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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court is considering two cases related to LGBT rights. In both cases argued before the court Wednesday, lawyers said Missouri's Human Rights Act can be interpreted to protect gay, lesbian and transgender people. The act prohibits...
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — In a brief and subdued speech to hundreds of St. Louis area police officers, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens praised law enforcement while making no reference to his own legal problems. Greitens spoke Wednesday at an annual breakfast of the St. Louis Area...
BOLIVAR, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri evangelist won't be invited back to a southwestern public school district as a motivational speaker after complaints he veered off-topic by talking about faith. The Springfield News-Leader reports that the Bolivar School District hired Bob Holmes...
MONROE CITY, Mo. (AP) — A mother and daughter are recovering after narrowly escaping their burning home with the help of some heroic neighbors. KHQA-TV reports that a home caught fire Saturday in the northeast Missouri town of Monroe City. Dane Foster saw smoke coming from his...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State health officials are warning residents of southeastern Minnesota about possible exposure to measles. The Minnesota Department of Health learned this week that a non-Minnesota resident with confirmed measles traveled through Minnesota from another...
BELLERIVE, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri-St. Louis is considering eliminating some degree programs amid financial trouble. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a committee of deans and faculty has proposed the university cut the bachelor's degree programs for...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Power & Light is warning customers it is seeing a dramatic increase in the number of scams directed at customers. The electric company said Wednesday that it has tracked 326 attempted utility collection call scams in the first quarter this...
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today a new weekly intermodal service between the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) and Wylie, Texas, beginning in May 2018. The previously offered intermodal service in this lane had...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill that would legalize medical marijuana for many patients. The legislation would allow anyone over age 18 dying of a terminal disease to access smokeless medical marijuana. People with cancer,...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Conservatory of Music plans to start construction this summer of a 12-floor...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri senators have adopted a budget proposal that would give more money to public K...
NEW YORK (AP) — Payment processing giant Visa on Wednesday reported a sharp jump in its fiscal second-quarter...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawsuit from a Los Angeles woman who alleged music mogul Russell Simmons raped her is being...
NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle, which recently hired a new CEO from Taco Bell to revitalize its business, saw a key...
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — ConocoPhillips said it won a $2 billion arbitration award against Venezuela's state oil...