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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri bill would allow sex trafficking victims who have pleaded guilty or been convicted of prostitution to apply to have the conviction removed from their record. The Columbia Missourian reports that the bill was heard Monday by the Judiciary and...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The father of one of five people allegedly killed by a Mexican national who was in the country illegally is suing federal immigration authorities. The lawsuit filed Monday in Kansas City, Kansas, claims Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents had two...
WASHINGTON (AP) — In an ironic twist, the Trump administration's embrace of work requirements for low-income people on Medicaid is prompting lawmakers in some conservative states to resurrect plans to expand health care for the poor. Trump's move has been widely criticized as...
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a juvenile from Maryland who called and threatened a western Indiana high school has been sentenced to serve two years in a detention facility. The teen was charged with making the hoax call in April 2017 to Terre Haute North High School...
TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say at least two people are dead after a car and tractor-trailer collided in a crash involving at least 15 vehicles in suburban St. Louis. The cause of the accident on Interstate 64 around 8 a.m. Tuesday is not yet clear. Missouri State...
TROY, Mo. (AP) — A former eastern Missouri police officer has been sentenced to five years in prison for statutory rape. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 41-year-old Marc Dody was sentenced last week after pleading guilty to statutory rape in Lincoln and St. Louis...
LUEBBERING, Mo. (AP) — A llama has been captured after spending months on the lam in eastern Missouri. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the llama was spotted eating grass along roads and jumping into animal enclosures in the Luebbering area of Franklin County, about 40...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is proposing another round of cuts to public colleges and universities. Greitens announced the cuts while outlining a budget in his first public appearance since acknowledging an extramarital affair nearly two weeks ago. The...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens has made his first public appearance in nearly two weeks since acknowledging an extramarital affair, announcing a budget plan that would slice at least $68 million from public colleges and universities. Greitens...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon approved taxes on hospitals, health insurers and managed care companies in an unusual...
MONTREAL (AP) — It took one of Jonathan Drouin's best games of the season to stop Colorado's 10-game winning...
MONTREAL (AP) — It took one of Jonathan Drouin's best games of the season to stop Colorado's 10-game winning...
SAINT LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — De'Riante Jenkins coolly nailed a 3-pointer from the top of the circle as VCU tied the...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio-based nonprofit named for humorist James Thurber says its annual ceremony to award...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are facing the loss of their homes upon the...