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Lawsuit alleges consumers scammed out of $187 million

Medicaid expansion discussion in Kansas has a new twist

Meeting on Piper bond issue to take place May 20

A serenade for mothers at South Branch Library

KCKCC ESOL students celebrate graduation

Sporting KC, Colorado reschedule match for Oct. 21

Sporting KC recalls defender from loan

Regional playoff results

Piper results

Rain in forecast tonight; forecasters keep eye on rivers

Saturday’s regular season match between Sporting Kansas City and the Colorado Rapids, postponed prior to kickoff due to inclement weather, was rescheduled by Major League Soccer on Tuesday and will be played at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 21 at Sporting Park, Kansas City, Kan.

All previously purchased tickets will be valid for the rescheduled match per club ticket policies. Sporting KC Season Ticket Members and group ticket holders may call 888-4KC-GOAL with inquiries. Individuals who purchased tickets for the match via may contact Ticketmaster at 800-653-8000 with questions.

Saturday’s match was the first in stadium history to be postponed until a later date due to weather and only the team’s second MLS match all-time to be rescheduled as a result of unplayable conditions. In 1998, a match between the then Kansas City Wizards and D.C. United at Arrowhead Stadium was suspended in the 53rd minute and replayed in its entirety more than a month later.

Sporting Kansas City has played the Colorado Rapids more than any other opponent (66 times in all competition) dating back to the Major League Soccer’s inaugural 1996 season. The Western Conference sides will meet three times during the 2015 regular season:
• Saturday, June 27 at Sporting Park
• Saturday, Aug. 29 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park
• Wednesday, Oct. 21 at Sporting Park

Sporting KC will next be the host of the New England Revolution at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Sporting Park in a nationally televised match against the MLS Cup runners-up on ESPN2. A limited number of tickets are available for the game at

An open house and career fair for nurses is being held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, at the University of Kansas Hospital, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, Kan.

The event is on the first floor of the Center for Advanced Heart Care.

There are openings for nurses in all areas of care, according to a spokesman.