Missouri

Missouri duck boat
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July 19, 2019 - 2:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP/KFTK) — The morning of July 19, 2018, had that feel Midwesterners are familiar with: That still, sticky air hinting a stormy day ahead. The National Weather Service would confirm it when it issued a severe thunderstorm watch for southwest Missouri at 11:24 a.m., stretching...
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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July 18, 2019 - 12:43 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Democratic state auditor says Republican Gov. Mike Parson was reimbursed for unnecessary travel when he previously served as lieutenant governor. Auditor Nicole Galloway on Thursday released a report criticizing Parson for being reimbursed for travel expenses...
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Ann Wagner and Dick Durbin
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July 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) is calling today's House resolution condemning President Trump's comments that many are calling racist, "counterproductive," saying it will only foster division, not the unity our nation needs. In a statement emailed to our partner station KMOX ,...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 16, 2019 - 6:04 am
Apparently St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell doesn't believe the law applies to him. KSDK news investigated Bell's over $700 in unpaid parking tickets to the City of Clayton.
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cars driving on highway
July 11, 2019 - 10:48 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri drivers soon will no longer be required to get inspections on vehicles less than 10 years old. Gov. Mike Parson on Wednesday signed legislation to change the state’s vehicle safety inspection rules. Currently, inspections are required every other year for...
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ground cracking
July 10, 2019 - 1:57 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri faces a possible earthquake insurance marketplace collapse and devastating economic losses if a powerful trembler hits the New Madrid fault line anytime soon, according to a new report from the state’s insurance department. Despite the risk, the report from the...
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July 10, 2019 - 1:24 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Older Missouri residents soon will be able to get out of jury duty, if they so choose. Legislation signed Tuesday by Gov. Mike Parson will allow anyone age 75 or older to ask a court to be excused from jury duty. The judge will have to grant the request. The exemption is...
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jail cells
July 09, 2019 - 4:03 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed legislation that could free hundreds of prisoners who are currently serving mandatory sentences. The bill signed Tuesday exempts some nonviolent offenses from a state law requiring people to serve at least 40%, 50% or 80% of their...
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protestors outside planned parenthood st. louis
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July 08, 2019 - 12:34 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An appellate court panel ruled Monday that the American Civil Liberties Union can soon begin collecting signatures that would put a new Missouri law banning abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy to a public vote. A three-judge panel of the state’s Court of Appeals found that...
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hunter with rifle and dog
July 08, 2019 - 12:16 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri agency is gathering public feedback on a proposed hike in hunting and fishing fees. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Friday that the Conservation Department wants to raise nonresident deer hunting licenses from $225 to $265 starting next year. Nonresidents...
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