The Baltimore Orioles might lose 110 games and still not end up with the No. 1 pick in the draft.
That race, so to speak, is pretty unforgiving this year.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has won games for the Kansas City Chiefs without Sammy Watkins and Tyreek Hill, without a bell-cow running back or a defense capable of stopping just about...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 21-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, man is charged with second-degree murder for allegedly killing a woman at a family cookout in a park.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, will be wearing body-worn cameras from different companies for the next month, and will report their experiences as part of a multi-vendor...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There may be a cease-fire, but the economic "border war" involving the use of incentives to lure jobs across the state line in the Kansas City area isn't exactly...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The nation's assistant education secretary will be in Missouri this week to visit education programs aimed at meeting the needs of students with disabilities.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested three people in the carjacking of a vehicle with a 5-year-old child inside.
Police say the car's owner was paying for gas around 3 p.m....
Kansas City Royals (55-95, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Oakland Athletics (90-60, second in the AL West)
Reddick has 5 hits, Miley wins 14th as Astros sweep KC
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — This time, Wade Miley stared down first-inning adversity.
Miley bounced back from two disastrous starts with six strong innings and Josh Reddick's career-best five...
Junis expected to start for the Royals against the Astros
Houston Astros (97-53, first in the AL West) vs. Kansas City Royals (55-94, fourth in the AL Central)
Greinke finally gets win over old club, Astros top Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It took five starts for five different teams over an eight-year span before Zack Greinke finally beat his old club, the Kansas City Royals.
David Glass reflects on 20 years as Royals owner
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — David Glass leaned on the Royals dugout rail, talking earnestly with third-base coach Mike Jirschele and clutching a baseball in his hand. It was mid-afternoon, 88 degrees...
Police investigating shooting death of Kansas City man
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police are investigating the shooting death of a 55-year-old man in the parking lot of a convenience store on the city's northeast side.
Police: Man fatally shot in Kansas City, Kansas, on Friday
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, are investigating the shooting death of a man in his 20s.
Police say in a news release that the shooting happened just after 2:30 p.m....
Kansas City police: Off-duty officer shot while moonlighting
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police are looking for a suspect in the overnight shooting of an off-duty officer.
The Kansas City Star reports the shooting happened around 1 a.m....
Astros visit the Royals after Cole’s solid showing
Houston Astros (96-53, first in the AL West) vs. Kansas City Royals (55-93, fourth in the AL Central)
Los Angeles hosts Sporting Kansas City in conference action
Sporting Kansas City (10-12-7, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. LA Galaxy (13-13-3, eighth in the Western Conference)
Cole wins 17th, Springer’s HR lifts Astros over Royals 4-1
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — George Springer turned a night of frustration into a ninth-inning celebration.
Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his...
Missouri investigation: 12 ex-clergy could face prosecution
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt on Friday referred 12 former priests for potential criminal prosecution but stopped short of recommending charges against any top church...
No new trial for Missouri man freed after 23 years in prison
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who spent nearly a quarter of a century in prison for a double-murder before a judge freed him will not be retried, prosecutors said Friday.
Kansas City officer charged with possessing child porn
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new Kansas City police officer has been charged with possessing child pornography.
Twenty-year-old Vincent Andrew Spilker, whom is a probationary officer, was...
51-year-old Kansas man convicted in 1988 double homicide
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita man has been convicted of fatally shooting a Baptist church pastor and choir director three decades ago in Kansas City, Kansas.
Man convicted of killing mother’s fiance in Kansas City area
INDEPENCENCE, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man has been convicted of killing his mother's fiance after blaming him for burglarizing his home.
Jurors found 28-year-old William Miller-Kirkland, of...
2 teens charged with bringing guns to Kansas middle school
SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Two 13-year-olds have been charged with bringing guns to a suburban Kansas City middle school.
The Kansas City Star reports that prosecutors in Johnson County, Kansas,...
Deputy shoots, kills man outside Kansas City area home
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a deputy shot and killed a man outside a Kansas City area home while trying to arrest him.
Police in Independence say the shooting happened Thursday...
Firm announces projected timeline for new Hawaii stadium
HONOLULU (AP) — A new Aloha Stadium could be ready for the opening of the University of Hawaii's 2023 football season, officials said.
The owner and senior principal of the firm hired to...
