Why are the Chiefs keeping quiet about parting ways with general manager John Dorsey? What is the most surprising development of the offseason? When will Jorge Soler return to the Royals? What is Bubba Starling’s future? In his weekly Mellinger Minutes, Kansas City Star sports columnist Sam Mellinger answers these questions and more.
On Jan. 26, grandfather and retiree Jiansheng Chen went out to play Pokemon Go in Chesapeake, Va. He never came home. He was shot dead in the parking lot of an apartment complex by a security guard after some type of interaction between the two men.
The Senate health care bill makes dramatic cuts to future spending for Medicaid, the federal-state program for the working poor. Those cuts may just be a prelude to a massive battle over entitlement spending for Medicare and Social Security, the nation’s two biggest social programs.
Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost answered a question before Sunday's game against the Blue Jays about how he learned how to handle the emotional toll of losing baseball games over the course of a full season.
David Eulitt and Rustin DoddThe Kansas City Star
Ned Yost on having to learn how to accept losses in baseball
At Big Slick, Children's Mercy kid and Paul Rudd bond over 'Ant-Man'