The man was able to drive himself to the hospital.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Michael Mariot from Triple-A Omaha and optioned right-handed pitcher Aaron Brooks to Omaha. Mariot, 26, has made 22 appearances for the Storm Chasers this season, going 1-1 with a 3.18 ERA (10 ER in 28.1 IP) with eight walks, 33 strikeouts and a […]
Nine-time All-Star Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers has reclaimed the lead at first base in the latest American League voting update for the 86th All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 14, at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Major League Baseball announced Monday. Overall, the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot has […]
Calls for the flag to be removed come in the aftermath of the deadly shooting attack at a black church.
It is the off-season basketball wise but that doesn’t mean things are quiet on the basketball front. Two new coaches were hired in the Big 12. Shaka Smart was hired earlier this year at Texas and more recently Steve Prohm took over for Fred Hoiberg at Iowa State. The Big 12 held its summer […]
The biggest country music show in the Midwest gets underway Thursday and runs through Sunday.
Kicker’s David Glasgow says “If you want to live loud, you better show up.”
– Two years after scoring in the final minute at Rio Tinto Stadium for a 2-1 win over Real Salt Lake, Sporting Kansas City’s fortunes were reversed on Sunday as the club’s eight-game unbeaten run was snapped in dramatic fashion. Real Salt Lake forward Olmes Garcia scored in the 93rd minute on a fortuitous deflection to […]
The victim was a guest of an apartment resident.
Officers responded to a residence where a man allegedly threatened another person with a rifle.
Police are investigating the death of a 10-year-old boy at an Ottawa swimming pool.
Jordan Spieth is now 2-for-2 in major golf championships this year. Spieth has followed his Masters win with a victory in the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in Washington state. The 21-year-old closed with a 1-under 69 on Sunday that left him 5-under for the tournament, one shot ahead of Dustin Johnson and Louis Oosthuizen. Spieth […]
— David Ortiz passed two Hall of Famers with his 476th home run, and the Boston Red Sox banged out 13 extra-base hits Sunday in a 13-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals Hanley Ramirez hit his team-best 15th homer and Mookie Betts also went deep for the Red Sox, who set a season high […]
Travelers urged to call airlines for potential delays.
No other apartments sustained damage.
The owner of a Des Moines, Iowa, cafe says the rise in prices is costing him $400 to $500 a we
Three of the suspects were charged Friday in Douglas County District Court with aggravated kidnapping and aggravated battery.
Ned Yost Mike Moustakas Kendrys Morales homered on his 32nd birthday and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Saturday night. Morales hit a two-run, tie-breaking shot in a five-run fifth off Rick Porcello (4-8). It was his third career homer on his birthday. The Red Sox lost […]
South Carolina was the last state to fly the Confederate battle flag from its Capitol dome. In 2000, it was moved to a flagpole in front of the Statehouse.
Kansas men’s basketball head coach Bill Self announced the addition of Florida Gulf Coast’s Julian DeBose to the roster for the 2015 World University Games Saturday. Jayhawk guard Devonte’ Graham was the bearer of terrible timing as an injury will sideline him for three weeks, causing the need for DeBose to temporarily join the team […]
Police say both versions of the flyers included the name Traditionalist American Knights, a chapter of the Ku Klux Klan based in Missouri.
The suspect had two guns when he left the home and was arrested after dropping them.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Aaron Brooks from Omaha (AAA) and optioned right-handed pitcher Yohan Pino back to the Storm Chasers. Brooks, 25, will make his third stint with the Royals this season, having pitched a scoreless inning of relief against the New
A three-judge panel in Shawnee County District Court has ruled that Kansas must boost aid to school districts by at least $548 million a year.
The president of Kansas State University says he’s giving the money he would make in a raise to be used elsewhere at the university. President Kirk Schulz announced on the university’s website he won’t keep the 2 percent raise approved by the state’s Board of Regents on Thursday. Schulz thanked the Regents for the raise and credits them with […]
Eduardo Rodriguez pitched capably into the seventh inning, Mookie Betts had a career-best four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Friday night. Rodriguez (3-1), who gave up nine runs in 4 2-3 innings in his previous start against Toronto, allowed one run and six hits in 6 1-3 […]
Owners Edward and Kim Moege reopened the restaurant Friday at its new location, 906 S. Kansas Ave.
The amendment by Sen. Jerry Moran bars the use of funds to enforce the threatened species listing of the lesser prairie chicken.
Four Lyon County charities were beneficiaries at conclusion of four nights of riding green four-wheeled, all-terrain vehicles in the beautiful Flint Hills of Kansas. “Our third annual Gator Rally was a tremendous success as participants from throughout eastern Kansas and even from Oklahoma rode through luscious pastures in this community-support effort,” exclaimed Paul DuToit, brainchild […]
Roof appeared by video and stared straight ahead as five victims’ family members gave statements, some of them saying “hate won’t win.”
