Missouri House Votes to Restrict Child Marriages
The Missouri House has passed a bill to ban marriages of children under 15 years old.
White House Christmas Ornament to Honor Harry Truman
The White House Christmas ornament in 2018 will pay tribute to the 33rd president — Missouri's own Harry Truman.
Teen Accused of Threatening School Shooting Arrested
Police have arrested a 13-year-old Missouri boy accused of threatening to shoot up a school with an AK-47 in a video posted on social media.
Lawsuit: Kansas City School Let Violent Felon Take Girl
A lawsuit filed last week alleges a Kansas City school allowed a violent felon to pick up a 14-year-old student, who was taken to a motel and raped.
Charges Filed in Killing of Man Found Abandoned on Road
A Missouri man has been charged in the shooting death of a man whose body was found in the middle of a southwest Missouri road.
Two Girls Killed in Crash on Suburban Kansas City Beltway
Authorities say two children have died and three other people are critically injured in a crash on a suburban Kansas City beltway.
Applebee’s Closes Independence Restaurant in Racial Profiling Incident
Applebee's has closed a Kansas City-area restaurant where two black women said they were falsely accused of not paying for meals in an earlier visit.
Police: Centralia Juvenile Detained With Gun at School
Authorities have detained a juvenile in Centralia who they said had a gun and ammunition in a school.
Blue Springs Man Sentenced to 41 Years in Kansas Deputy’s Abduction, Rape
A man has been sentenced to 41 years and three months in prison for kidnapping and raping a suburban Kansas City sheriff’s deputy with the help of another man.
3 Charged in Connection with Springfield Killing
Three men face charges in connection with the killing of a man at a mobile home park in Springfield, Missouri.