Friday, Nov 30


The Latest: Russia won’t mirror Ukrainian male travel ban


The Latest on Russia-Ukraine tensions (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Russia's foreign ministry says that Moscow is not going to mirror the travel ban that Ukraine has imposed on Russian … Click to Continue »

Ukraine bars entry to Russian males, upping ante in conflict


Ukrainian officials on Friday upped the ante in the growing confrontation with Russia, announcing a travel ban for most Russian males and searching the home of an influential cleric of … Click to Continue »

Report: Japan court OKs extending custody of ex-Nissan chair


Kyodo News agency says a Japanese court has approved extending the detention of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn for 10 more days. The Japanese news agency said Friday that the … Click to Continue »


Sporting KC’s Peter Vermes reacts to playoff loss


Portland defeated Sporting KC 3-2 to advance to the 2018 MLS Cup. … Click to Continue »


Sports On the Air for Nov. 30-Dec. 1


Friday’s TV | radio COLLEGE FOOTBALL MAC Championship game, Northern Illinois vs. Buffalo, 6 p.m., ESPN2 Pac-12 Championship game, Utah vs. Washington, 7 p.m., FOX 4, WHB (810 AM) GOLF … Click to Continue »

One dead, two injured after shooting at east KC apartment building, police say

Two people were injured in a shooting at an apartment building in east Kansas City, and a third victim believed to be involved in the same incident died Thursday night, … Click to Continue »

Cowboys stifle Brees, end Saints’ 10-game win streak, 13-10


Dak Prescott desperately scrambled for a first down in a game of fourth-quarter keepaway, then took three knees starting from the New Orleans 1 to run out the clock by … Click to Continue »

Argentine soybean farmers sow ‘green gold’ to outlast the U.S.-China trade war


Alejandro Carafi takes long steps through his field of swaying wheat as he explains how he’ll cut it all down in the next week to make room for soybeans, what … Click to Continue »


Knocked out: Portland eliminates Sporting KC from MLS playoffs in conference finals

The keepsakes from Sporting Kansas City’s most treasured accomplishments were long tucked away in an office inside Children’s Mercy Park, a collection of trophies typically just sitting on the floor. … Click to Continue »

Triple shooting leaves one dead, two wounded in KC


A triple shooting left one dead, one in life-threatening condition and one wounded Thursday night at an apartment complex just north of 27th Street and Van Brunt Boulevard in Kansas City. It was the city's 119th homicide. … Click to…

MO Lottery


These Missouri lotteries were drawn Thursday: 01-04-11-36-41, Lucky Ball: 8 (one, four, eleven, thirty-six, forty-one; Lucky Ball: eight) Estimated jackpot: $190 million 4-2-7 (four, two, seven) 7-5-4 (seven, five, four) … Click to…

KS Lottery


These Kansas lotteries were drawn Thursday: 01-04-11-36-41, Lucky Ball: 8 (one, four, eleven, thirty-six, forty-one; Lucky Ball: eight) 6-6-3 (six, six, three) 4-3-8 (four, three, eight) Red Balls: 20-23, White … Click to Continue »

Austin Peay beats Troy 79-74 in OT


Chris Porter-Bunton had 16 points and 15 rebounds, Zach Glotta scored 17 points, and Austin Peay beat Troy 79-74 in overtime on Thursday night. Glotta made two 3-pointers in overtime, … Click to Continue »

Five-game planner for November 30


Chiefs Sun. at Oakland, 3:05 Dec. 9 BALTIMORE, noon Dec. 13 LA CHARGERS, 7:20 Dec. 23 at Seattle, 7:20 Dec. 30 OAKLAND, noon Tickets: 1-888-992-4433 Mavericks Fri. TULSA, 7:05 Sat. … Click to Continue »

Lightning end Sabres’ winning streak at 10 games


Cedric Paquette broke a tie with 5:41 left and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended the Buffalo Sabres' franchise-record-tying winning streak at 10 games with a 5-4 victory Thursday night. Paquette … Click to Continue »

No pain, no gain in the playoff chase


Nigel Bradham played nearly an entire game with a broken thumb that required surgery afterward. Why? The Philadelphia Eagles are fighting for a playoff spot and needed their best linebacker. … Click to Continue »

51 pilot whales die in another mass stranding in New Zealand


Fifty-one pilot whales have died in a another mass stranding in New Zealand, less than a week after 145 pilot whales died in a different part of the country. The … Click to Continue »

Asia shares mixed ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20 summit


Share prices were mixed Friday in Asia ahead of the planned meeting by Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit this weekend. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's … Click to Continue »

Donato nets shootout winner in return, Bruins best Isles 2-1


Ryan Donato scored the decisive shootout goal in his NHL return, Tuukka Rask made 28 saves and the Boston Bruins outlasted the New York Islanders 2-1 on Thursday night. Donato, … Click to Continue »

2 of NFL’s top rivalries have turned sour


Two of the NFL's most intense rivalries have turned sour. When the Chiefs visit the Raiders in a series that dates back to the AFL and has been as good … Click to Continue »

Nikolaj Ehlers has hat trick, Jets beat Blackhawks 6-5


Nikolaj Ehlers had a hat trick, Patrik Laine scored twice and became the fourth-youngest player in NHL history to reach 100 goals, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks … Click to Continue »

Rainey honors former teammate; The Citadel wins finale


Quarterback Brandon Rainey, wearing a special jersey to honor a former high school teammate who died earlier in the day, ran for a touchdown and passed for another as The … Click to Continue »

Leonard scores 37, Raptors beat Warriors 131-128 in OT


Kawhi Leonard scored a season-high 37 points, Pascal Siakam added a career-high 26 and the Toronto Raptors overcame a 51-point performance from Kevin Durant to beat the Golden State Warrirors … Click to Continue »

China factory gauge lower, adding to economic gloom


A measure of China's factory activity slipped to its lowest level in more than two years in November, adding to pressure on Beijing amid a tariff battle with U.S. President … Click to Continue »

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST


Trump's ex-lawyer admits lies about Russian real estate deal WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, confessed in a surprise guilty plea Thursday that he lied to … Click to Continue »


KC Council narrowly defeats easing liquor card requirements for ex-offenders

A long and winding effort to make it easier for ex-offenders to serve liquor narrowly failed a Kansas City Council vote on Thursday evening. The City Council voted down the … Click to Continue »

Top 25 Capsules


Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and her fellow starters all finished in double figures as No. 1 Notre Dame routed 14th-ranked Iowa 105-71 on Thursday night. The game was the … Click to Continue »

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia


Indian police pay tribute to the victims of the Mumbai attacks on the 10th anniversary of the assaults by militants that killed 166 people in India's financial capital. In other … Click to Continue »

Southern Utah hits 15 3s, routs San Diego Christian 111-64


Jacob Calloway scored 20 points, Maizen Fausett had 12 points and 14 rebounds and Southern Utah routed NAIA-member San Diego Christian 111-64 on Thursday night. Southern Utah (4-1) rebounded from … Click to Continue »

Nic Thomas leads Norfolk State over Hampton 94-89 in 2OT


Nic Thomas scored a career-high 25 points, including a key 3-pointer in the final minute of the second overtime, and Norfolk State beat Hampton 94-89 on Thursday night. Thomas' 3-pointer … Click to Continue »