UMKC head basketball coach Kareem Richardson talked about the Kangaroos 92-82 win against the Green Bay Phoenix on Wednesday in the College Basketball Invitational game at the Swinney Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Missouri-K
The UMKC Kangaroos will play in their first Division I postseason tournament in program history. They'll play University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Wednesday night at the Swinney Recreation Center. Maria Torres The Kansas City Star
Courtney Frerichs, from Nixa, Mo., has the top time in the United States in the steeplechase and is likely to represent the United States in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The former UMKC runner is competing for New Mexico this season.
Kansas City Royals first base coach Mitch Maier comes to the ballpark every day with the idea that the team is going to win. How does he keep that attitude during a season that produces more losses than wins?
A teenager was abducted from the 2700 block of Elmwood Avenue in Kansas City. Officer Jacob Becchina with Kansas City police said it's not apparent that there is any relation to the teen and the suspect. The teen's grandfather was shot.
Brothers Josh and Matt Abramovitz hope to get the 45-ton craft out on Perry Lake east of Topeka by the Fourth of July. The Whippoorwill was capsized by a tornado 40 years ago in Pomona Lake, killing 16 people.