The Kansas City Royals announced today that tomorrow night’s 6:10 p.m. game against the Boston Red Sox is officially sold out. Standing room tickets remain for this evening’s 7:10 p.m. contest against the Red Sox and Sunday’s 1:10 p.m. series finale. Tonight’s game features the “Big Slick Celebrity Softball Game” as the Royals host Kansas […]
Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson start the day tied for the lead at the U.S. Open, the second major of the season in men’s golf. Each shot a 5-under 65 yesterday at the British Open-style links course in University Place, Washington, outside of Seattle. Patrick Reed completed the opening round one shot back with Matt […]
213 people registered for the 5K run in the mud on the farm.
The couple is wanted for questioning in the death of Joseph Moniz at a Miami hotel.
Denny Stoecklein is taking a new position as director of marketing for Hutchinson Community College.
University of Kansas Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little will receive a base salary of about $510,000.
You can now tell your phone company that federal regulators say it’s OK to block robocalls.
The vigil was held at Wichita’s oldest African-American church.
Tyler Michael Area, 20, was arrested Thursday night near Mayetta.
Alcides Escobar had three hits and scored twice and Jeremy Guthrie pitched six effective innings as the Kansas City Royals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Thursday night. Escobar doubled to lead off the Royals’ two-run first then scored on Lorenzo Cain’s sacrifice fly. Escobar singled in the second, stole second base and scored on […]
Some proposed fee increases also would have boosted total tuition and fee costs for some Kansas undergraduates by 4.9 percent.
Brownback spokeswoman Eileen Hawley says Brownback hasn’t granted any clemency requests since he took office.
Miller says the $200,000 would be “sufficient for now” but indicated he would be willing to negotiate a smaller amount.
Sporting Kansas City will face FC Dallas at 7:30 p.m. CT on July 1 at Sporting Park in the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Round of 16, U.S. Soccer announced on Thursday. Tickets and parking for the match are included in Sporting Kansas City Season Ticket Member packages as Special Game A. Single-game tickets […]
Dylann Roof, 21, is suspected of opening fire in a historic black church, killing nine people.
Smallville is the fictional town where Superman was raised as Clark Kent.
35 year old Brooke McLaughlin’s charged with aggravated battery to a law enforcement officer among other counts.
Joe Blanton picked up his first victory in nearly two years with five solid innings and Alcides Escobar equaled his career high with four RBIs as the Kansas City Royals pounded the Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 on Wednesday night. Blanton (1-0) had not won since June 29, 2013, while with the Los Angeles Angels against Houston. […]
Neither the Kansas City Royals nor a man who was struck in the eye with a foil-wrapped hot dog in 2009 were at fault, a western Missouri jury said Wednesday in a case seen as a challenge to the long-held “baseball rule.” John Coomer, 54, of Overland Park, Kansas, said he suffered permanent eye damage […]
Democratic Rep. Jim Ward of Wichita called for a review of campaign finance laws Wednesday.
The GOP Super-majority spent weeks arguing before narrowly approving the measure to raise sales and cigarette taxes.
Their store came under investigation in 2013 because it reported thousands of dollars in transactions in a federal food stamp program.
Prosecutors say Joyce Mitchell agreed to be the inmates’ getaway driver but backed out because she still loved her husband and felt guilty.
The office said the U.S. attorney’s office was bringing no charges after completing its investigation “regarding campaign finance matters.”
Jenkins heads to Oklahoma State as a three star prospect.
Bob Chipman’s basketball camp continues to bring in fun and exciting guest campers this summer. Devonte Graham and Hunter Mickelson came to Lee Arena to talk to the campers and play a little two on two against them. Graham, a sophomore, and Mickelson, a junior, are gearing up for the University Games in South Korea […]
Voters in Topeka approve a hike in local property taxes while those in Auburn-Washburn reject the plan.
With excitement growing toward the start of the 2015 football season, evidenced by a record in season ticket sales, all remaining single-game tickets for the Wildcats’ seven-game home schedule will go on sale to the general public June 22 online at k-statesports.com. With the South Dakota, Louisiana Tech and Oklahoma games down to scattered […]
Current state law allows Brownback to make cuts but requires them to be across the board. The new law will allow targeted cuts.
Sporting Kansas City advanced to the Round of 16 in the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup with a 1-0 victory over St. Louis FC on Tuesday at Sporting Park. Graham Zusi scored the game’s only goal, heading home a cross from Benny Feilhaber in the 70th minute, while Tim Melia earned his fourth straight […]
Residents in USD 437 voted against increasing their district’s local option budget.
Spike strips were successfully used in Trego County by a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper.
A sign outside the restaurant says it will close July 3rd.
The Osage County Sheriff’s office says a man shot himself to death outside a Lyndon bank.
