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Royals split doubleheader with Chicago

Royals split doubleheader with Chicago

The Royals won the first game 4-2. Vinnie Pasquantino homered in both games for Kansas City.

More ads online for sports betting as Kansans gets ready to gamble

More ads online for sports betting as Kansans gets ready to gamble

More digital ads are popping up on social media offering early sign up bonuses to people interested in sports betting with one of the major apps when it goes live in Kansas later this year.

Former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch arrested on suspicion of DUI in Las Vegas

Former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch arrested on suspicion of DUI in Las Vegas

Former NFL running back and Super Bowl winner Marshawn Lynch was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.

"Something's got to give." Serena Williams to step away from tennis

"Something's got to give." Serena Williams to step away from tennis

"I'm turning 41 this month, and something's got to give," Williams wrote in an essay released Tuesday by Vogue magazine.

KU's Leipold settled in, optimistic in year 2

KU's Leipold settled in, optimistic in year 2

The program is more stable than it has been in years, and Leipold hopes that translates into more success on the field this season.

OU assistant resigns over offensive language

OU assistant resigns over offensive language

Oklahoma assistant head football coach Cale Gundy announced his resignation Sunday after using offensive language during a film session last week.

Chiefs 1969 champion reunited with lost Super Bowl ring

Chiefs 1969 champion reunited with lost Super Bowl ring

Jim Kearney noticed his 1969 Super Bowl championship ring was missing after a golf session at the Shoal Creek Golf Couse.

Wind Surge win in extra-innings

Wind Surge win in extra-innings

Anthony Prato’s RBI single in the tenth inning led the Wind Surge to a 4-3 victory in extra innings over the San Antonio Missions.

Iman Shumpert arrested at Texas airport for pot possession

Iman Shumpert arrested at Texas airport for pot possession

Former NBA player Iman Shumpert was arrested at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport last weekend for allegedly trying to bring six ounces of cannabis through security.

Brittney Griner found guilty in Russian drug trial, sentenced to 9 years in prison

Brittney Griner found guilty in Russian drug trial, sentenced to 9 years in prison

WNBA star Brittney Griner, who has been detained in Russia for over five months, was found guilty on drug charges in a Moscow-area court Thursday. She was then sentenced to nine years in prison.

NFL to appeal Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson's six-game suspension

NFL to appeal Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson's six-game suspension

The National Football League said Wednesday it is appealing a decision by a former federal judge to suspend Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson for six games.

Whit Merrifield traded to Toronto

Whit Merrifield traded to Toronto

The long-time Kansas City Royals infielder is headed to the Toronto Blue Jays. 

NFL suspends Dolphins owner for tampering with Brady, Payton

NFL suspends Dolphins owner for tampering with Brady, Payton

The NFL has suspended Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and fined him $1.5 million for tampering with Tom Brady and Sean Payton following a six-month investigation stemming from Brian Flores’ racial discrimination lawsuit against the league.

Browns QB Watson suspended 6 games, NFL weighs appeal

Browns QB Watson suspended 6 games, NFL weighs appeal

The NFL suspended Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson for six games on Monday for violating its personal conduct policy following accusations of sexual misconduct made against him by two dozen women in Texas, two people familiar with the decision said.

NBA legend Bill Russell has died

NBA legend Bill Russell has died

 NBA legend Bill Russell, an 11-time NBA champion with the Boston Celtics and the first Black head coach in the league, passed away "peacefully" Sunday.

The Basketball Tournament: Aftershocks fall short in close game

The Basketball Tournament: Aftershocks fall short in close game

The Aftershocks lost in a close game in Dayton on Saturday.

'Kansas State will always have a special place in my heart': Dylan Edwards decommits from K-State

'Kansas State will always have a special place in my heart': Dylan Edwards decommits from K-State

The running back from Derby has decommitted from K-State.

Aftershocks semifinals game changes start time

Aftershocks semifinals game changes start time

The Aftershocks win another instant classic inside Koch Arena, defeating the Gutter Cat Gang.

Chief's owner prefers Arrowhead renovation over new stadium

Chief's owner prefers Arrowhead renovation over new stadium

If it’s up to the current chairman, the club will be there long into the future.

Chiefs hold first full-squad workout with jobs to be won

Chiefs hold first full-squad workout with jobs to be won

The Chiefs had their first full-squad workout of training camp on a warm, humid Wednesday morning.

Brittney Griner testifies she signed documents without understanding what they said after being stopped at Moscow airport

Brittney Griner testifies she signed documents without understanding what they said after being stopped at Moscow airport

US basketball star Brittney Griner testified in a Russian courtroom Wednesday as part of her ongoing trial.

Aftershocks move on to TBT quarterfinals

Aftershocks move on to TBT quarterfinals

The AfterShocks make it back-to-back years at Wichita regional champions in the TBT with an instant classic 70-69 win over Bleed Green. 

Chiefs report to camp without longtime club cornerstones

Chiefs report to camp without longtime club cornerstones

Two cornerstones of the Chiefs’ four straight AFC title game appearances walked into training camp elsewhere this week.

Big Papi a big hit at his Baseball Hall of Fame induction

Big Papi a big hit at his Baseball Hall of Fame induction

David Ortiz promised to speak from the heart. As usual, Big Papi delivered.

Chiefs' Mahomes fine with other QBs earning big(ger) bucks

Chiefs' Mahomes fine with other QBs earning big(ger) bucks

When the Chiefs open the season in Arizona on Sept. 11, Mahomes won't even be the best-paid QB in the game.