Live updates, stats from tonight’s Royals-Twins game

Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Tuesday night’s Royals-Twins game for live stats and updates from Andy McCullough, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters and editors. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. on Fox Sports Kansas City.


Pope OKs resignation of Bishop Robert Finn, who failed to report sex abuse

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Robert W. Finn from his leadership role with the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph. Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of the Kansas City in Kansas Archdiocese will serve as the diocese’s interim leader.

Eat & Drink

Tea leaves and brewed tea add unique flavors to variety of recipes

A new cookbook called “Steeped: Recipes Infused With Tea” proves that tea is much more than a beverage. Recipes include Earl Grey soba noodle salad, green tea sesame shortbread cookies and tomato soup that gets smoky flavor from lapsang souchong, a Chinese tea dried over smoldering wood.

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The Muehlebach — once KC’s heart, still a proud monument

Today, 100 years after opening, the hotel still stands among the surrounding skyscrapers, yet is closed for all but group gatherings. It serves as a kind of hidden jewel for those who know what they’re looking for. It is a relic, a reminder of an older, grander time, when a hotel was more than just a place to rest your head between flights.

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As I See It

Bob Berkebile and Joanne Collins: Benchmarking the energy use of Kansas City buildings makes sense

Bob Berkebile, a principal of BNIM Architects and co-chair of Kansas City’s Environmental Management Commission, and Joanne Collins, a former City Council member and chair of the city’s Climate Protection Steering Committee, write: The Kansas City region has an opportunity to create local jobs, help protect our health and save money. How? By enacting a benchmarking ordinance that would measure energy usage of large buildings and report the findings.


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