Jefferson City, MO 72° View Live Radar Sun H 79° L 69° Mon H 87° L 67° Tue H 84° L 59° Weather Sponsored By:

Epstein may have gamed the system from beyond the grave

Published Aug. 22 2019

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The will that Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more...

Female officers reach deal with city over feared retribution

Published Aug. 22 2019

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two female police officers whose sexual harassment lawsuit led Philadelphia’s police commissioner to resign have reached a...

Truck driver threatened mass shooting at Memphis church, FBI says

Published Aug. 21 2019

A truck driver who threatened to “shoot up” a church in Memphis and said he was haunted by “spiritual snakes...

Philly police head resigns after mayor reads bias lawsuit

Published Aug. 21 2019

Philadelphia’s police commissioner resigned Tuesday amid allegations members of his department engaged in sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination...

New sex abuse lawsuits filed against Boy Scouts in New York

Published Aug. 21 2019

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former Boy Scouts who say they were molested as children by adult scout leaders filed nine...

3 women sue Epstein’s estate, citing rape, other sex acts

Published Aug. 21 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Three women filed lawsuits Tuesday accusing Jeffrey Epstein of raping them or subjecting them to other...

Trump: China polices may mean pain for US economy

Published Aug. 21 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday his China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted...

Trump insists US already has ‘strong’ gun background checks

Published Aug. 21 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday the U.S. already has “very, very strong background checks” for gun purchases...

Georgia asks judge not to block restrictive abortion law

Published Aug. 21 2019

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia has asked a federal judge not to block the state’s restrictive abortion law from taking effect...

Report: Yale professor sexually assaulted 5 students

Published Aug. 21 2019

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Yale University psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students at a research facility on the Caribbean...

Dad ‘empty’ after 9-year-old Detroit girl killed by dogs

Published Aug. 21 2019

DETROIT (AP) — A man was in police custody Tuesday in connection with the death of a 9-year-old girl in...

Coroner: Leader of large organic food scheme dies by suicide

Published Aug. 21 2019

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Missouri farmer blamed for running the largest organic food fraud scheme in U.

Former VA pathologist charged in deaths of 3 patients

Published Aug. 21 2019

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A pathologist fired from an Arkansas veterans hospital after officials said he had been impaired...

Group seeks more details about raid on California reporter

Published Aug. 21 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A nonprofit that advocates for more open and accountable government sued San Francisco Mayor London Breed...

Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program

Published Aug. 20 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood said Monday it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide...

Florida’s iconic palm trees threatened by invasive disease

Published Aug. 20 2019

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to dried...

NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner chokehold death

Published Aug. 20 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired...

'Ground zero': Portland remains focus of divided country

Published Aug. 19 2019

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With the left and the right declaring victory following a long-hyped rally that had Portland, Oregon,...

Bail set at $200,000 for NYC subway scare defendant

Published Aug. 19 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Bail was set at $200,000 Sunday for a homeless man from West Virginia who was charged...

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s governor during Katrina, dies

Published Aug. 19 2019

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state’s first female elected governor only...

Police: Wisconsin man who attacked officer fatally shot

Published Aug. 19 2019

CALEDONIA, Wis. (AP) — Police said an officer responding to a report of a burglary attempt in Caledonia, Wisconsin, was...

Trade war’s losers could include microchips, energy, banks

Published Aug. 19 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking across the stock market, it’s hard to find a company that isn’t vulnerable in some...

2 shuttered Arizona shelters for immigrant children could reopen

Published Aug. 19 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — The nation’s largest provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities the state...