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July 10, 2017 - 9:47 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A Missouri couple has been charged after the man admitted he uses a stun gun to discipline his wife's three toddlers. According to a probable cause statement, 21-year-old Shelby Crabtree of Springfield told a baby sitter she didn't report 22-year-old Gale Epple's actions to...
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Little Rock Police
July 01, 2017 - 6:51 am
LITLLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Little Rock Police say they are investigating a shooting at an Arkansas nightclub that left at least 17 people injured. Little Rock police chief Kenton Buckner told KTHV that the shooting early Saturday morning at the Power Lounge appears to have happened following "some...
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July 01, 2017 - 5:45 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada has become the fifth state in the U.S. with stores selling marijuana for recreational purposes. People began buying pot early Saturday, just months after voters approved legalization in November. It's the fastest turnaround from the ballot box to retail sales in the nation...
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June 27, 2017 - 6:59 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A 23-year-old man has been arrested after smashing through two gates and driving onto the basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage. Police were called early Sunday after a Volkswagen Passat was driven through a...
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June 02, 2017 - 3:19 pm
Columbia, MO - The University of Missouri will trim 474 faculty positions system-wide as the university struggles with dropping enrollment and declining state aid. About half of those positions are currently vacant, according to MU President Mun Choi. Part of these cuts - 51 faculty jobs at the...
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May 22, 2017 - 8:48 pm
Manchester Police have confirmed at least 19 people have died after an explosion at the Manchester Arena. The incident happend during an Ariana Grande concert. The US pop singer had just finished performing to an audience that included many children when there were reports of an explosion at the...
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Police lights flash at night
May 05, 2017 - 1:43 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A new law signed Friday by Kansas GOP Gov. Sam Brownback enhances penalties for those who commit crimes against police officers. Lawmakers in the House and Senate worked this week to pass the bill so Brownback could sign it Friday in honor of Kansas Law Enforcement Officers...
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A crisp American flag flys on the US Capitol building
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May 04, 2017 - 2:52 pm
Republicans have pushed their prized health care bill through the House. The mostly party-line 217-213 vote advances a bill that addresses their longtime pledge to erase the 2010 Obama health care law. Thursday's vote sends the measure to the Senate. Many senators consider the House bill too harsh...
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