Royals rout Red Sox 10-4 with a monster eight-run sixth inning

The Royals trailed by two runs when they scored eight times in the sixth inning and beat the Red Sox 10-4 on Sunday night in Boston. Raul Mondesi’s bases-loaded triple was the big blow in the inning as Kansas City clinched another series victory and prolonged its wild August surge.

Scientists emerge after a year of life ‘on Mars’

A six-member team of scientists lived in a dome on top of Mauna Loa for a year, which might sound good until you consider that they could only leave their dome while wearing spacesuits because they were simulating a mission to Mars. They have concluded that a manned Mars mission is feasible, at least from a “technological and psychological” perspective. But they can’t wait to swim and eat fresh food.

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Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City

A man and a woman are dead in an apparent murder-suicide at 7th Heaven, 7621 Troost Ave. in Kansas City. Police were dispatched to an active shooter scene early Sunday afternoon at the business. A victim was found shot to death, and the gunman apparently shot himself to death, said Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté.
Matt Campbell The Kansas City Star
Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City 2:30

Two killed in shooting at 7th Heaven in Kansas City

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Recovering from a summer of sorrow in Kansas City, Kan.

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Jazz legend Charlie Parker gets a 21-sax salute at his grave site

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Fire under street downtown sends manhole covers flying