DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Beam, the maker of Jim Beam and Maker's Mark bourbons along with other liquor brands, has agreed to be acquired by Japan's Suntory Holdings Ltd. for approximately $13.62 billion.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs rallied late in regulation, tying the game on a late fourth-quarter bank shot by McKinley Hurley, in a season-defining 53-49 victory at Brookfield, giving the Lady Dogs their first loss of the season.
A Grundy county jury deliberated two and a half hours yesterday afternoon before delivering an acquittal on felony charges filed against a Trenton resident, 33 year old Jeffrey Van Hoozer. The decision by jurors was unanimous.
A Gilman City resident was hurt southeast of Bethany when the pickup truck she was driving traveled off Highway 146, hit a ditch, tipped onto the driver's side of the vehicle, and then came to rest upright on its wheels.
BOSTON (AP) -- Eleanor McCullen clutches a baby's hat knit in pink and blue as she patrols a yellow semicircle painted on the sidewalk outside a Planned Parenthood health clinic on a frigid December morning with snow in the forecast.
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) â€” Federal officials are investigating why a Southwest Airlines flight that was supposed to land at Branson Airport in southwest Missouri, instead landed at another airport about 7 miles away that only had about half as much runway.
MARYVILLE, Mo. (AP) â€” A special prosecutor in a Missouri case involving an alleged sexual assault reached the same conclusion as the initial prosecutor when she found there wasn't enough evidence to gain a felony conviction.
The North Central Missouri College Lady Pirates broke a seven-game losing streak, downing Penn Valley 85-70 in the opener of a Region XVI doubleheader on Wednesday night at the Ketcham Community Center.