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McCaskill plans listening tour for Missouri seniors Missouri's U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill will travel the state this week to hear about the concerns of senior citizens in Missouri on retirement, fraud and healthy living. McCaskill will hold eight events on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to discuss the upcoming priorities in Congress that would affect seniors. McCaskill says she wants to hear directly from seniors about how Congress can live up to promises made to ...

Nixa student says it with donuts, secures a date to prom They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. MaKayla Trent set out to prove it Sunday. As prom season approaches, MaKayla took the initiative. She brought a dozen donuts to Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Springfield, with her eye on Blake Ferguson’s stomach, and, we presume, his heart. The donuts were an elaborate invitation to prom, as the box read, “Donuts are the bomb ...

Missouri GOP deals with party split at Legislature midpoint Missouri GOP lawmakers still are grappling for consensus at the Legislature's midway point. The most Republicans ever in the House have helped speed the passage of abortion restrictions and a bill to bar mandatory union fees. And headway has been made on issues important to both parties, such as fixing problems with the state's student transfer law. But differences between Republicans in the House and Senate have slowed ...

Missouri organic farmers eligible for reimbursement Missouri farmers could get money back for certifying their products as organic. The Missouri Department of Agriculture this week announced farmers could get as much as $750 back for certification costs. The department says the state received $127,800 in federal funds, which will pay producers and handlers 75 percent of expenses to certify their products as organic. Businesses must renew or obtain certification and document costs to participate. ...

Crash in Camden County kills one, injures three A two vehicle crash in Camden County killed a man from Lake Ozark. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports John McGowin, 53, was driving west on Route HH early Sunday morning when his pickup missed a curve, crossed the center line and collided head-on another car. McGowin was pronounced dead at a local hospital about two hours after the crash. Three people in the other car were ...

Breezy and warmer Sunday After a cold start Sunday will be warmer and breezy. A cold front will bring increasing clouds and isolated showers later today. ...



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Fair, 62 F

Forecast:
Sun - Partly Cloudy. High: 61 Low: 37
Mon - Sunny. High: 68 Low: 45
Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 74 Low: 52
Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 76 Low: 60
Thu - Thunderstorms. High: 72 Low: 51

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Leading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killed
A bullet hole is seen on an art piece showcase during the reopening day of the National Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia, Friday, March 27, 2015. The National Bardo Museum targeted by a terrorist attack reopens for the first time since gunmen opened fire on tourists March 18, killing 21 people. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian security forces decimated the leadership of a Tunisian jihadi group linked to al-Qaida's North African branch, including the man identified as the "operational chief" of the attack this month on the National Bardo Museum that killed 22 people, mostly foreign tourists, the interior minister said Sunday.

Destiny's Child reunites at Stellar Gospel Awards
FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2013 file photo, members of Destiny's Child, from left, Kelly Rowland, Beyonce, and Michelle Williams, perform at Super Bowl XLVII, in New Orleans. A reunited Destiny's Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)LAS VEGAS (AP) — A reunited Destiny's Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday as singer Erica Campbell took home six awards, including the night's top honor.

Police: Body found 3 days after NYC blast
Map locates a building collapse in Manhattan and has been updated with the latest information; 3c x 3 inches; 146 mm x 76 mm;NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found a body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.

Former HP chief Fiorina in near certain 2016 bid
Former Hewlett Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, March 16, 2015Former Hewlett Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina said Sunday she is more than "90 percent" likely to seek the Republican nomination in the 2016 presidential election. Fiorina, a former advisor to defeated Republican candidate John McCain in the 2008 White House race, told "Fox News Sunday" she was in the process of putting a team and campaign warchest together. Fiorina, 60, headed Hewlett Packard for six years until 2005, when she was forced to resign after the company's share price plummeted.

Arab summit: Yemen airstrikes to go on until rebels withdraw
Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, wearing an army uniform, ride on an armed truck to patrol the international airport in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, March 28, 2015. Yemen's President Abed Raboo Mansour Hadi, speaking at an Arab summit in Egypt on Saturday, called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country "puppets of Iran," directly blaming the Islamic Republic for the chaos there and demanding airstrikes against rebel positions continue until they surrender. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.