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Snow buries parts of Rockies, Upper Midwest

by JAMES NORD (PIERRE, S.D., AP) — Heavy snow blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest with more than a foot of snow on Tuesday, leaving residents there and in the…

Pipeline of hoop stars from Canada wide open

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Every time that Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins heads north of the border and the subject of Canadian basketball players is broached, one…

Missouri gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

By ALAN SCHERZAGIER (ST. LOUIS, AP) — A state judge overturned Missouri’s constitutional ban on gay marriage Wednesday in a ruling that immediately set off a rush among some same-sex…

Munsterman wins Johnson County sheriff’s race

By AMBER WARD and ANDREA LOPEZ (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Claps and shouts proclaiming, “A new sheriff is in town!” rang from the Johnson County Courthouse hallway as Scott Munsterman…

Sheriff candidates report campaign financing

By SABRA HOEPPNER, JASMINE GRAYSON and CLIFF ADAMS (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Republican candidate for Johnson County sheriff has a lead over his two competitors in terms of campaign…

Parachutist rescued from Missouri television tower

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — Firefighters have rescued a parachutist who became stuck on the wires of a broadcast tower about 125 feet off of the ground and dangled for about…

Royals rout Giants 10-0, Series goes to Game 7

By BEN WALKER (KANSAS CITY, Mo. AP) — Madison Bumgarner is ready to pitch in for Game 7. The biggest World Series ace of all plans to be in the…

Free agency looms after World Series concludes

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Giants star Pablo Sandoval dug into the batter’s box in Game 5 of the World Series, peering out at Royals ace James…

Giants, Royals ready for wild World Series finish

By ANTONIO GONZALEZ (SAN FRANCISCO, AP) — Madison Bumgarner barely broke a smile walking around the San Francisco Giants’ clubhouse late Sunday night following a brilliant pitching performance that has…

PHOTOS: Behind the scenes at the ALCS

PHOTOS: Behind the scenes at the ALCS

Photos by HEIDI TULEY University of Central Missouri senior Heidi Tuley was one of 120 military personnel who helped unfurl the 300-foot American flag during Game 3 of the American…