Ordinance to carry gun while drunk fails to pass
Kansas City leaders voted down an ordinance on Thursday that would have allowed people to drink and carry a gun in the city.
Missouri teachers balk at school shooting drill
Teachers in Farmington, Missouri, sought legal advice on potentially participating in a realistic school shooter drill.
Autopsy reveals race of infant found near UCM
Authorities are now searching for a white female who would have been expecting to deliver sometime in February or early March, and who may…
Concrete failure blamed in Mo. walkway collapse
An engineering review of a fatal Columbia walkway collapse near the University of Missouri has found that a concrete failure was to blame.
Kansas considers loosening liquor laws
A Kansas House committee is preparing to consider a proposal to phase in sales of strong beer, wine and liquor at grocery and convenience stores.
Remains of infant found burned near UCM
University of Central Missouri Police are asking for help after discovering the body of an infant near the Warrensburg campus.
Mo. Senate bill would give tax cut to homeowners
Every homeowner in Missouri could get a one-time tax refund under legislation pending in the state Senate.
Gov. Nixon endorses Keystone oil pipeline
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is supporting the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline, joining other Midwestern governors who are urging President…
Raid finds nearly 100 meth labs on Mo. property
The Wright County sheriff says a weekend drug raid in southern Missouri led to the discovery of 95 portable meth labs on a single property.
MO, KS tornado drills postponed to March 6
The Missouri and Kansas statewide tornado drills scheduled for Tuesday are being pushed back two days because of the recent winter weather…
2 people die in collision at Kansas intersection
A Lawrence teenager and a Wellsville man are dead after a two-car collision in southern Douglas County six miles east of Baldwin City.
Wichita officials consider airport name change
Wichita City Council members are expected to vote this week on whether to rename Mid-Continent Airport in honor of former U.S. president and…