JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - A prominent criminal defense attorney raised concerns about a Missouri ballot measure that would allow allegations of past wrongdoing to be used against people facing child sex abuse charges.
COLUMBIA, MO. (AP) - Parents say 72 Blue Ridge Elementary school fourth graders were left out in the heat during their 20 minute recess last week as a punishment for being too disrputive during the lunch hour.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.
KEARNS, Utah (AP) - A Utah woman accused of dumping her day-old baby in a neighbor's trash can told police she was afraid to tell her parents about the pregnancy and hoped the newborn's death would solve her problems, a probable cause statement shows.
(KOMU) - A Carrollton woman was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury in connection with a $185,000 bank fraud scheme, according to U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri Tammy Dickenson.
(JoplinGlobe.com) - A 24-year-old Carl Junction woman has been arrested by Newton County deputies after she allegedly posted photos to Facebook of herself posing with a dead body, Newton County Sheriff Ken Copeland said today.
Following the NFL's guidelines for preseason roster numbers, the Kansas City Chiefs have released 14 players from the active roster, reaching the mandated number of 75 by 3 o'clock this (Tuesday) afternoon.