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The other day, University of Missouri System President Mun Choi told the Columbia Chamber of Commerce the university would have to reallocate resources to meet current budget challenges, meaning some programs will have to be eliminated.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri will lead a congressional probe of the opioid industry after executives from one of the nation's largest opioid manufacturers were charged in a federal racketeering case.
Kansas City, MO. (AP) _ A 26-year-old man jailed on $200,000 bond after being accused of drunkenly causing a Kansas City-area wreck that injured a pregnant teenager and caused her unborn baby to die. Jackson County prosecutors have charged ...
The Bureau of Economic Analysis released its 2016 state income data on Tuesday. Which left me wondering: How did Kansas and Missouri stack up? On per capita personal income, Kansas and Missouri both fall short of the national average of $49,571.
Officials Probe Cause of Kansas City Apartment Building Fire. Fire investigators in Kansas City, Missouri, are trying to pinpoint what sparked a three-alarm blaze that damaged an apartment building, destroying four of the units.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Missouri House took a key first step Tuesday toward repealing the state's "prevailing wage" requirement for public construction projects, the latest in a series of moves by Republican-controlled states to limit union ...
Here is what it took for common sense about prescription drug addiction to gain traction in Jefferson City: more than five years of legislative wrangling, embarrassing national press painting Missouri as backwards and federal maneuvers allowing ...
Tucked away in nondescript office building in Kansas City, Missouri is one of the oldest corporate art collections in the US.
Missouri woman kicked off Tinder after men send her $5 apiece to 'see what happens'. A Missouri Western student was able ... A Missouri Western student was recently banned from Tinder after she entreated men to send her money. Maggie Archer, 20, used ...
As Missouri lawmakers debate legislation that could expand the existence of charter schools across the state, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released rankings on the strength of charter school laws.
Nothing Suspicious Found at Evacuated Missouri high school. Authorities have found nothing suspicious after searching a Kansas City-area high school where threats forced evacuations. | March 27, 2017, at 3:30 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon ...
City Council will hold a special meeting Monday at 5:30 to discuss the city's citizen's Ethics Task Force' first set of recommendations, which were submitted Feb. 17.
Healthy Nevada also marks Cerner's first population health program to encompass an entire city. The conversation, Ast said, started during a Healthy Nevada board meeting when the CEO of Heartland Behavioral Health suggested joining St. Louis County's ...
The head of the Springfield police union says the city and Mayor Bob Stephens are under investigation by the Missouri Ethics Commission for allegations of misusing taxpayer funded resources. The ethics commission investigates all complaints that fall ...
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has relied primarily on facebook to spread his message and curate his image, a strategy that grants him greater control and allows him to avoid answering tough questions.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A major development out of Hannibal could be a significant victory for the Clean Line movement in Missouri. The City of Hannibal voted to get a fifth of their electricity from the project if it gets approved by the Missouri Public ...
"I think this board wholeheartedly agrees with you that school funding is something that should be addressed," FBISD Board of Trustees President Kristin Tassin said to Missouri city Mayor Allen Owen. "It's probably one of the most pressing issues and ...
Chris Summers says, "The SEC is probably one of the toughest conferences in the country for Division I for gymnastics. And to have two Athletes, Wynter at Alabama and now Chelsey at Missouri, is really a plus for this state. One of the things that it ...
Editor's note: The following story has been edited to correct the legal status of a discrimination complaint filed by a former employee.
The city of Nevada and Vernon County have authorized participation in a prescription drug monitoring program, joining a network of other Missouri cities and ...
The results are in and the National Council for Home Safety and Security has listed the top 5 safest cities in Missouri on their website. Coming in at number four was Savannah, which only had three violent crimes and 42 property crimes, according to ...
The council cited the city's parks and schools as a good place for families. You can see the full list of safest cities in Missouri here. On the Illinois side, Waterloo came in first. The council sang the praises of this Monroe County city, citing its ...
