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Hyperloop study touts Interstate 70 Missouri route

Published Oct. 18 2018

A new study says the approximately 250-mile (400 kilometer) trip from Kansas City to St. Louis could be slashed to...

Officer shoots, wounds man during struggle with suspect

Published Oct. 18 2018

Authorities say a St. Louis police officer has shot and wounded a suspect during a struggle over a pellet gun...

Missouri man drowns at Lake of the Ozarks

Published Oct. 18 2018

A Missouri man drowned Wednesday after he fell from a fishing boat into the Lake of the Ozarks.

City arts grants scaled back ahead of budget cuts

Published Oct. 18 2018

After the Jefferson City Council slashed the city's Cultural Arts Commission's budget for the upcoming fiscal year, the commission has...

Trump administration won’t brand China currency manipulator

Published Oct. 18 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has again decided not to brand China a currency manipulator.

Man pleads guilty to sending white powder to Trump sons

Published Oct. 18 2018

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man pleaded guilty Wednesday to sending threatening letters filled with white powder to President Donald...

McCaskill-Hawley race turns nasty over sting videos

Published Oct. 18 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill's campaign manager on Wednesday called for her Republican rival Josh Hawley...

New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

Published Oct. 18 2018

HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used...

Mexico Beach residents return home again — some to no home

Published Oct. 18 2018

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With stunned faces and tears, residents of hard-hit Mexico Beach returned home for the first...

Student gunman kills 19, wounds 50 at school in Crimea

Published Oct. 18 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — An 18-year-old student strode into his vocational school in Crimea, a hoodie covering his blond hair, then...

Republicans on defense to explain stance on pre-existing conditions

Published Oct. 18 2018

In ads and speeches, Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is pounding Missouri voters with a single message: Her Republican challenger...

UK, EU agree to take more Brexit time after no-result summit

Published Oct. 18 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders gave themselves several more weeks — perhaps until the end of the year —...

Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

Published Oct. 18 2018

MONTREAL (AP) — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as...

Dogs, veterans train to overcome PTSD

Published Oct. 18 2018

Half a dozen U.S. veterans walked their dogs along downtown sidewalks Monday as part of a training exercise.

High Street comes alive with zombies Oct. 25

Published Oct. 18 2018

Thousands of zombies will converge once again on downtown Jefferson City for the final Thursday Night Live this year from...

JC family to accept Habitat for Humanity home tonight

Published Oct. 18 2018

The partnership between Habitat for Humanity and Thrivent Financial will dedicate its 13th home this evening.

Evaluation template OK'd for State Street property work

Published Oct. 18 2018

With the deadline for redevelopment proposals for an East State Street property quickly approaching, the Jefferson City Housing Authority Board...

‘Hocus Pocus’ to be shown Saturday at Riverside

Published Oct. 18 2018

Capitol City Cinema and the Jefferson City Cultural Arts Commission will screen “Hocus Pocus” on Saturday at Ellis-Porter Riverside Park...

Governor calls for increased awareness of importance of white canes

Published Oct. 18 2018

Monday was “White Cane Awareness Day,” Gov. Mike Parson proclaimed.The National Federation of the Blind announced the proclamation and shared...

St. Louis attorney sues Parson over Sunshine requests

Published Oct. 18 2018

In his ongoing effort to get information about “dark money” and its effects on state government operations, St.

Fugitive wanted in Callaway arrested

Published Oct. 18 2018

A traffic stop near Millersburg Tuesday led to the arrest of a wanted fugitive.

Two high school projects still slightly under budget

Published Oct. 18 2018

Construction cost estimates for Jefferson City's two public high school projects have risen, but are still under budget, according to...

JCPD officer honored for keeping streets safe

Published Oct. 18 2018

A Jefferson City police officer was given the top award during a ceremony Wednesday night recognizing law officers from across...