Royals’ winning streak ends at nine after 3-0 loss to Marlins

Marlins ace Jose Fernandez had set a season strikeout record and tamed the Royals with a series of timely escapes as Miami beat Kansas City 3-0 on Wednesday night, ending the Royals’ winning streak at nine games. The Kansas City offense failed to capitalize on three scoring opportunities — one early and two late.

Storms move into KC Thursday morning, bringing a threat of flooding

A new round of storms move into Kansas City area Thursday morning, bringing the chance of flooding of urban and small streams. The storms could drop an additional inch of rain over the next six hours. That’s on top of the 3 to 5 inches of rain from the storms that swept across the area late Wednesday.

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High school football programs lacking tradition search for success in other ways

Before the season, some high school programs realize they won’t be hoisting a trophy on the final week of the fall
smcdowell@kcstar.com
High school football programs lacking tradition search for success in other ways 1:47

High school football programs lacking tradition search for success in other ways

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk says he regained confidence over summer 0:22

KU's Svi Mykhailiuk says he regained confidence over summer

One man killed, another wounded in Kansas City's 72nd homicide of the year 0:58

One man killed, another wounded in Kansas City's 72nd homicide of the year

Dogs and cats displaced by Louisiana flooding arrive in Virginia 4:46

Dogs and cats displaced by Louisiana flooding arrive in Virginia