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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say two people have died after a fire swept through a midtown Kansas City home. The Kansas City Star reports that firefighters responded to the blaze around 4:50 a.m. Wednesday. Firefighters pulled two unresponsive people from the burning...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 32-year-old man has been sentenced to three years and nine months in prison for using the identity of another man to enroll at an eastern Missouri community college. The U.S. attorney's office announced Tuesday that Malachi Duncan also was ordered to pay $57,...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a Springfield man who was smoking while using oxygen to help him breathe has died. The Springfield Fire Department announced the death of 70-year-old Ray Atkinson in a news release Tuesday. The release says firefighters found Atkinson...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — King McClure had 19 points, Terry Maston made a series of big baskets down the stretch and No. 22 Baylor rallied to beat Creighton 65-59 on Tuesday night in the Hall of Fame Classic title game. Maston finished with 15 points, and Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. had 15...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko had two goals and two assists and got in a rare fight Tuesday night, helping the St. Louis Blues to an 8-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers. Brayden Schenn also had two goals and two assists, and Jake Allen stopped 26 shots for the NHL-leading...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Aaron Holiday got a scooping layup to drop just before the final buzzer Tuesday night, giving No. 23 UCLA a 72-70 victory over Wisconsin in the third-place game of the Hall of Fame Classic. The Bruins (4-1) trailed 65-59 with about 4 minutes left, but...
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Mike Hughes and Tookie Brown each had 17 points, Montae Glenn had a double-double and Georgia Southern earned a spot in the Gulf Coast Showcase title game with a 78-75 win over Missouri-Kansas City on Tuesday night. Glenn had 11 points on 5-of-7 shooting and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Five minor league pitchers have been suspended for drug violations. The commissioner's office announced the penalties Tuesday. Three of the players are part of the Toronto system. Right-hander Juan Jimenez and left-hander Naswell Paulino were each suspended for...
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer made four 3-pointers and scored 20 points and Southeast Missouri State beat Cal State Northridge 74-59 on Tuesday at the Cancun Challenge. Denzel Mahoney was 7-of-9 shooting and added 18 points while Ray Kowalski scored 10 points and Mark...
It was around two years ago that Eden Hazard was dropped from the Chelsea team, with the defensive work demanded...
BANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar and Bangladesh signed an agreement on Thursday covering the return of Rohingya Muslims who...
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Lebanon's Hezbollah bloc in...
VIENNA, Austria (AP) — The head of the U.N. agency monitoring Iran's nuclear deal with the U.S. and five other...
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — One of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect...
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — One of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect...