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Agriculture a promising market for drones

Editor’s Note: In a story Dec. 14 about a growing interest in the use of drones for agriculture, The Associated Press reported erroneously which school’s researchers flew drones this summer…

28-year sentence in Ohio in $100M charity scam

By THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press (CLEVELAND, AP) — A judge handed down a 28-year prison sentence Monday to a man convicted of masterminding a $100 million, cross-country Navy veterans…

5 things to know after Chiefs rout Raiders 56-31

By JOSH DUBOW (OAKLAND, Calif., AP) — Jamaal Charles was taken aback when he caught a screen pass on the first play from scrimmage and raced 49 yards for a…

Support pours in for KC police officer, family

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed a Kansas City police officer’s home and left 11 people homeless. In the meantime,…

Venerable cowboy ranch in KC auctions supplies

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — An auction at the iconic Benjamin Ranch in south Kansas City drew people looking for a chance to buy a memory, or some bargain horsing…

US sends 2 Guantanamo prisoners to Saudi Arabia

(MIAMI, AP) — Two Guantanamo Bay prisoners have been transferred to Saudi Arabia as part of a renewed effort to close the offshore U.S. prison. U.S. officials say the two…

Mules wrestling places three at Midwest Classic

(Indianapolis, Ind.) – The Central Missouri Mules had three placewinners at the Midwest Classic in Indianapolis, Ind., on Sunday, and placed 11th out of 29 teams. Frank Cagnina won his…