a plan from Westar Energy to eliminate rate differences between customers in northern and southern Kansas.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon's administration says a review of state contracts and a drop in travel reimbursements have saved the state nearly $2 million.
Missouri's road signs will be getting brighter. The Missouri Department of Transportation plans to start using fluorescent yellow sheeting to make signs easier to see