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SLIDESHOW: Strong storms roll through the Ozarks Monday night Mother nature took no day off on Labor Day.  Strong storms rolled through Monday.  These are viewer submitted pictures. ...

Slideshow: Strong storms damage homes near Sparta Monday morning Bea Eaton snapped these images of homes damaged from a strong storm between Ozark and Sparta Monday morning. ...

Branson businesses experience end of the summer boom Labor Day is not only the unofficial end of summer, it's also the end of the busiest time of year for stores and attractions in Branson. "It's the last hurrah, the last hurrah of the season," Conoco clerk Shelly Morrow said. "And it was a good one" Businesses said this year's Labor Day weekend was busier than previous years, and sales were up from the holiday weekends ...

Thunderstorm Watch issued for much of southwest Missouri until Tuesday morning The National Weather Service issued a Thunderstorm Watch for much of southwest Missouri until Tuesday morning. The watch includes Barry, Barton, Betnon, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Dent, Greene, Henry, Hickory Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Maries, Miller, Morgan, Newton, Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, St, Clair, Stone, Texas, Vernon, Webster and Wright Counties.  Strong storms began building Monday evening in southeast Kansas and central Missouri.  The watch lasts ...

Officer leaves gun inside bathroom at Cheddar's Restaurant in Springfield A worker found an unexpected surprise in a Springfield restaurant's bathroom. Police say the employee at the Cheddar's on South Glenstone in Springfield found a 357 left inside a bathroom stall around 9:30 p.m. Sunday.  That employee then called 9-1-1.  Turns out it belonged to an officer from the Dallas, Texas area. Police tell us that officer returned to pick up the weapon. ...

Horse injured after the ground beneath it caves in A horse is being treated for injuries after an underground pipe collapsed beneath the horse and its rider on Saturday. The family that owns the horse say they are worried the injury could cost the horse its life. 14 year old Charisma Hynes was horseback riding with her grandfather and little brother Saturday near their home north of Roach, Missouri. They were riding along a stretch of ...

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Light Rain, 68 F

Tue - AM Thunderstorms. High: 86 Low: 69
Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 92 Low: 71
Thu - Sunny. High: 95 Low: 69
Fri - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 92 Low: 66
Sat - Showers. High: 82 Low: 61

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Record 4.1 million in Syria got food aid in August, U.N. says
People unpack humanitarian aid in a warehouse in GhoutaA record 4.1 million people in Syria received food rations in August due to more convoys being able to cross front lines and borders from Turkey and Jordan, the U.N.'s World Food Program (WFP) said on Tuesday. "We are reaching more people every day with urgently needed food assistance – many of them have been going hungry for months," Muhannad Hadi, WFP's regional emergency coordinator for the Syria crisis, said in a statement. Over the last six weeks, WFP and partner agencies have crossed front lines to reach more than 580,000 people, over four times the 137,000 reached in the preceding six weeks, it said. "Since July 25, a total of five cross-border convoys, via the Bab Al Salam crossing from Turkey and Al Ramtha from Jordan, carried food rations including rice, lentils, oil, pasta, bulgur, canned food, wheat flour, beans, salt and sugar for 69,500 people in the hard-to-reach areas of Aleppo, Idlib, Quneitra and Deraa governorates," the WFP statement said.

Putin's '2 weeks to Kiev' out of context: aide
Russian President Vladimir PutinMOSCOW (AP) — A Kremlin aide on Tuesday sharply criticized EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso for breaching confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks, if it wished.

Record English spending dwarfs rivals in Europe
FILE - This is a Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 file photo of AS Monaco player Radamel Falcao as he gives a thumbs up to fans as he warms up on the sideline during the second half of the Emirates Cup soccer match between AS Monaco and Valencia at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium in London. Radamel Falcao is set to join Manchester United on loan after the Premier League club agreed to a loan deal with Monaco, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monday Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)LONDON (AP) — English Premier League clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.38 million) on players during the summer transfer window, almost twice as much as any of Europe's other top leagues.

Euro continues descent ahead of ECB meeting
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2014 file photo Head of the European Central Bank, ECB, Mario Draghi attends a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says there’s room for governments to dial back austerity, within limits. The ECB is looking at more stimulus, such as pumping new money into the economy by purchasing bonds. But such central bank stimulus can’t do it all alone. “It would be helpful for the overall stance of policy if fiscal policy could play a greater role alongside monetary policy, and I believe there is scope for this,” he said in a speech last week at a U.S. Federal Reserve conference at Jackson Hole, Wyoming. (AP Photo/dpa, Boris Roessler, File)LONDON (AP) — The euro's descent saw it hit a new one-year low against the dollar on Tuesday, but the currency risks snapping back higher this week if the European Central Bank fails to back up its recent talk of stimulus with action.

More than 30 teens escape from detention center
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday, a spokesman said.