Nixon, Brownback issue differing orders on same-sex marriage issues

In Missouri, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered state and local agencies to implement the ruling as quickly as possible. In Kansas, Gov. Sam Brownback issued an order designed to protect religious clergy and houses of worship from discrimination complaints if they object to same-sex marriages and decline to offer the service.


Live updates from Tuesday’s Royals-Rays doubleheader

Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Tuesday’s Royals-Rays games for live stats and updates from Andy McCullough, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters and editors. The first game is scheduled to start at 1:10 p.m. The second game is set for 7:10 p.m. Both games are on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Updated July 7: Kansas City Crime Stoppers' Most Wanted

Updated July 7: This woman is wanted for possession of amphetamine. If you have information about any of these fugitives, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (816-474-8477), go to, or text TIP452 plus message and send to 274637. All calls are anonymous.

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