(Jill Toyoshiba/The Kansas City Star via AP) The Associated Press. Kansas City, MO. (AP) - A 3-year-old girl and her twin brother died in a "tragic accident" in a Missouri pond after they apparently wandered from home as their father slept ...
... in the vehicle sustained minor injuries. ___. Information from: The Kansas City Star, copyright 2017 The Associated Press.
Missouri's Department of Social Services already has a five-prescription limit in administrative regulations, but Kamile Johnson, the director of pharmacy at the KC Care Clinic, said it's not really enforced.
As the session reached its midpoint last week, and lawmakers returned to their districts for spring break, the GOP has flexed its supermajorities in the Missouri House and Senate to push through a litany of bills on that agenda that had languished for ...
ST. JAMES, MO (KTVI) - police in a couple Missouri towns are on the lookout for counterfeiters. In this particular case, the phony money apparently has ties to ...
St. Louis, MO (KTVI) - The National Council for Home Safety and Security has named the top 50 safest cities in Missouri. The ranking is made from the most ...
The Missouri Republican Party has hired a Louisiana political operative to serve as its new executive director. The party announced Monday ... Kansas City attorney Todd Graves took over as state party chairman in January. The party's former chairman ...
Let's take a look at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. UMKC scores as often as Wyoming does, 77.4 ppg to 77.9.
Both cities, Fort Bend ISD and the county will hold gatherings this week to give status updates and share agenda items. See what's on the ... Fort Bend ISD trustees will hold a special joint meeting with Missouri city City Council to discuss each ...
Missouri city, Texas - An investigation is underway to figure out whether the driver who hit a car full of young women was drunk.
C. S. Lewis tells the story of a man who takes his dog for a walk. As they approach a light pole, the dog goes to one side and the owner to the other.
The funding raised includes a $7 million boost from the city of Kansas City, which provided the final piece of funding needed to pursue state matching funds.
It was likely done in good fun. Still, this zinger hurts for Missouri. Everyone knows Tigers basketball wasn't in a good place this season.
A woman has not been executed in Missouri since 1953, but that was a federal case. Bonnie Heady was sent to the gas chamber with lover Carl Hall for the kidnapping and murder of a 6-year-old boy in Kansas City. Hupp, 58, has pleaded not guilty to ...
Kansas City, MO. (AP) - Kansas City police are investigating after a city water department truck struck and killed a man in a wheelchair.
"We just need a bigger presence in the community and saw an opportunity to get on the other side of the state line," Maddox said.
Houston - Paramedics were called to southwest Houston near Missouri city where a cyclist was struck by a car overnight. The driver of a Cadillac struck a man on a bike along Independence Parkway at Hollyridge.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is defending itself at a trial against more than 300 farmers and other landowners. Those landowners say the agency's management of the Missouri river has contributed to major flooding in five states, most notably in ...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Missouri Senate has passed a bill that would establish a new standard for vetting expert witnesses in jury trials.
Before work can begin at the site, the city of Washington has to complete a series of tasks, one of which is the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) application.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is defending itself at a trial against more than 300 farmers and other landowners. Those landowners say the agency's management of the Missouri river has contributed to major flooding in five states, most notably in ...
Legislation authorizing $48 million in state bonds to help pay for the University of Missouri-Kansas City's downtown arts campus won overwhelming approval Tuesday in the Missouri House. The House voted 117-39 in favor of the bill sponsored by ...
Jahbari Morris, a Taco Bell employee, repeats a chant during a minimum wage demonstration in the parking lot of a McDonald's in the 1400 block of Hampton Avenue in St. Louis on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.
Two men arrested at a federal wildlife refuge in Howard County, MO., pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court. Authorities said the operation was found on federal ...
Some things should be simple. However, a few obstructionists in Missouri's Senate make issues more complex than needed.
Kansas City, MO. -- Cops across Missouri are going to be cracking down on teenage drivers who aren't wearing their seat belts starting Thursday.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is defending itself at trial against more than 300 farmers and other landowners who say the agency's management of the Missouri river has contributed to major flooding in five states, most notably 2011 flooding that ...





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