The Staying Home Corporation in Harrisonville has been designing a collapsible "safe room" shelter since last summer. The product will hit the market in a few weeks.
Yahoo is buying online blogging forum Tumblr for $1.1 billion as CEO Marissa Mayer tries to rejuvenate an Internet icon that had fallen behind the times.
The Kansas City Health Department ordered the temporary closure of a fast food restaurant after a failed health inspection. The Wendy's in fixed the problem and is back open.
The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce named a local real estate firm as its 2013 Small Business of the Year Wednesday.
A local hospital has eliminated more than 100 positions in a massive reorganization that will also end some of its patient services.
The Supreme Court has sustained Monsanto Co.'s claim that an Indiana farmer violated the company's patents on soybean seeds that are resistant to its weed-killer.
Control towers at five airfields in Kansas will stay open now that the Federal Aviation Administration has cancelled plans to close 149 similar towers across the country.
A strike among fast food workers in the St. Louis area is expected to involve more than two dozen restaurants.
The future of a proposed Walmart in Raytown is still murky, with residents and city officials at odds over the plan.
Two companies that provide services to the burgeoning shale natural gas industry -- Kansas City-based Inergy and Houston-based Crestwood -- on Monday announced plans to merge.
A judge has denied the city’s request that two streetcar opponents be required to post a $20 million bond that would have paid for any delays in the project caused by the suit.
After legislation and lawsuits, leaders from both the city of North Kansas City and North Kansas City Hospital sat down for a face-to-face meeting Friday.
The Downtown Council and the City of Kansas City work together to create a comprehensive on street management system.
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