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.