Theft

May 15, 2017 - 3:16 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Texas say rookie Kansas Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes escaped injury after being robbed last weekend. The Smith County, Texas, Sheriff's Office says Mahomes and three other victims were stepping from a vehicle on a driveway outside Tyler on Friday night...
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FILE - In this March 6, 2006, file photo, Team USA coach John McLaren, left, presents supervisor of umpires Steve Palermo, right, with a statue he bought with Palermo in mind several years ago in Venezuela, as manager Buck Martinez, center, looks on during practice in Phoenix. Former big league umpire Palermo, whose accomplished career ended when he was shot trying to break up a robbery in 1991, has died. He was 67. (AP Photo/Paul Connors, File)
May 14, 2017 - 9:37 pm
Mention the name of Steve Palermo around baseball and those who worked with him, knew him or had only heard of him usually bow their heads, lower their eyes and simply nod. An umpire with Hall of Fame potential, all cut short on that summer night in Texas a long time ago. Palermo, whose...
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FILE - In this March 6, 2006, file photo, Team USA coach John McLaren, left, presents supervisor of umpires Steve Palermo, right, with a statue he bought with Palermo in mind several years ago in Venezuela, as manager Buck Martinez, center, looks on during practice in Phoenix. Former big league umpire Palermo, whose accomplished career ended when he was shot trying to break up a robbery in 1991, has died. He was 67. (AP Photo/Paul Connors, File)
May 14, 2017 - 5:41 pm
Former big league umpire Steve Palermo, whose accomplished career ended when he was shot trying to break up a robbery in 1991, has died. He was 67. Major League Baseball announced Sunday that Palermo had died, without providing details. Palermo, who lived in the Kansas City area, had been in poor...
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May 12, 2017 - 10:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The University of Pittsburgh rowing team says wallets, laptops and uniforms were among items stolen from team vans as they were preparing for a big race in Philadelphia. The team says the vans were broken into Thursday on a road running along Philadelphia's Schuylkill (SKOOL'-...
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May 12, 2017 - 8:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The University of Pittsburgh rowing team says their uniforms were among items stolen from team vans as they prepare for a big race in Philadelphia. The team says the vans were broken into Thursday on a road running along Philadelphia's Schuylkill River, where the Dad Vail...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2008, file photo, Glenn Dorsey, a defensive tackle from LSU, speaks at a news conference after being selected fifth overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the NFL football draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York. North Carolina financial planner Michael Rowan was recently sentenced to prison for stealing nearly $3 million from clients. Rowan, hired by Dorsey before he was drafted in 2008, presented himself as a caretaker of players’ newfound wealth while they dealt with grueling training and travel. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
May 07, 2017 - 10:25 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Worn out after an away game, a former NFL player was informed by a bank teller that suspicious withdrawals were siphoning away his money. Another was persuaded to try to rescue a losing investment with an additional $700,000. A third player spent years in court trying to claw...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2008, file photo, Glenn Dorsey, a defensive tackle from LSU, speaks at a news conference after being selected fifth overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the NFL football draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York. North Carolina financial planner Michael Rowan was recently sentenced to prison for stealing nearly $3 million from clients. Rowan, hired by Dorsey before he was drafted in 2008, presented himself as a caretaker of players’ newfound wealth while they dealt with grueling training and travel. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
May 07, 2017 - 10:22 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina financial planner's prison sentence for stealing from pro football players offers a cautionary tale to young athletes set to make millions after the NFL draft. The instant millionaires may know where they'll be playing professional football, but they're still...
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April 21, 2017 - 1:46 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been found guilty of aggravated battery, aggravated burglary, criminal threat and marijuana possession after striking three people with his car as he left a house party in Kansas. KAKE-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/2oukZMr )...
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