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Husband, Wife killed in Amish buggy crash near Diggins, Missouri The Missouri Highway Patrol says two people were killed Friday afternoon when the Amish buggy in which they were riding pulled into the path of a pickup truck on U.S. 60 in Webster County east of Springfield. It happened around 1:00pm Friday afternoon at the intersections of Highway 60 and Highway 'A' near Diggins.  Multiple units from the Highway Patrol and Webster County Sheriff's Department responded ...

Endangered Person Advisory issued for 12-year-old girl from Lawrence County Police, family, and friends are looking for a 12-year-old girl who disappeared from her home in Miller, Mo. on Friday afternoon sometime between 3:30 - 3:45 pm. Hailey Douglas was last seen in her front yard taking photos. Hailey is 5'3-5'4, 130-140 pounds with long brown hair with blonde highlights. Hailey was last seen wearing a halter top or spaghetti strap shirt with was a combination ...

Hefty rain possible by Monday evening Rain this weekend could turn heavy before ending early next week. Find out what the impacts could be by watching the forecast. ...

Huge sinkhole swallows part of Top of the Rock golf course A large sinkhole opened up Friday morning and created a new playing hazard on the Top of the Rock golf course. At about 6:30 a.m., grounds crews noticed the ground gave way between the practice driving range and the entrance pond to the course, according to Tammy Sapp, director of communications at Bass Pro Shops. Bass Pro Shops owner Johnny Morris developed Top of the Rock and ...

Pictures: Kansas City takes Game 1 of the I-70 series against St. Louis The Kansas City Royals defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Friday night in Game 1 of the I-70 series at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals improved to 27-14, the best record in the majors, while the Cardinals dropped to 27-15, best in the National League. (Pictures provided by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) ...

Morales homers twice, drives in 5 runs in Royals' victory KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kendrys Morales hit two home runs and had five RBIs, Chris Young gave up six hits in six innings and the Kansas City Royals defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Friday night. The Royals improved to 27-14, the best record in the majors, while the Cardinals dropped to 27-15, best in the National League. Morales, who leads the American League with 37 ...



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Tally of oil-soaked wildlife, alive and dead, mounts in California
By Steve Gorman and Alan Devall LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The carcasses of five petroleum-soaked pelicans have been recovered from California's Santa Barbara coastline, the first apparent sea bird fatalities stemming from the oil spill to be documented by officials overseeing the disaster response. The tally was reported Friday by the joint-agency command for cleanup and recovery operations in Santa Barbara and Dr. Michael Ziccardi, a veterinarian from the University of California, Davis, who heads the Oiled Wildlife Care Network. The body of a dolphin with no visible signs of oil also turned up on Friday in Santa Barbara Harbor, though a post-mortem exam must be conducted on the carcasses of the dolphin and birds to determine conclusively whether or not they were victims of the spill.

Bill to extend 'Patriot Act' surveillance programs blocked in Senate
Legislation to extend for two months a program in which spy agencies sweep up vast amounts of data about Americans' telephone calls was blocked in the U.S. Senate early on Saturday, adding to uncertainty about the future of the program. The Senate voted 45-54 on the procedural measure to stop debate on the extension of provisions of the "USA Patriot Act," falling well short of the 60 votes in favor needed to advance the measure.

Senate blocks House surveillance bill and 2-month extension
FILE In this June 6, 2013 file photo, a sign stands outside the National Security Agency (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. The Justice Department warned lawmakers that the National Security Agency will have to wind down its bulk collection of Americans' phone records by the end of the week if Congress fails to reauthorize the Patriot Act. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term extension of the USA Patriot Act.

Las Vegas feels magnitude-4.8 earthquake 100 miles away
Workers inspect damage to a freeway ramp Friday, May 22, 2015, in Las Vegas. The ramp leading to Interstate 15 was closed from damage after an earthquake that struck a rural area of southern Nevada. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) — A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck a rural area of southern Nevada on Friday, shaking buildings more than 100 miles away and shutting down a busy Las Vegas interchange as road-tripping travelers were descending on Sin City for Memorial Day weekend.

US: Myanmar should share responsibility for Rohingya crisis
A migrant weeps during a Friday prayer at a temporary shelter in Langsa, Aceh province, Indonesia Friday, May 22, 2015. In the past three weeks, thousands of refugees and migrants have washed ashore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, according to the International Organization for Migration. Half are Rohingya and the rest are from Bangladesh, the IOM said. The U.N. refugee agency estimates more than 3,000 others may still be at sea. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Navy ships were scouring Southeast Asian waters for boats believed to be carrying thousands of migrants with little food or water, and a top U.S. diplomat said Myanmar needs to shoulder some responsibility for the crisis. That's something it has been reluctant to do.