Marc LaVoie
July 17, 2018 - 5:41 am
Clayton, Missouri Police issued an apology after its officers falsely accused ten Washington University students, all black, of not paying for their meals at an IHOP restaurant last month. Chief Kevin Murphy said he does not believe it was a case of racial profiling, but he said officials are still...
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June 20, 2018 - 3:14 pm
Recycling can be an intimidating task, especially when it is tempting to simply throw used items in the trash bin. Knowing what can be recycled, and what can't, is a great way to start. Paper & Cardboard Flyers, magazines, junkmail, paper, and cardboard. Avoid waxy paper (milk or juice cartons...
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KMBC / AP Photo/David Lieb
KMBZ News Staff
June 18, 2018 - 2:33 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri Gov. Mike Parson appointed state Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe to be the new lieutenant governor on Monday, despite some legal uncertainty about whether he has the authority to fill the position. Missouri's constitution isn't clear on whether a governor has...
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Dan Weinbaum
June 06, 2018 - 6:36 am
Kansas City, MO - Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway says the state's Department of Social Services is not doing enough to prevent fraud and abuse in the SNAP program, which provides food assistance for the needy. At a news conference, Galloway said her office took lists of deaths and people behind...
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Governor Eric Greitens in his office announces his resignation on May 29th
May 30, 2018 - 12:13 pm
The prosecutor's office in St. Louis will drop a felony charge of computer data tampering against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, now that the Republican governor has announced his resignation. St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner announced the decision Wednesday, a day after Greitens' surprise...
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Governor Eric Greitens
KMBZ News Staff
May 25, 2018 - 4:19 pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Missouri lawmakers have subpoenaed Gov. Eric Greitens to testify before a special panel considering whether to try to impeach and remove him from office. The chairman of the House investigatory panel announced Friday that it has subpoenaed Greitens to appear before the...
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Bill Grady
May 18, 2018 - 7:18 am
A measure that could help first responders get counseling services is on its way to the Missouri governor's desk. Missouri has been the only state in the union that does not provide peer counseling for first responders, said Brad Lemon, head of Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 99 in Kansas City...
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Jim Cunningham
May 15, 2018 - 6:25 am
Mowing crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation will begin to mow and treat about 400,000 acres of grass and weeds along the state's major and minor highways and interstates. The mowing takes place each year in mid-May, mid-July and mid-September. Drivers should be aware of MoDOT work...
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May 07, 2018 - 12:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis judge has ruled that the woman involved in an extramarital affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be allowed to testify at his felony invasion of privacy trial next week. Circuit Judge Rex Burlison on Monday rejected claims from Greitens' attorneys that the woman'...
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May 03, 2018 - 7:09 am
By Rebecca Crockett, KMBZ Reporter The daughters of an artist want to renovate "Maxie," a 40-foot-tall sculpture of a Giant Canada Goose in Sumner, Missouri. Sumner is a small town about 112 miles northeast of Kansas City, near Chillicothe, and is known as the Wild Goose Capital of the World. More...
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