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  • Richardson: “I’m not a dope fiend.” Former Mizzou star charged with resisting arrest after 143 mph road race in St. Charles County
    Former Mizzou star Sheldon Richardson, now with the New York Jets, was charged with resisting arrest on July 14th.  This came less than two weeks after he was suspended four games by the NFL for its substance abuse policy.  Police say Richardson was driving a 2014 Bentley as fast as 143 mph in a high speed […]  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:34:19 +0000

  • How did the Cardinals pull that one off? Timely hitting overcomes bad pitching, bad defense to beat Rox
    Jhonny Peralta’s two-run single off Rockies closer John Axford tied the game at 8-8 and with one out and the bases loaded, recent call-up Greg Garcia’s walk scored Kolten Wong as the Cardinals came up with their seventh walk-off win of the season in a 9-8 victory.  A game they really had no business winning.  However, […]  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:44:11 +0000

  • Advocates speak about importance of bill to treat eating disorders
    Missouri law will in 2017 require that insurance companies cover specific mental health treatments associated with eating disorders. The new legislation will put Missouri ahead of other states in fighting such diseases. Now advocates like Miss America 2008, Kirsten Haglund, hope people will take advantage of it, and that can mean overcoming stigma. “Stigma is […]  Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:08:15 +0000

  • Missouri home sales increase
    Missouri is following the national trend of increased home sales with a continued jump by nearly 20% compared to June 2014. In the second quarter, there was a 23% increase in national home sales. Missouri Relators Association CEO John Sebree says homes are selling faster than previous years. “The number of days homes are on […]  Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:00:35 +0000

  • Mizzou ranked 23rd in Coaches Preseason Poll. Too much credit to the SEC with eight teams in the top 25
    Coming off their 11-3 season and back-to-back SEC Eastern championships, the Missouri Tigers were picked 23rd in the Coaches Preseason Poll.  Mizzou is one of eight teams from the SEC to make the poll, most of power five conferences.  The Pac-12 was next with six, while the Big Ten, Big 12 and ACC each have […]  Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:40:23 +0000


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  • New details released in multi-county chase and shootings
    New details released in multi-county chase and shootings
    Police have announced the name of the suspects involved in the shootings and multi-county police chase Thursday.

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      Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:51:41 CST

  • Missouri man drowned in Gasconade River
    Missouri man drowned in Gasconade River
    PULASKI COUNTY - A Missouri man drowned in the Gasconade River on Thursday after his kayak tipped over.

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      Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:33:02 CST

  • Springfield man seeks settlement in suit involving late son
    Springfield man seeks settlement in suit involving late son
    SPRINGFIELD (AP) - The father of a 4-year-old boy killed in a fall from a third-story window last year in downtown Springfield asked a judge to sign off on a $100,000 settlement of his wrongful-death lawsuit.

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      Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:21:43 CST

  • Company asks Missouri to rethink multistate power line
    Company asks Missouri to rethink multistate power line
    JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - A Houston-based company asked Missouri utility regulators to reconsider their rejection of a proposed high-voltage power line that was planned for a multistate wind energy project.

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      Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:09:34 CST

  • Whistleblower's lawyer makes conflict claim in drowning case
    Whistleblower's lawyer makes conflict claim in drowning case
    KANSAS CITY (AP) - An attorney for a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper who criticized the agency after a handcuffed Iowa man fell from a patrol boat and drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks said it is a conflict for state Attorney General Chris Koster to represent police in a lawsuit involving his client.

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      Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:01:23 CST



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