KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A co-owner of two Kansas City-area hotels has been sentenced to a year and nine months in federal prison for hiring workers who were in the country illegally and paying them less than other employees.
(hannibal.net) - The Northeast Missouri Narcotics Task Force has reported drug charges have been filed against three suspects, following an investigation that began approximately one and a half months ago concerning certain individuals using and selling heroin in the Marion County area.
STOCKPORT, Ohio (AP) -- Sixth-grader Kayla Hunter considers herself pretty tech savvy. She has a computer at home unlike about half her classmates at her elementary school. And it matches up well with the one she'll use this week to take a new test linked to the Common Core standards.
Maysville won the Class 1, District 4 wrestling tournament in their own gymnasium on Saturday afternoon, scoring 151 points to beat runner-up Marceline (136), third place Gallatin (129), and fourth place Trenton, with 104 points.
The Mercer basketball teams finish the regular season this week with home games against Gilman City (Tuesday) and road games at East Harrison (Friday). Mercer will be in Class 1, District 12, next week at Linn County High School.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The official sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law may be over, but leading congressional Democrats say millions of Americans facing new tax penalties deserve a second chance.
The Grundy R-5 basketball teams finish the 2014-2015 regular season this week, with a pair a conference doubleheaders. On Senior Night (Tuesday), the Panthers host Tri-County. On Friday night, for homecoming, Grundy hosts Pattonsburg.