- Louisville campus police reviewing escort allegations Updated: Oct-06-15 3:44 pm
Louisville campus police now say they are reviewing allegations that a former men's basketball staffer hired escorts to dance and have sex with recruits and players in a dormitory.
- EPA finds hazardous waste violations at Missouri-Kansas City Updated: Oct-06-15 3:26 pm
LENEXA, Kansas - The University of Missouri-Kansas City will pay a $23,679 civil penalty for violating federal regulations involving the storage and handling of hazardous waste.
- Royals to give Ventura start in Game 1 of ALDS Updated: Oct-06-15 3:06 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The Royals will start hard-throwing youngster Yordano Ventura in Game 1 of the AL Division Series, regardless of whether Kansas City plays the Yankees or Astros on Thursday night.
- Royals head into postseason with newfound expectations Updated: Oct-06-15 2:59 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The Kansas City Royals were just happy to be invited to the party last year, ending a 29-year postseason drought before squeaking through a dramatic wild-card game against the Athletics.
- 1 dead, firefighter injured in Grandview blaze Updated: Oct-06-15 7:03 am
GRANDVIEW, Missouri - One man was killed and a firefighter was injured in an apartment fire in suburban Kansas City.
- By settling for field goals, Chiefs settle for 1-3 start Updated: Oct-05-15 4:45 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - After a lopsided loss in Green Bay, Chiefs coach Andy Reid spent the week placing the blame squarely on his own shoulders, arguing he didn't do a good enough job preparing his players.
- Former Navy pilot sues US government over bipolar diagnosis Updated: Oct-05-15 2:39 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A former Navy pilot who lost his job flying commercial planes after being diagnosed with bipolar disorder is suing the federal government for $35 million after a different psychiatrist said he never had the illness.
- Royals back in playoffs with stingy, rebuilt bullpen Updated: Oct-05-15 2:20 pm
- UMKC puts assistant at center of escort case on leave Updated: Oct-02-15 7:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Missouri-Kansas City has placed men's basketball assistant coach Andre McGee on paid administrative leave as it investigates allegations that he hired an escort to provide sex for recruits while at Louisville.
- Chiefs' QB Alex Smith under fire in more ways than 1 Updated: Oct-01-15 5:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Alex Smith is feeling plenty of heat these days.
- Rail corridor to be bought to connect with Katy Trail Updated: Oct-01-15 3:03 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The Kansas City area would be closer to connecting to Missouri's cross-state Katy Trail under a newly announced plan.
- Former Chiefs QB Kenney pleads guilty to DWI Updated: Oct-01-15 9:23 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Bill Kenney has pleaded guilty to drunken driving in Missouri's capital city, where he now serves as a state utility regulator.
- Kansas City Zoo announces addition of young male elephant Updated: Oct-01-15 8:46 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Kansas City Zoo officials say the facility is acquiring a bull African elephant sometime in October.
- Man shot in KC flags down school bus for help Updated: Oct-01-15 8:23 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A man wounded in a Kansas City shooting has received help after flagging down a school bus.
- Missouri summer jobs program places more than 3,100 youths Updated: Sep-30-15 6:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A new Missouri summer jobs program provided more than 3,000 low-income youth with work experience.
- Chiefs get Sean Smith back, lose Phillip Gaines to torn ACL Updated: Sep-30-15 3:53 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Sean Smith's return from a suspension came at a good time for the Kansas City Chiefs.
- Great rivalry missing a big piece Thursday night Updated: Sep-30-15 2:40 pm
Fans argue vociferously about the best rivalry in the NFL.
- States competing for data centers extend $1.5B in tax breaks Updated: Sep-30-15 12:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The former limestone mine seemed perfect for a large computer data center. The air was cool. The rock walls provided a defense against natural disasters. And the tunnels bored into a Kansas City hillside had access to abundant electricity and fiber-optic cables.
- United Auto Workers threaten strike at Missouri Ford factory Updated: Sep-29-15 6:58 pm
DETROIT - The United Auto Workers union is threatening to strike next week at a key Ford assembly plant in a dispute over local contract negotiations.
- Man sentenced to 19 years in federal prison in drug scheme Updated: Sep-29-15 5:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - One of two northeast Kansas twin brothers convicted of roles in a multistate marijuana-trafficking operation has been sentenced to more than 19 years in federal prison.
- Chiefs' Andy Reid takes blame for second straight loss Updated: Sep-29-15 5:02 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - In the moments after a lopsided loss Monday night, Chiefs coach Andy Reid was in no mood to talk, brushing away a series of questions about the performance in Green Bay with the same answer.
- 4 injured during shooting in Kansas City's jazz district Updated: Sep-28-15 7:50 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Police are investigating after four people were injured during a shooting in Kansas City's 18th and Vine Jazz District.
- A tight race for an AL wild card ... and that's about it Updated: Sep-28-15 3:14 am
It's been a down year for pennant races.
- Royals' Young goes 5 no-hit innings day after father's death Updated: Sep-27-15 6:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A day after his father died, Chris Young took the mound and paid tribute the best way he knew how.
- Lindor's single in 7th ends Royals' no-hit bid vs Indians Updated: Sep-27-15 4:17 pm