Missouri freshman defensive tackle Josh Moore was diagnosed with cancer at age 8. Eleven years later, the Olathe North grad is a rising star for the Tigers. He also shares a special bond with MU coach Gary Pinkel, who announced Nov. 13 that he had follicular lymphoma and would resign after the season.
More than 10,000 people started their Thanksgiving with one of the five road races throughout the Kansas City area, and organizers at each run said their event was wrapped up before any hard rain fell.
Russia has halted Turkish goods at the border, citing a possible terrorist threat among the goods, and a major energy project in Turkey that Moscow once hailed might be halted in the wake of Turkey shooting down a Russian jet over the Syria border.