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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Missouri have announced that a man already in prison for a separate crime has been charged in the 2018 killing of a Kansas City woman whose body was found in rural wooded area months after she disappeared.
NEW YORK (AP) — February is usually the peak of flu season, with doctors’ offices and hospitals packed with suffering patients. But not this year.
The Scripps National Spelling Bee will return this year in a mostly virtual format, with the in-person competition limited to a dozen finalists who will gather on an ESPN campus at Walt Disney World in Florida, Scripps announced Monday.
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — The number of new Missouri coronavirus cases continued to decline on Monday, but state officials cite one cause for concern: Wastewater samples indicate the fast-spreading U.K. variant is “widespread” across the state.
HOUSTON (AP) — Two days before the storm began, Houston’s chief elected official warned her constituents to prepare as they would for a major hurricane. Many took heed: Texans who could stocked up on food and water, while nonprofits and government agencies set out to help those who couldn’t.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The four-campus University of Missouri system won't require incoming students to take admission exams again this fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Detainees have complained for decades about conditions inside St. Louis' jails, but when COVID-19 worries were added to the mix, the tension reached breaking point.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Deadly weather will be hitting the U.S. more often, and America had better get better at dealing with it, experts said Wednesday as Texas and other states battled winter storms that blew past the worst-case planning of utilities, governments and millions of shivering citizens.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell excoriated Donald Trump on Saturday for being "morally responsible" for the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, but said he voted to acquit him at the impeachment trial because he believes the Senate had no jurisdiction over a former pr…
The search for a missing teenage New Haven mother and her 9-month-old child ended Wednesday in the Washington Walmart, approximately 15.1 miles from where it began.
When Antonio Ceballos moved from Mexico to Washington four years ago, he joined a community that prides itself on legacy. Neighborhoods, or "barrios," are seemingly filled with people who can trace their family lineage through generations of Franklin County citizenship. The title of “local” …
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — There will be six more weeks of winter, Punxsutawney Phil predicted as he emerged from his burrow on a snowy Tuesday morning to perform his Groundhog Day duties.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals completed their blockbuster trade to acquire All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado from the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A security guard for St. Louis' commuter railroad was shot and killed Sunday at one of the railroad's stations.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A Kansas woman was executed Wednesday for strangling an expectant mother in Missouri and cutting the baby from her womb, the first time in nearly seven decades that the U.S. government has put to death a female inmate.
The city of Washington collected $175,000 more in sales tax revenue this past fiscal year compared to last fiscal year, according to figures released this week by Washington City Collector and Treasurer Mary Sprung.
Fifty-nine new Franklin County residents were reported as COVID-19 positive Friday, among them a newborn girl in Beaufort, a 7-year-old child in Robertsville (sex not reported), an 83-year-old woman in St. Clair, an 83-year-old man in Villa Ridge and an 86-year-old woman in Washington.
An error in the enrollment number reported by the Washington School District’s central office to MSHSAA resulted in four of the high school’s seven fall athletic teams and three winter teams being bumped up a class higher than they otherwise would have been assigned had the number been correct.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek, who presided over the beloved quiz show “Jeopardy!” for more than 30 years with dapper charm and a touch of schoolmaster strictness, died Sunday. He was 80.
Locust Valley, a 27 single-family cottage-style home housing development located along Locust Street between Eighth and 10th streets, is set to have its grand opening weekend Nov. 14 through 15.
Students at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School are back to learning from home after administrators with the school district announced the district was implementing its hybrid learning model, which has students alternating which days they attend in-person classes.
Voters in Franklin County who are wanting to cast their ballot early but need it notarized are invited to come to St. Peter’s United Church of Christ for two upcoming voter outreach events sponsored by the congregation.