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Brother arrested in stabbing death of St. Louis woman

Apr. 12, 2021 12:18 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 19-year-old St. Louis man has been charged with stabbing his sister to death, authorities said Monday. Ahmad J. Thirdkill was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of Jamanda Gordon, 29. Her body was found inside the...

Police: 2 dead after train hits truck in southern Illinois

Apr. 12, 2021 11:36 AM EDT

ULLIN, Ill. (AP) — Two people were killed when a pickup truck pulled directly into the path of a train in far southern Illinois, police said. The truck’s driver had turned Tuesday morning onto a private lane in Pulaski County just before it drove onto a rail crossing...

Police: 2 dead after train hits truck in southern Illinois

Apr. 12, 2021 11:11 AM EDT

ULLIN, Ill. (AP) — Two people were killed when a pickup truck pulled directly into the path of a train in far southern Illinois, police said. The truck’s driver had turned Tuesday morning onto a private lane in Pulaski County just before it drove onto a rail crossing...

Police: Woman found dead in Kansas City, Kansas, apartment

Apr. 12, 2021 11:03 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A woman was killed inside a Kansas City, Kansas, apartment over the weekend, and a person suspected of killing her was later arrested, police said. Officers were called around 5 p.m. Sunday to the complex in the city’s Riverview neighborhood,...

Police investigating skeletal remains found near Branson

Apr. 12, 2021 09:52 AM EDT

BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — Police in southwestern Missouri are investigating after a mushroom hunter found human skeletal remains in a wooded area in Branson over the weekend. The remains were found Saturday near State Highway 248, Springfield television station KYTV...

Hess, Bunch help SE Missouri St. beat Tennessee St. 46-23

Apr. 11, 2021 19:50 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Geno Hess ran for three touchdowns, Andrew Bunch accounted for two more, and Southeast Missouri State beat Tennessee State 46-23 on Sunday in the season finale for both teams. Hess finished with 11 carries for 83 yards. Bunch was 12-of-22...

Royals rally past White Sox for wild 4-3 win in 10 innings

Apr. 11, 2021 19:30 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals could be headed for a hangover. Manager Mike Matheny hopes so, anyway. Michael A. Taylor scored when Garrett Crochet misplayed Andrew Benintendi's bunt in the 10th inning, sending the Royals to a wild 4-3...

García homers again, Brewers beat Cardinals 9-3

Apr. 11, 2021 19:25 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Avisaíl García homered for the second day in a row, Travis Shaw and Manny Piña also connected and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-3 on Sunday. García, who homered and drove in five runs in a 9-5 win Saturday, and Shaw hit early...

Police: 4-year-old accidentally shot by sister in St. Louis

Apr. 11, 2021 17:56 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 4-year-old girl was accidentally shot by her 5-year-old sister while the girls were playing together with another sister at a home in St. Louis on Saturday, authorities said. Police said the girl was taken to a hospital in critical condition after the...

Man charged with murder in Missouri convenience store attack

Apr. 11, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

KOSHKONONG, Mo. (AP) — A 28-year-old man has been charged in the fatal shooting of one person and the wounding of three more at a convenience store in a small southern Missouri town. Christopher Lindley of Thayer, Missouri, was charged with first-degree murder and...