Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 15-year-old boy from St. Louis faces charges in connection with the November fatal shooting of a 16-year-old. Court records say the juvenile suspect told police he fatally shot Zachary Al-Hamid before taking his car and cellphone. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch...
CRESTWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Redevelopment plans have been released for Crestwood Mall in southwest St. Louis County as part of an effort to give new life to what was once one of the region's busiest shopping areas. Chicago-based developer UrbanStreet Group LLC on Wednesday detailed...
EAGLEVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A northwest Missouri nature preserve has added another 39 greater prairie chickens to its flock. Last week's release brings the number of birds relocated to the Dunn Ranch Prairie to 79. The 3,200-acre Nature Conservancy property is located about 90...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 28-year-old Kansas City man has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison without parole for producing child pornography. U.S. Attorney Tammy Dickinson says Donald T. Paris Jr. was convicted in March 2014 of producing child porn, receiving child porn...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Catholic leaders say the increase in executions in Missouri is a "grave concern." The Catholic Bishops of Missouri called for steps to be taken to end the death penalty in a letter sent Wednesday to Gov. Jay Nixon, Attorney General Chris Koster,...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska hospitals and ambulance services will receive a life-saving tool as part of a nearly $6 million grant. Approximately 360 ambulance services and 80 hospitals will receive the Physio-Control LUCAS 2 chest compression system, a medical device that...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lance Lynn extended his April success with five solid innings and Matt Holliday had a two-run single in the first inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night. Lynn (1-1) allowed one run and six hits. He...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri political consultant says he personally paid for a radio attack ad on the late state Auditor Tom Schweich during Schweich's bid for governor. Jeff Roe, the founder of a Kansas City political consulting firm, said in a statement Tuesday he...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Finance reports show Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster has more than $3 million on hand to spend for his campaign for Missouri governor in 2016. Records filed Wednesday show that's more than twice the amount of former House Speaker and U.S...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Eddie Lack made 22 saves and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Calgary Flames...
ATLANTA (AP) — Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards...
ATLANTA (AP) — Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Craig Smith scored the first two playoff goals of his career and added an assist, and the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Craig Smith scored the first two playoff goals of his career and added an assist, and the...
SEATTLE (AP) — A 1-year-old girl was shot in the head and critically wounded as she sat in a car with her parents...