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Kansas prosecutors not actively investigating Chiefs’ Hill

Kansas prosecutors not actively investigating Chiefs’ Hill

Sports
June 7 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill is not actively being investigated for potential child abuse by prosecutors in Johnson County, Kan., according to District Attorney Steve Howe. "As in any case, if we receive additional evidence we re-evaluate," Howe told the Kansas City Star on Friday. The Chiefs banned Hill, 25, from all team activities in late April after Kansas City television station KCTV released audio of Hill discussing striking his 3-year-old son. Police were called to Hill's home twice in March and determined his son had been injured. Howe announced in April that charges would not be filed because the evidence in the case didn't clearly establish who committed the action. The Kansas Department for Children and Families is investigating Hill. NFL spokes...
CBI chief’s warning to politicians amid Brexit stalemate

CBI chief’s warning to politicians amid Brexit stalemate

Business
By James Sillars, business reporter Theresa May's plans for a further Brexit delay to allow for talks on a unity deal has prompted a terse response from a leading business group.The Confederation of British Industry's (CBI) director general Carolyn Fairbairn issued a short reaction on Twitter signalling her exasperation and scepticism after the prime minister outlined her change of strategy in a Downing Street statement after a day of cabinet meetings. Mrs May's new plan first involves attempts to break the parliamentary stalemate through talks with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.:: LIVE: Corbyn 'very happy' to meet May for Brexit talksShe hopes to secure enough votes from MPs on a way forward - with Labour backing - to convince EU leaders next week of the m...
Kansas City Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill involved in investigation of alleged battery

Kansas City Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill involved in investigation of alleged battery

Sports
March 15 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs star wide receiver Tyreek Hill is linked to an investigation of an alleged incident that involves his son. The Chiefs acknowledged to the Kansas City Star that an investigation involving Hill is underway. "The club is aware of the investigation involving Tyreek Hill," the Chiefs said in a statement. "We're in the process of gathering information and have been in contact with the league and local authorities. We'll have no further comment at this time." The 25-year-old Hill hasn't been charged, according to the Star. Police in Overland Park, Kan., were called to Hill's home to investigate an alleged battery in which a juvenile is listed as a victim, according to a police report obtained by KCTV-5. Hill's name isn't listed on the report, but his addres...
Liverpool news: Incredible concept kits as Reds commercial chiefs enter talks over new deal

Liverpool news: Incredible concept kits as Reds commercial chiefs enter talks over new deal

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kitted out The last two kit deals with New Balance officially became the best-selling Liverpool kits of all time - but they could be willing to look elsewhere to brands such as Nike and Adidas? Liverpool’s last two kit deals with New Balance officially became their best-selling kits of all time. However, Anfield commercial chief Billy Hogan admitted the club could be willing to listen to offers from other brands. Livepool are set to start talks over a new kit deal He told The Drum: “We are in conversation with New Balance and we are in conversation with others as well. “The deal is an incredibly important partnership – not just for the financial support it delivers for the club but also from the distribution standpoint...
Chiefs, agent knew Patrick Mahomes was a star in 2017

Chiefs, agent knew Patrick Mahomes was a star in 2017

Sports
ATLANTA, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- You didn't see him on billboards or in commercials after he was picked in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He didn't even start his first full season. But that was the strategy for Patrick Mahomes. And now it's literally paying off. The Kansas City Chiefs quarterback is expected to take home the NFL MVP award Saturday in Atlanta. After backing up Alex Smith in his first season, Mahomes scorched the record books. He threw 50 touchdowns against just 12 interceptions while completing 66 percent of his throws. He passed for more than 5,000 yards in his first full season as a starter. But the Chiefs and Mahomes' agent Leigh Steinberg saw it all coming; even when he was sitting on the bench on Sundays and Smith was leading the offense. "Ever since he got in that ...