After offseason surgery on his wrist, the start of spring training was delayed for Royals left fielder Alex Gordon. Now, he’s trying to get in as much work as he can in a limited time to get ready for the season.
The policy just adopted by a pharmacists’ association could make it more difficult for states such as Missouri to carry out the death penalty. The pharmacists now join doctors and anesthesiologists in having national associations with ethics codes that restrict credentialed members from participating in executions.
Hannah S. Kennish, a 13-year-old girl from Montrose, Mo., had communicated online for four months with Raymond C. Vallia, the man who is now charged with her kidnapping, authorities said. Her family did not know about the social media relationship. The two were found in New Mexico on Monday afternoon, hours after an Amber Alert had been issued.
The Final Four features coaches who have all won NCAA Tournaments. One is in the Hall of Fame, two others are finalists this year, and the fourth will be a slam dunk. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, Kentucky’s John Calipari, Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan and Michigan State’s Tom Izzo are at the top of the game.
Garth Brooks is in the field. So is Journey. The Beatles, too. Tom Petty as well. All told, there are 16 songs for fans to choose among, bracket style, for the Royals to play at Kauffman Stadium during the sixth inning of games this season.
Let us warn your right now: Twitter will be an ugly place to be Monday night. Belieber heads will be exploding all over the place as their beloved Justin Bieber takes his lumps on the much-anticipated Comedy Central roast.