Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Former Missouri Gov. Bob Holden is the newest member of the executive committee for the state NAACP. The appointment was announced Thursday. Holden will be among 18 recently appointed executive committee members from across Missouri. Missouri NAACP president...
BETHANY, Mo. (AP) — An Amish minister from Kentucky is considering a plea deal offer in his wife's death nine years ago in Missouri. The St. Joseph News-Press ( http://bit.ly/1S2UJ7D ) reports that a judge has given 39-year-old Samuel Borntreger two weeks to consider the deal...
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Investigators are asking the public for help investigating an arson fire at a Sedalia home where a body was found. The Sedalia Democrat ( http://bit.ly/1SvoRZR ) reports that 53-year-old Daniel Smith was found inside the home after the fire was extinguished...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Agents with the Missouri Department of Conservation are investigating the shooting deaths of two bald eagles over the span of less than a week. Both eagles were found dead in southeast Missouri late last month. Conservation agents say both were likely less than...
UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Delmar Loop in suburban St. Louis is getting another new attraction, with plans for a concert venue expected to open this fall. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/23KZcQs ) reports that Patrick Hagin and Joe Edwards are developing Delmar...
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Two men have been charged in the shooting death of a Sedalia teenager during a drug deal. The Sedalia Democrat ( http://bit.ly/1K0oiEB ) reports that 35-year-old Brian J. Young was charged Wednesday and 21-year-old Kenneth S. McGee on Tuesday with second-...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two Kansas City men have been charged with fatally shooting two men and wounding a third. Twenty-one-year-old Jimmie Verge was charged Wednesday and 20-year-old Anthony Murphy last week with two counts of second-degree murder in the shootings of Fanandous...
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — A Missouri man accused of pointing a loaded rifle at a sheriff's deputy during a car chase in North Dakota will serve about four months in prison. Thirty-five-year-old Brandon Bradford, of Archie, Missouri, reached a deal with prosecutors and pleaded guilty to...
FESTUS, Mo. (AP) — An eastern Missouri man is accused of stealing three trucks and crashing all of them after taking 90 doses of an anti-anxiety drug. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/1o9ojMt ) reports that John Cullen of Cuba, Missouri, faces several charges...
DENVER (AP) — Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler was wheeled off the court late in the second quarter Friday night...
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend Charles Schulz borrowed his...
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend Charles Schulz borrowed his...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City fire chaplain who responded to a crane collapse in Manhattan found herself helping...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on six people found dead in a house on Chicago's South Side (all times local): 9:15 p.m...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Shatori Walker-Kimbrough put her name in the Maryland record book with a prolific...