After error, Edinson Volquez, Royals crumble in 5-3 loss to White Sox

The Royals entered the sixth inning of Sunday’s regularly scheduled game against the Chicago White Sox leading by three runs and breezing toward another victory over their American League Central foes. Ten batters, five hits, three unearned runs and one error by Mike Moustakas later, the Royals exited the inning with a two-run deficit they could not overcome.

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Domestic terrorism: Only a matter of time?

Today, at a time when much of law enforcement’s focus has shifted from domestic to foreign terrorism, a network of extremism is again spreading throughout the land. “The wall between extremism and mainstream has really come down significantly,” said Brian Levin, director of the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University-San Bernardino.

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Missouri ponders medical marijuana — and the money to be made selling it

Legalizing medical marijuana sits at the crossroads of compassion and commerce — those suffering from chronic illnesses could escape the black market, while a potentially lucrative new legal market would spring to life. But in Missouri, it comes with a catch. Proposed legislation would allow only 30 licenses in the entire state to sell marijuana. That means restricted access for those seeking relief. But it also would fatten the bottom line for those few that land a license.

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For this veteran, the VA has been a constant source of singular care

I have been seriously troubled over the last few years by the endlessly repeated assertion that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is falling short of its obligation to provide first-class health care to former members of the U.S. armed forces. I say that as a veteran who for at least the last 15 to 20 years has received consistent, exceptional medical support from the VA Medical Center in Kansas City.


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