Missouri Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Protesters speak out against the payday loan industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Missourian

    ... on this issue for a long time," organizer Robin Acree said. "We wanted to raise attention to the toxic loans in Missouri and the debt trap that they cause. They are taking advantage of a low-income workforce." Payday loan businesses such as Quik ...

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  2. Tigers need 'perfect game' to beat KentuckyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    Missouri coach Kim Anderson doesn't have the burden of high expectations in his first year at the helm, but the five-game losing streak is beginning to wear on players and fans. "Encouraging signs, you know, but we've been saying that for a while now.

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  3. Republicans propose bills that could decrease Missouri Conservation Department fundingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    The Missouri Department of Conservation, which oversees the state's wildlife and hunting seasons, has found itself in the crosshairs. Republicans in the Missouri General Assembly have introduced four bills - three in the House and one in the Senate - which, together, could drain the department of 80 percent of its funding.

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  4. Prosecutors promise thorough probe of police killing of teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    ... shooting occurred amid a national debate about police use of force fueled by racially charged episodes in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City. Denver police say two officers opened fire after Hernandez struck one of them with the vehicle, but a ...

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  5. Suspect at center of multi-state manhunt arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... NOW JOINS US NOW WITH MORE... ERICA? VICKI, SINCE THURSDAY-- FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN KENTUCKY AND MISSOURI HAVE BEEN SEARCHING FOR ROBERT CALDWELL. HE'S FROM DANVILLE, KENTUCKY, BUT THE MANHUNT GOT UNDERWAY AFTER DETECTIVES SAY HE ...

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  6. Missouri to drop expensive hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, use alternativeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Joplin

    JEFFERSON CITY a Missouri's Medicaid program has a found a way to lower the astronomical price tag for drugs used to treat low-income patients with hepatitis C. The state has teamed with 24 other states to negotiate a lower price for a medication ...

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  7. Suspect arrested in Kentucky after Missouri carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFVS12

    Authorities in central Kentucky have arrested a 25-year-old man following a carjacking and kidnapping last week in Missouri. Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger said the arrest Tuesday came after a 2-mile vehicle pursuit on U.S. 27 south of Stanford.

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  8. Lobbyist-funded dinners continue amid scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... guest list. Sitting around the two tables are members of the House Standing Committee on Telecommunications and the Missouri Telecommunications Industry Association, the lobbying arm of the very group the committee is supposed to regulate. Tuesday ...

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  9. Area to get electric car joltRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sedalia Democrat

    ... of going distances - say to Kansas City - and knowing there is a system of chargers is tremendous. Once completed, Missouri will be the only other state besides California with more than 1,000 charging stations in one area. Hughley said the power ...

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  10. James Kirkland Rep Mike Miller Talks How Deal To Fight Canelo Came TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sweet Science

    ... get into fighting trim, and look to exploit some weaknesses he sees in the Canelo game. Miller, who also handles Missouri super lightweight KeAndre Gibson, who was in Canelo's camp for many weeks before the red-head tangled with Floyd ...

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  11. Operation Silver Star: An evening to honor policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Copper Basin News

    Following the deaths in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City, political activists and segments of the media have demonized police officers, portraying them as racist brutes with guns, and nothing more. High ranking government officials concluded that the police were poorly trained and overly militarized, while Ferguson was still in flames.

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  12. Replace The VFW FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... is flying at a VFW post of all places. My dad was at Pearl Harbor when the signing to end the war took place on the Missouri. My mom was also there and worked as a secretary to Admiral Nimitz. My maternal grandmother and grandfather were there when ...

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  13. Mini-Drone At The White House - And ResponseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... is flying at a VFW post of all places. My dad was at Pearl Harbor when the signing to end the war took place on the Missouri. My mom was also there and worked as a secretary to Admiral Nimitz. My ... (click for more) The Chattanooga Housing ...

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  14. Bill would require extra step for new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... change that, and would require a vote from the legislature. "The Governor shouldn't be able to indebt the people of Missouri without the legislature's approval. It's plain and simple," said Sen. Rob Schaaf, (R) St. Joseph. Schaaf filed the bill ...

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  15. Repeat gun offender arrested again in STLRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... to the charge, and a judge sentenced him to a four year Suspended Imposition of Sentence (SIS), supervised by the Missouri Board of Probation and Parole. Under SIS, Brown did not have to serve time in prison. Instead, he was put on probation for ...

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  16. Pine Lawn Mayor facing more extortion chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... Despite the calls, he is still in office. PINE LAWN, Mo. (KMOV.com) Sylvester Caldwell, the mayor of Pine Lawn, Missouri, was arrested Thursday and charged with extortion of cash payments from the owner of a local towing company. Caldwell was ...

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  17. Professors Birchler, Katti to be inducted as NAI FellowsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Maneater

    ... within our Medical School, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine and (University of Missouri Research Reactor Center)." Candidates for nomination must have a minimum of one U.S. patent and be elected by their peers for ...

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  18. Full-time employment during college insufficient to cover tuition costsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Maneater

    ... wage remains stagnant, putting additional strain on students attempting to pay for college by working. Even if a Missouri resident student worked full time for an entire year making the minimum wage, which is $7.50 in Missouri, they would fall ...

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  19. Take public school funding out of a power struggleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    The budget that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has presented to the General Assembly unfairly places money for Missouri schools squarely in the middle of a power struggle between the governor and the legislature. Nixon boasted in his State of the State speech last week that he was proposing "record funding for K-12 education," with a $129 million increase to the funding formula, but that claim is deceptive because all but $50 million of the increase hinges on the legislature expanding Medicaid eligibility limits.

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  20. Former Missouri gubernatorial nominee turns to FergusonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    A St. Louis County businessman who was the Republican nominee in a losing 2012 campaign for Missouri governor is quietly working to influence the economic recovery in Ferguson after a fatal The private effort by plastics packaging mogul Dave Spence is called Ferguson 1000 Jobs. It got off to a rocky start at a recent public unveiling at Harvard Law School, as protesters at a panel discussion cursed Ferguson's mayor and Some protest organizers question whether Spence is using Ferguson to pave the way for his own political comeback.

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