Chiefs’ ‘3 Amigos’ want to win games, sell shirts and ‘eat greedy’

Chiefs coach Andy Reid encourages his players to let their personality show. His starting defensive line — Dontari Poe, Jaye Howard and Allen Bailey — has taken that to heart, as they’ve dubbed themselves the “3 Amigos,” complete with T-shirts for purchase with their favorite motto — “eat greedy” — on the back.

‘Puppies and pavement’ are now front-burner priorities at City Hall

Any talk at City Hall of airport improvements or streetcar expansion is on the back burner as the Kansas City Council revs up plans for a big infrastructure election next April. The signature project to build support for the citywide bond package could be a new animal shelter at Swope Park to replace a horribly outdated facility.

Louisiana accordionist Buckwheat Zydeco, 68, dies

Stanley “Buckwheat” Dural Jr., better known by his stage name Buckwheat Zydeco, gained fame by introducing zydeco music of southwest Louisiana to the world. He went on to jam with musical greats like Eric Clapton, play at former President Bill Clinton’s inauguration and perform at the 1996 Olympics closing ceremony in Atlanta. He also played on Jimmy Fallon’s final “Late Night” show.

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Wide variety of cars to be featured at KCI Cruise Night

A funny car once raced by Dick "Mr. Chevrolet" Harrell is one of many vehicles that will be on display at the KCI Cruise Night on Saturday. The free event will be at the Ambassador Building just to the east of KCI.
Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
Wide variety of cars to be featured at KCI Cruise Night 1:53

Wide variety of cars to be featured at KCI Cruise Night

The 85th Plaza Art Fair attracts thousands with music, art and food 2:22

The 85th Plaza Art Fair attracts thousands with music, art and food

Parents, fans and alumni offer opinions on SM South football conflicts 4:10

Parents, fans and alumni offer opinions on SM South football conflicts

American Royal Youth Rodeo draws thousands, including scholarship seekers 2:25

American Royal Youth Rodeo draws thousands, including scholarship seekers