Missouri

VERNON, Texas (AP) — A billionaire sports mogul has purchased a Texas mega-ranch that has been operated by one family for nearly a century. The heirs of cattle baron W.T. Waggoner said Tuesday that a judge permitted the sale to Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke for an...
Monsanto will pay an $80 million penalty and several executives will pay smaller amounts to settle federal allegations that the agribusiness giant misstated its earnings by not properly disclosing the costs of a rebate program for its Roundup weed-killer. Regulators say Monsanto...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court says a recent amendment to the state constitution doesn't mean some felons now can carry guns. The Tuesday ruling by the Supreme Court applies to a 2014 amendment making the right to bear arms "unalienable." The amendment...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The career of Missouri's longest-serving sheriff has come to an abrupt end after he pleaded guilty to stealing reimbursement checks for his own use. Wallace Newman George Jr. served as Saline County sheriff for 36 years before being required to step down...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A drug that treats heroin overdoses could become easier to acquire in Missouri under legislation in the House. The House gave initial approval Tuesday to a bill that allows pharmacists to sell naloxone (nah-LOX'-ohn), a drug that temporarily...
VERNON, Texas (AP) — A billionaire NFL owner has purchased a Texas mega-ranch that has been operated by one family for nearly a century. The heirs of cattle baron W.T. Waggoner said Tuesday that a judge permitted the sale to Rams owner Stan Kroenke for an undisclosed sum. The...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The career of Missouri's longest-serving sheriff has come to an abrupt end after he pleaded guilty to stealing reimbursement checks for his own use. Wallace Newman George Jr. served as Saline County sheriff for 36 years before being required to step down...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A suspect in a woman's southwest Missouri death has been taken into custody at a grocery store 14 miles away. The Springfield News-Leader ( http://sgfnow.co/1Rm8qhb ) reports that Greene County deputies were called Monday afternoon to a home in Fair Grove...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Legislation requiring a private company to scrutinize Missouri's welfare rolls has won initial approval in the House. Under the bill endorsed Tuesday, the state would hire a company to check people's eligibility for programs such as food stamps. The...
NEW YORK (AP) — The volume high and anticipation higher, Kanye West spent more than an hour Thursday at Madison...
IRONTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old Missouri boy who was found dead hours after he was reported...
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — The head of Northern Illinois University says the school won't layoff anyone for now despite...
TORONTO (AP) — Of all the goodies Kobe Bryant collects in his farewell season, one this weekend might be...
TORONTO (AP) — Of all the goodies Kobe Bryant collects in his farewell season, one this weekend might be...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two top Indiana Republicans said Thursday they were surprised U.S. Senate candidate Todd Young...