Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer after Lorenzo Cain drove in the go-ahead run in a four-run eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Monday night. The Royals have won four straight, matching their season best streak,...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays activated Brad Boxberger, who led the American League with 41 saves last season, from the disabled list before Monday night's game with the Kansas City Royals. Boxberger, 28, underwent surgery on March 17 to repair the adductor brevis...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis' police chief is calling the city's judges too lenient with defendants in alleged gun crimes, insisting those on the bench "are accountable to virtually no one." Chief Sam Dotson offered that criticism in his official blog in a posting Monday titled "A...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Matt Carpenter had four hits and scored three times, Carlos Martinez pitched eight innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-0 on Monday. Martinez (5-5) allowed five singles, walked one and struck out eight, rebounding nicely after having...
ZALMA, Mo. (AP) — A southeastern Missouri man is charged with assault after authorities say he tried to set his house on fire while his girlfriend was inside. The (Cape Girardeau) Southeast Missourian ( http://bit.ly/1OVXUsl ) reports that 35-year-old Mark Rohan of tiny Zalma in...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Missouri's Greene County say a jailer is recovering after being seriously injured during an alleged assault by an inmate. Sheriff Jim Arnott says the unidentified deputy serving as a corrections officer during the Saturday...
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A retired Army veteran from Clarksville plans to travel the length of the Mississippi River by canoe for personal growth and to raise funds for fellow veterans. The Leaf-Chronicle ( http://leafne.ws/1RGff8c ) reports Bennie Giles will set a canoe into...
TIPTON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri state authorities say they are investigating a weekend shooting death involving a 19-year-old man in central Missouri. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Robert Ashbaugh was pronounced dead Saturday night at a house in Tipton in Moniteau County...
MIAMI (AP) — Travelers who had braced for long lines and long waits have instead been moving through most U.S. airports fairly quickly, as the busy Memorial Day travel weekend draws to close. However, the airlines weren't ready to say "mission accomplished" yet, as it's just the...
The Golden State Warriors' historic season goes on, with just one left team to beat. It's the same one they faced...
The Golden State Warriors' historic season goes on, with just one left team to beat. It's the same one they faced...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile launch likely failed on Tuesday, according to South Korea's...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer after Lorenzo Cain drove in the go-ahead run in a four-...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian...