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Kelenic HR, 2 doubles lead Mariners over Royals 7-1

Sep. 19, 2021 18:24 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rookie Jarred Kelenic homered, doubled twice and wrapped up his impressive series, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Kansas City Royals 7-1 on Sunday. Kelenic also walked and scored twice as the Mariners remained four games behind Toronto for...

Missouri man guilty of several felonies for shooting woman

Sep. 19, 2021 13:05 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man was convicted of several felonies after the woman he shot in the head testified against him. The Jackson County Prosecutors Office said Saturday that Louis Watts was found guilty Friday of first-degree domestic assault, unlawful...

Police investigate fatal shooting in Kansas City, Kansas

Sep. 19, 2021 12:49 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, are investigating a fatal shooting. The shooting was reported shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday. Kansas City Kansas Police spokesman Tom Tomasic said the shooting was reported near North 3rd Street and Richmond...

Bubic and Royals dent Mariners, Kikuchi with 8-1 victory

Sep. 18, 2021 23:53 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kris Bubic allowed two hits over 6 1/3 innings in his best start this season, and the Kansas City Royals beat Seattle 8-1 Saturday night to put another dent in the Mariners’ slim playoff chances. Yusei Kikuchi (7-9) dropped to 0-3 in eight...

Saturday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Benton 35, Central Academy(Kansas City) 8 Grandview (Hillsboro) 62, Russellville 0 Hazelwood Central 26, Seckman 13 Lincoln College Prep 28, Cardinal Ritter 20 Lutheran...

First family of Afghan refugees arrive in Kansas City

Sep. 18, 2021 12:43 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first family of Afghanistan refugees has arrived in Kansas City as resettlement agencies in the area prepare for hundreds more. Mayor Quinton Lucas tweeted that he was “proud" of the city for “welcoming all people" in announcing the...

Police investigate suspicious death in Kansas City, Kansas

Sep. 18, 2021 12:16 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Authorities have made an arrest in a suspicious death in Kansas City, Kansas. Police said officers responded around 4 a.m. Saturday to a residence and found a man dead there. Officers then took a person of interest into custody. ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:58 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adrian 21, El Dorado Springs 20 Archie 28, Jasper 16 Ash Grove 44, Pierce City 0 Aurora 26, Mt. Vernon 7 Ava 59, Liberty (Mountain View) 24 BV...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Andale 61, Wellington 6 Andover 28, Salina Central 19 Andover Central 35, Goddard-Eisenhower 13 Arkansas City 27, Goddard 21 Ashland 42, Cheylin 32 ...

Kelenic 2 HRs off newcomer Heasley, Mariners beat Royals 6-2

Sep. 18, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Seattle rookie Jarred Kelenic spoiled the major league debut of pitcher Jonathan Heasley by hitting a pair of two-run homers that sent the Mariners over the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night. Kelenic’s first multihomer game of his career...