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(Washington, DC) -- Sporting Kansas City is set to visit the nation's capital today. The Major League Soccer team will be welcomed to the White House by President Obama in honor of winning their second MLS Cup last season. Sporting KC will also be recognized for its...
(Kansas City, MO) -- The Kansas City Royals are advancing to the ALDS after a dramatic 9-8, twelfth-inning home win over the Oakland Athletics in the American League Wild Card Game. KC scored twice in the bottom of the 12th after erasing a four-run deficit earlier in the game...
(St. Louis, MO) -- The former Anheuser-Busch exec who sued the company over gender discrimination won't be getting another trial for now. A St. Louis Circuit County judge denied Francine Katz's motion today. She argued there were errors made in her initial trail, which ended...
(Clayton, MO) -- A woman who stabbed her neighbor to death on Christmas Eve is going to prison for 12 years. Danielle Mack-Jones was sentenced today after pleading guilty to murdering Freeman Whitfield in 2012. She also stole two TVs from his apartment on Vincenne Drive in St...
(East St. Louis, IL) -- East St. Louis has a new assistant chief of police. Sergeant Roy Mickens was appointed to the job yesterday after 19 years as an officer on the force. He's replacing Ronald Ike, who resigned last week after the city launched an investigation into claims...
(Kansas City, MO) -- The NFL is backtracking after Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah was flagged for praying on the field. Abdullah picked off a Tom Brady pass last night and the practicing Muslim returned it for a touchdown, finishing with a quick prayer in the end zone...
(Kansas City, MO) -- An analysis of the brain of a former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker shows he had an abnormal brain condition when he shot and killed his girlfriend and then himself in December 2012. The "Kansas City Star" reports an analysis of Jovan Belcher's brain after...
(Ferguson, MO) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging what is known as the Five Second Rule used by Ferguson Police to arrest protestors. Demonstrators are given five seconds to keep moving or are taken into custody. The ACLU took on the rule in court Monday...
(Kansas City, MO) -- The Major League Baseball playoffs get underway tonight in Kansas City. The American League Wild Card game pits Jon Lester and the Oakland A's against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Lester takes the mound for Oakland, while KC counters with...