Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The homicide count in St. Louis has reached 136 after a man was found fatally shot on the city's south side. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the victim was found outdoors at about 1 a.m. Thursday. He had been shot several times. The victim was taken to...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Enrollment at Southeast Missouri State University is down for the first time in 20 years. The university says fall enrollment as of Tuesday was 11,411, down from 11,580 last fall, a 1.5 percent drop. It was the first decline since 1994. The university...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nuclear fuel to new storage containers. Ameren officials say the spent fuel will be moved from a pool to underground concrete casks. The center has been working on the storage area for...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A Cole County court ruling has delayed final approval of a state permit for a large hog breeding operation in mid-Missouri. Cole County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Green on Tuesday ordered the Department of Natural Resources to turn over documents to...
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Independence-area law enforcement officers arrested 25 people after city health inspectors investigated two motels. The sweep on Wednesday at a Budget Inn Motel and the Sports Stadium Inn Motel led to the Budget Inn's closing because of health code...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police are searching for a woman and her 2-year-old daughter. Police say in a news release that 27-year-old Nichole Nelson and her daughter, Dajahnay Nelson, have not been seen since Wednesday afternoon. Authorities say Nicole Nelson has a...
HANNIBAL, Mo. (AP) — A Hannibal man is charged with second-degree murder in the beating death of a woman inside her apartment. Charges against 49-year-old Travis Lane were filed Wednesday. He is jailed and does not have a listed attorney. Lane is accused in the death of 28-year-...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The public will have an opportunity to suggest changes to the training requirements of law enforcers in Missouri. The Missouri Department of Public Safety says the Missouri Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission will hold six public meetings...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Animal control officers have been removing nearly 80 cats, and a few dogs, from a Kansas City house. The Kansas City Star reports ( http://bit.ly/1WTfEuu ) several officers worked to remove the animals from the home Wednesday, transferring nearly 50 of...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Health officials say a Utah man in his 70s has died after contracting the plague earlier...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota is looking forward to a Pac-12 reunion when Tennessee...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A polygamous family says the landmark Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage...
Editors: The start of the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals is being delayed by rain...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Events in Mississippi and Illinois this week are commemorating the 60th anniversary of the...
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police are searching for a man who is stealing from elderly residents by...