- Business WireKCS’ Patrick Ottensmeyer to Address Morgan Stanley’s 7th Annual Laguna ConferenceAugust 29, 2019
- Business WireKCS’ Mike Naatz to Address Cowen’s 12th Annual Global Transportation ConferenceAugust 21, 2019
- Business WireKansas City Southern Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock and Common StockAugust 13, 2019
- Business WireCommerce Bancshares, Inc. Declares Cash Dividends on Common and Preferred StockAugust 2, 2019
- Globe NewswireLifeVantage Celebrates 10th Anniversary at its Elite Academy in Kansas CityJuly 23, 2019
Civil War cannonball found in Kansas City area tree
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A worker has found what's believed to be a Civil War cannonball lodged in a Kansas City area tree that he was hired to take down.
Astros look to end 3-game slide against Royals
Houston Astros (95-53, first in the AL West) vs. Kansas City Royals (55-92, fourth in the AL Central)
Chiefs defense still with plenty of room for improvement
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were plenty of reasons for the Kansas City Chiefs to be optimistic their porous defense, a big reason they were eliminated in the playoffs a year ago, would be vastly...
Missouri gun violence proposal in the works amid bloodshed
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The speaker of the Missouri House said he hopes to have a proposal aimed at combatting gun violence ready to debate next year, but critics say action needs to be taken...
The Latest: Legislative gun violence proposal in the works
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on gun violence in Missouri's largest cities. (all times local):
The speaker of the Missouri House says a group of Republican lawmakers...
Mother testifies in trial of priest charged with molestation
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A mother has testified in the trial of a suspended Kansas priest charged with molesting her daughter that she was raised to hold priests in high regard and didn't know how...
Priest testifies in trial of fired unwed Missouri teacher
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Catholic priest says "fornication" not pregnancy was the problem in the case of a teacher who alleges that she was fired from a Catholic school in Kansas City, Missouri,...
Lopez scheduled to start for Kansas City against Chicago
Kansas City Royals (54-92, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (64-81, third in the AL Central)
Audit: Missouri taxpayers paid $200K in Greitens legal fees
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri taxpayers spent more than $200,000 in the months leading up to former Gov. Eric Greitens' resignation to defend his office's use of a self-deleting text message...
Chiefs wide receiver Watkins looks to build on breakout game
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sammy Watkins told anyone who would listen that he was poised for a resurgent season.
The Chiefs wide receiver was healthy for the first time in what seemed like...
Amid concerns, 4 killed over 24 hours in Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A series of shootings has left four people dead in Kansas City over 24 hours as concerns mount about violent crime in the state's two largest cities.
Chicago takes on Kansas City in division play
Kansas City Royals (53-92, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (64-80, third in the AL Central)
Chiefs return WR Thomas to active roster, cut WR Pringle
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have returned De'Anthony Thomas to the active roster and waived fellow wide receiver Byron Pringle with the hope that they can sign him to the practice squad...
Teacher fired after becoming pregnant while unwed testifies
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A teacher who lost her job at a Catholic school in Kansas City, Missouri, after becoming pregnant has testified that she believed administrators decided not to renew her...
Former student sues ex-girlfriend’s father for school attack
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former student is suing his ex-girlfriend's father for an attack at a Kansas City area high school that left the teen critically injured.
Amanda Adkins kicks off run for Congress in Kansas
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas business executive with political ties to former Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has officially kicked off her campaign to challenge freshman Democratic Rep....
Chicago hosts Kansas City in division matchup
Kansas City Royals (53-91, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (63-80, third in the AL Central)
Advocacy group criticizes Kansas City-St. Joseph bishop
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An advocacy group for people sexually abused by Roman Catholic priests is criticizing the bishop of the Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese for not naming more people on a list...
Chiefs lose Hill, escape serious trouble with Mahomes in win
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was walking around in relatively good shape on Monday, one day after he sprained his ankle while leading Kansas City to a 40-26 romp over...
ACLU: Kansas inmate could die without opioid-addiction meds
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas and Missouri affiliates of the American Civil Liberties Union have sued the Federal Bureau of Prisons on behalf of an inmate they claim could die without a drug...
7-year-old boy shot in the head in KC expected to recover
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 7-year-old boy is expected to make a full recovery after being shot in the head while riding with his mother in Kansas City, Missouri.