Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 21-year-old man has been charged in a fatal stabbing outside a Kansas City apartment complex. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/1DpLrph ) reports that Ernil E. Roberts was charged Saturday with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the...
EASTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a male body was found in a river in northwest Missouri. The St. Joseph News-Press ( http://bit.ly/1HJosxm ) reports that deputies from the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department were called Saturday night to the Third Fork...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas smokers are upset about plans to sharply increase the cigarette tax to help fill a budget hole. The Wichita Eagle ( http://bit.ly/1DnrXS9 ) reports that smokers say they will take their business to Missouri or Oklahoma if the tax hike passes. Gov. Sam...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Private negotiations over Missouri's proposed $26 billion spending plan for next fiscal year are raising questions about transparency in lawmakers' decisions. The Legislature on Thursday passed next year's budget after a compromise was reached during...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis ace Adam Wainwright injured his left ankle while batting Saturday night, and the Cardinals sounded concerned about how badly he was hurt. Wainwright was put in a walking boot and manager Mike Matheny said the clubhouse was "pretty somber" after a 5-3...
HOUSTON (AP) — Benny Feilhaber scored from distance in stoppage time and Sporting Kansas City rallied to tie the Houston Dynamo 4-4 on Saturday night. Houston (2-2-4) took a 3-1 lead in the 46th minute before Sporting KC (2-2-4) scored three goals in the final 21 minutes...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright hurt his left ankle while stumbling out of the batter's box and left Saturday night's game against Milwaukee in the fifth inning. The Cardinals didn't detail the severity of Wainwright's injury. They said he will be re-...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is out of the lineup for Saturday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, a day after being struck on the right knee guard by a foul tip. Manager Mike Matheny says there would be no roster move, and Tony Cruz will...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A University of Missouri-Columbia photojournalism student has recreated a well-known series of photos from 1949. Student Jillian Vondy was inspired by the original Missouri Photo Workshop and spent a semester reshooting the images that were part of it. The...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has broadened the scope of records it seeks under a section of the Patriot Act that...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner homered off Clayton Kershaw and once again outpitched the reigning NL MVP...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner homered off Clayton Kershaw and once again outpitched the reigning NL MVP...
BOSTON (AP) — The group leading the bid to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston shook up its management Thursday,...
BOSTON (AP) — The group leading the bid to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston shook up its management Thursday,...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is doubling down on his promises of pre-emptive strikes to...