(columbiatribune.com) - A 24-year-old woman accused of second-degree murder in the death of her infant daughter posted bond and was released from the Boone County Jail on Wednesday, two days after a judge agreed to reduce her bond from $1 million cash.
(columbiatribune.com) - A former Central Methodist University student was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of making a terrorist threat by calling the Howard County 911 center last Thursday and saying a gunman was on campus.
Salaries of Grundy R-5 school employees were discussed, with raises approved, during a meeting last night of the board of education at Galt. Discussion also was held on employee health insurance coverage.
The North Central Missouri College softball team has swept back-to-back doubleheaders to start the week, winning two at Maple Woods (Kansas City) on Tuesday and taking a pair at Fort Scott (Kansas) on Wednesday.
PLEASANT GROVE, Utah (AP) -- The discovery of seven dead babies in cardboard boxes in a Utah garage has police desperately seeking answers from the mother and other family members about how such a tragedy unfolded over a decade with no one noticing.
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience.
ORLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The long bus ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humboldt State University had been fun: The hours whizzed by as they watched movies, chatted up new friends, and jammed to hip-hop on the radio.
A Minnesota resident was hurt yesterday morning south of Bethany, when according to the highway patrol, the car she was driving was hit from behind on Interstate 35, went off the road, and overturned several times.