Chiefs rout of Patriots kicked off two big days for Kansas City sports teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit...night, getting the sports week off to a smashing start in Kansas City with the Royals preparing to open the baseball playoffs on Tuesday...

City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...millage and minority bond underwriters working to hustle the city's multimillion utility bond deal away from ... Saturday...2014 When Mayor Deke Copenhaver's meeting to recommend a new city administrator convened behind closed doors Wednesday, there...

Royals beat Athletics in 12-inning AL wild-card thriller

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kan sas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren't...in the 1985 World Series, and the excitement the permeated the city might best be summed up by a statement posted by the Kansas City...

Gutsy trades bring Lester, Shields together for AL wild-card game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years...organization was headed for. And when I got here, walking around the city and talking to the fans and really relishing the 29 years, it's...

Chiefs pummel Patriots

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jamaal Charles returned from an...Brady was picked off twice and the Kansas City Chiefs beat New England 41-14 on Monday...Davis had 16 carries for 107 yards for Kansas City.The Chiefs piled up 303 yards of offense...

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

DALLAS - As their plane climbed away from Belize City, American Airlines pilot Brian Will and his co-pilot were ready to detour several hundred miles to avoid a wall of bad weather...

California becomes first state to ban single-use plastic bags at grocery, convenience stores

...the momentum for statewide legislation to the more than 100 cities and counties that already have such bans.The law marks a milestone...environmental activists who have successfully pushed plastic bag bans in cities across the U.S., including Chicago, Austin and Seattle...

Westobou Festival opens Wednesday

...can expect an experience similar to those offered in larger cities all crammed into a five-day window."You're experiencing...new art form."Todd, best known as a member of the New York City-based prank collective Improv Everywhere, will be in town...

Employer summit addresses workplace challenges

...compliance with the Affordable Care Act . Since April, the labor department has held similar summits for HR workers in several cities across the state. The Augusta session was toward the end of the tour, with just two more regions, Vidalia and Gainesville...

Rants & Raves

...FOR THE person who paid for my lunch in the drive-in at Chik-Fil-A. It was a blessing to me and I certainly appreciate it. THE WARSHIP USS Augusta was a destroyer, not a battleship. Battleships were named for states, not cities.