Lee Judge

Lee Judge

The Monday Poll results on a summer of violence

Americans are still trying to make sense of the killings last week of five police officers in Dallas and two police-related shootings of black men, one in Louisiana and the second in Minnesota. The Monday Poll received almost 600 responses to statements about the incidents. The most dismaying result: 69 percent were pessimistic or very pessimistic about the current state of the nation’s future.

Lee Judge

David Brooks: The Joe Biden formation story

Every presidential candidate needs a narrative to explain how his or her character was formed. They need a storyline that begins outside of politics with some experience or life-defining crucible moment that then defines the nature of their public service.

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Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp

The Chiefs begin training camp this week after an offseason marked by massive turnover in the front office and a blockbuster trade to pick a raw but remarkably talented quarterback in the first round for the first time in 34 years. Other than, not much going on.
Sam Mellinger and Jeff Patterson The Kansas City Star
Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp 1:00

Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp

Gage Ihrig, Sam Stevens discuss Kansas Amateur final 0:45

Gage Ihrig, Sam Stevens discuss Kansas Amateur final

Royals' Brandon Moss: 'We are playing good ball right now' 2:14

Royals' Brandon Moss: 'We are playing good ball right now'

Several Royals talk about the importance of Brandon Moss 5:51

Several Royals talk about the importance of Brandon Moss