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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) is helped off the field after getting injured during the second half of an NFL divisional round football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in Kansas City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Chiefs' Reid: QB Mahomes 'doing good' after concussion

Jan. 17, 2021 9:52 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had enough wits about him after a concussion knocked the star quarterback from the Kansas City Chiefs' divisional-round playoff win over the Cleveland Browns to get a rather clever hashtag trending on Twitter. “HenneThingIsPossible,” it read. It was a...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Chad Henne celebrates after a run during the second half of an NFL divisional round football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in Kansas City. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

After losing Mahomes, Chiefs and Henne hold off Browns 22-17

Jan. 17, 2021 9:13 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had lost Patrick Mahomes to a concussion and were in danger of losing the game. Then their defense and Chad Henne — their defense and Chad Henne?! — along with a gutsy call by Andy Reid kept their hopes of a Super Bowl repeat alive, holding off...

Ridder carries Missouri St. past Missouri S&T 94-49

Jan. 17, 2021 8:29 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Jared Ridder scored a career-high 23 points as Missouri State beat Division II-member Missouri Science & Technology 94-49 on Sunday. Isiaih Mosley added 22 points for the Bears. Gaige Prim had 10 points for Missouri State (9-1), which won its fifth straight game. Ja’Monta...

Arrest made in connection with Kansas City homicide

Jan. 17, 2021 6:23 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 21-year-old Kansas City woman has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting that took place last week. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said Sunday that Tityana Coppage has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in Wednesday's shooting death...

Prosecutors: man raped woman at gunpoint, filmed encounter

Jan. 17, 2021 5:24 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint after meeting her online. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said Sunday that Jamen Jackson, 23, has been charged with sexual assault and possession of child pornography. According to court...

1 man killed, another wounded in rural Missouri shooting

Jan. 17, 2021 5:01 PM EST

PHELPS COUNTY, Mo. (AP) — One man was killed and another man wounded in a shooting in south-central Missouri over the weekend. The Phelps County Sheriff's Department said the shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m. Saturday at a home outside Doolittle, Missouri. Doolittle is a town of about 600 people...

Kansas' largest public housing project making plans to close

Jan. 17, 2021 2:46 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Residents of a Kansas's largest housing project have been told they'll have to move because the facility is closing, but officials say that won't happen for roughly two more years. The Housing Authority of Kansas City, Kansas, is making plans to shut down Juniper Gardens partly...

FILE - Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Jack Conklin (78) looks to make a block during an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders in Cleveland, in this Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, file photo. Conklin was selected Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, to The Associated Press All-Pro Team. (AP Photo/Kirk Irwin, File)

Browns have Conklin, Chiefs without Edwards-Helaire

Jan. 17, 2021 1:57 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire is inactive for the Kansas City Chiefs for their divisional playoff game against the Cleveland Browns, taking one dynamic playmaker away from Patrick Mahomes and the defending Super Bowl champions. Edwards-Helaire returned to practice Wednesday for...

Missing mother and toddler found dead in vehicle Saturday

Jan. 17, 2021 10:54 AM EST

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) — A mother and toddler who were reported missing last week were found dead in their vehicle in north St. Louis County on Saturday. Bridgeton Police said Kanisha Richardson, 37 and two-year-old Ava Richardson of Bridgeton were found Saturday near an apartment complex inside their 2014...

Buffalo Bills' Taron Johnson (24) returns an interception for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL divisional round football game against the Baltimore Ravens Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Bills advance to AFC championship with 17-3 win over Ravens

Jan. 17, 2021 1:24 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — In what was supposed to be a showdown between Buffalo’s Josh Allen and Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson, Taron Johnson literally stole the show. If not for the wall separating the field from the stands in the back of the east end zone, the Bills cornerback might still be...