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Chiefs signing former All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon

Sep. 27, 2021 18:09 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are signing former All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon, who was recently reinstated by the NFL after violations of its policies on substance abuse and performance-enhancing substances. Gordon's agents, Eric Dounn and Matt...

Topeka priest suspended after allegation of sexual abuse

Sep. 27, 2021 17:27 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The pastor of a Catholic parish in Topeka has been suspended from his public duties after being accused of sexually abusing a minor, the archdiocese for northeast Kansas announced Monday. The Rev. John Pilcher of Mater Dei parish denies the...

Chiefs blaming only themselves for turnover-prone 1-2 start

Sep. 27, 2021 14:04 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs fumbled away a chance to beat the Baltimore Ravens two weeks ago. They threw away a chance to beat the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday. Now, the two-time defending AFC champions find themselves in the...

Kansas student uses offensive sign as homecoming invite

Sep. 27, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City school district is investigating after a student asked a girl to homecoming using an offensive sign referencing Black people. A picture of two white students holding the sign and smiling that was posted online drew sharp...

Chargers rally to beat turnover-prone Chiefs 30-24 in KC

Sep. 26, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chargers had just turned the Kansas City Chiefs over for the fourth time Sunday. Los Angeles coach Brandon Staley was left with a crucial fourth-down call with less than a minute left in a tie game. Send out his kicker for a 48-yard field...

Chiefs coach Andy Reid in stable condition at hospital

Sep. 26, 2021 23:45 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs coach Andy Reid is resting and in stable condition after being taken to a hospital following Kansas City's 30-24 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday. The Chiefs released a statement Sunday night saying Reid was evaluated by the...

Sounders now first after 2-1 win over Sporting KC

Sep. 26, 2021 21:40 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Cristian Roldan and Will Bruin scored after backend giveaways and the Seattle Sounders defeated Sporting Kansas City 2-1 in a first-place showdown Sunday night. With their league-best eighth road win and first at Kansas City in more than eight...

Kansas City shooting leaves 1 dead

Sep. 25, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City shooting Friday night killed one victim, The Kansas City Star reported. Police responded to reports of gunshots in south Kansas City and found a male victim who had been shot. First responders pronounced him...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 01:05 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Archie 28, St. Joseph Le Blond 24 Ash Grove 39, Miller 6 Aurora 58, Springfield Catholic 6 Ava 45, Salem 6 BV West, Kan. 27, Raytown 19 Blair Oaks 53,...

Chiefs could be without Clark, Ward for game vs Chargers

Sep. 24, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark strained his hamstring and cornerback Charvarius Ward strained his quad in practice this week, leaving the status of both in doubt for their game against the Los Angeles Chargers this weekend. Clark missed most of...