Three weeks before full-squad workouts begin in Surprise, Ariz., Royals manager Ned Yost was in no rush to anoint an opening day starter. But one of the primary candidates for the assignment, veteran right-hander Edinson Volquez, had his own take on the subject: He’s fine if he doesn’t start opening day.
Over the past few weeks, thousands of clipboard-toting volunteers have fanned out across some of the nation's largest cities, tasked with a deceptively complex job: counting the number of homeless people sleeping on the streets.
The 17th annual Top of the Bottoms Social Aid Pleasure Club and Benevolent Society parade brought out revelers to the West Side before dawn to celebrate Mardi Gras Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. By Jill Toyoshiba.
The Water Garden Society of Greater Kansas City is turning a 1948 Chevy pickup into a fountain centerpiece for its display at the KC Remodel and Garden Show this weekend at the American Royal complex. The show runs Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Sitting In the lobby of Children's Mercy Hospital, Grady Lauderdale explained how a safety video may have helped save his nephew during a fire at Somerset Village Apartments (Feb. 8, 2015 -- video by Shane Keyserfirstname.lastname@example.org).