Mizzou wants to revive Journalism Drones

COLUMBIA (AP) – The University of Missouri journalism school has modified its classroom use of aerial drones as a legal …Read More

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Moving day for animals at Pittsburg State

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Organizing a move is always stressful but imagine if it involved relocating dozens of animals of …Read More

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Kansas man lost in WWII finally laid to rest

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka man whose plane went down during World War II has finally been laid to …Read More

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Death Penalty Sought in Mo. Antifreeze Deaths

SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Greene County prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against a Springfield woman accused of killing …Read More

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3M Plans $18.7 Million Mo. Expansion

NEVADA (AP) – The 3M Co. is planning an $18.7 million expansion at its plant in Nevada. Plant manager Todd …Read More

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County OKs food stamp program for farmers’ market

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The Douglas County Commission and the city of Lawrence are supporting a pilot project to allow …Read More

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Man wounded in Mo. shooting charged with murder

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A man wounded in a shooting in Columbia has been charged with second-degree murder. Boone County …Read More

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FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet …Read More

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Recycling plant fire burns nearly 7 tons of trash

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Firefighters spent hours trying to contain a blaze at a recycling facility in Kansas City, …Read More

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Two teenagers injured in Wednesday crash

Two teens were injured in a Wednesday crash in Johnson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the crash occurred …Read More

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State budget, unique school funding plan, approved by Mo. Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri Senate panel adopted a state budget plan that includes a two-pronged funding plan …Read More

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Kansas man gets 5 years for trying to rob bank

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas man whose attempt to rob a northwest Missouri bank was thwarted when a …Read More

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3 international officers join Army college hall

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — Three military officers have been chosen for induction into the U.S. Army Command and General …Read More

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FDA proposes extending its oversight of tobacco

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government wants to extend its oversight of tobacco to include cigars, hookah, nicotine gels, pipe …Read More

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Mo. Lawmakers Back Tax Break for Aircraft Repairs

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri lawmakers want to create a permanent tax break for airplane repairs. A bill given final …Read More

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Kansas man pleads guilty to 2013 homicide

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man already sentenced to more than 80 years in prison in Nebraska has admitted …Read More

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Kansas joining compact against federal health law

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is joining a proposed compact with other states hoping to exempt themselves from the federal …Read More

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Nixon Signs Mo. Budget Legislation

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed a mid-year spending bill with funding for social services, education …Read More

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New “no hitting” policy at Kansas City Hospital

KANSAS CITY (AP) – A Kansas City hospital has a new policy that forbids hitting of any kind, including parents …Read More

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Mo. Senate Backs Potential for Preschool Ratings

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri senators have endorsed legislation that could lead to the development of a preschool rating system …Read More

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Sen. Moran to Obama: Appoint a community banker to Federal Reserve Board

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) – a member of the Senate Banking Committee – is urging President …Read More

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Mo. House Endorses Motorcycle Helmet Law Change

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri House has endorsed a bill that would allow motorcyclists over the age of 21 …Read More

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