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School and weather-related announcements for Monday, Feb. 18, 2019

Published Feb. 18 2019

Here are school and weather-related announcements for Monday, Feb. 18, 2019.

NYC’s Chinatown welcomes Year of the Pig with vibrant parade

Published Feb. 18 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Drums, dragons and dancers paraded through New York’s Chinatown on Sunday to usher in the Year...

US immigration officials detain 2 bankers wanted in Ecuador

Published Feb. 18 2019

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two brothers from Ecuador wanted in the South American country on charges that they stole...

Retailers, fashion brands struggle with racial insensitivity

Published Feb. 18 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers and top fashion brands like Gucci and Prada keep apologizing for products that smack of...

Suspect sought following Arkansas officer-involved shooting

Published Feb. 18 2019

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in Arkansas are looking for an armed suspect who exchanged gunfire with a police...

School board in Virginia may end transgender bathroom ban

Published Feb. 18 2019

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — For nearly four years, Gavin Grimm has been suing his former school district after it banned...

Return to sender: High court to hear undeliverable mail case

Published Feb. 18 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitch Hungerpiller thought he had a first-class solution for mail that gets returned as undeliverable, a common...

Aurora shooter’s permit was revoked but gun wasn’t seized

Published Feb. 18 2019

AURORA, Ill. (AP) — An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that should have barred the man...

Separate shootings leave 3 dead in Kansas City

Published Feb. 18 2019

KANSAS CITY (AP) — Separate shootings in Kansas City left three people dead and one injured over a 12-hour period.

Suspect in killing of 4 hostages during standoff has died

Published Feb. 18 2019

CLINTON, Miss. (AP) — A man who shot and killed four people he held hostage in a Mississippi home has...

Rare owls thrive in ghost town near Los Angeles airport

Published Feb. 18 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Researchers have discovered a group of rare owls thriving in a nature preserve near Los Angeles...

Abu Dhabi arms fair opens amid Yemen war criticism

Published Feb. 18 2019

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates’ yearslong war in Yemen alongside Saudi Arabia bled into...

‘Taking their last breath’: IS hides among Syrian civilians

Published Feb. 18 2019

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — From a self-proclaimed caliphate that once spread across much of Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State...

Libyan authorities help free 14 kidnapped Tunisian workers

Published Feb. 18 2019

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Libyan authorities helped free 14 Tunisian workers Sunday who were kidnapped by an armed group near...

Sex abuse survivors say Vatican summit must deliver action

Published Feb. 18 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Roman Catholics who were sexually abused by clergy are insisting decisive actions to confront the decades-long...

University of Missouri sees hike in discrimination reports

Published Feb. 18 2019

COLUMBIA (AP) — The University of Missouri saw an uptick in reports of discrimination and harassment in the 2017-18 school...

Family: UK teen who joined Islamic State has baby in Syria

Published Feb. 18 2019

LONDON (AP) — The family of a British teenager who ran away to join the Islamic State group and now...

Polish PM cancels Israel visit amid new Holocaust tensions

Published Feb. 18 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki canceled his plans to attend a meeting of central European leaders...

In Brexit limbo, UK veers between high anxiety, grim humor

Published Feb. 18 2019

LONDON (AP) — It’s said that history often repeats itself — the first time as tragedy, the second as farce.

Share coffee, conversations Thursday at new VA clinic

Published Feb. 18 2019

The Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital is hosting an engagement event for veterans from 8-10 a.

Jefferson City woman receives minor injuries in accident

Published Feb. 18 2019

Jefferson City resident Mary E. Barnhill, 43, was taken to University hospital with minor injuries after a one-vehicle wreck early...

Hunting event brings youth, mobility-impaired together

Published Feb. 18 2019

Hunters trudged through more than 200 acres of icy land all day Sunday on foot or in track wheelchairs, tough...

Capitol City Cinema presents animated short films, the live-action shorts

Published Feb. 18 2019

Several moviegoers at Capitol City Cinema watching Oscar-nominated films Sunday agreed that short films shouldn't get shorted during this year's...