ST. LOUIS (AP) — The dangers of opioids are forcing police to change the way they test drugs found during traffic stops or arrests.
Coffee Zone owner charged with possession of 100 pounds of marijuana
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 4:05pm
COLUMBIA – A local business owner is facing charges of marijuana possession and distribution.
Osama Nadir Yanis and his son, Nader Robert Osama Yanis were both detained Monday, Feb. 19, for having more than 100 pounds of marijuana. Osama Yanis is the owner of Coffee Zone, located on Ninth Street downtown.
Lawmakers consider making "revenge porn" a crime
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 3:55pm
JEFFERSON CITY - The Missouri House is leaning toward making it a felony to purposefully send explicit images without consent, also known as "revenge porn."
The Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence said revenge porn can lead to 'unintended consequences.'
Opioids dangers force police to abandon drug field tests
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 2:39pm
3 charged in male enhancement pill fraud case
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 2:18pm
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Authorities say a man and woman from Missouri have admitted to selling male enhancement pills that were billed as "all natural" but actually contained the active ingredient in Viagra.
Missouri man convicted of sexually assaulting teen at YMCA
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 1:49pm
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A Springfield man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a teenager with a mental disability at a YMCA.
Missouri bill could take licenses from some teen drivers
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 1:46pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — A Missouri bill would confiscate licenses from teenagers accused of unlawful driving.
Small town students fundraising for service members overseas
Posted on 30 December 1899 at 1:28pm
TIPTON - What started off as a one-day service project has turned into a month-long fundraiser.
Members of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America group at Tipton High School initially wanted to do something for service members overseas.
Man charged with murder in 2017 Miller County campground attack
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 1:09pm
TUSCUMBIA - The Miller County Prosecutor's Office charged a man with murder on Wednesday in connection with a September 2017 assault at a campground.
Missouri suffers overtime home loss against Ole Miss
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 12:46pm
COLUMBIA- The Missouri Tigers suffered a 90-87 overtime home loss to the Ole Miss Rebels on Tuesday.
Missouri once trailed by 13 points in parts of the first and second halves. Ole Miss rode a 25-point effort from Breein Tyree. Three other players Rebels players also scored double-digit points.
Missouri universities' libraries move to digital collections
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 12:26pm
JOPLIN (AP) — University libraries across Missouri are spending more of their budgets on online resources and subscriptions, as well as prioritizing facility space for people and computers instead of books.