Posts Tagged: missouri


Appeals court upholds death penalty for Missouri murderer

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A federal appeals court has upheld the death sentence for a man convicted of raping and killing a 15-year-old Kansas City girl ...

Small Short Term Gas Tax Increase Would Benefit Region


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Jury convicts man in fatal shooting of son

BLOOMFIELD, Mo. (AP) – A southwest Missouri man has been convicted of manslaughter in the death of his son while high on synthetic drugs. The Da...

Missouri soldier killed in 1970 buried after memorial

CENTRALIA, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri soldier has been buried more than four decades after he died in an Army helicopter crash. The Columbia Missouri...

Activists sue for investigation into Prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s actions in Wilson case

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri judge is giving strong indications he may toss a lawsuit by activists seeking an independent investigation of a p...

Kinloch mayor wins election, served with impeachment papers within weeks

KINLOCH, Mo. (AP) – Incoming Kinloch Mayor Betty McCray arrived at City Hall Thursday only to have the city attorney attempt to serve her with i...

Missouri Legislature passes $26 billion spending plan

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri Legislature has passed a $26 billion spending plan for next fiscal year. The budget approved Thursday wi...

Missouri Legislature passes cuts to social services funding

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri Legislature has approved more than $46 million in spending cuts for social services programs next fiscal...

Missouri lawmakers give early approval to ride-sharing regulations

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – An effort by Missouri lawmakers to create statewide regulations for ride-hailing companies including Uber and Lyft ha...