<![CDATA[KC Breaking News, Sports, Weather & KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/ en-us Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:08:52 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:08:52 CDT Homepage 60 ‘Post-traumatic church syndrome’? Yep, it’s a thing http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32626203.html#storylink=rss Reba Riley’s spiritual quest will no doubt make some Christian readers uneasy (she samples 30 religions and ends up affirming beliefs and practices of several other faiths) but it will surely resonate with many.

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To mourn and honor loved ones, more people go running http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article32657286.html#storylink=rss Sara Kindler is organizing a September 5K walk/run to honor husband Zach, who died last August. It will join a list of such events that area residents have started to heighten awareness of sometimes obscure medical conditions, raise money for research and bring continued meaning to a life cut short.

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An act of kindness surrounding a Royals game provided a lift when he needed it most http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article32680461.html#storylink=rss On September 4, 2013, my buddy Dylan texted me, asking if I’d be interested in a Royals game a week from Monday. I told him probably not, as that day was the start of my second round of chemo. When I found out I’d be attending in the press box courtesy of Sam Mellinger and the Royals, however, I changed my tune.

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As testosterone therapy gains popularity, medical controversy increases http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article32704101.html#storylink=rss Testosterone therapy has become a big business with claims it will build men’s muscles and restore their sex drive. Studies, though, cast doubt. “Testosterone is not a fountain of youth,” a Kansas City researcher says.

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Cowboy rounds up two boys needing a home and a family http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article32713863.html#storylink=rss Team members at the Midwest Foster Care and Adoption Association went deep into two brothers’ family tree in search of a potential home. They found Uncle Ken — Ken Hunt. “It wasn’t a matter of ‘I need to do this,’” he said. “I had to do this.”

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Chiefs could benefit from more two-point conversions http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article32711052.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs successfully went for two during impressive 34-10 preseason win over Titans after Cairo Santos missed a 33-yard extra point.

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When KC police officer shoots at car that rammed his motorcycle, bullet wounds infant’s toe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article32627325.html#storylink=rss The infant was a passenger in a car that hit a police officer’s motorcycle, then sped away near 53rd Street and Wabash Avenue about 9:30 a.m. Friday, police said.

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F. Glenn Miller Jr. tells jurors he regrets not killing more people http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article32624178.html#storylink=rss Before resting his case in his capital murder trial, F. Glenn Miller Jr. gave a first-person account of killing three people outside Jewish centers in Overland Park last year.

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:34:34 CDT

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Barron’s highlights Stowers’ twin Kansas City legacies http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article32681658.html#storylink=rss The weekly financial publication tells the story Kansas City knows so well, how James and Virginia Stowers tied together a non-profit and a for-profit operation into a neat bow.

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Time Out New York dubs Boulevard Brewing Co. America’s best craft beer brewery http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article32646918.html#storylink=rss Kansas City’s Boulevard Brewing Co. scored the No. 1 spot on a list of America’s best craft beer breweries compiled by Time Out New York.

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I-35 in Johnson County to close again this weekend http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article32536449.html#storylink=rss Construction crews will again close Interstate 35 between U.S. 69 and Interstate 435 to install bridge girders for the new eastbound I-435 flyover ramp to northbound I-35.

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Maty Mauk’s time to stand and deliver http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article32649966.html#storylink=rss Maty Mauk has been honing his skills as a pocket-passing quarterback as the Missouri Tigers look to claim a third straight SEC East title.

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:51:09 CDT

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Kansas State’s Bill Snyder still has the drive at 75 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32649300.html#storylink=rss After years of success, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is on his way into the College Football Hall of Fame. But he is showing no signs of slowing down, even at age 75.

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Air Raid has helped many college offenses take off, but will it work for KU? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article32648586.html#storylink=rss Hal Mumme, now coach at Division III Belhaven, revolutionized football with a spread offense called the Air Raid. Kansas coach David Beaty and offensive coordinator Rob Likens hope their version of the offense can help launch the Jayhawks as they try and rebuild the program.

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:39:08 CDT

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Sporting KC defender Seth Sinovic eyes return after three-month absence with concussion http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article32663586.html#storylink=rss Seth Sinovic has returned to Sporting KC practice as a full participant, and after reporting no ill-effects, he could be in line for his first appearance since the May 9 injury. But there is no guarantee that he will play in Saturday’s game at Colorado.

