Missouri

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports
October 03, 2018 - 7:57 pm
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is asking Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri to remove his name and praise for her from a new campaign ad. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Roberts wants McCaskill to remove from the ad his quote from 2017 describing her as a senator he seeks out to get things done on...
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October 01, 2018 - 6:11 pm
Authorities say the killings of two brothers and another man in front of a suburban Kansas City home was a double homicide and a suicide. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Dale Villines, 59, Christopher Bogert, 57, and Mark Bogert, 54, died Sunday night in Raytown, where they all lived. They...
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September 29, 2018 - 10:29 am
Missouri Democratic Congressman Emanuel Cleaver on fallout from confirmation fight over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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September 27, 2018 - 8:16 pm
An Independence man was sentenced to eight years in prison without parole for his role in a kidnapping conspiracy. Justin Watson, 23, was sentenced Thursday for conspiracy to commit kidnapping and brandishing a firearm during a violent crime. Watson admitted that he and his co-conspirators...
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September 25, 2018 - 6:14 pm
Two Kansas men have reached plea deals in a deadly southwest Missouri robbery. Brock Robinson, 21, and Azaiah Forester, 20, agreed to testify against a third man, Erik Jones, as part of the murder plea. The plea deal says Taven Williams was killed in January 2017 when he attempted to stop the three...
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September 21, 2018 - 8:46 pm
President Donald Trump issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI on Friday, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench" following reports that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly recording the president. Trump, speaking at a rally in...
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Tina Hunter, center, wipes her eyes as she watches from the gallery during Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke's trial for the shooting death of her son Laquan McDonald, at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(Antonio Perez/ Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
September 21, 2018 - 2:27 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — In front of jurors in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager, race is hardly mentioned at all. Just once, during opening statements, have prosecutors even brought up the fact that 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was black,...
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September 12, 2018 - 6:16 pm
A Missouri boy, 10, is recovering after he was attacked by insects and tumbled from a tree, landing on a meat skewer that penetrated his skull from his face to the back of his head. Doctors called Xavier Cunningham's survival "miraculous." Medical News Network via AP Xavier's harrowing experience...
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Brandt Jean, center left, brother of shooting victim Botham Jean, hugs his sister Allisa Charles-Findley, during a news conference outside the Frank Crowley Courts Building on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in Dallas, about the shooting of Botham Jean by Dallas police officer Amber Guyger on Thursday. He was joined by his mother, Allison Jean, second from left, and attorney Benjamin Crump, second from right, as attorney Lee Merritt, right, speaks to the media. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
September 10, 2018 - 7:39 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The case against a white Dallas police officer who shot and killed a black neighbor will be presented to a grand jury, which could decide on more serious charges than manslaughter, the district attorney said Monday as an affidavit provided a fuller description of the officer's account...
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This Sept. 21, 2017, photo provided by Harding University in Search, Ark., shows Botham Jean leading worship at a university presidential reception in Dallas. Authorities said Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, that a Dallas police officer returning home from work shot and killed Jean, a neighbor, after she said she mistook his apartment for her own. The officer called dispatch to report that she had shot the man Thursday night, police said. (Jeff Montgomery/Harding University via AP)
September 09, 2018 - 8:14 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer was arrested Sunday on a manslaughter warrant in the shooting of a black man at his home, Texas authorities said. The Texas Department of Public Safety said in a news release that Officer Amber Guyger was booked into the Kaufman County Jail and that the...
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