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Published Feb. 19 2018

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Scouting passion builds over decades

Published Feb. 19 2018

John Young has been wearing a scouting uniform for almost 30 years.

Medical examiner taps DNA science to find missing persons

Published Feb. 19 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — For families who have searched years for missing loved ones, donating a sample of their DNA...

Cities pitching diversity in efforts to lure businesses

Published Feb. 19 2018

Some cities and regions are highlighting racial diversity along with positive business climates, competitive tax rates and available land in...

Sen. Duckworth still breaking barriers, and she likes it

Published Feb. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Breaking down barriers is nothing new for Sen. Tammy Duckworth, and that's the way she likes it.

Main party candidates formally join Mexico presidential race

Published Feb. 19 2018

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Three presidential candidates formally accepted the nominations of Mexico's main political parties Sunday, entering what is...

All 65 aboard plane killed in crash in southern Iran

Published Feb. 19 2018

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian commercial airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven...

Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probe

Published Feb. 19 2018

LONDON (AP) — Latvia's top banking official, a key member of the European Central Bank, was detained Sunday after being...

Survivors of school shooting lash out at Trump

Published Feb. 19 2018

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida focused their anger Sunday at President Donald...

Polish PM seeks dialogue with Israel on 'difficult history'

Published Feb. 19 2018

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister said Sunday that dialogue with Israel about the Holocaust is necessary and would...

Iraqi victories remain fragile as US reduces troops

Published Feb. 19 2018

QAIM, Iraq (AP) — From their outpost on Iraq's westernmost edge, U.S. 1st Lt. Kyle Hagerty and his troops watched...

Washington snipped here? College says it found prez's hair

Published Feb. 19 2018

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — Tucked in the pages of a grimy, leather-bound almanac in the archives at New York's Union...

Few states have gun laws targeting threatening people

Published Feb. 19 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with...

JCPS CFO/COO certifies skills to save district money

Published Feb. 19 2018

Jefferson City Public Schools' chief financial and operating officer recently received certification from the Association for School Business Officials International...

Missouri, Kansas work to secure national bicycle route

Published Feb. 19 2018

JOPLIN (AP) — Missouri and Kansas officials are working to designate sections of Route 66 as a national bicycle route.

Traffic incident leads to drug arrest

Published Feb. 19 2018

Osage County sheriff's deputies checking on a stranded motorist Friday evening led to an arrest on U.S. 50 near County...

Doctor said it was cancer, it wasn't, but news came too late

Published Feb. 19 2018

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Last April, Harald Boerstler went in for his annual checkup. Among the results: an elevated protein...

Bill would ease restrictions on felons

Published Feb. 19 2018

A proposal in the Missouri Legislature seeks to give convicted felons a second chance in pursuing a career.

Trump wants to cut energy assistance to the poor

Published Feb. 19 2018

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Trump administration is once again calling for the complete elimination of a heating assistance program...

2 bears burned in California wildfire spotted in the wild

Published Feb. 19 2018

GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — Officials tracking two bears that were badly burned in the largest wildfire in California history say...

Sticking it to cancer and the cold

Published Feb. 19 2018

Since 2013, Tim Tinnin has used the annual Angiepalooza fundraiser to stick it to cancer, which claimed the life of...

Local veteran shares story of service in US Navy during late 1950s

Published Feb. 19 2018

When Lohman area veteran Gus Fischer graduated from Russellville High School in late spring of 1956, he recalls a job...

'We need your help,' Fulton superintendent says on school safety

Published Feb. 18 2018

Fulton Public School's superintendent sent out a plea Friday asking parents to help keep students safe.