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Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza sold to joint venture

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza shopping and entertainment district has been sold for only the second time since it opened in 1923. Highwoods Properties announced…

Hearings set on Missouri American rate increase proposals

(JOPLIN, Mo., AP) — Missouri regulators will hold public hearings in southwestern Missouri’s Joplin and other cities perhaps affected by rate increases sought by utility Missouri American Water. The Joplin…

Casinos attribute higher arrest totals to better training

By BILL DRAPER (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Nearly 10 million fewer people walked through the doors of Missouri’s casinos in 2015 than in 2010, but the number of arrests…

Warrensburg Internal Medicine joins WMMC

Western Missouri Medical Center recently announced that Warrensburg Internal Medicine — formerly West Central Internal Medicine — has joined the hospital. Internists Jayendra Astik, M.D.; Bradford Carper, D.O.; and Stuart Smith,…

Express Scripts outlook for 2016 sends shares flying

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — Express Scripts released a 2016 earnings outlook that topped Wall Street expectations, sending shares of the nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager sharply higher before the opening…

Company, operators charged in Springfield ‘towing scheme’

(SPRINGFIELD, Mo., AP) — Two men and a Willard-based company have been charged in what authorities say is a towing scheme run out of a parking lot near downtown Springfield.…

St. Louis aldermen to vote on stadium financing

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — The effort to build a new football stadium and potentially keep the Rams from moving back to Los Angeles faces a key vote Friday when St.…

Construction companies get distribution from Mamtek project

(HUNTSVILLE, Mo., AP) — A court-ordered distribution will give construction crews owed more than $2 million for work on the failed Mamtek factory in Moberly less than 15 cents on…

Study: New terminal cheapest option for Kansas City airport

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A Kansas City Aviation report says building a new terminal would be less expensive than renovating Kansas City International Airport. The department told the Kansas…

Yahoo scraps original Alibaba spin off plan

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE (SAN FRANCISCO, AP) — Yahoo is scrapping its original plan to spin off its prized stake in China’s Alibaba Group and will instead explore breaking off the…