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Political shifts, sales slump cast shadow over gun industry

Published Jan. 23 2019

When gunmakers and dealers gather this week in Las Vegas for the industry’s largest annual conference, they will be grappling...

Israeli shelling kills Gaza militant after officer wounded

Published Jan. 23 2019

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli shelling of the Gaza Strip on Tuesday killed a Palestinian militant and wounded four others shortly...

Lawyer: Suspected US spy had classified docs on him

Published Jan. 23 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said Tuesday that...

Zimbabwe leader: Violence by security forces ‘unacceptable’

Published Jan. 23 2019

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday said “unacceptable” violence by security forces will be investigated after a days-long...

Inmates at Panama youth prison anticipate visit from pope

Published Jan. 23 2019

LAS GARZAS, Panama (AP) — More than 100,000 young people are expected to show up in Panama City when Pope...

Afghan security service suffers heavy toll in Taliban attack

Published Jan. 23 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Dozens of people killed in a brazen Taliban attack on a military base were members of...

Jefferson City man charged with kidnapping, assault

Published Jan. 23 2019

A Jefferson City man has been charged with kidnapping and assault after an incident Monday morning in the Capital City.

Central Missouri Community Action names new spokeswoman

Published Jan. 23 2019

Central Missouri Community Action will have a new spokeswoman, beginning Feb. 1.

Sales tax to help at-risk youth left off April ballot

Published Jan. 23 2019

The Cole County Commission declined to put a proposed sales tax increase to help at-risk youth on the April 2...

US intelligence warns of 'ever more diverse' threats

Published Jan. 23 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia's efforts to expand its influence and China's modernizing military are among the "ever more diverse" threats...

One hurt in two-car Cole County accident

Published Jan. 23 2019

One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in Cole County.Missouri Highway Patrol reports show the crash occurred...

St. Mary's suspends stroke center certification

Published Jan. 23 2019

St. Mary's Hospital has voluntarily suspended its stroke center certification due to the departure of its neurologist in the fall.

Jefferson City Council OKs fun factory at old shoe company site

Published Jan. 23 2019

The Jefferson City Council approved a preliminary plan to renovate the old International Shoe Company building into a fun factory.

Developer at former Truman Hotel site 'in holding pattern'

Published Jan. 23 2019

Developer of a Holiday Inn & Suites plans to assess success of new hotel before deciding if he will demolish...

Magnitude 3.6 earthquakes strikes northwestern Oklahoma

Published Jan. 23 2019

MENO, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey reports a moderate earthquake in northwestern Oklahoma.

Two students leave Oklahoma University over blackface video

Published Jan. 23 2019

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Two University of Oklahoma students have voluntarily withdrawn from the school after one appeared in a...

Atlanta’s Confederate Avenue fades into history

Published Jan. 23 2019

ATLANTA (AP) — Residents in an Atlanta neighborhood are celebrating the renaming of Confederate Avenue.

Missouri House Democrats lay out K-12 education priorities

Published Jan. 23 2019

Missouri House Democratic Caucus announce legislation and policies intended to strengthen public schools during a news conference Jan. 22, 2019,...

Columbia woman sentenced to life after child drowns in Kansas River

Published Jan. 23 2019

A 26-year-old Missouri woman who intentionally drove her car into the Kansas River with her two children inside has been...

Former physical therapist's assistant files suit against JCPS

Published Jan. 22 2019

A physical therapist's assistant who formerly worked for Jefferson City Public Schools alleges in a new lawsuit against the school...

Suspect flees after Moniteau County deputy shoots at him

Published Jan. 22 2019

A Moniteau County deputy shot at a California man early Monday morning after the man reportedly jumped out of his...

Undercover cop says colleagues beat him 'like Rodney King'

Published Jan. 22 2019

Court documents say an undercover St. Louis police officer reported that his colleagues beat him "like Rodney King" when they...

Shoplifting suspect killed while fleeing Missouri police

Published Jan. 22 2019

Authorities say a shoplifting suspect has been killed while fleeing from police in suburban St. Louis.