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New burrito joint in the Burg

New burrito joint in the Burg

By MITCHELL BROWN (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The door opens, and the sound of Jerry Cantrell’s power chords cuts through the air as Alice in Chain’s “Man in the Box”…

KC business leaders support airport changes

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City International Airport has become increasingly outdated and gives visitors a mediocre first impression of the city, according to area business leaders. “As one…

UCM and American Eagle Airlines announce partnership

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The University of Central Missouri and American Eagle Airlines announced a partnership Monday that will benefit UCM’s aviation program and its students as it provides American Eagle…

Horse slaughter blocked by federal law

By BARRY MASSEY (SANTA FE, N.M., AP) — The resumption of commercial horse slaughter in the U.S. was blocked Friday as President Barack Obama signed a budget measure that withholds…

Company files for bankruptcy after W.Va. spill

By JONATHAN MATTISE (CHARLESTON, W.Va., AP) — The company blamed for a chemical spill that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe drinking water filed for bankruptcy Friday, temporarily shielding it…

Fabulously Eco: Alternative options for Warrensburg

By ELYN HIRNI Muleskinner Reporter Five and a half years ago, shake-ups in her university career led Shera Oyervides, the eco-friendly cloth-diaper manufacturer and retailer who owns Fabulously Eco, to…

Court to rule on TV over Internet service

By JESSE J. HOLLAND (WASHINGTON, AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether a startup company can offer live television broadcasts over the Internet without paying fees to broadcasters. The…

Mo. lt. gov. wants meeting on housing tax credits

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder wants a Missouri housing commission to meet next week to consider awarding tax credits to developers. The Missouri Housing Development Commission…

Selling social media clicks becomes big business

By MARTHA MENDOZA (SAN JOSE, Calif., AP) — Celebrities, businesses and even the U.S. State Department have bought bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers or YouTube viewers from offshore “click farms,”…

Boeing machinists OK contract tied to 777X

By MANUEL VALDES (SEATTLE, AP) — The stakes were high and the vote was close as Boeing production workers agreed to concede some benefits in order to secure assembly of…