missouri

Jim Cunningham
August 09, 2017 - 11:18 am
The body of Clinton Police Officer Gary Michael was returned home Wednesday morning from Kansas City. Officers from more than 60 Missouri and Kansas law enforcement agencies escorted the remains from the Jackson County medical examiner's office after his organs were donated. Officer Michael was...
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Marc LaVoie
August 08, 2017 - 7:36 am
Authorities say a man charged with killing a Clinton, Missouri, police officer during a traffic stop has been arrested. Missouri State Highway Patrol dispatchers say 39-year-old Ian McCarthy of Clinton was taken into custody Tuesday night in Henry County. McCarthy is charged with first-degree...
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Marc LaVoie
August 03, 2017 - 7:35 am
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is taking a first step toward entering the race for U.S. Senate. A Hawley spokesman confirms the Republican will launch an exploratory committee this week. The move will allow Hawley to begin raising funds for a campaign. Donors and powerful Republicans see...
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Bill Grady
July 26, 2017 - 5:58 am
Missouri's secretary of state is spreading the word about the state's new photo ID law. Sixty-three percent of Missouri voters approved the state constitutional amendment that requires photo IDs at the polls. Provisions in the law allow voting for people who have only a utility bill, a paycheck or...
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Bill Grady
July 25, 2017 - 6:31 am
Parkville, MO - A major scientific find at Park University serves as a reminder that much of the Kansas City Northland was a swamp millions of years ago. An amateur paleontologist found a fossil of a 300,000,000-year-old plant on the edge of the woods, adjacent to the school's main campus. The...
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July 19, 2017 - 4:45 pm
A bizarre series of events ended with the capture of a man wanted for fradulent activity in Northmoor, a tiny city in the Kansas City Northland. According to the Platte County Prosecutor: On Monday, July 17, Jeffery Brown, 23, of Independence, was being detained by Northmoor's police chief at a...
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July 12, 2017 - 12:17 pm
Backpage.com has filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block an investigation by Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley who says the classifieds website promotes human trafficking via adult-oriented ads. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the company's lawsuit claims that Hawley's investigation...
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July 11, 2017 - 11:36 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The federal government has given Missouri more time to comply with stricter identification requirements for airports and military bases. U.S. Sens. Roy Blunt and Claire McCaskill on Tuesday praised the extension granted for the federal Real ID Act. Compliance with the...
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July 10, 2017 - 9:47 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A Missouri couple has been charged after the man admitted he uses a stun gun to discipline his wife's three toddlers. According to a probable cause statement, 21-year-old Shelby Crabtree of Springfield told a baby sitter she didn't report 22-year-old Gale Epple's actions to...
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Bill Grady
July 06, 2017 - 7:17 am
Gov. Eric Greitens signed Missouri Senate Bill 16 saying it can save the state's taxpayers money. In less than two months, there will be no more provision to charge sales taxes on delivery charges. Lee's Summit Republican Will Kraus was point person on the bill. Last summer the Missouri Department...
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