Missouri

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A 28-year-old Springfield man has been sentenced to two life terms for fatally stabbing a rural southwest Missouri couple four years ago. The Springfield News-Leader ( http://j.mp/24cHEzq ) reports Jose Huckleberry was convicted earlier of two counts of...
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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former Pine Lawn police lieutenant convicted of federal charges earlier this year has been placed under house arrest after violating his bail conditions. Steven Blakeney was found guilty in January of federal charges for conspiring with others to falsely...
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals selected Evan Boehm in the fourth round of the NFL draft, and the center from Missouri should push for a starting job right away. Boehm, son of a high school coach, was the 30th player chosen in the fourth round on Saturday and the 128th...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — There are two weeks left for the Missouri Legislature to pass bills, and some Democrats are frustrated another year has passed without major changes to the state's law enforcement policies. Lawmakers are trying to bring the state's laws into line with...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stephen Strasburg struck out nine including seven of eight in one stretch and the Washington Nationals got home runs from Michael Taylor and Danny Espinosa in a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals Friday night. Espinosa's first of the season was a two-run...
SEATTLE (AP) — Felix Hernandez tied Jamie Moyer's franchise record for career victories at 145 in the Seattle Mariners' 1-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Seth Smith provided the only run — and the only hit — for the Mariners, leading off the sixth inning...
BALLWIN, Mo. (AP) — Republicans are choosing 40 of the 57 Missouri delegates to their national convention and many may not be supporters of Donald Trump even though the businessman won the state's March primary. Trump won 37 of Missouri's 52 delegates and they must vote for him...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are close to having a final plan for closing projected shortfalls of more than $290 million in the current and next state budgets. Three senators and three House members negotiated Friday over budget issues and planned to resume talks...
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A man who worked at a residential facility for troubled children in northern Illinois has...
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's top court dealt a blow to the tobacco industry Wednesday by approving...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has been tabbed as the keynote speaker for the...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Police are treating the assault of a black University of Iowa freshman as a possible hate...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches...