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26 min ago | National Journal

EPA Chief Won't Ditch the Waters Rule, But She Is Digging for Answers

Is it worth the effort for an Environmental Protection Agency administrator in a Democratic administration to meet with her farm, ranch, and Republican critics? Or should she stay safely among her environmental and conservation supporters in Washington and the coastal cities and just push ahead? EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, who is under fire in ... (more)


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Agriculture, Science

4 hrs ago | Joplin

Korean War Veterans Honored Today in Missouri

A Missouri state statue passed in 1989 designates July 27 of each year as a day for Missourians to honor and remember those who served in America's armed forces during the Korean War.


Related Topix: Missouri Government, Jay Nixon, US Governors

8 hrs ago | Saint Louis Front Page

National Park Tourism Puts $287 Million into Missouri Economy, Creates 4,758 Jobs

National Park Tourism Puts $287 Million into Missouri Economy ST. LOUIS, MO, , July 20, 2014 - A new National Park Service report shows that the 3.9 million visitors to Missouri's national parks in 2013 spent $287 million and supported 4,758 jobs in the state.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Ulysses S Grant National Historic Site, George Washington Carver National Monument, Battlefield, MO

13 hrs ago | Sedalia News Journal

Bowers, Turley, Ebert, Christy & Donaldson claim CMS feature wins

Smokin' hot summer nights mean but one thing to dirt-track aficionados a get your race on time! Race night it was as Central Missouri Speedway once again opened the gates for drivers and fans on another night of weekly championship action for Heartland Waste race night with 68 cars on hand competing in 15 total events.


Related Topix: Warrensburg, MO, Kansas City, MO, Stockton, MO, Holden, MO

20 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Report: Kansas City airport terrorist travel hub

A recent report compiled when Kansas City was seeking federal terrorism and emergency response grants claims Kansas City International Airport is a hub for terrorist travel.


Related Topix: FEMA, US News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Cutting Edge / Hillary Clinton's vacuous non-campaign, treating the...

Keystone Politics isn't surprised by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale's "damning" report on the Department of Environmental Protection's handling of gas-well inspections.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Opinion

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Lanes, ramps to close on I-44 & I-55

Lanes and ramps will periodically close overnight along Interstate 44 and 55 within the next week so Missouri Department of Transportation crews can resurface the road.


Related Topix: Missouri Government

Free Republic

Why Is Wal-Mart Preparing For A Major Earthquake On The New Madrid Fault?

Buried in a Wall Street Journal article from about a week ago was a startling piece of information.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science


More Safe Rooms Being Installed in MIssouri Schools

According to the State Emergency Management Agency , more Missouri schools are taking steps to keep children safe during a disaster.


JD Supra

Missouri DOR Burden of Proof and Notice Requirements Remain Uncertain After Veto

The Missouri General Assembly passed several tax-related bills at the end of the legislative session in mid-May that would have altered the Department of Revenue's burden of proof and changed its notice requirements.


Related Topix: Missouri Government, Jay Nixon, US Governors

Customer Interaction Solutions

Major Brands buying distributor Missouri Beverage [St. Louis Post-Dispatch :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 25--Beer, wine and liquor distributor Major Brands, as it rebuilds its business following the departure of some of its largest suppliers, is acquiring Missouri Beverage Co.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Cape Girardeau, MO

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Drug cartels active in mid-Missouri

From Kansas City to Columbia to St. Louis, the drug cartel is actively smuggling drugs into 16 counties in the state of Missouri.


Related Topix: Drugs

KOMU-TV Columbia

Freight broker to open office in St. Louis

A national freight brokerage firm plans to open a new office in St. Louis that could employ 95 people within the next five years.



Prankster leaves pink flamingos around Missouri neighborhood

It's a pink mystery on a quiet street in Missouri; someone is creeping around at night, planting plastic pink flamingos in people's yards.


Common Dreams

Missouri to Vote on Adding Phone, Email Privacy to State Constitution

Missouri voters in August will decide whether to add an electronic privacy provision to the state constitution, giving telecommunications the same protections that currently prevent police officers from searching through people's paper documents, mailboxes, homes, and possessions without a warrant.


Related Topix: Missouri Government, ACLU, US News, US Supreme Court, Liberal Political News

Trenton Republican-Times

NCM Fair Is Topic Of Rotary Program

Representatives of the North Central Missouri Fair presented the program at Thursday's meeting of the Trenton Rotary Club.


Business Journal

Major Brands to buy Missouri Beverage Co.

Liquor wholesaler Major Brands Inc. has agreed to acquire Missouri Beverage Co., a St. Louis-based distributor of wine, spirits and beer that had 2013 revenue of about $20 million.


Claims of botched execution will bring more scrutiny of death penalty

Arizona's lengthy execution of convicted killer Joseph Rudolph Wood will likely focus more attention on the nation's next executions, both scheduled for Aug. 6 in Missouri and Texas, death-penalty experts said Thursday.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Death Penalty, Arizona, Arizona Government, Violent Crime

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Execution date set for Missouri inmate TaylorExecution date set for...

Execution date set for Missouri inmate Taylor The Missouri Supreme Court on Thursday set a September execution date for convicted killer Leon Taylor.


Related Topix: State Prisons, Prison, Bonne Terre, MO

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sedalia Democrat

UCM theater students visit Boys & Girls Club5:54 pm

Theater students from the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg performed an original skit for the Summer Program Club members Tuesday.


Related Topix: University of Central Missouri


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