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Former Missouri Coach Manages Alzheimer’s With Wife’s Help

Former Missouri Coach Manages Alzheimer’s With Wife’s Help

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The wife of a former University of Missouri football coach is helping her husband remember the details of his seven seasons with the team after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Warren Powers, 77, learned of his diagnosis five years ago, the Columbia Missourian reported . Warren Powers still remembers the…

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St. Louis To Be Site Of Election Security Summit

St. Louis To Be Site Of Election Security Summit

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A national gathering in St. Louis in September will focus on election security. Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft announced this week that the National Election Security Summit will be Sept. 10-11. Participants will include national, state and local election authorities, who will be joined by officials from the U.S. Department…

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NATIONAL NEWS

DOJ Gives Congress New Classified Documents On Russia Probe

DOJ Gives Congress New Classified Documents On Russia Probe

By MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them. A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan said Saturday that the department has…

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US House Candidate Who Beat Sanford Seriously Hurt In Wreck

US House Candidate Who Beat Sanford Seriously Hurt In Wreck

By MEG KINNARD , Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid has been seriously injured in a car wreck and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures, according to her spokesman. State Rep. Katie Arrington has undergone surgery for her injuries…

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SPORTS NEWS

Flaherty Loses No-Hit Bid, Cards Lose Game in Milwaukee

Flaherty Loses No-Hit Bid, Cards Lose Game in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Neither Jesus Aguilar nor Bud Norris wanted to let their team down. Aguilar succeeded twice. Aguilar homered to break up rookie Jack Flaherty’s no-hit bid in the seventh inning, then homered again in the ninth to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Friday night. Both teams got…

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Nuggets Select Porter Jr. in NBA Draft

Nuggets Select Porter Jr. in NBA Draft

NEW YORK (AP) — The first time Michael Porter Jr. actually talked to anyone from the Denver Nuggets was Thursday at the NBA draft. He didn’t think there was any need, and neither did the Nuggets. The fact that he was available at No. 14 surprised both parties, regardless of Porter’s well-documented back and recent…

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