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Chiefs' Mahomes continues to evolve as an NFL quarterback

Sep. 23, 2019 2:25 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs faced a crucial third-and-long with just under two minutes to go, clinging to a 33-28 lead over the Baltimore Ravens and hoping to put the game away. Mahomes dropped back to pass, looked left and lured the entire defense that direction, then flicked the ball...

Royals manager Yost to retire as club's career wins leader

Sep. 23, 2019 1:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost did something that few thought possible when he took over the Kansas City Royals in 2010: He not only built the organization into a winner but delivered the long-suffering organization its first World Series title in three decades. Now, he's leaving the next rebuilding job...

5 shot, wounded at Kansas City area swingers club

Sep. 23, 2019 12:08 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say at least five people were shot and wounded at a swingers club near Kansas City. Jackson County Sheriff Darryl Forte says the shooting happened around 3:30 a.m. Sunday after a fight outside The SPOTT Lifestyle and Swingers Club. It's located in an unincorporated area...

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost to retire after season

Sep. 23, 2019 12:08 PM EDT
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost to retire after season .

Ravens come up empty on 2-point attempts in loss to Chiefs

Sep. 22, 2019 5:55 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The analytics kept telling John Harbaugh to roll the dice on fourth down, or gamble for a 2-point conversion when the Baltimore Ravens finally hit pay dirt against the Kansas City Chiefs. None of that number crunching paid off Sunday. The fourth-down attempt near midfield was...

Mahomes throws 3 TD passes as Chiefs hold off Ravens, 33-28

Sep. 22, 2019 5:29 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs rolled into Arrowhead Stadium to play the red-hot Baltimore Ravens without their best wide receiver, their lead running back and their stalwart left tackle. They still had Patrick Mahomes, though. The reigning league MVP threw for 374 yards and three...

Missouri police: Don't leave grenades 'just lying around'

Sep. 20, 2019 2:15 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City, Missouri, police are urging people not to leave grenades "just lying around" after the discovery of one led officers to temporarily block off surrounding streets. Police say the modified grenade was found Wednesday morning in a pile of belongings that appeared to belong...

Chiefs still aiming to shore up suspect secondary

Sep. 19, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were in the mix to acquire Minkah Fitzpatrick before his trade from the Dolphins to the Steelers, and rumors have swirled that they might be interested in disgruntled Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey as he seeks a trade of his own. The Cardinals' Patrick Peterson has been...

State sending troopers to help fight St. Louis crime

Sep. 19, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is sending highway patrol troopers and other state workers to St. Louis as part of an effort to fight the surge of violent crime that has included the killings of more than a dozen children in the region so far this year. The Republican governor on Thursday...

High-flying offenses to meet when Ravens visit Chiefs

Sep. 19, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs have been the talk of the NFL for months, their innovation and points-a-plenty style making them one of the league's most entertaining offenses. They might not even be the best one on the field Sunday. That's because for all the...