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Posted by admin - July 21, 2011 at 8:11 am

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MLB Trade Rumors: Will Kansas City Royals Use Alex Gordon as Trade Bait?

MLB Trade Rumors: Will Kansas City Royals Use Alex Gordon as Trade Bait?
The Kansas City Royals are once again sellers heading into the annual trade deadline as they are out of postseason contention midway through the season. The Royals have their eyes set on the future, which is as bright as it has been during these dark years in Kansas City. With Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas manning the corners of the infield, this will be the only time for the team to trade Alex …
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Baseball Calendar
July 24 — Hall of Fame induction, Cooperstown, N.Y. July 31 — Last day to trade a player without securing waivers. Aug. 15 — Last day to sign selections from 2011 amateur draft who have not exhausted college eligibility. Aug. 17-18 — Owners’ meetings, Cooperstown, N.Y. Sept. 1 — Active rosters expand to 40 players.
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Missouri loses 12,900 jobs, due partly to tornado
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lost nearly 13,000 jobs last month, due partly to the deadly tornado that hit Joplin.
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Posted by admin - July 19, 2011 at 8:11 am

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September 2010: Kansas City Here I Come
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Kansas City has one of the prettiest skylines. It’s just so little! <3 Watch out Chicago, New York, San Diego. KC will give you a run for your money!

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Dade City physician ‘touched many, many lives’
Marcelino Oliva Jr. was as comfortable telling stories around a campfire with hunting buddies as he was navigating the high-stakes worlds of medicine and politics.
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Excerpts from recent Kansas editorials
The Associated Press Lawrence Journal-World. July 11, 2011. Kansas universities should award honorary degrees as long as they do it for the right reasons In the workplace and elsewhere, giving someone a title can eliminate the need to reward them financially. In too many cases, it seems that universities across the nation apply that philosophy when they award honorary degrees to celebrities who …
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Epiq Systems, Inc. Second Quarter 2011 Results to be Announced July 28
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Epiq Systems, Inc. will report second quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, July 28, 2011 after the close of the market. At that time, the press release will be available on the company’s website at www.epiqsystems.com.
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Posted by admin - July 14, 2011 at 8:07 am

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Yankees’ Romine hits go-ahead single
The Yankees’ Austin Romine singled home the go-ahead run against Kansas City’s Kelvin Herrera in a three-run eighth inning, leading the U.S. over the World team 6-4 Sunday in the All-Star Futures game.
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Sporting Kansas City vs Colorado Rapids Tonight
Sporting Kansas City puts unbeaten home record on the line against defending MLS Cup champions
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Final Glance: Railroads companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top railroads companies were down at the close of trading: CSX s fell $ .66 or 2.5 percent, to $ 25.96. Canadian National fell $ 1.35 or 1.7 percent, to $ 77.84. Canadian Pacific fell $ 1.10 or 1.8 percent, to $ 61.39. Kansas City Southern fell $ 1.62 or 2.7 percent, to $ 57.92. Norfolk Southern fell $ 1.01 or 1.3 percent, to $ 74.67. Union Pacific fell $ 2.02 or 1.9 percent …
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Posted by admin - July 12, 2011 at 8:05 am

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Soony Saad, 18-Year-Old Michigan Forward Who Left College Early, Acquired by Sporting Kansas City
Sporting Kansas City, the Major League Soccer franchise in Kansas City, Mo., acquired the rights to 18-year-old Soony Saad in the league’s weight lottery on Tuesday. Saad was a standout at the University of Michigan and the 2010 National Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior at Dearborn High School. He was projected as a first-round MLS draft pick but left college after his freshman year to …
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Twins Recall Young And Plouffe From Rochester
The Minnesota Twins have already made a couple of roster moves to prepare themselves for the second half of the 2011 regular season, which will kick off on Thursday night at Target Field when the Twins play host to the Kansas City Royals . After Sunday afternoon’s 6-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox , the Twins announced that they would be recalling both outfielder Delmon Young and shortstop …
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Posted by admin - July 11, 2011 at 8:13 am

