• Johnson with double-double, Saint Louis edges Saint Joseph’s

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jalen Johnson scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Mike Crawford hit a key 3-pointer, and Saint Louis edged Saint Joseph’s 61-60 with an unusual ending on Saturday.

  • Neighbor: Bar attack suspect a ‘drunken mess,’ not political

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a “drunken mess” after his father died about 18 months ago, a longtime neighbor said Saturday.

  • Chiefs sign veteran running back Spiller to provide depth

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have signed veteran running back C.J. Spiller, providing depth behind Spencer Ware in a move that could mean Jamaal Charles will be cut in a cost-saving move.

  • Witnesses say deadly Kansas shooting was racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to “get out of my country,” witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help.

  • Some witnesses say Kansas shooting was racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of opening fire in a crowded suburban Kansas City bar, killing one man and injuring two others in an attack that some witnesses said was racially motivated, was charged Thursday with murder and attempted murder.

  • St. Louis ordinance seeks to pre-empt Missouri abortion laws

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new ordinance in St. Louis prohibits discrimination based on “reproductive health decisions,” an effort by the heavily Democratic city to pre-empt a slew of anti-abortion measures advancing through Missouri’s Republican-controlled Legislature.

  • Adebayo’s double-double lifts No. 11 Kentucky over Missouri

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Kentucky’s coaching staff challenged forward Bam Adebayo this week, criticizing his foul trouble and “cautious” play at times.

  • In Trump’s future looms a familiar shutdown threat

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Add a potential government shutdown to embattled President Donald Trump’s growing roster of headaches.

  • Ankiel says he drank vodka before starts to tame anxiety

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rick Ankiel says he drank vodka before his first two starts in 2001 to quell anxiety after throwing five wild pitches in one inning during the previous season’s playoffs.

  • Williams, Hubbs power Tennessee to 90-70 blowout of Missouri

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grant Williams scored 25 points and Robert Hubbs III added 21 on Saturday as Tennessee breezed to a 90-70 victory over Missouri.