Kaiser Carlile died Sunday night of head injuries suffered at national tournament Saturday in Wichita. A batter warming up near the on-deck circle accidentally struck Kaiser in the head with the bat; the boy died the next day. He is fondly remembered for his passion for being with the Liberal team, even riding on its bus.
The first day of hitting at Chiefs training camp practice meant a return to action for several players who missed most of last season. Nobody was more enthused about the return than defensive end Mike Catapano.
KC Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura tweeted a message to Jose Bautista of the Blue Jays after Sunday’s game in Toronto. Soon after, Ventura deleted the tweets but they were captured and people did their best to translate what Ventura wrote. On Monday, Ventura apologized to Bautista.
The driver of a vehicle that police said was traveling at high speeds on Mission Road struck one vehicle at 95th Street and three others at 103rd Street in Overland Park shortly before 4:50 p.m. Monday. The driver was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. Another person suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
A first-place prize of $50 will be awarded in each of three categories: local, national and international. Photos taken between Memorial Day and Labor Day are accepted. Deadline for entries is 11:59 p.m. Sept. 30.
President Barack Obama’s carbon-cutting rules are sure to draw legal challenges plus GOP and coal industry resistance. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback lashed out at the plan Monday after Obama’s announcement.
Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that it will no longer carry animal trophies as cargo on its planes, joining a growing number of airlines to institute the same ban after the death of Cecil the African lion.
Enter for your chance to be 1 of 3 winners of a $100 Visa Gift Card Courtesy of the Ethnic Enrichment Festival August 21st through August 23rd at Swope Park in Kansas City, MO. Adults are just $3 and Kids 12 & under are free!