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Chiefs' maligned defense shines in victory over Arizona

Nov. 12, 2018 1:39 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs finally got Justin Houston back onto the field Sunday against Arizona, and the four-time Pro Bowl linebacker made one of the plays of the game when he picked off Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen on a second-half screen pass. The Chiefs also got safety Daniel...

Mahomes throws 2 TD passes as Chiefs beat Cardinals 26-14

Nov. 12, 2018 12:58 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes will always have some special TV footage of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrating his record-setting touchdown pass in a win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. That's because Tyreek Hill was the one recording it. Mahomes threw for 249 yards with two TD strikes to...

Smith scores 22 as UConn routs UMKC 94-66

Nov. 11, 2018 8:47 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Tarin Smith scored 22 points to lead UConn over Missouri-Kansas City 94-66 Sunday at Gampel Pavilion. The fifth-year senior guard shot 10 for 12 from the field to lead the Huskies (2-0). Smith transferred to UConn in the offseason from Duquesne, where he was the Atlantic-10 Sixth Man...

Smith scores 22 in UConn's 94-66 romp over UMKC

Nov. 11, 2018 7:36 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Tarin Smith scored 22 points to lead UConn over Missouri-Kansas City 94-66 Sunday at Gampel Pavilion. The fifth-year senior guard shot 10 for 12 from the field to lead the Huskies (2-0). Smith transferred to UConn from Duquesne, where he was the Atlantic-10 Sixth Man of the Year last...

Cardinals' Fitzgerald makes more history in another loss

Nov. 11, 2018 6:02 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The catch that Larry Fitzgerald secured late in the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday did nothing to change the outcome: another loss for Arizona in a season full of them. It was hardly meaningless to the veteran wide receiver. The catch moved Fitzgerald past...

Mahomes, Rosen to face off when Chiefs welcome Cardinals

Nov. 8, 2018 4:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Patrick Mahomes Reunion Tour rolls on Sunday when the young, record-setting quarterback leads the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs against the Arizona Cardinals at Arrowhead Stadium. Last week, Mahomes shredded the Cleveland Browns while outplaying their rookie quarterback, Baker...

Missouri diocese abuse inquiry names 33 priests, brothers

Nov. 8, 2018 3:56 PM EST

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Thirty-three priests or religious brothers in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, have been "credibly accused" and/or removed from the ministry over sexual abuse of minors, the bishop of the central Missouri diocese said Thursday. Bishop W. Shawn McKnight...

Surprise: Large alligator found in Kansas City hot tub

Nov. 7, 2018 8:11 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri landlord stumbled upon an unwanted house guest while evicting a tenant: a large alligator in a hot tub. The tenant described the 150-pound reptile as "gentle as a puppy" after animal control workers were called to the Kansas City home on Wednesday. The workers also found...

Chiefs becoming must-watch show with Mahomes under center

Nov. 7, 2018 2:43 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There are times that Dolphins coach Adam Gase hears about a cool play that happened somewhere else in the NFL, or something unique that a rival might be doing, and he makes a note to himself to check it out once his day-to-day work is complete. Then there are times he flips on the...

Federal judge seeks cult leader's arrest in $8M judgment

Nov. 6, 2018 10:24 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge in Kansas is seeking the arrest of a cult leader who hasn't complied with court orders related to an $8 million judgment for a woman who said he forced her to work without pay for a decade. Royall Jenkins, who calls himself "Allah on Earth" and "The Supreme Being,"...