Crown Chasers: Can the Royals reign again? Watch episode one of our six-part series

The Royals thrilled Kansas City with a two-season run that culminated with the 2015 World Series championship. But last year’s 81-81 season, plagued by injuries, left fans wanting more. The 2017 season is likely the last that stars Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Lorenzo Cain will play together in KC. Can they reign again? The Kansas City Star’s six-part video series, by David Eulitt with narration by Sam Mellinger, will explore this topic on six Wednesdays starting February 22.

Editorial: Graves should be part of KCI solution

Rep. Sam Graves has been a consistent and outspoken foe of building a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport. But with Kansas now making a play for a new airport, the Missouri congressman needs to help forge a plan for KCI.

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Shooting victim from Olathe is being called a hero

Ian Grillot is recovering after he was shot Wednesday night at Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe. Grillot intervened after a man was yelling racial slurs at two men he reportedly thought were Middle Eastern. One of those men died. This footage is from The University of Kansas Health System.
Leah Becerra The Kansas City Star
Shooting victim from Olathe is being called a hero 2:59

Shooting victim from Olathe is being called a hero

Yoder opts for telephone town hall 1:36

Yoder opts for telephone town hall

Southwest Airlines dancing flight attendant at KCI 1:27

Southwest Airlines dancing flight attendant at KCI

Police investigate shooting at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe 1:33

Police investigate shooting at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe