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Chiefs president opens up about why team is changing touchdown celebration song

Kansas City Chiefs president Mark Donovan said of the old song: “the performer and composer of the song is in a maximum security prison for crimes against children, and we just didn’t want to be associated with that song in any way, either directly or indirectly through a cover song.”

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Mass murders such as Columbine and Sandy Hook show uphill gun control battle for slain TV reporter's father

Andy Parker’s heart broke last week when a gunman shot and killed his daughter, newswoman Alison Parker, and cameraman Adam Ward on live TV. He’s now on a quest for “reasonable” restrictions on gun purchases. But history — Columbine, Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook — shows that battle is all uphill.

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Food Truck Friday Lineup

Don’t miss these great street eats — including ice cream, barbecue, tacos, Cajun, Spanish tapas and more — as Labor Day Weekend kicks off with The Star’s Food Truck Friday.

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