Missouri

January 27, 2019 - 7:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Some Missouri lawmakers are pushing legislation that could end a long-running economic border war between their state and Kansas that has prompted both states to spend millions of dollars in the last decade to lure businesses in the Kansas City metropolitan region across the...
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St. Louis Police Department via AP
January 25, 2019 - 9:59 pm
A St. Louis police officer was charged Friday with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of aanother officer during what was described as a deadly game with a revolver. Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner announced the charge against Nathaniel Hendren, 29, in the death of Katlyn Alix, 24, as they...
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January 25, 2019 - 7:28 pm
A Missouri woman who was raped in front of her daughter, 2, several months before prosecutors say her assailants abducted and sexually assaulted a Kansas sheriff's deputy is accusing police of mishandling her case. The Independence, Missouri, woman said Thursday that officers who investigated her...
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January 25, 2019 - 4:51 pm
DENVER (AP) — A former hippie who left a homemade bomb outside the police station of a Colorado mountain town was sentenced to 27 years in prison on Friday after a judge found it was an act of terrorism intended to avenge the killing of a friend by the town marshal in 1971 even though it never...
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January 24, 2019 - 7:50 pm
A man who raped a Kansas sheriff's deputy has pleaded guilty to a second rape in Missouri. William Luth, 41, pleaded guilty Thursday and was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the attack on an Independence, Missouri, woman in February 2016. The sentence will run concurrently with a forty one year...
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January 22, 2019 - 7:15 pm
A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing two minors while he was stationed at Fort Leonard Wood. Craig Ralston, 40, was sentenced Tuesday for sex crimes involving the girl, 5, in 2003 and an 18-year-old in 2008. The Springfield News-Leader reports he met both victims...
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January 21, 2019 - 6:59 pm
A University of Missouri researcher is teaming up with scholars in Kansas and Georgia to develop drone technology to monitor and potentially predict the spread of wildfires. The Columbia Missourian reports that the $1.2 million research project that began last month aims to use unmanned aerial...
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January 20, 2019 - 10:35 am
A University of Missouri researcher is teaming up with scholars in Kansas and Georgia to develop drone technology to monitor and potentially predict the spread of wildfires. The Columbia Missourian reports that the $1.2 million research project that began last month aims to use unmanned aerial...
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January 15, 2019 - 6:36 pm
Utility officials say it may take until Thursday to finish restoring power in the Kansas City area after last week's winter blast and forecasts for more bad weather won't help. The Kansas City Star reports that about 175,000 Kansas City Power & Light customers were without electricity at some...
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Dreamstime
January 06, 2019 - 8:46 pm
A new exhibit at a Kansas City museum documents the destruction during World War I captured in a series of jarring and sometimes unidentifiable photographs and illustrations. The National World War I Museum and Memorial opened the exhibit called "Devastated Lands" last month, the Kansas City Star...
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