fair-housing
Home » 2013 » June » 20

City streets to be resurfaced starting in July

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) The city’s annual summer street maintenance program begins in July as numerous community streets will receive an asphalt surface overlay, according to a news release. This work will…

Missouri park officials close swimming beaches

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Five swimming beaches at Missouri parks have been closed because after tests this week showed high levels of bacteria. A sixth beach — at Mark…

Board approves settlement with ousted president

(JOPLIN, Mo., AP) — Missouri Southern State University has reached a settlement agreement with ousted president Bruce Speck. The university in Joplin announced Wednesday that Speck will receive $185,400 —…

Zimmerman jurors reveal personal details

By KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER (SANFORD, Fla., AP) — One potential juror at George Zimmerman’s second-degree murder trial belongs to the National Rifle Association. Another says she was the…

Bulger trial: The hit man of Country Club Lane

By BRIDGET MURPHY (MILFORD, Mass., AP) — He parks his silver Mercedes-Benz sedan behind his condo, below a deck decorated with white and pink flowers, where a couple of small…

Youth leagues try to rein in ‘bad news parents’

By MARTHA IRVINE (BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., AP) — No parent here has rushed onto a playing field to jump a referee who made an unpopular call. No adult has gotten…

Developer: Caverns could preserve humanity

By BILL DRAPER (ATCHISON, Kan., AP) — After most of the world’s population is wiped off the map by a wayward meteorite or hail of nuclear missiles, the survival of…