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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House is advancing a proposal to ban public contractors from protesting Israel. House lawmakers gave the bill initial approval in a voice vote Tuesday. If enacted, it would prohibit state and local governments from contracting with...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Brewers activated catcher Manny Pina from the disabled list and put him into the starting lineup for Tuesday night's series opener against the Kansas City Royals. They cleared roster space by optioning catcher Jacob Nottingham to Triple-A Colorado...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The humble pecan is being rebranded as more than just pie. Pecan growers and suppliers are hoping to sell U.S. consumers on the virtues of North America's only native nut as a hedge against a potential trade war with China, the pecan's largest export...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former U.S. senator who resigned decades ago amid allegations of sexual harassment has donated $1,000 to Missouri Republican Josh Hawley's U.S. Senate campaign. Campaign finance records show Bob Packwood donated to Hawley last month. Packwood...
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2018--During a meeting of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of UMB Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: UMBF) held today, the Board declared a $0.29 per share quarterly cash dividend, payable on July 2, 2018 to the company’s shareholders...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Despite facing two felony charges, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be the keynote speaker at a St. Louis Area Police Chiefs Association prayer breakfast. Wentzville Police Chief Kurt Frisz, chairman of the association, confirmed that Greitens will be...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis organization that supports women-led startup companies is expanding to six new cities. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Brazen Global announced Tuesday that it's creating branches in Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Philadelphia and Fort...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police are investigating the shooting death of a utility worker at a job site. Police say the man was shot Monday morning. He was working at the construction site for a company that contracted with Spire Energy. The man's name has not been...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The mother of a black 18-year-old whose shooting death by a white police officer touched off protests in Missouri is considering running for Ferguson City Council. Lezley McSpadden, the mother of Michael Brown, said Monday night during a panel discussion at...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times local): 5:45 p.m. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens' appointees to the State Board of Education appear unlikely...
LONDON (AP) — Antoine Griezmann scored late for 10-man Atletico Madrid to draw at Arsenal 1-1 in the first leg of...
LONDON (AP) — Antoine Griezmann scored late for 10-man Atletico Madrid to draw at Arsenal 1-1 in the first leg of...
BOSTON (AP) — The fate of Wynn's glitzy Boston-area casino may still be up in the air, but rival MGM says it is on...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard says he has not yet decided whether to...