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Arkansas school investigates racist taunts during game against Kansas school

HARRISON, Ark. — An Arkansas community college will investigate allegations that fans attending basketball games yelled racial slurs toward black players on... Read more

Titans’ Delanie Walker replaces Chiefs’ Travis Kelce at Pro Bowl

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee tight end Delanie Walker has replaced Kansas City tight end Travis Kelce on the AFC roster for the... Read more

27-year-old woman’s body found inside burned dumpster in KC suburb

GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police in a Kansas City suburb say a 27-year-old woman’s body was found inside a burning dumpster.... Read more

Kansas biker group helps victims of child abuse

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas biker group is helping victims of child abuse as they face their alleged attackers in court... Read more

Missouri man sentenced to prison for DUI fatal crash

PLATTE CITY, Mo. — A drunk driver who rear-ended another car on Interstate 29 in northwest Missouri, killing the driver, has been... Read more

Filipino woman arrested in Kansas sentenced for theft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Filipino woman arrested last year in Kansas has been sentenced to prison for stealing nearly $100,000 from... Read more

Page lifts K-State women past No. 20 Oklahoma State, 80-64

MANHATTAN — Kaylee Page had a career-high six 3-pointers and scored 20 points, Shaelyn Martin and Kayla Goth had double-doubles and Kansas... Read more

KU women fall to Texas 79-62 on road

AUSTIN, Texas — Ariel Atkins scored 22 points, including 10 in the pivotal third quarter, as No. 7 Texas overcame a challenge... Read more

Brees, Keenum set for clash in playoffs

MINNEAPOLIS — Drew Brees will lead the New Orleans offense onto the field at Minnesota and commence the 13th postseason game of... Read more

Steelers set to face surging Jaguars

PITTSBURGH — At the time the score looked like a misprint.

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Chiefs hire McCullough off USC staff to coach running backs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Chiefs hired Deland McCullough off the staff at Southern California on Friday to coach their running backs,... Read more

Kansas woman dies after being hit by her car after crash

OLATHE — The Kansas Highway Patrol says a 22-year-old Olathe woman died when she was hit by her own car after it... Read more

Wichita couple wins $1M Holiday Millionaire Raffle

WICHITA — A Wichita couple has won the top prize in the Holiday Millionaire Raffle.

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Authorities say 2 people dead in northwest Missouri crash

SAVANNAH, Mo. — Authorities say two people have been killed and a 12-year-old injured in a northwest Missouri highway collision.

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Kansas woman gets probation after $200,000 embezzlement

WICHITA — A Kansas woman who embezzled more than $200,000 from her Sedgwick County employer was sentenced to five years of probation... Read more

Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City receives $150 million from 2 donors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A project to build a new pediatric research tower at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City has received... Read more

Broncos fill more assistant coach openings

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Broncos coach Vance Joseph is going with experience this time, hiring Tom McMahon to replace Brock Olivo as his... Read more

Kansas man convicted in confrontation at federal courthouse

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas man has been convicted of fighting with and threatening law enforcement officers at the federal courthouse... Read more

Gruden tasked with getting best out of Carr

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Jon Gruden has never had a promising, young quarterback like Derek Carr to develop in 11 seasons as an... Read more

Prairie Village sued over woman’s death during police chase

PRAIRIE VILLAGE — The family of a pregnant woman who died when the vehicle she was in was hit by a driver... Read more

21-year-old man wounded by Wichita police booked into jail

WICHITA — A 21-year-old man who was wounded after a police chase in which he was accused of shooting at officers has... Read more

Man charged in KC area police chase that ended in crash

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A man has been charged in a suburban Kansas City police chase that ended in a head-on collision and... Read more

2 charged in deadly shooting during attempted drug robbery in KC area

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Authorities say two people have been charged in a deadly shooting outside an Independence apartment complex during an attempt... Read more

Kansas City police: Officers killed man after he pointed gun

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say officers have shot and killed a suspect in Kansas City after the man pointed a gun... Read more

Kansas man arrested after his wife’s body found in Missouri

OVERLAND PARK — Authorities have arrested a Kansas man after his wife’s body was found across the state line in Missouri.... Read more

Dodgers to pay White Sox $3M, receive $1M from Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The NL champion Dodgers will send $3 million to the Chicago White Sox and receive $1 million from... Read more

2 men shot, killed in southwest Wichita

WICHITA — Police say a young man shot and killed two people who were trying to break into a Wichita home during... Read more

FBI: Kansas man shot in altercation with federal officer on his way to a spiritual retreat in Arizona

PHOENIX — The FBI says last week’s shooting of a Kansas man on his way to a spiritual retreat in Arizona occurred... Read more

Police identify shooting victim in case that led to chase

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Authorities have identified a man found shot to death in a pickup truck before a high-speed chase that... Read more

Missouri man takes plea deal in burglary spree in Kansas

EMPORIA — A Missouri man suspected of dozens of burglaries has pleaded no contest to one of the burglaries in Lyon County.... Read more

Police investigating others over deadly prank call in Kansas

WICHITA — Police say investigators are interviewing people involved in a hoax 911 call that led to a fatal police shooting in... Read more

Police: Man’s falling death in Kansas ruled accident

WAKEENEY, Kan. — Investigators have ruled the death of a man who fell from a communications tower in northwest Kansas an accident.... Read more

Body of suspect in northwest Kansas double homicide found

HILL CITY, Kan. — A suspect in a homicide in northwestern Kansas has been found dead.

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Kansas nurse sentenced to nearly 13 years for sexual assault of patients

OLATHE — A former nurse at two Kansas City suburban hospitals has been sentenced to nearly 13 years in prison for sexually... Read more

Victims in Wichita-area grain elevator accident identified

WICHITA — Sedgwick County officials have identified two workers killed when they were buried by grain at a Wichita-area grain elevator.... Read more

3 wounded in shooting at Kansas City-area apartment

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Authorities say three people have been wounded in a shooting at an apartment complex in the Kansas City... Read more

Chiefs to hold training camp at Missouri Western in 2018

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — The Chiefs and Missouri Western State University agreed to a deal Thursday that will keep the NFL franchise... Read more

1 of 2 victims of Wichita grain elevator accident identified

WICHITA — One of the two men killed in a Kansas grain elevator has been identified.

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Missouri senators confirmed to state tax, utility boards

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri senators have confirmed appointments of two of their Republican colleagues to serve on tax and utility commissions.... Read more

Kansas-based Sprint names Michel Combes president and financial chief

NEW YORK — Sprint named Michel Combes president and chief financial officer, months after it called off a merger with rival T-Mobile.... Read more

Van carrying person of interest in Kansas killing leads police on chase

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A van carrying a person of interest in a Kansas killing led officers on a wild chase as... Read more

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