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OLATHE, Kan. – A man accused of fatally shooting three people at Jewish sites in Kansas declared “Heil Hitler!” and asked how many Jews he had killed after the attacks, a police officer testified Monday during a hearing in which the man’s apology to some survivors was rejected.Frazier Glenn Miller, 74, is charged with capital murder in the April 13, 2014, shootings at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City in Overland Park, Kansas, and at a...

Updated at 12:06 AM

Kansas City’s school district has settled a lawsuit over its disciplining of students who during a speech by Missouri’s governor displayed the “Hands up, don’t shoot!” gesture that symbolized nationwide protests...

Updated at 12:05 AM

JEFFERSON CITY – A Missouri state senator, his voice cracking with emotion on Monday, challenged his political colleagues to clean up their campaign tactics following the death of gubernatorial candidate and State Auditor Tom Schweich in...

Posted Feb 28, 2015 at 6:43 AM

By David A. LiebThe Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY – Touted as one of the first interstate highways, a 200-mile span of Interstate 70 between suburban St. Louis and Kansas City stands as a prime example of the...

Posted Feb 28, 2015 at 5:14 AM

With less funding and increased costs, Missouri libraries face a major challenge.Libraries across the state are already experiencing funding cuts, which could potentially worsen with Gov. Jay Nixon’s proposed budget for 2016 that...

Updated Feb 26, 2015 at 10:28 PM

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, who had recently launched a Republican campaign for governor, fatally shot himself Thursday in what police described as an "apparent suicide," minutes after inviting reporters to his suburban...

Posted Feb 21, 2015 at 6:48 AM

Two Independence state representatives, from different parties, are questioning how the Missouri General Assembly is approaching requirements for polling place IDs.The Legislature again this year is looking at requiring that voters show a...

Updated Feb 20, 2015 at 12:12 AM

JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander launched a Democratic challenge Thursday to U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, criticizing the Republican's long political career and asserting that "it's time for a new generation of leaders" in...

Updated Feb 20, 2015 at 12:18 AM

JEFFERSON CITY – Republican Jay Ashcroft announced his candidacy for secretary of state Thursday, setting up a GOP primary battle for the office that oversees Missouri's elections and business registrations.Ashcroft declared his...

Posted Feb 13, 2015 at 5:12 AM

Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday he continues to support looking at tolls and other options to address rebuilding Interstate 70 and dealing with road and bridge needs statewide.“It is a way that I could support to improve I-70,”...

Updated Feb 12, 2015 at 11:38 PM

JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require the state to notify businesses of any changes made to its sales tax policies.The legislation aims to inform businesses if the courts or...

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