Rookie Brandon Finnegan helped the Royals bullpen shut out the Giants over the last three innings Friday to win 3-2 and take a 2-1 lead in the World Series. KC got got one run in the first inning and two more in the sixth as Jeremy Guthrie limited San Francisco to two runs on four hits backed by a stellar Royals defense.
Larry Ayres figures he’s spent the better part of 20 years transforming a 1975 Datsun 280Z into a full-bore, blinding green Chevy-powered street machine with a massive supercharger sticking out of the hood.
Follow live updates from The Eagle’s Bob Lutz and the Kansas City Star’s reporting team on your mobile device or desktop as the Royals take on the San Francisco Giants in the World Series. The game starts at 7:07 p.m. and will be televised on Fox, KSAS-TV and aired on radio stations KFH (1240-AM, 98.7-FM).
The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday upheld the murder conviction in the killing of Wichita doctor George Tiller, but vacated the Hard 50 life sentence of Scott P. Roeder and ordered the case back to Sedgwick County for re-sentencing.
A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.
The whooping crane migration is underway and Quivira National Wildlife Refuge officials are encouraging visitors to the Stafford County refuge in the next few weeks to use some bird etiquette as the rare and endangered birds pass through Kansas.