Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night. Scott Kazmir (9-3) pitched five innings to earn the...
STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — Mark Mulder rallied Sunday at Edgewood Tahoe to successfully defend his title in the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament. The former pitcher birdied seven of his first 13 holes and finished with a 29-point round for a five-point victory...
WILDWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Two people were killed in a two-vehicle collision in eastern Missouri. St. Louis County police say the accident occurred early Saturday in Wildwood. Police identified the two people killed as 72-year-old Gary Osborne Sr., of Ellisville, and 35-year-old Paula...
DIAMOND, Mo. (AP) — Southwest Missouri has a newly dedicated prairie. The 163-acre George Washington Carver Prairie was dedicated Saturday. It's located near the town of Diamond, the birthplace of Carver, who became a well-known botanist and inventor. Carol Davit, executive...
HARRISONVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A western Missouri man has been found not guilty in a 2014 fatal shooting at a Cass County cemetery. A Cass County jury on Friday acquitted Tyler Smallwood of Peculiar in the June 2014 death of 25-year-old Forrest Fuller. The Kansas City Star reports (...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ These Missouri lotteries were drawn Sunday: Mega Millions Estimated jackpot: $15 million Pick 3 Midday 1-2-5 (one, two, five) Pick 4 Midday 7-9-9-5 (seven, nine, nine, five) Powerball Estimated jackpot: $422 million
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City voters may get a chance to vote on another light-rail system. City Attorney Bill Geary said a proposal from Clay Chastain is not "unconstitutional on its face" so under the city charter it should be put to voters Nov. 8. The council votes on...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A member of the Clay family has represented St. Louis and northern suburbs in Congress for nearly 50 years. A veteran Missouri state lawmaker hopes to change that. State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal is opposing William Lacy Clay in the Aug. 2 Democratic primary...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican candidates in Missouri's gubernatorial primary are pledging an aggressive law-and-order approach, two years after the fatal Ferguson police shooting of Michael Brown prompted widespread protests. The shooting of the black 18-year-old by a...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have extended the contract of general manager John Schneider. Team owner Paul...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have extended the contract of general manager John Schneider. Team owner Paul...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Women are underrepresented in elected offices across the U.S., but Illinois has some...
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash...
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash...
TOKYO (AP) — Japan reports it posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19...