Latest Missouri River News

One woman escaped a 'dungeon’ beneath a Missouri home, another was killed. Here's a look at the case

Jul. 12, 2024 18:48 PM EDT

LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man facing trial on kidnapping and sexual assault charges after a woman said she escaped weeks in his captivity was arraigned Friday on a new charge of murder. Authorities say they linked him to the remains of a woman found in a barrel by the Missouri River. ...

Missouri man accused of imprisoning and torturing a woman for weeks indicted for murder

Jul. 09, 2024 20:43 PM EDT

A Missouri man accused of keeping a woman hidden in his basement while repeatedly sexually assaulting her was indicted Tuesday for allegedly murdering another woman. Clay County Prosecuting Attorney Zachary Thompson said Timothy M. Haslett was charged with murder in connection with...

North Dakota tribe goes back to its roots with a massive greenhouse operation

Jul. 06, 2024 00:20 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Native American tribe in North Dakota will soon grow lettuce in a giant greenhouse complex that when fully completed will be among the country's largest, enabling the tribe to grow much of its own food decades after a federal dam flooded the land where they had cultivated...

Newly built CPKC Stadium of the KC Current to host NWSL championship game in November

Jul. 03, 2024 12:32 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The championship game of the National Women's Soccer League will be played Nov. 23 at CPKC Stadium, the home of the Kansas City Current and one of the first purpose-built stadiums for a professional women's team in the world. The league made the announcement...