It was just minutes before the Kansas City Royals' 6-3 loss to the Texas Rangers on Monday when manager Ned Yost approached his players with an announcement: Closer Kelvin Herrera had just been traded traded to the Washington Nationals.
Republicans Pat Roberts, Roy Blunt, Jerry Moran and Kevin Yoder are right to say we can't keep tearing children away from their migrant parents. But President Donald Trump is still falsely insisting that this treachery has been forced on him.
On Friday, two Wyandotte County sheriff's deputies were fatally shot while transporting a prisoner from a court hearing in Kansas City, Kan. This video, published on Monday, June 18, 2018, shows the scene where the shooting unfolded.
Gov. Mike Parson named his successor as lieutenant governor Monday, tapping Senate Majority Leader Mike Kehoe of Jefferson City to take the job left vacant earlier this month when Parson became governor.
A team from the University of Kansas is in the thick of a competition to come up with personal flying machines. KU's "Mamba" made it through the first round of the Boeing-sponsored competition, which had 160 teams from 33 countries.
Keith Mark, a Democratic attorney and TV hunting show host, is the man responsible for introducing Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to President Donald Trump's family. Mark is also helping guide the Republican candidate for governor in his outreach to blue-collar workers.
Two Royals players were ejected in their 6-4 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday. The loss was the Royals sixth straight and frustrations mounted when Mike Moustakas and Danny Duffy were tossed from the game by home plate umpire John Tumpane in different innings.
The Kansas City Royals put outfielder Jorge Soler on the 10-day disabled list and optioned right-hander Scott Barlow and infielder Ramon Torres to Omaha on Sunday. They called up infielder Adalberto Mondesi and outfielder Rosell Herrera and selected the contract of right-hander Wily Peralta.
Kansas City police shot and killed Ashley Simonetti, 28, on Thursday after a three-hour standoff. It began with Simonetti breaking into a house, from where she stole a sword and a bridesmaid dress, and ended with her fleeing from a garage.
The Royals’ June swoon continued Saturday as they lost to the Astros 10-2 at Kauffman Stadium. Royals starter Danny Duffy, who’d begun to rebound from the 6.88 ERA he amassed in his first 10 starts this season, took his first loss since May 19.
The break of Kansas City Royals outfielder Jorge Soler’s left first metatarsal is not severe enough to require immediate surgery, a CT scan confirmed on Saturday morning. But Soler is expected to miss at least six weeks.
The long-awaited Lipari Brothers Sun Fresh grocery at Linwood Boulevard and Prospect Avenue in the Linwood Shopping Center had its grand opening Saturday. The full service grocery has been a dream of urban core advocates and the Kansas City Council for years.
Rebeca Garcia, 23, is living in an income restricted apartment in the River Market's Cold Storage Lofts while she saves money to go back to school. She says that without the apartment, she couldn't afford to live downtown.