Kansas City, MO – A blaze at a fuel storage tank in Kansas City Kansas continues to burn. Officials say lightening from a line of strong thunderstorms struck the tank yesterday evening, setting off a spectacular fire at Magellan Midstream Partners that could be seen for miles.
A legislative seat scramble is underway in Johnson county after three state senators did not file for re-election. Senator Nick Jordan is running for Congress and Senators Barbara Allen and Dennis Wilson simply aren't running.
With 14 people killed while in their vehicles and savaged by tornadoes, 2008 has turned into the highest annual total of these kinds of deaths in a decade.