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Transgender inmate latest to push for hormone treatment

By JIM SALTER Associated Press (ST. LOUIS, AP) — A transgender inmate is suing the Missouri prison system for refusing to provide hormone therapy as she transitions to a woman, adding…

Police: Molotov cocktailed tossed into 70-year-old’s SUV

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — St. Louis police are searching for suspects after a Molotov cocktail was tossed into the SUV of a 70-year-old woman as she was heading to church.…

St. Louis man charged in death of infant son

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — A St. Louis man is charged with second-degree murder in the beating death of his son. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2bynzu8 ) reports that 22-year-old Deveontay…

Audit of Missouri Legislature calls for more transparency

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — The Missouri auditor says the Republican-led House and Senate should be more transparent and should stop asking lobbyists for contributions. Democratic Auditor Nicole Galloway’s office…

Experimental plane crashes in Missouri bean field

(PORTAGE DES SIOUX, Mo., AP) — The pilot of an ultralight, experimental airplane is shaken but OK after a crash landing in an eastern Missouri soybean field. The St. Louis…

Police investigate report that female inmates were assaulted

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Authorities are investigating a report that one or more male inmates sexually assaulted two women at the downtown Kansas City correctional center. Jackson County said…

As society changes, Mid-Missouri PrideFest grows

RUDI KELLER Columbia Daily Tribune (COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — An engaged couple, sitting close in the shade while enjoying dancers during a street festival, is an occurrence so often repeated…

Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art studying expansion

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Officials with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City are planning a lengthy push to persuade donors, members and the public that the cultural…

Police officer shoots Carrolton man while issuing citation

(CARROLLTON, Mo., AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating after a Carrollton police officer shot an armed man. The shooting happened Saturday night as two officers were issuing…

Kansas City police shoot suspect, shots then fired at police

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City police shot an armed man early Sunday and then scrambled to cover after someone in the crowd fired shots toward them. Spokeswoman Sgt.…