The Kansas City Royals say the lower-level seats between the foul poles at Kauffman Stadium are nearly full of season-ticket holders. The Royals likely will reach season-ticket sales they haven’t seen since before the 1994 strike.
Mayor Sly James joined Wendy Doyle, CEO of the Women’s Foundation, and officers from the Kansas City chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management to launch “When Work Works.” The effort is part of a national initiative that aims to educate and encourage employers to provide workplaces that work for today’s families.
The United States, Russia and other world powers agreed to implement a nationwide “cessation of hostilities” in Syria’s civil war to start in one week in an effort to stop the carnage and allow delivery of humanitarian aid to besieged civilians.
Royals mascot Sluggerrrr surprised a doctor and a nurse at children's Mercy Hospital on Thursday, February 11, 2016, with a special Valentine's Day message of love from their husbands. Sluggerrr will be delivering his Sluggerrrr Grams around town through Sunday.
On Thursday, exhibitors prepare their vehicles for the opening of the 56th annual O'Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels car show at Bartle Hall. Hundreds of custom cars, classics, hot rods, trucks, motorcycles, buses and race cars will be on display Friday through Sunday.
Missouri assistant basketball coach Brad Loos opened up about his daughter Rhyan's battle with cancer and the toll it has taken since she was diagnosed in October. For the #RallyForRhyan benefit game, the Tigers are offering a free general admission ticket for Saturday's game against Tennessee at Mizzou Arena to all fans who make a donation to support pediatric cancer research.