Missouri

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A city of Ferguson spokesman says a commotion involving dozens of people has broken out at a town hall meeting. Jeff Small tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch 20 to 30 protesters seeking a recall of Mayor James Knowles the Third clashed with supporters of...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A city of Ferguson spokesman says a commotion involving dozens of people has broken out at a town hall meeting. Jeff Small tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/1MAIrQS ) 20 to 30 protesters seeking a recall of Mayor James Knowles III clashed...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit a pair of home runs and Greg Garcia's bases-loaded walk capped a three-run rally in the ninth inning as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 9-8 on Thursday night. Carpenter went 4 for 5 with four RBIs after moving back to the...
TORONTO (AP) — Dioner Navarro hit a two-run home run, Russell Martin and Josh Donaldson added solo shots and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Thursday night. The Blue Jays, who acquired star pitcher David Price from Detroit earlier in the day, have...
TORONTO (AP) — Ben Zobrist was set to make his Kansas City Royals' debut in left field against the Blue Jays on Thursday night. Zobrist, batting .268 with six homers and 31 RBIs, was batting sixth against Toronto right-hander Marco Estrada. Manager Ned Yost said the versatile...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A state House member from eastern Missouri has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated in the capital city. State Rep. Dave Hinson pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge Thursday and was fined $500. He told The Associated Press he believes he was...
JOPLIN, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2015--(NYSE:EDE)At the Board of Directors meeting of The Empire District Electric Company held today, the Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.26 per share.The dividend is payable September 15, 2015, to holders of record as of...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic parties in the states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back years, committees in...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — State Sen. Scott Sifton says he's dropping out of the race for Missouri attorney general in 2016 and instead will seek re-election to his Senate seat. He had faced a potential primary race against fellow Democrat and St. Louis County Assessor Jake...
DALLAS (AP) — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was...
BEIJING (AP) — Having made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics...
BEIJING (AP) — Having made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics...
BEIJING (AP) — Having made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics...
TOKYO (AP) — The head of the failed Japan-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox was arrested in Tokyo on Saturday on...
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois band leader Ron Keller says when it was time for him to choose a career, "music...