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Flooding concerns rise after heavier-than-expected weekend rainfall in Missouri

Flooding concerns rise after heavier-than-expected weekend rainfall in Missouri
KANSAS CITY — Officials are monitoring water levels on the Missouri River after recent rains caused renewed flooding concerns in some areas. The State Emergency Management Agency says a heavier-than-expected rainfall of 1 1/2 to 2 inches fell overnight in the Missouri River Basin. Rain and thunderstorms remain in the forecast Sunday. Flash flooding was reported in some areas, and most of the …
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Rockies add 2B Ellis to active roster
The Colorado Rockies have added second baseman Mark Ellis to the active roster Friday, in time for the team’s game against the Kansas City Royals.
Read more on FOX21 Colorado Springs

Posted by admin - July 5, 2011 at 8:11 am

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After Saturday night blaze, sighs of relief at KC Art Institute

After Saturday night blaze, sighs of relief at KC Art Institute
Kilns burn up to 2,300 degrees — and that’s when the building is not on fire. The ones at the Kansas City Art Institute may have burned hotter from a fire that broke out late Saturday.
Read more on The Kansas City Star

Drought’s impact
GARDEN CITY – The effects of Kansas’ deepening drought seem to go on forever when seen from the air …
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Posted by admin - May 9, 2011 at 8:11 am

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Kansas City Mayor Seeks Re-election After Tough First Term

Kansas City Mayor Seeks Re-election After Tough First Term
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Mark Funkhouser’s first term as Kansas City’s mayor included attempts to recall him, a lawsuit alleging discriminatory hiring practices, accusations of nepotism and constant griping over his leadership style, and yet he’s sure voters will return him to office.
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Let the Games Begin – Royals Take on Rangers
The day has finally come where it all begins. This afternoon the Kansas City Royals will take on the Texas Rangers in Surprise, Arizona in the first 2011 Spring Training game. The lineup for today’s game is as follows- Mike Aviles  3B Melky Cabrera  CF Billy Butler  1B Kila Ka`aihue  DH Jeff Francoeur  RF Alex Gordon  LF Brayan Pena  C Chris Getz  2B Alcides Escobar  SS Per the  KC Star – The …
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Butler Helps Royals To 4-2 Win Over AL Champ Rangers
Billy Butler was born about six months after the Kansas City Royals won the World Series in their last playoff appearance. He got a $ 30 million, four-year contract this winter with hopes of helping end that 25-year postseason drought.
Read more on CBS Dallas – Fort Worth

Posted by admin - February 28, 2011 at 8:11 am

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Chiefs QB Cassel uncertain for Sunday after appendectomy

downtown Kansas City
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The Mainstreet Theater, also commonly referred to as The Empire Theater, is a historic theater located at 1400 Main Street in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The theater was landmarked and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in February 2007.Designed by Rapp & Rapp, the 90,000-square-foot (8,400 m2) theater opened on October 30, 1921 as the Mainstreet Missouri. The 3,200 seat theater was a popular vaudeville and movie house, and the only theater in Kansas City designed by Chicago firm Rapp and Rapp. The interior of the theater was designed in French Baroque style, and the exterior is a blend of neoclassical and French Second Empire. The lobby is topped by a dome encircled by circular windows. The Mainstreet Theater was the largest theater in Kansas City until the Midland Theatre opened in 1927.

Chiefs QB Cassel uncertain for Sunday after appendectomy
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel could miss this weekend’s game against San Diego after having an appendectomy on Wednesday.
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League City homes tour is Saturday
LEAGUE CITY The League City Historical Society Historic Homes Tour is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
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Kansas City Chiefs two games up in AFC West with four to play in NFL regular season
Sometimes the first-place Kansas City Chiefs almost seem in denial.
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Posted by admin - December 10, 2010 at 8:41 am

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Kansas high school football player dies after game

Coke, brisket, beans and fries – Arthur Bryant’s – Kansas City, Missouri
Kansas City

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Pulled Pork at Arthur Bryant’s in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Kansas high school football player dies after game
The father of a suburban Kansas City high school senior who died after collapsing during a football game says his son had been playing with a concussion.
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Buffalo-Kansas City: Chiefs Look To Keeping Rolling Against Bills
This Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs will look to remain undefeated at home when they host the winless Buffalo Bills . The Chiefs snapped a two game losing streak with an impressive 42-20 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars last week, while the Bills lost a heartbreaker in overtime to the Baltimore Ravens 37-34. If you are thinking about betting on the game this weekend, the current NFL odds have …
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Kansas City Chiefs Should Run All Over NFL-Worst Buffalo Bills
There is one reason that the Buffalo Bills have yet to win even a single game this season and are 0-6 and last in the AFC East: their defense.
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Kansas City Chiefs’ Halloween Treat: Team Spooks the Buffalo Bills
The Kansas City Chiefs look to force a two game winning streak as they welcome the worst team in the NFL into Arrowhead—the Buffalo Bills.
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Posted by admin - October 31, 2010 at 10:43 am

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