Zei Uwadia, 16, is the first patient at Children’s Mercy Hospital to walk on ECMO, a form of life support that pumps blood from her heart, oxygenates it, then pumps it back in her body. Zei’s lungs failed in October for unexplained reasons.
KC Royals outfielder Alex Gordon will spend an afternoon during the last week of spring training getting at-bats in minor-league camp. Manager Ned Yost explained how that might help Gordon break out of a slump.
High school students from across the Kansas City area have been meeting to prepare for "March For Our Lives" gun protest Saturday. They gathered recently at the Country Club Plaza branch of the Mid-Content Library.