A senior at Southwest Livingston County High School of Ludlow, Elizabeth Warren, is the winner of the American Legionâ€™s District 2 Oratorical Contest held Saturday, January 4th, at the Bucklin American Legion Post 57.
Prosecutors charged a 20-year-old North Kansas City man with first-degree murder, kidnapping and other charges in the torture slaying of a Liberty man whose body was found early Sunday in a park at Smithville Lake.
CHICAGO (AP) -- A whirlpool of frigid, dense air known as a "polar vortex" descended Monday into much of the U.S., pummeling parts of the country with a dangerous cold that could break decades-old records with wind chill warnings stretching from Montana to Alabama.
August W. Jentsch, 25, of Leeâ€™s Summit, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Gary A. Fenner to cyberstalking and possessing child pornography. Jentsch was taken into federal custody at the conclusion of the hearing.