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Ned Yost says will take time to recover from grueling World Series lost


Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost cracked jokes and praised his players and their fans during his last news conference of 2014. But he was also somber in making clear that Wednesday night's Game 7 loss went deep.

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Prosecutors file murder charges in shooting death of teen Video included


A 17-year-old was fatally shot Thursday morning, Lee's Summit police said. Two suspects were arrested early Friday and face multiple charges including second-degree murder.

Crews to begin work to recover Kansas victims

The bodies of four people who died when a small plane crashed into a flight training facility at a Kansas airport remain at the site as authorities assess what needs to be done to make the building safe to enter. More>>

Family wants answers after pit bull shot in backyard


A family dog shot and left for dead on their front porch. The dog had an amazing recovery and now the family is pleading to the public for answers.


TV space for campaign ads hard to find this late

A Democratic super PAC wanted to run a 30-second ad during a Friday evening newscast on New Hampshire's one network station - and was even willing to shell out the $10,000 that the station demanded. More>>

Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt


Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" as a gaunt and battered-looking Eric Frein - the survivalist suspected in the ambush slaying of a Pennsylvania state trooper - was led from court Friday, the... More>>

Liberia opens 1 of largest Ebola treatment centers


Liberia's president opened one of the country's largest Ebola treatment centers in Monrovia on Friday, remembering the days when "the dying, the sick, the dead who could not picked up on time" as officials hope the... More>>

Nightmares Fear Factory in Niagara Falls, Canada is releasing their top 10 weekly photos of folks scared out of their wits. Click through the photos from the week of Oct. 28. Which is your favorite? More>>

Court order temporarily restricts nurse's movement

Maine health officials obtained a 24-hour court order restricting Kaci Hickox's movement after the nurse repeatedly defied the state's quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. More>>

Russia: Natural gas will flow after Ukraine pays

Russia will resume shipping natural gas to Ukraine after Kiev pays off its first debt installment for past supplies of gas next week, officials said Friday. More>>


Homicide victim found in car


Kansas City police are investigating the city's latest homicide. Officers responded to 69th Street and Bellefontaine Avenue at around 4:30 a.m. More>>

Heavy security as Israel reopens Jerusalem site

Israel reopened a contested Jerusalem holy site on Friday and deployed more than 1,000 security personnel following clashes the previous day between Palestinians and Israeli riot police that had ratcheted up already... More>>

Crash at Wichita airport kills 4 people, including pilot Video included


The plane that hit a two-story aviation training building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, KS, on Thursday morning has now caused four deaths and five injuries. More>>

Political newcomer Orman vows to represent Kansas first


Independent Greg Orman is mounting a tough challenge to Pat Roberts' efforts to seek a fourth term as U.S. senator from Kansas.  More>>

Crowds, cuteness overwhelm first Hello Kitty Con

Hello Kitty cuteness is taking over Little Tokyo in downtown Los Angeles as the city hosts the first Hello Kitty fan convention. More>>

LeBron falters in emotional return to Cleveland

Carried onto the floor by an emotional ovation building for years, LeBron James is back where he began. More>>

Suspected PA cop killer arrested, placed in handcuffs of slain officer


Known survivalist Eric Frein has been captured. Frein is suspected in a shooting at a Pennsylvania State Trooper barracks, which killed one officer and wounded another. More>>

Royals fans flock to local restaurant to try authentic Latin American food


Kansas City really won when it came to the money the postseason brought in, including little known businesses that got some big exposure.



Wichita plane crash kills pilot, 3 others


A small plane crashed after takeoff at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport Thursday. The crash left at least four people dead and others missing for hours. More>>

Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay


Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay" wasn't exactly news in Silicon Valley, where his sexual orientation was no secret. But advocates say that given Apple's immense reach and... More>>


Police: 2 in custody after OP bank robbed


No shots were fired, but it was a scary and dangerous situation for employees trapped inside a Bank of America in Overland Park Wednesday evening. More>>

Royals fans pack Kauffman to honor players for great season


Fans on Thursday filled the lower level of Kauffman Stadium to honor the Royals players and staff for a magical postseason run that ended in a Game 7 loss in the World Series. More>>

Bill Self spends lunch hour buying grub for KU students


University of Kansas basketball coach Bill Self stunned fans at the Underground by buying them lunch on Thursday. More>>

Faces of Kansas City: Organization puts leftover produce to use


Ever wonder what happens to food with small bruises or bumps that grocery stores can't put up for sale? A local nonprofit puts them to use.


Oregon, Alaska are ground zero in pot fight

From slick video ads online to scrawled chalk messages on college campus sidewalks, intense get-out-the-vote drives are mobilizing in Oregon and Alaska to legalize retail sales of marijuana to anyone old enough to drink. More>>

Jeremy Guthrie, Nori Aoki thank fans for support

 Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie talks about living his dream and helping the fans live their dreams during a celebration at Kauffman Stadium. Other plays including an enthusiastic Nori Aoki also thanked the crowd.


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