Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Kansas City are investigating the hit-and-run death of the sister of former NBA player Manute Bol. The Kansas City Star reports ( http://j.mp/2aaKyfy ) that Achiul Bol, a 24-year-old mother of three, was walking along Interstate 35 when a...
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs placed running back Jamaal Charles on the physically unable to perform list Wednesday, though coach Andy Reid said it should not be considered a setback in his return from a knee injury. Charles tore the ACL in his right knee in Week 5 last...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A nonprofit legal group has taken the case of a man convicted in the death of a Columbia sports editor. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports ( http://j.mp/2aaub2J ) the Midwest Innocence Project has taken the case of Charles Erickson, who's serving a 25-year...
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2016--CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CORR, CORRPrA) ("CorEnergy" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors declared a second quarter 2016 dividend of $0.75 per share (or $3.00 per share annualized) for...
HARTVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A county tax collector in southern Missouri has resigned after pleading guilty to forgery. KOLR reports ( http://j.mp/2aamWaO ) Cynthia Cottengim resigned Tuesday as Wright County's revenue collector after pleading guilty to forgery. She was placed on...
BLACKBURN, Mo. (AP) — Blackburn residents say they're frustrated with a company that won't maintain the pond it built next to its railroad tracks in the town. Kansas City Southern tells The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/2aKLneO ) that it no longer needs a reserve of water...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A state appeals court has rejected a lawsuit challenging how Missouri obtains the lethal drug used in executions. The Western District of the Missouri Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld a lower court's decision to dismiss the case. The suit claims the state...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A judge has thrown out the murder conviction against a man who was found guilty in the 2014 killing of a southwest Missouri sheriff's deputy. A Greene County judge overturned the second-degree murder and hindering prosecution convictions against 30-year-...
FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. (AP) — A three-block area of the eastern Missouri town of Fredericktown has been evacuated due to a bomb threat. Police say a woman called before 7 p.m. Tuesday to say her son broke into the home with jugs of gasoline and dumped one on the floor. Police...
CHICAGO (AP) — Insurance companies in Illinois have to provide coverage for nearly all contraceptives under a plan...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a judge's ruling on Kansas' two-tiered voting system (all times local): 5:35 p.m...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas fined Blue Bell Creameries for a listeria contamination last year linked to the deaths...
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — When a judge advised a North Carolina man that he was a fugitive wanted in the killing of...
ATLANTA (AP) — The images offer a sharp contrast: In some places, police in SWAT gear wield batons or carry long...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill that will require labeling of genetically...