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Whatever Happened To: Prohibition era tunnel under J Rieger & Co distillery

What J Rieger & Co. thought would be a 4-foot tunnel, turned out to be 8.5-foot tunnel that was filled with dirt. The distillery had to remove all 14 tons, by hand. After doing that, they hit a wall, literally. So, they pulled blue prints to see what it could lead to and it doesn't show up on any historical documents. Now, they're convinced that whatever is behind the wall must be good. They've hired a construction crew to knock it down in January.

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House Speaker Paul Ryan denies reports he may leave Congress

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House Speaker Paul Ryan is denying reports that he plans to leave Congress after the Republicans' treasured tax bill is approved. More>>

Rubio threat on child tax credit puts bump in GOP tax path Video included

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Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's potential defection has put a speed bump into GOP leaders' drive to push their big tax package through the Senate.

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to marry May 19 on FA Cup day

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Kensington Palace says the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be held on May 19. More>>

Dustin Hoffman accused of new incidents of sexual misconduct

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Dustin Hoffman faces new allegations of sexual misconduct, including exposing himself to a 16-year-old girl decades ago in a New York hotel room. More>>

California issues 1st licenses for legal pot market

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California's legal marijuana market is finally, fitfully, taking shape. More>>

White House to push merit-based immigration in new campaign

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The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn the public against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push to move toward a more merit-based structure.

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Poll: Most believe Trump trying to obstruct Russia probe

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A new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research reveals that most Americans think Donald Trump did something wrong regarding his presidential campaign's ties to Russia. More>>

Mental treatment ordered for man who said he cut up wife in metro hotel room

Rey is charged in Kansas and Missouri with child endangerment. He's also charged with abandonment of corpse in Missouri. He isn't charged in his wife's killing. (File photo) Rey is charged in Kansas and Missouri with child endangerment. He's also charged with abandonment of corpse in Missouri. He isn't charged in his wife's killing. (File photo)
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A homeless man who told police he dismembered his wife in a Missouri hotel room then slept in a Kansas storage unit with her remains and their two children is headed to a mental hospital for treatment.

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Theaters flooded with film fans after opening night of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Theater officials plan to have a showing every half hour throughout the weekend. (CBS) Theater officials plan to have a showing every half hour throughout the weekend. (CBS)
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi hit theaters on Thursday and now theaters around the metro can’t seem to get it off their screens. Theaters at the AMC 30, located at 12075 S Strang Line Road in Olathe, KS, have been full since the movie’s first showing that began Thursday at 3 p.m. Since then, they’ve had a total of 41 showings. 

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Cars 4 Heroes hands out vehicles, groceries, presents to over 20 military families

Cars 4 Heroes, Sunfresh Grocery Stores, Hands to Hearts and Smithfield have partnered to bless over 20 military families with an incredible Christmas gift. Each family received a vehicle full of groceries, a holiday ham, presents for the children, cleaning products and car seats. The event was held at Harrah's Casino in Kansas City, MO. 

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