Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Jay Nixon is pardoning nine more people convicted in Missouri of various crimes. Nixon on Friday announced the pardons, which include clemency for a man who served in the U.S. Navy and has worked for the state Department of Corrections for more...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The operator of a suburban St. Louis landfill that is the source of a strong odor due to an underground fire has reached a settlement in a federal lawsuits filed by nearly three dozen nearby residents. Bridgeton Landfill LLC announced the settlement Friday with...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Brandon Marshall will likely be a game-time decision for the New York Jets on Sunday at Kansas City as he continues to recover from knee and foot injuries. Marshall returned to practice Friday on a limited basis after sitting out earlier in the week...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 62-year-old suburban Kansas City woman has admitted trying to hire a hit man to kill her former son-in-law so she could spend more time with her grandchildren. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/2cJ3rGF ) reports Teresa Owen of Independence pleaded...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri man is suing after two Greene County officials told him to stop sending unwanted emails. The Springfield News-Leader ( http://sgfnow.co/2dgmSM2 ) reports that Christopher Cross alleges in his 32-page suit that the county's presiding...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwestern Missouri police officer is recovering after a colleague accidentally used a Taser on him. The Springfield News-Leader ( http://sgfnow.co/2d60ktT ) reports that officers on Thursday stopped a vehicle and the suspect resisted arrest. One...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 23, 2016--The U.S. Department of Agriculture – Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS) recently awarded the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) and its Soil Health Partnership (SHP) a $1 million Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG)...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court has issued minimum standards for municipal courts in response to accusations that courts in the St. Louis area routinely violate the rights of the poor. Some have decried the practice of holding defendants in jail who aren't able to...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police are trying to determine whether an officer posted on Facebook that the killing of an unarmed black man by a white Oklahoma police officer was a "good shoot." The Ida B. Wells Coalition Against Racism and Police Brutality in Kansas City...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jean Shepard, "the grand lady of the Grand Ole Opry" who had a long recording career as an...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An advocacy group wants state and federal authorities to investigate a possible arson at a...
The Latest on the third week of the NFL season (all times Eastern): 4:35 p.m. San Francisco 49ers players Colin...
The Latest on the third week of the NFL season (all times Eastern): 4:35 p.m. San Francisco 49ers players Colin...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they continue to question a man arrested after a shooting near Millennium Park,...
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say four people have been wounded in a shooting in Malmo, the country's third-...