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VA: Ex-Marine who killed 3 in Baton Rouge did not have PTSD

A former Marine who ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers last month never saw combat in Iraq, but told doctors he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder because a buddy showed him videos of maimed and decapitated bodies, according to newly released Veterans Health Administration medical records.

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Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Monday’s Royals-Red Sox game for live stats and updates from Rustin Dodd, The Star’s Royals beat writer and other sportswriters, photographers and editors.  Dillon Gee takes the mound for Kansas City; Michael Pineda gets the start for New York. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m. Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game.

VA: Ex-Marine who killed 3 in Baton Rouge did not have PTSD

A former Marine who ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers last month never saw combat in Iraq, but told doctors he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder because a buddy showed him videos of maimed and decapitated bodies, according to newly released Veterans Health Administration medical records.

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Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery

Kansas City Royals pitcher Luke Hochevar says he did feel instant relief following his arm surgery, and says he's rehabbing and getting ready for next year's spring training.
John Sleezer The Kansas City Star
Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery 3:05

Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery

Chiefs safety Eric Berry talks about returning to practice 5:09

Chiefs safety Eric Berry talks about returning to practice

Raw video of Eric Berry's first 2016 practice with the Chiefs 0:50

Raw video of Eric Berry's first 2016 practice with the Chiefs

Mizzou senior Tyler Hanneke on earning a scholarship 1:11

Mizzou senior Tyler Hanneke on earning a scholarship