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Twitter Tuesday: Crazy Royals ride, complicated Chiefs, Maty Mauk vs. Chase Daniel, and Charlie Weis

kansascity.com — DENVER - A man in a business suit waits for his flight. He's on his phone, sipping coffee, doing businessman things. He sees a woman in a red t-shirt, with a Chiefs logo on the front.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @mellinger: Twitter Tuesday: crazy Royals ride, complicated Chiefs, Maty Mauk vs Chase Daniel, and Charlie Weis. kansascity.com/sports/spt-col…

Sep 16, 2014

Twitter Tuesday: crazy Royals ride, complicated Chiefs, Maty Mauk vs Chase Daniel, and Charlie Weis. kansascity.com/sports/spt-col…

Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos: ‘I know patience runs out in the NFL’

kansascity.com — After missing a 37-yard field goal in a 24-17 loss to Denver - his second consecutive week with a missed field goal - Kansas City Chiefs rookie kicker Cairo Santos insisted he hasn't lost confidence.

Billy Butler returns to Royals lineup, but hits don’t follow in victory over White Sox

kansascity.com — Royals DH Billy Butler went 0-for-3 with a walk in his first game in a week.

Missouri wide receiver Levi Copelin dismissed from football team

kansascity.com — Missouri coach Gary Pinkel opened his weekly press conference Monday by announcing that redshirt sophomore Levi Copelin had been dismissed from the program.

Kansas high court hears Chad Taylor’s plea to get off Senate ballot

kansascity.com — Democrat Chad Taylor went to the Kansas Supreme Court on Tuesday asking that his name be removed from the Nov. 4 ballot. Republican Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach contends Taylor's attempt to have his name scratched from ballots was insufficient because it didn't declare why the Democrat would be incapable of serving in the U.S.
Sep 16, 2014

"Arguments were scheduled for 20 mins, but lasted more than an hour. The court's decision could turn the race" goo.gl/PU3SdB

Movie 'Gone Girl' expected to premiere in Missouri

kansascity.com — It looks like the premiere of the major motion picture "Gone Girl" will happen in Missouri before most of the rest of the country gets to see it.
Sep 16, 2014

I can't wait! Reading the book now...“@KCStar: Movie 'Gone Girl' expected to premiere in Missouri: kansascity.com/entertainment/…

Oklahoma Joe’s founders cutting final business ties

kansascity.com — Oklahoma Joe's Bar-B-Que's founders have operated separate operations in Kansas and Oklahoma. Now they are cutting those ties. The Kansas operations have been transitioning to Joe's Kansas City and the owners plan a new concept with the owners of Leawood's Rye restaurant.

Photo gallery: Wildfires scorch drought-ravaged California

kansascity.com — California wildfire has consumed more than 3,000 acres and forced the evacuation of dozens of homes
Sep 16, 2014

Photo gallery: Wildfires scorch drought-ravaged California bit.ly/1ycTF7X

Royals beat White Sox 4-3 as Terrance Gore scores from second on Lorenzo Cain’s walkoff infield single

kansascity.com — At the bottom of the dogpile, covered in two dozen of his new teammates along with a cavalcade of ice and Gatorade, lay Terrance Gore. Two weeks ago the Royals called him up for moments like this, to use his legs as they did in a 4-3 victory over the White Sox, perhaps the most improbable ending of this entire season.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @McCulloughStar: How Terrance Gore and Jarrod Dyson helped the Royals run away with their most improbable victory yet. kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kan…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @McCulloughStar How Tipper Gore and Michael Eric Dyson helped Royals run away with most improbable victory yet. kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kan…

Sep 16, 2014

How Terrance Gore and Jarrod Dyson helped the Royals run away with their most improbable victory yet. kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kan…

Sep 16, 2014

Terrance Gore and Jarrod Dyson helped the Royals run away with their most improbable victory yet. kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kan…

Sep 16, 2014

@Royals beat White Sox 4-3 as Terrance Gore scores from second on Lorenzo Cain’s walkoff infield single kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kan…

US CEOs less optimistic about hiring, spending

kansascity.com — Optimism among chief executives at the largest U.S. companies fell in the July-September quarter after reaching a two-year high in the previous quarter.

Video: Watch the amazing way the Royals scored the winning run on Monday

kansascity.com — The Royals scored twice in the ninth inning on Monday and beat the White Sox 4-3. Both runs were a result of the Royals' speed. Watch as Terrance Gore scores from second on a chopper by Lorenzo Cain.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @KCStar: Video - Watch the amazing way the #Royals scored the winning run on Monday: kansascity.com/sports/spt-col…

If you can’t beat ‘em … play dead?

kansascity.com — Arkansas State got morbidly creative Saturday against Miami.
Sep 16, 2014

Video: Arkansas State player "plays dead" on fake punt that results in INT, gets clobbered upon resurrection: kansascity.com/sports/spt-col…

Poverty rate drops for the first time since 2006

kansascity.com — The poverty rate in the United States has dropped for the first time since 2006.

Photo gallery: Royals 4, White Sox 3

kansascity.com — Royals beat White Sox 4-3 as Terrance Gore scores from second on Lorenzo Cain's walkoff infield single

Olathe East linebacker James McGinnis critical but stable

kansascity.com — Olathe East senior linebacker James McGinnis is still in critical but stable condition according to HCA Midwest assistant vice president Chris Hamele, who released a statement Monday on behalf of the family.
Sep 16, 2014

Olathe East HS linebacker James McGinnis remains in critical but stable condition. kansascity.com/sports/high-sc…

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