Manhunt continues for man connected to several murders

(KTRS) – Police continue to search for a man connected five murders across Kansas and Missouri. Investigators want Pablo Antonio Serrano-Vitorino for questioning regarding four murders in Kansas City, Kansas. Then today, police were called to a home in New Florence, Missouri. There they found 49-year-old Randy Nordman, and believe he may be Serrano-Victorino’s fifth…

Missouri Democrats vow to continue filibuster

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Democrats are vowing to keep talking to block a vote on a proposed constitutional amendment granting greater religious protections to some business owners and individuals who object to gay marriage. Debate on the measure began around 4:20 p.m. Monday and stretched without a break into Tuesday. Some opponents vowed…

Chris Columbus, producer of “The Young Messiah” calls into The Carney Show

Chris Columbus, producer of a plethora of classic films including Home Alone, Mrs. Doubtfire and the first three Harry Potter movies, joins Carney on the phone to discuss his new project “The Young Messiah”. Based on the novel Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt by Anne Rice, “The Young Messiah” tells the story of Jesus as a seven-year old beginning…

Illinois lawmakers could increase places where concealed carry is OK

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois legislators from both parties are continuing to fine-tune the state’s concealed carry law nearly three years after it was passed. The State Journal-Register reports that legislators have proposed including public transportation, interstate highway rest areas, public parks and athletic facilities as areas in which permit holders are allowed to carry…

Illinois counties hope for disaster declaration

ALTON, Ill. (AP) – Illinois communities affected by flooding more than two months ago are still waiting to hear whether they will receive assistance from the federal government. The Alton Telegraph reports that thousands of Missouri residents who were affected by flooding gained access to federal aid after President Barack Obama declared in January that…

Donald Trump To Campaign In St. Louis On Friday

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will make a campaign stop later this week in St. Louis. The G-O-P frontrunner is scheduled to speak at the Peabody Opera House in downtown St. Louis at noon on Friday. This will be followed by another campaign event for Trump in Chicago on Friday evening. These…