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Alberto Callaspo – Kansas City – 2010 Road
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Wandering child reunited with family
The small child with autism found wandering in Kansas City Friday morning has been reunited with family members.
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Duke Energy gives wind power in Kansas a boost
Duke Energy Corp. is building its second large-scale wind farm in Kansas, providing electricity for Kansas City Power & Light Co.
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K-State men’s basketball schedule set
MANHATTAN — The Kansas State Wildcats have reached out to a pair of their top regional markets for the marquee games on their 2011-12 nonconference men’s basketball schedule, released Wednesday by the school.
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The Royals Remain Cold In The Heat Of The Summer
(AP) — Magglio Ordonez’s two-run home run just six pitches into the game staked Rick Porcello to an early lead and got the Detroit Tigers rolling toward a 6-4 victory Friday night over Kyle Davies and the reeling Kansas City Royals.
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Posted by admin - July 9, 2011 at 8:06 am

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AFC West evening notes
It’s been discussed often on this blog, but an Arizona outlet looks at whether or not the Chiefs will pursue Arizona receiver Steve Breaston to be a slot receiver. Breaston, of course, played for Kansas City coach Todd Haley in his first two seasons in Arizona. I think it could happen. The Chiefs will be cautious and deliberate in free agency, but this could be a match. The Broncos’ young …
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Portland Timbers Vs. Sporting Kansas City: The Sheen Is Off In Portland
The Portland Timbers burst out of the gate, opening their MLS existence with five straight wins at home. It hasn’t gone quite so smoothly ever since, as the Timbers have not won anywhere since then. The latest result was a 2-1 loss at home to Sporting Kansas City on Saturday. CJ Sapong and Aurelien Collin scored four minutes apart early in the first half and Sporting held on for their fourth win …
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Fan Mail: Jeff Francis talks Royals, Rocktober and Sports Illustrated cover
In this edition of “Fan Mail,” former Rockies pitcher Jeff Francis, now pitching for Kansas City, defends the Royals’ raw young talent, recounts favorite mile-high memories and confesses to hoarding a special Sports Illustrated cover.
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Posted by admin - July 7, 2011 at 8:09 am

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NFL Lockout: Think You Have What It Takes? Play Kansas City Chiefs “Choose Your Own Adventure”

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Sporting Kansas City take on the Vancouver Whitecaps on June 25, 2011 at LiveStrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, KS. Sporting KC won 2-1. We sat on the front row of the south stand.

NFL Lockout: Think You Have What It Takes? Play Kansas City Chiefs “Choose Your Own Adventure”
Do you ever wish that you were calling the shots for a NFL franchise? In the Kansas City Chiefs “Choose your own adventure” game you get to make the decisions that affect the outcome of every game of the season. In case you missed the first edition, click here to go through the first four games of the season for the Chiefs. You’ll start the adventure over at Arrowhead Pride and you will read …
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Federal judge blocks new Kansas licensing law, regulations for abortion providers
TOPEKA, Kan. – A federal judge has temporarily blocked Kansas from enforcing new rules for its abortion providers.
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AP: Planned Parenthood denied Kansas abortion license
TOPEKA (AP) — Planned Parenthood disclosed Thursday that its Kansas clinic had been denied a state license to continue performing abortions as the group filed its own lawsuit to block new state rules that will make Kansas the first state in the nation without an abortion provider.
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Posted by admin - July 3, 2011 at 8:08 am

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Padres finish sweep of KC
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals found yet another way to lose.
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DST Worldwide Services Launches Test Automation Framework
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — DST Worldwide Services (DSTWS) has launched a new test automation framework, a leading-edge platform designed for automating functional and regression testing in system environments. This solution was created using industry-standard process frameworks to provide comprehensive automation capabilities and address the key challenges of traditional …
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Posted by admin - July 1, 2011 at 8:18 am

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SM East’s Fries is All-Metro Kansas girls swimmer of the year
For the first time in the history of Shawnee Mission East’s storied girls swimming program, the Lancers have the undisputed queen of the collective Kansas pool. Not only did junior Marston Fries lead SM East to a Kansas 6A swimming and diving repeat, but she did so in stirring fashion, winning the 100-yard freestyle and 200 freestyle in personal-record time.
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Pregame Preview: Can Padres finally win a homestand
A win over Kansas City Tuesday night would give the Padres their first winning homestand of the 2011 season
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Posted by admin - June 30, 2011 at 8:10 am

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