A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.
In the world of high-stakes gambling, the edge between clever play and cheating can be thin and arguable. A lawsuit says poker superstar Phil Ivey, playing baccarat, took advantage of an alleged defect in cards manufactured by Gemaco to cheat the Borgata casino in Atlantic City, N.J., out of nearly $10 million.
Authorities are searching for a middleman who is believed to have purchased guns for F. Glenn Miller Jr., the avowed anti-Semite accused of killing three people outside Jewish facilities last weekend. As a convicted felon, Miller is prohibited from buying or possessing a firearm. Such a gun-buying go-between represents a vexing problem for law enforcement.
These were the Royals of the preseason promise. Stellar pitching, outstanding defense and hitting that was timely and powerful added up to a 5-0 Royals victory over the Twins on Friday that worked on every level.
A gun thought to have been carried by Wyatt Earp during the famous O.K. Corral shootout in Tombstone has sold at auction for $225,000.
Singer had canceled her Tuesday night concert here after suffering a severe reaction to an antibiotic she was taking for sinus infection.
When spring camp opened up, senior wide receiver Bud Sasser’s challenge was to flourish as Marcus Lucas’ replacement as the primary starter in the slot. He has inherited even more pressure since Dorial Green-Beckham was dismissed.
When all four members of a relay team are at their best, something special is bound to happen.
Driver suffers serious leg and feet injuries when his motorcycle strikes a tree in Lee’s Summit.
FC Kansas City, which plays the Washington Spirit on Saturday, has a motto for this season of “Finish It” and although it is early, Andonovski and Holiday found themselves looking for a little more bite, or killer instinct.
A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.
Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.
Runners start the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., 26.2 miles away from the finish line, in a place filled with its own traditions. One of the best will occur again on Monday.
The Supreme Court issued a statement strongly rebuking the governor Friday after he signed a judicial budget that ties funding to policy changes.
Coach Vermes spent part of the teams bye week working on way to beef up the offense, which has scored a mere three goals in four home games.
Every morning, seven days a week, former state representative Don Dahl would join friends for coffee and breakfast at the Wendy’s in Hillsboro.
Medicaid won’t expand in Kansas anytime soon.
Paredes who was called up Friday by the Royals, has played left and right field, second and third base and shortstop. Paredes, 25, who was hitting .319 in Omaha, has appeared in 118 major-league games, all with the Astros.
“We want to push back the darkness,” said the Rev. Karen Lampe of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, where more than 3,000 friends and family members remembered the lives of 14-year-old Reat Griffin Underwood and his 69-year-old grandfather, William Corporon.
The Royals added at bat to the roster when they recalled Jimmy Paredes from Class AAA Omaha to replace outfielder Jarrod Dyson, who was placed on the bereavement list because of a death in the family.
A total of 863 permits were issued, the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City said. It was the best January-March period since 2007, continuing a recent trend.
The district’s administration is still recommending that the district sell the vacant school to Foutch Brothers Real Estate, Superintendent Steve Green confirmed to The Star this week.
Sporting Kansas City hosts the last-place Montreal Impact on Saturday night at Sporting Park. Aurelien Collin, Dom Dwyer, Paulo Nagamura and Peter Vermes spoke about the matchup.
If Leticia Romero chooses to transfer from Kansas State, she will have to without the university’s blessing. Romero, a star guard on the Wildcats’ women’s basketball team, said Friday that an appeals committee denied her request for a transfer. She can still enroll at another school, but she won’t be eligible for an athletic scholarship for a year.
A deluxe remastered issue of “Purple Rain” is planned