en 2012 PRNDI Entry for KCUR's "Up to Date" <p>Imagine growing up in a pretty standard nuclear family. Then <strong>when you’re 15, your dad announces that he’s gay and that he and your mom are getting a divorce</strong>.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 19:50:45 +0000 Brian Ellison & Stephen Steigman 32664 at 2012 PRNDI Entry for KCUR's "Up to Date" Local David Cook Sings for American Idol Title <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53ce4b5c803a6-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53ce4b5c803a6-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53ce4b5c803a6-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – Blue Springs native David Cook is battling it out to become the next American Idol.</p> Wed, 21 May 2008 13:39:18 +0000 4142 at Local David Cook Sings for American Idol Title Tale of Two Charters <p>Kansas City, MO – The stately old high school at 65th and Wornall was one of the best in the nation for 40 years. Refurbished in the late 1980's, Southwest has modern science labs, computer classrooms, and a planetarium. For now, it is vacant. Less than a dozen blocks away, behind sweeping architectural curves in interconnected gabled modules, the new University Academy also boasts envy-inspiring facilities. Though the two are nearly neighbors, their futures seem miles apart. KCUR's Steve Bell reports.</p> Thu, 14 Jul 2005 04:03:17 +0000 2666 at Tale of Two Charters