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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Columbia, Missouri, woman faces up to three decades in federal prison now that she's admitted she embezzled more than $231,000 from the credit union where she worked. Sixty-two-year-old Debra Wenger on Thursday waived her right to a grand jury and...
DEADLY CRASH-MANSLAUGHTER Missouri woman charged with manslaughter in DWI case (Information from: Springfield News-Leader, http://www.news-leader.com ) SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman has been charged with first-degree involuntary manslaughter in connection to a fatal...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Senate has passed a school choice bill that would create education savings accounts for students with disabilities and foster children. The bill passed Thursday with a 20-12 vote and now goes to the House. The bill also changes how...
CONCEALED GUNS-HOSPITALS Kansas governor seeks $24M to ban guns at state hospitals TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is proposing an additional $24 million in spending over two years on extra security measures to keep concealed guns out of state hospitals. The...
INTERIM CHANCELLOR-MISSOURI S&T Interim chancellor at Missouri S&T named for 1 year COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An education official from Oregon will be interim chancellor for the University of Missouri Science and Technology. Missouri System President Mun Choi announced...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins addressed one of their many defensive needs Thursday night by selecting Missouri end Charles Harris with the 22nd pick in the NFL draft. The 6-foot-3, 253-pound Harris is considered better as a pass rusher than against the run. He had seven...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A transgender woman has filed a harassment lawsuit against two Missouri construction companies. The Columbia Daily Tribune ( http://bit.ly/2qiU5YC ) reports that J. Aubrey Simonetti sued Columbia-based Keith Contracting and Grove Construction General...
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A Honduran man who entered the United States illegally three times has pleaded guilty to kidnapping his estranged girlfriend who prosecutors say was raped at knifepoint on a drive from Missouri to New Jersey. Jose Amaya-Vasquez entered the plea Thursday in...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri House members want more information on how much money the state is paying in lawsuit settlements and judgments. House members voted 150-1 on Thursday to pass legislation to require the attorney general and administration commissioner to update...
Arkansas will have a more difficult time obtaining additional lethal injection drugs after an unprecedented court...
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his popstar wife Ciara are now parents to a baby girl, Sienna...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates is better known for its skyscrapers and pampered...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A year ago, James Conner was in the middle of chemotherapy treatment as it waged a battle...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A year ago, James Conner was in the middle of chemotherapy treatment as it waged a battle...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko was at the right place at the right time to take advantage of a lucky bounce...