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1 billion people used Facebook on Monday, but what’s in a billion? http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article32640498.html#storylink=rss More than 1 billion people logged on to Facebook on Monday – the first time the social media site has hit that mark. How do you wrap your mind around 1 billion anything?

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10 years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is vibrant but wary http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article32609826.html#storylink=rss City and region devastated by 2005 storm has regained most of its people

Business activity is humming, but poverty and crime still far higher than national averages

In shadows of the failed levee system, residents worry improvements won’t be enough

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Europe’s halting response to migrant crisis draws criticism as death toll mounts http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article32689566.html#storylink=rss With tens of thousands of people leaving war-torn or impoverished countries to seek asylum or a better life in Europe, criticism of the European Union’s division and dysfunction is accelerating, as the number of deaths mounts, crossing 2,500 this year.

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Steve Kraske: Kansas Board of Healing Arts has closed case against Milton Wolf http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article32662095.html#storylink=rss The tea partier investigated for his 2010 Facebook posts involving gunshot victims and others with snarky captions continues to flirt with another run for the U.S. Senate from Kansas.

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Ebola survivor who lost 21 relatives gives birth to baby boy http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article32730336.html#storylink=rss Victoria Yillia was the first person to survive Ebola in Sierra Leone

Medical staff still wears protective suits for fear of lingering infection

Doctors gave her formula and told her not to nurse until they ran tests

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The Tao of Hud: Royals broadcaster Rex Hudler has hit his stride by simply being himself http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article32702790.html#storylink=rss For three hours every night, he is the goofball announcer some call Uncle Hud. Every day, Royals fans come up to him and say they never know what’s going to come out of his mouth. And every day, Rex Hudler tells them, “That makes two of us.”

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Tropical Storm Erika dissipates but kills 20 on Caribbean island http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article32738862.html#storylink=rss In addition to dead in mountainous Dominica, nearly 50 people reported missing as 15 inches of rain fall

Prime minister: ‘The extent of the devastation is monumental’ as he says island is set back 20 years

5 in Haiti die in mudslide, rain-related traffic accident involving bus, truck

Florida still bracing for ‘potentially heavy rain event’

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Hard Working Americans deliver the sweet fruits of its labor to Madrid Theater crowd http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article32740731.html#storylink=rss If there’s a thing as an obscure super-group/cover band, the Hard Working Americans fit the bill.

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Checkpoint on Southwest Trafficway yields 29 DUI arrests http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article32735520.html#storylink=rss A sobriety checkpoint late Friday and into early Saturday in Kansas City resulted in 29 drivers being arrested for driving under the influence.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:44:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article32735520.html
Royals' Lorenzo Cain needs a 'gamer' at the plate http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article32737023.html#storylink=rss The other day I was leaning against a bat rack (one of my hidden talents; I’m a professional-level leaner) when Lorenzo Cain came up and started pulling bats out of the rack and taking half cuts with each one. Lorenzo was searching for a good bat; a gamer. We wound up talking about bats, hitting the ball to the opposite field and my tenuous connection to George Brett.

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Police arrest foreigner in case of Bangkok blasts http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article32737779.html#storylink=rss Man was holed up in suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment, stacks of passports

Materials matched those used in the Aug. 17 blast at the Erawan Shrine in central Bangkok

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2015 Dodge Journey Crossroad http://www.kansascity.com/cars/article32660304.html#storylink=rss Rugged exterior gives way to a comfortable, family-friendly interior

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Honoring loved ones with a memorial 5K http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article32735766.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:04:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article32735766.html Insane money in college football makes ‘Billion-Dollar Ball’ a worthy read http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article32164464.html#storylink=rss University of Kansas makes an appearance for its “class checkers” system, where the school hires people to make sure players actually go to their classes. The book has its flaws, but it should be a mind-bending read for any die-hard college football fan.

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Bohemian style makes a comeback http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article32310210.html#storylink=rss Bohemian style, which first emerged in early 19th-century France when artists moved into less affluent Parisian neighborhoods, incorporates three key elements: color, pattern and plants, says author Justina Blakeney.

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