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Three Men Aboard Greyhound Buses in Kansas City Indicted for Drug Trafficking

Three men traveling through Kansas City on Greyhound buses were indicted by a federal grand jury, in two separate and …Read More

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Postal Workers in Warrensburg and North Kansas City accused of stealing mail and postal funds

Two postal workers were indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday, in separate and unrelated cases, for stealing thousands of …Read More

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KCI Baggage Handler Sentenced for Child Porn After Cell Phone Found in Dallas Airport

A former Kansas City airport baggage handler whose lost cell phone was discovered at a Dallas, Texas airport – along …Read More

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Sen. McCaskill decries “fairy tale budget” and “budget gimmicks” (VIDEO)

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill is not happy with the latest efforts in Congress to approve a budget, but for reasons …Read More

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Police to limit use of tear gas as part of Ferguson lawsuit settlement

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three Missouri police agencies will restrict their use of tear gas and other chemical agents on …Read More

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Agents search neighbors’ homes for booby traps

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — Federal agents searched for hidden explosives in neighboring St. Louis homes of a man described …Read More

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Death date set for Missouri man who plotted with hit man to kill his ex-wife

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court has scheduled a May 12 execution for a former St. Louis …Read More

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Ford recalling thousands of police vehicles

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling about 213,000 police vehicles in North America to fix springs that may not …Read More

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Kansas Governor signs school funding overhaul into law

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Governor Sam Brownback has signed a $4.1 billion plan to overhaul Kansas’ school funding system. …Read More

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Kansas City man convicted of raping 70-year-old woman

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 29-year-old Kansas City man will be sentenced in May for raping a 70-year old …Read More

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Pineville Sex Offender Pleads Guilty to Producing Child Porn, Faces at Least 25 Years in Prison

A Pineville, Mo., man who is a registered sex offender pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to producing child pornography. …Read More

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Engineer proposes I-70 highway in Missouri to support vehicles with no drivers

(Missourinet) – An electrical and computer engineer from Raytown wants to rebuild Interstate 70 with so-called “smart pavement” technology to …Read More

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Two camels stolen in mid-Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Boone County authorities are looking for two stolen camels. The double-hump male camels were stolen along …Read More

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Two Brothers Charged in $1 Million Drug-Trafficking Conspiracy

Two more Kansas City, Mo., men were indicted by a federal grand jury today for their roles in a 15-member …Read More

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KC Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Sell False ID Documents to Illegal Aliens

A Kansas City, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court today for his role in a conspiracy that produced and …Read More

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Missouri audit faults attorney general on lobbyist policy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A state audit says Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster hasn’t adopted a policy to address …Read More

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Listeriosis outbreak prompts another ice cream recall

The Blue Bell Creameries have recalled another series of its ice cream products due to an ongoing outbreak of a …Read More

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Journalist arrested during Ferguson protest to face court hearing

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — One of about two dozen journalists arrested while covering the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, faces a …Read More

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Missouri Attorney General’s office audit deemed “Fair”

JEFFERSON CITY (March 24, 2015) – Missouri Deputy State Auditor Harry Otto released the audit of the Missouri Attorney General’s …Read More

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28 official state things is enough in Missouri according to one legislator

(Missourinet) – Twenty-eight is enough, at least according to one state legislator. Missouri currently has a state animal, a state …Read More

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Kan. agency sued for misrepresenting adopted boy’s mental health

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Georgia couple is suing a Kansas organization that once helped run the state’s privatized foster …Read More

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Kansas patrol chief’s appointment endorsed by Senate panel UPDATE

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback’s appointment of a veteran Kansas Highway Patrol officer as the agency’s superintendent has …Read More

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