Thats why the former Drake head coach, who was introduced as the Tigers newest mens basketball assistant on Tuesday, said he didnt need to do a whole lot of soul searching when Missouri coach Frank Haith first offered him the chance to replace Rick Carter, who left to take a similar position at Xavier last week.
Best-selling author Vince Flynn, who wrote the Mitch Rapp counterterrorism thriller series and sold more than 15 million books in the U.S. alone, died Wednesday in Minnesota after a more than two-year battle with prostate cancer, according to friends and his publisher. He was 47.
While the Royals are on an impressive run — 11-3 over the last two-plus weeks — beat reporter Bob Dutton’s latest Twitter question-and-answer exchange suggests many fans aren’t quite ready to buy in completely. Among the questions: Is third-base coach Eddie Rodriguez — who held up David Lough on the potential tying run — awful at his job or was this just an aberration?
Police say the victims injury is not life threatening
Rev. William Bruning was pastor of Prince of Peace Parish in Olathe. The Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas received an allegation earlier this month that he had broken his vows.
A 41-year-old man is being held on $5 million bail after police say he castrated a paraplegic during a dispute at an assisted living facility in Philadelphia.
They lived the high life for years with money embezzled from her employer.
The company that insures most of Kansas' school districts says it won't provide coverage for districts that allow armed employees on school premises.
Darius Cobb, the St. Louis AAU coach who allegedly accepted $10,000 and trips to influence former KU guard Ben McLemore, is scheduled to meet with a representative of the NCAA’s enforcement staff on Wednesday, according to a USA Today report.
When the San Antonio Spurs appeared to have the NBA Finals wrapped up Tuesday night leading by five with less than a minute in regulation, Miami Heat fans began streaming out of American Airlines Arena.
The new business -- named Mio, An Italian Pizzeria -- opened at 4800 W. 135th Street, a few doors down from its sister restaurant Mio, An Italian Trattoria. Both Mios share appetizers, soups and salads. But the new pizzeria has a build-your-own bruschetta bar ($6) and a wide selection of customizable pies with thin, chewy crusts.
The Westboro Baptist Church has long used boisterous pickets to bring attention to its anti-gay stance. But for the last few months, a group across the street from the churchs compound has been using its own high-profile stunts to gain attention for its causes. For example, a 5-year-old girl sold Pink Lemonade for Peace. On Saturday, theyll host an outdoor same-sex marriage.
How and why is still a mystery, but a missing elderly Garnett, Kan., couple headed to Illinois has been found in upper Michigan. They were found in Mio, Mich. 410 miles north of Dwight, Ill., their original destination.
A Milan court on Wednesday convicted the designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana of tax evasion.
Merger with Brown McCarroll of Austin will grow law firm to 600 attorneys and 750 staff with offices in 16 U.S. cities and London
Final report on JJ’s explosion delayed due to need for more data, Missouri Public Service Commission says
Delays in receiving test results and the need to gather more data has caused the Missouri Public Service Commission to put off for at least another month issuing its final report on the natural gas explosion and fire that leveled the Country Club Plaza-area restaurant.
A vaccine against a cervical cancer virus has cut infections in teen girls by half, according to a study released Wednesday.
Just in time for the Fourth of July, Foursquare names Kansas City one of the top 10 Most Patriotic Cities in the land.
Beneath a swimming pool, under a horse farm and now a weed-grown field north of Detroit: For at least the third time in a decade, FBI agents grabbed shovels and combed through dirt and mud in the search for Jimmy Hoffa's remains or clues to the disappearance of the former Teamsters boss.
Apparently, Men's Wearhouse doesn't like the way its founder looks. In a terse release issued Wednesday, Men's Wearhouse said it has fired the face of the company and its executive chairman, George Zimmer, who appeared in its TV commercials with the slogan "You're going to like the way you look. I guarantee it."