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Missouri woman injured after crash with a semi

NODAWAY COUNTY —A Missouri woman was injured in an accident just after 6p.m. Friday in Nodaway County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2022 Freightliner semi driven by Salih A. Mohammed, 34, Portland, Oregon, was southbound on U.S. 71 a mile and a half north of Maryville. The...

Police ID Kansas man who died in SUV, ATV crash

KANSAS CITY —Law enforcement authorities investigating a fatal SUV, ATV crash have identified the victim as 39-year-old Nicholas Santiago-Angeles of Kansas City, Kansas, according to KCK police. Just before 9p.m. Wednesday, police responded to report of an accident in the 4900 Block of Shawnee Drive found a the Santiago-Angeles,...

Missouri man, woman dead after vehicle strikes a tree

HENRY COUNTY—Two people died in an accident just after midnight Saturday in Henry County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2006 Chevy passenger vehicle driven by Christopher S. McCartney, 38, Windsor, was eastbound in the 200 Block of West 8th Street in Windsor. The driver failed to negotiate...

Greinke, Olivares return, power Royals to 3-1 win over A's

(AP) — Zack Greinke tossed six innings of one-run ball, Edward Olivares hit two solo homers and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-1. Both Grienke (1-4) and Olivares were activated from rehab assignments Friday. Olivares belted homers to left field in his first at-bats — in the third and fifth innings — for his first career multi-homer game. Greinke allowed one run on three hits with four strikeouts for his first win in his second stint with Kansas City.

Missouri woman injured after van sideswipes SUV

GRUNDY COUNTY —One person was injured in an accident just before 4p.m. Friday in Grundy County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2014 Chrysler Van driven by Felicia D. Terhune, 38, Jamesport, was eastbound on MO 146 one mile west of Brimson. The van crossed the center line...

Mo. governor, legislative leaders respond to Roe ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years — a decision by its conservative majority to overturn the court's landmark abortion cases. MissouriGovernor Mike Parson and members of the state's congressional delegation responded to the decision.

Roe overturned: What that means for abortion in Kansas

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, in a decision overturning the nearly 50-year-old case of Roe v. Wade, ruled that it’s up to each state to determine what, if any, restrictions to impose on abortion access. That ruling raises the stakes for an upcoming constitutional amendment vote in Kansas.

Update KBI: Police kill man who was chasing others with a knife

SHAWNEE COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday morning in Topeka. At approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, officers from the Topeka Police Department (TPD) responded to the area of 4th St. and SE Holliday, near the railroad, after 911 callers reported that a male subject armed with a knife had threatened them. The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office and BNSF Police Department also responded to the incident.

AG: Missouri becomes the first state to effectively end abortion

Following the Supreme Court of the United States’ ruling in Dobbs that overturns Roe v. Wade, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt Friday issued an opinion to the Missouri Revisor of Statutes that “triggers” parts of Missouri’s House Bill 126, effectively ending abortion in the State of Missouri, according to a statement from his office.

Kansas woman hospitalized after crash

ATCHISON COUNTY —A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 5:30p.m. Thursday in Atchison. According to Police Chief Mike Wilson, a vehicle driven by Julia Holt, 31, Atchison, struck a parked vehicle in the 1100 block Laramie. EMS transport Holt to Amberwell Hospital for examination. Police reported...