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  1. ‘Kings of Broken Things’ is a vivid novel of life with Omaha’s mob machine

    09.22 / 00:42 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    When Tom Pendergast held sway over Kansas City, Omaha was being run by its own Boss Tom. From the early 1900s through the 1930s, Tom Dennison controlled Omaha’s city government, … Click to Continue »…
  2. Facebook to provide ads bought by Russian company to congressional committees

    09.21 / 21:39 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Facebook said Thursday that it would turn over to Congress copies of more than 3,000 ads linked to a shadowy Russian company, for House and Senate committees' investigations of Kremlin … Click to Continue…
  3. This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

    09.21 / 17:56 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Sept. 17, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan … Click to Continue…
  4. This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

    09.14 / 19:37 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Sept. 10, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan … Click to Continue…
  5. What do baseball stats and century-old ax murders have in common? This guy.

    09.14 / 17:30 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    On Dec. 10, 1910, long before Leawood was a city, a concerned postman and neighbors around the Bernhardt farm found three men in the barn, bludgeoned to death. A fourth … Click to Continue…