Before Monday’s game against the Royals at Kauffman Stadium, Washington Nationals relief pitcher Blake Treinen reflected on his journey from longshot to big-leaguer after growing up in small-town Kansas.
Kelsey McClain loved the outdoors and being in the water. Last summer the California woman celebrated her 24th birthday on the Colorado River where she caught a brain-eating amoeba. Now her mother is on a mission to warn others about the microscopic killer.
Mayor Sly James tried to put the best face possible on disappointing news Tuesday. He said voters would not be asked this year to approve funding for a single terminal to replace the current setup at Kansas City International Airport. Now it needs to be considered in 2017.
After he was drafted by the Chiefs on Saturday, Tyreek Hill was asked by The Star's Terez A. Paylor how he explained to NFL teams what happened at Oklahoma State, where Hill was dismissed following an arrest that led to Hill pleading guilty to domestic abuse by strangulation.
Tyreek Hill on explaining himself during NFL draft process
Building collapses in downtown Liberty
Mike Jirschele talks about an unlikely encounter after the 2014 World Series