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President Joe Biden scheduled to visit Kansas City Wednesday

Dec. 06, 2021 10:17 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — President Joe Biden will visit Kansas City on Wednesday to promote his new infrastructure bill, the White House announced Saturday. The White House did not specify the location of the president's visit. It is Biden's first visit to the Kansas City area as...

Police say 3 men shot in Westport district; 1 later dies

Dec. 06, 2021 08:42 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City are looking for a shooter or shooters after three men were shot in the city’s Westport Entertainment District early Monday, and one later died at a hospital. Officers working off-duty in the district heard multiple...

Broncos gamble, lose to Chiefs, fall 2 back in division

Dec. 06, 2021 00:46 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Broncos coach Vic Fangio declared that “field goals weren't going to beat" the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night. Neither were 20-play drives that resulted in no points. That long march that consumed more than 11 minutes...

Chiefs keep AFC West lead with 22-9 victory over Broncos

Dec. 06, 2021 00:35 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Andy Reid is an offensive-minded coach to his core, so the Kansas City defense must have done something special against the Denver Broncos on Sunday night for him to call its performance “beautiful.” Three turnovers. Three...

O'Neil, Miñoso, Hodges, Kaat, Oliva, Fowler get baseball HOF

Dec. 05, 2021 23:42 PM EST

Buck O'Neil never uttered a single word of bitterness or regret about not being elected to the baseball Hall of Fame. Till the end, he urged those who loved and rooted for him to do the same. Now, long after a near miss that left many wondering if he'd ever make it, they...

Martin scores 22 to carry Kansas City past Calvary 94-32

Dec. 04, 2021 23:33 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sam Martin had a career-high 22 points as Kansas City rolled past Calvary 94-32 on Saturday night. Martin shot 4 for 6 on 3-pointers. Anderson Kopp had 15 points for Kansas City (4-4). Timothy Barnes added 14 points. Jacob...

Broncos rule out ailing running back Melvin Gordon at K.C.

Dec. 04, 2021 20:23 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Ailing running back Melvin Gordon III was unable to practice Saturday and was ruled out for the Denver Broncos' Sunday night showdown at Kansas City with the AFC West lead on the line. That means rookie running back Javonte Williams will get his...

President Joe Biden scheduled to visit Kansas City next week

Dec. 04, 2021 16:02 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — President Joe Biden will visit Kansas City on Wednesday to promote his new infrastructure bill, the White House announced Saturday. The White House did not specify the location of the president's visit. It is Biden's first visit to the Kansas...

Broncos hope to keep AFC West jumbled against Chiefs

Dec. 04, 2021 11:33 AM EST

The Broncos don't beat the Chiefs. Andy Reid almost never loses coming off a bye. The NFL flexed Denver at Kansas City with those facts staring directly at the league Well, yes. Sunday night's game, which replaces San Francisco at...

Sheriff identifies girl, suspect killed in Kansas shooting

Dec. 04, 2021 11:13 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect in two shootings that left a 7-year-old girl dead and two other people wounded before he died of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. Keith Johnson Jr., 38, and 7-year-old...