The Golden State Warriors have won their first NBA championship since 1975, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in Game 6. Stephen Curry and Andre Iguodala each had 25 points for the Warriors, who won the final three games after Cleveland had taken a 2-1 lead. Iguodala earned the Finals MVP. Iguodala didn’t start a single game […]
Chris Young became the first Royals pitcher to drive in three runs in a game since 1972 and worked seven innings of five-hit ball Tuesday night, leading Kansas City to a 7-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. Young had a two-run single in the fourth inning and an RBI single in the fifth for the Royals, […]
Abby Wambach scored late in the first half and the U.S. women’s national team went on to beat Nigeria 1-0 on Tuesday night for a first-place finish in its group at the Women’s World Cup. It was Wambach’s 14th World Cup goal, pulling her even with Birgit Prinz for second on the all-time list behind Brazil’s […]
Brownback says Kansans will still be paying less in taxes than they were three years ago because of income tax cuts enacted in 2012 and 2013.
Wholesale prices in the Northeast are 32 percent lower than a year earlier. Drumsticks are down 33 percent.
Baxter says Jefferson you can donate water at chapters of the Red Cross, Salvation Army, and Harvesters in Kansas City, Kansas and Topeka.
Collapse killed five Irish students in the U.S. on work visas.
MLB’s St. Louis Cardinals are being investigated by the F.B.I. and Justice Department for hacking the Houston Astros, according to an article by the New York Times. According to the article, investigators have evidence that front-office officials broke into a network of special databases of the Houston Astros. The article states that the databases contained […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that 27 of the team’s 41 selections from last week’s First-Year Rule 4 Player Draft have signed with the organization, highlighted by third-round pick, outfielder Anderson Miller (Western Kentucky University) and fifth-round selection, outfielder Roman Collins (Florida Atlantic University). The 27 draft picks that have signed with the Royals […]
A U.S. airstrike has killed al-Qaida’s leader of its powerful Yemeni affiliate.
Officials say the heavy rainfall predicted for the area could make driving dangerous this afternoon.
Supporters of the legislation said it would prevent fraud but critics called it mean-spirited.
Shona Banda’s home was raided after her son took issue with an anti-marijuana presentation at school.
47-year-old Dennis E. Clark Monday in a case involving three women at Menorah Medical Center in Kansas City.
Lorenzo Cain hit a two-run homer, and normally lights-out reliever Greg Holland struggled in the ninth before the Kansas City Royals held off the Milwaukee Brewers for an 8-5 win Monday night. The Royals won in manager Ned Yost’s first regular season game back in Milwaukee since being fired by the Brewers late in the 2008 campaign. […]
Make that a championship hat trick for these Chicago Blackhawks Patrick Kane and Duncan Keith scored, and the Blackhawks won their third Stanley Cup in six years, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 in Game 6 on Monday night. Chicago clinched a championship at home for the first time since 1938 and won its third title […]
Taking the case federal carried stiffer penalties & was tied to Valero’s interstate commerce.
“I got my first horse, actually a Shetland called Scout, when I was just a little kid, three-years-old. I rode Scout all around the feedlot, everywhere, and told everybody I was a cowboy, and that’s what I’ve always been.” Never a doubt to anybody when they meet up with J.D. Draper, and see him in […]
The 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot, which is available exclusively online for the first time via MLB.com, Club sites and mobile devices, has eclipsed 300 million votes, Major League Baseball announced today. With more than two weeks remaining before the voting period ends on Thursday, July 2nd at 11:59 p.m. (ET), the current total […]
The city’s investigating whether she lied about her ethnicity when she applied to be on the police board.
The new changes are in place for this fall.
One of the most historic communities in the world plans a special celebration in recognition of its past this weekend. “Washunga Days are planned at Council Grove on the old Santa Fe Trail, Friday through Sunday, June 19-21,” announced Lisa Boyer, treasurer of the planning committee. “It’ll be the 33rd anniversary edition of […]
This after a fire last month at a pet store and an earlier fire at a boarding business.
The girl lost part of her arm and suffered a leg injury. The boy lost his left arm.
The search continues for David Sweat and Richard Matt, who used tools to escape from a New York prison.
The brother of one president and son of another, Bush has likely raised a recording-breaking amount of money.
Flash flood warnings in effect early Monday in NW Sedgwick County, all of Harvey County.
61 year-old Charles Eugene Tevis died after his Harley-Davidson ran into the back of a tractor-trailer.
Music instructor Sean Dow went missing Saturday morning from a relative’s Overland Park home.
Stephen Curry scored 37 points and the Golden State Warriors took a 3-2 lead in the NBA Finals with a 104-91 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night. Curry had 17 in the fourth quarter, including seven straight to put away the game after Cleveland got within eight points in the final 2 minutes. The […]
Lightning is blamed for starting the house fire.
Four people were sent to an area hospital.
The Kansas City Royals game at the St. Louis Cardinals has been postponed by rain after a delay of 2 hours, 31 minutes. No makeup date has been determined for the final game of the season series. The Cardinals lead the season series 3-2.
The man’s identity has not been released.
Smokers to pay 50 cents more for a pack of cigarettes.
Call-up Tyler Lyons had a solid outing and Mark Reynolds hit the go-ahead homer in the fifth inning for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Kansas City Royals for the second straight day, 3-2 on Saturday. Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez homered for the Royals, who took two of three from the Cardinals at home […]