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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — University of Missouri-Kansas City officials say the school plans to cut about 30 jobs as part of efforts to reduce the campus budget. University of Missouri System President Mun Choi said last month the system's four campuses must impose 8 to 12 percent...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri man cites a controversial law when talking to police about allegedly firing multiple rounds at a woman on his front porch. The Springfield News-Leader ( http://sgfnow.co/2qyWYHw ) reports that 19-year-old David Smith is currently...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol captain who took control of protest security in Ferguson after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown will lead the agency's new Office of Community Engagement and Outreach. The patrol said Thursday that Ron Johnson will be...
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a nursing home patient has died after catching fire while smoking in her wheelchair. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/2q0sMSX ) reports that 83-year-old Donna Chapman died Monday. She suffered third-degree burns Saturday evening...
PICHER, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded nearly $5 million to the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma for continued cleanup efforts of the Tar Creek Superfund site. The tribe will use the money to continue cleaning up contaminated soils on tribal lands. The...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2017--Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE:RGA) today announced the completion of an asset-intensive transaction with Farmers New World Life (FNWL), a subsidiary of Zurich Insurance Group. Under the agreement, a subsidiary of RGA...
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2017--Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWNK, TWNKW) (the “Company” or “Hostess”), a leading manufacturer and marketer in the United States of sweet baked goods, including Hostess®, Twinkies®, Ding Dongs®, Ho Hos®, Donettes® and a variety...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri has named a North Carolina State University official as the next dean of its College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. Missouri announced Thursday that Christopher Daubert will become dean on Aug. 1. He will replace...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Mercy Hospital Springfield and its affiliated clinics have agreed to pay $34 million to settle claims of improper Medicare billings. The U.S. Department of Justice released a settlement document Thursday detailing the agreement with the hospital and...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The whole plan had been to celebrate Scott Dixon's pole-winning run for the Indianapolis...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A weakened Texas voter ID law moved closer to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's desk on Tuesday...
CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester pitched a four-hitter for Chicago's first complete game of the season, and the Cubs beat...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton proclaimed Tuesday that President Donald Trump's budget shows an "unimaginable...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton proclaimed Tuesday that President Donald Trump's budget shows an "unimaginable...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain police have arrested 286 people in an assault in which officers fired...