March 16, 2018 - 11:54 am
More than 200 chickens rescued from a cockfighting operation in southwestern Missouri are now in Independence in the care of the Great Plains SPCA. A week ago, the Stone County Sheriff's department searching for drugs dismantled a cockfighting operation on a farm near Branson. Berry Davis, 52, is...
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Gov Eric Greitens smiles during an event
March 14, 2018 - 1:44 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Democratic consultant says he is filing a new ethics complaint alleging Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens falsely reported how his campaign obtained a donor list from a charity he founded. The complaint Wednesday from former state Democratic Party Chairman Roy Temple also...
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Jim Cunningham
March 06, 2018 - 6:11 am
Oak Grove residents are marking the first anniversary of the EF-3 tornado that struck the town, damaging close to 500 homes and businesses. The early-season twister was one of dozens that struck three states the night of March 6, 2017. Oak Grove woman recalls terrifying night, 1 year after...
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This is a Winter picture of the historic Missouri State Capitol Building in falling snow located in Jefferson City, Missouri in Cole County. This building was designed by the architects Tracy & Swartout, it is an example of Classical Revival ar hitecture,
Jim Roberts
February 22, 2018 - 6:35 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) -Missouri's Republican House leaders say they are forming a group of lawmakers to investigate Gov. Eric Greitens following his indictment on a felony invasion-of-privacy charge. House Speaker Todd Richardson issued a statement Thursday with other House leaders saying they "will...
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February 21, 2018 - 4:41 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill outlawing so-called "revenge porn." The bill, introduced by Republican Jim Neely, would outlaw "nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images." An amendment added by Neely also would ban people from...
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February 12, 2018 - 6:53 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri lawmakers are considering whether to mark an official day to celebrate sliced bread. A bill pending in the state House would designate July 7 as Missouri Sliced Bread Day. Supporters say the bill is needed to promote tourism in the northern Missouri city of...
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February 07, 2018 - 4:03 pm
Jeff City, MO - Missouri lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow people with terminal conditions to use medical marijuana. Several veterans support the bill but say they'd like to expand it to include people with PTSD, related to military service. Opponents say the bill would put Missouri...
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Bill Grady
February 06, 2018 - 5:40 am
An advisory panel thinks it should be easier to have a drink in Kansas City's historic Jazz District. The city has invested more than $25 million to attract businesses to 18th and Vine. But for restaurant and tavern operators there is a stumbling block. Liquor by the drink cannot be served within...
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February 05, 2018 - 1:17 pm
Retailers are looking to cash in on our wintry weather, as people stock up on supplies like melt salt and snow shovels. Tuesday, more snow is expected to fall across the Kansas City Metro, following on the heels of a couple of inches that fell over the weekend. Predictions have anywhere from 1" to...
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Kara Marxer
February 02, 2018 - 5:42 am
Kansas City, MO & KS - Construction begins this weekend on the Lewis & Clark Viaduct, the portion of I-70 that connects downtown Kansas City, Missouri to downtown Kansas City, Kansas. The stretch of interstate will be closed for up to two years. The Lewis and Clark Viaduct is in danger of...
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