Three weeks before full-squad workouts begin in Surprise, Ariz., Royals manager Ned Yost was in no rush to anoint an opening day starter. But one of the primary candidates for the assignment, veteran right-hander Edinson Volquez, had his own take on the subject: He’s fine if he doesn’t start opening day.
The fire was reported shortly before 2 p.m. Tuesday at a house in the 2100 block of Drury Lane. A family of three lives at the house but was not home when the fire broke out. A dog was home but escaped the fire.
The final proposed budget of the Obama presidency seeks more taxes on the wealthy, a push to solve the riddle of cancer, a modest slowing of debt and deficits, more spending to defeat Islamic extremists and a renewed focus on cybersecurity.
The 17th annual Top of the Bottoms Social Aid Pleasure Club and Benevolent Society parade brought out revelers to the West Side before dawn to celebrate Mardi Gras Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. By Jill Toyoshiba.
The Kansas City Chiefs are well known for their pass rushers. We look back at the legacy from the 1960s, with players such as Bobby Bell, to the Derrick Thomas-led teams of the 1990s and up to the Chiefs recent draft of Dee Ford. (August 2014; Narrated by The Star's Terez A. Paylor; written by Paylor and Randy Covitz; music by Kevin MacLeod; Derrick Thomas video courtesy of NFL Films; Produced by Monty Davis)
Derrick Thomas' ex-teammates reminisce about #58, and talk about what makes him a Hall of Famer. The induction ceremony took place in Canton, Ohio on August 8, 2009. On December 6, the Chiefs honored Thomas by retiring his number.