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Court worker serving an eviction notice and a police officer fatally shot in Missouri, police say

Mar. 01, 2024 01:45 AM EST

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A court employee trying to serve an eviction notice at a home in Independence, Missouri, was shot and killed Thursday and two police officers who responded to help him also were shot, one fatally. “I’m very tragically sorry to report...

Thomas scores 18, Morehead State takes down Southeast Missouri State 72-50

Feb. 29, 2024 23:06 PM EST

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kalil Thomas had 18 points in Morehead State's 72-50 victory against Southeast Missouri State on Thursday night. Thomas was 6 of 8 shooting (4 for 5 from 3-point range) for the Eagles (22-8, 13-4 Ohio Valley Conference). Jordan Lathon added 16 points while...

A court worker serving an eviction notice and an officer were fatally shot in Missouri, police say

Feb. 29, 2024 18:48 PM EST
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A court worker serving an eviction notice and an officer were fatally shot in Missouri, police say.

Missouri is suing Planned Parenthood based on a conservative group's sting video

Feb. 29, 2024 18:43 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri's attorney general filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing Planned Parenthood of illegally taking minors into Kansas to obtain abortions without parental consent, basing the allegation on a video from a conservative group that has promoted false claims on other issues. ...

Missouri Republicans try to remove man with ties to KKK from party ballot

Feb. 29, 2024 17:22 PM EST

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Republican Party on Thursday denounced a GOP candidate for governor with ties to the Ku Klux Klan, saying party officials will go to court if necessary to remove him from the ticket. Southwestern Missouri man Darrell Leon McClanahan, who has...

Authorities say two police officers have been shot and wounded in Independence, Missouri; their conditions are not known

Feb. 29, 2024 15:48 PM EST
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say two police officers have been shot and wounded in Independence, Missouri; their conditions are not known.

Missouri House passes property tax cut aimed at offsetting surge in vehicle values

Feb. 29, 2024 12:38 PM EST

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri residents could see a roughly $138 million tax break under legislation passed Thursday by the House in an attempt to offset a recent surge in local tax collections caused by higher vehicle values. The legislation changing the way Missouri's...

Evergy: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 07:22 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) on Thursday reported profit of $58 million in its fourth quarter. The Kansas City, Missouri-based company said it had profit of 25 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 27 cents...

Kinziger's buzzer beater lifts Illinois State over Missouri State 75-74

Feb. 28, 2024 22:45 PM EST

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Johnny Kinziger scored 20 points and hit a jumper at the buzzer to lift Illinois State over Missouri State 75-74 on Wednesday night. Following a timeout with 2.7 seconds left, Kinziger took an inbound pass and his jumper hit nothing but net. ...

Tyrese Samuel, Zyon Pullin carry No. 24 Florida down the stretch in an 83-74 victory over Missouri

Feb. 28, 2024 20:47 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tyrese Samuel scored a season-high 28 points, Zyon Pullin added 21 and No. 24 Florida never trailed in an 83-74 victory over woeful Missouri on Wednesday night. Samuel and Pullin scored 23 of the team's final 25 points, taking over after leading scorer...