Posted 2:21 AM 12/22/2014 by The Associated Press
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Missouri's low-wage workers are getting a small pay hike in 2015.
Starting New Year's Day, the state's minimum wage will increase by 15 cents to $7.65 an hour. The minimum wage for tipped workers in Missouri will rise by 9 cents to $3.83 per hour.
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Posted 9:29 PM 12/21/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams had not allowed a touchdown in three straight games.
But they had trouble stopping anything Sunday, allowing a season-worst 514 yards in a 37-27 loss to the New York Giants that clinched their eighth straight losing season.
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Posted 4:02 PM 12/20/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY - Kansas City police have made about a dozen arrests after a group protesting police brutality attempted to block traffic on Interstate 70.
The Kansas City Star reports that the group gathered at a park for a rally and proceeded to march onto an interstate entrance ramp, near downtown. No injuries were reported.
Eastbound traffic was shut down as a safety precaution.