Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers took steps this year to address the growing number of drug overdoses, but health care advocates say more work remains. The Legislature has voted to make it easier to get medicine that counteracts opiate overdoses. But lawmakers did...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have activated right-hander Chris Young from the disabled list before Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox. Young, who had been out since May 9 with a right forearm strain, was placed in the bullpen after beginning the...
BUTLER, Mo. (AP) — A western Missouri community is grieving after the death of a spunky 12-year-old who was killed in a freak rodeo accident during a charity event. Kalee Chandler had just finished her barrel-racing run last Saturday when her horse appeared to have a heart...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The fate of an iconic Missouri arena might depend on the memories of a generation of Midwesterners who once flocked there for concerts and sports events. A proposal by Kansas City-based Foutch Brothers to transform Kemper Arena into a mecca of amateur...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City woman who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of her 2-year-old daughter has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/1NTq3VU ) reports that 37-year-old Marie Chishahayo was sentenced Friday...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Hosmer had three hits, including a home run, and drove in four runs as the Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Friday night. Hosmer, who hit .120 (3 for 25) on the just concluded six-game trip, laced a two-run single...
CASSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Missouri say an 8-year-old boy has drowned in a creek. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Haiden Harrison of Cassville was swimming about 1 p.m. Friday in Flat Creek in Barry County when he disappeared under water. Rescuers...
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Kyle Simonds pitched another strong game against Vanderbilt and Texas A&M scored seven runs in the first inning of a 13-3 win Friday, advancing in the Southeastern Conference tournament. The game ended on the 10-run rule in the seventh inning when the...
LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — Arch Coal is giving up its stake in a joint venture to build a coal export port near Longview, Washington. Lighthouse Resources Inc. said Thursday it is acquiring Arch's 38 percent interest in Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview, giving it full ownership of...
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban wants a college football commissioner. Speaking at the Southeastern...
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban wants a college football commissioner. Speaking at the Southeastern...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated Alex Guerrero for assignment, essentially giving up on a...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated Alex Guerrero for assignment, essentially giving up on a...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated Alex Guerrero for assignment, essentially giving up on a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal prosecutors have filed a lawsuit to seize payments on life insurance policies taken out...