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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch is NASCAR’s reigning Cup champion and the resident villain of the series. Chase Elliott has been voted most popular driver the last two years and is quickly building a…

NEW YORK (AP) — The baseball players’ association gave management a wide-ranging response Thursday to a 67-page proposed set of protocols for a season to be played during the coronavirus pandemic. Management had presented the…

Iola High’s Elysia Kunkler is in the running (through online voting) for the title of the top Kansas girls high school hurdler for the past decade. Online voting began Friday at ks.milesplit.com for the top…

Iola High senior Casen Barker is transitioning from a Mustang to a Coyote.  Barker heads to Kansas Wesleyan this fall on a football scholarship.   “I’m really excited, because it has been something I have…

Brad Keselowski celebrated his first pole win of the season — and perhaps the most memorable of his career — from afar. After waiting nearly a full hour Thursday evening, the Team Penske driver watched…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The repetitions come virtually across the NFL, an offseason setting that will stretch through at least the end of May but might never feel normal. The Chiefs are beginning their Super…

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball did not include an economic proposal during its opening presentation to the players’ union on terms to start the coronavirus-delayed season. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker criticized big leaguers…

It has been a long off-season, but racing will finally return to Humboldt Speedway on Friday, May 22.  Competition has been on hold since its first event was canceled due to rain on March 14.…

Former Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost earned a reputation for good-naturedly yet pointedly critiquing the quality — often lacking it, in his estimation — of questions he received from reporters during his tenure. The…

MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the results of poll of NBA players taken by their union says there would be “overwhelming” support for any plan that has this season resuming in a safe…