FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A central Missouri woman has been charged with first-degree murder after telling investigators that she fatally shot her boyfriend as they acted out a movie scene.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Madeleine Albright says during a Missouri speech that democracy worldwide "appears to be in retreat."
The 82-year-old former secretary of state who served during President...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Five students were arrested after a fight at Fulton High School left four staff members injured.
The fight broke out Thursday morning outside the school but spilled into...
CALIFORNIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old has drowned after jumping into a central Missouri creek.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Bradley Hall, of Fulton, struggled in...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — When Steve Stinson started giving tours of the National Churchill Museum in Fulton, he thought it looked more like a consignment store.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A letter from the Prince of Wales highlights the 50th anniversary of a mid-Missouri museum honoring Winston Churchill.
Members of the families of Churchill and President...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A staff member at a Missouri elementary school is charged with enticement of a child.
The Callaway County prosecuting attorney on Tuesday charged 23-year-old Davonte...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Fire officials have determined that a blaze that heavily damaged a central Missouri ambulance district headquarters that was under construction was accidental.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Human remains found in rural Callaway County last month have been identified.
The Boone-Callaway Medical Examiner's Office identified the remains as those of 39-year-old...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman charged with murder in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend told police they were acting out a movie scene when the gun went off.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A central Missouri man who admitted shooting at officers and tractor-trailers during an Interstate 70 police chase has been sentenced to 30 years in federal...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former central Missouri tax collector has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for embezzling about $300,000 in taxpayer funds.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A mid-Missouri museum honoring Winston Churchill will launch its 50th anniversary celebration Tuesday with an art exhibit featuring the work of roughly 4,000...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Two people have pleaded guilty to misdemeanors in the death of a developmentally disabled Missouri man whose body was found encased in concrete after he was reported missing...
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Communication is woven within the fabric of every single action in sports.
From knowing what plays to run, to in-game adjustments and even writing down stats — none of it is possible without communicating.
For most people, communication makes up the noise around them.
That isn't the case at the Missouri School for the Deaf.
The Eagles' seven-player basketball team trots out onto the court every game without being able to verbalize much to referees or the other team.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri museum honoring Winston Churchill will mark its 50th anniversary in May with events that include relatives of the famed British prime minister.
Relatives of presidents Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon also are scheduled to take part in the celebration May 3-5 at the National Churchill Museum on the campus of Westminster College in Fulton, the town where Churchill delivered his famous "Iron Curtain" speech in 1946.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a man and woman from Indianapolis who are charged in the killing of a central Missouri man.
The Fulton Sun reports that 33-year-old Ruben Corales Cabrera and 22-year-old Emily Ricketts are charged with first-degree murder in the death of 34-year-old Lauro Garza-Perez of Columbia. Cabrera also is charged with armed criminal action.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have identified the victim of a central Missouri killing as a 34-year-old man.
The Callaway County Sheriff's Office says Lauro Garza-Perez of Columbia was found over the weekend in a business parking lot near the Boone County line after a report that shots were fired in the area. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that the death has been ruled a homicide.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a man's death in a central Missouri business parking lot as a homicide.
The Callaway County Sheriff's Department says the victim was found over the weekend near the Boone County line after a report that shots were fired in the area. Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism says people fled the area before deputies arrived.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri county's share of a settlement with the family of a developmentally disabled man whose body was found encased in concrete is $2 million.
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FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A judge has approved the settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of a developmentally disabled Missouri man whose body was found encased in concrete.
The Fulton Sun reports financial details of the settlement between Carolyn Summers, the mother of Carl DeBrodie, his estate, and several defendants were not disclosed.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A convicted sex offender has admitted that he had sex with a 13-year-old Alabama girl who was brought to Missouri by the man's grandmother and mother.
Twenty-one-year-old Michael James Collins, of Fulton, pleaded guilty Monday to transporting a minor across state lines to engage in sexual activity. He also pleaded guilty to committing the offense while he was registered as a sex offender.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Last summer, 56-year-old Scott Ward discovered a lump on the right side of his neck. His primary care physician told him to give it some time. After a month, Ward got a scan. And then a biopsy. It was throat cancer.
Human papillomavirus was determined to be the primary cause.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A Columbia woman who admitted to health care fraud in the case of a man whose body was found encased in concrete has surrendered her nursing license.
Forty-nine-year-old Melissa Denise DeLap pleaded guilty in August to health care fraud in connection with the death of Carl DeBrodie of Fulton, whose body was found in April 2017.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been killed in a helicopter crash in central Missouri.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A settlement has been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit filed after a developmentally disabled Missouri man's body was found encased in concrete after he went missing from a supported living home.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Department of Mental Health employees have been removed from a lawsuit over the death of a developmentally disabled man.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. attorney's office says a former central Missouri tax collector has pleaded guilty to embezzling about $300,000 in taxpayer funds.
Former Callaway County Collector Pamela Oestreich (AY'-stryk) pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to one count of stealing. U.S. Attorney Tim Garrison says the 59-year-old Fulton woman took taxpayer money for her personal use on more than 100 occasions starting in September 2015.
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Commission on Human Rights is being sued for closing a discrimination complaint filed by a transgender man.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri sued Tuesday on behalf of Chris Lawson.
Lawson worked at a Fulton, Missouri Dollar General distribution center in 2015. He alleges human resources said he would be reprimanded if he used men's restrooms at work.
He complained to the human rights commission in 2015.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A nurse has admitted that she did not provide health care services to a developmentally disabled Missouri man for months before his body was found encased in concrete in 2017.
Forty-nine-year-year-old Melissa Denise DeLap, of Columbia, pleaded guilty Monday to health care fraud.
DeLap was contracted to provide health services to four people living at Second Chance Homes in Fulton, including meeting with them in person every month.
HOLTS SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — An investigation into animal neglect at a central Missouri kennel has led to a city employee's arrest and the removal of impounded animals.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a naked man in central Missouri after receiving reports that he was trying to break into homes.
Fulton police say the man is jailed without bond in Callaway County on suspicion of first-degree burglary, sexual misconduct, peace disturbance and resisting arrest.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is asking a federal judge to remove state employees from a lawsuit over the death of developmentally disabled man.
The Missouri Department of Mental Health and its developmental disabilities division were named in a lawsuit filed by the mother and sister-in-law of Carl DeBrodie.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — Three of five people charged in the case of a developmentally delayed Missouri man whose body was found encased in concrete have pleaded not guilty.
The Fulton Sun reports that Sherry Paulo, Anthony R. Flores and Mary Paulo entered the pleas Monday in connection to the death of 31-year-old Carl DeBrodie.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — The latest addition to the National Churchill Museum in Missouri is a testament to the longtime British prime minister's artistic, rather than political, skills.
The former Monsanto Co. on Friday donated a painting by Churchill to the museum at Westminster College in Fulton, where Churchill delivered his famous "Iron Curtain" speech in 1946.
The work, "Lake Scene at Norfolk" from around 1935, shows a tranquil scene of a tree-lined lake. Its value was not disclosed.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than a year after a developmentally disabled Missouri man's body was found encased in concrete, two people who are accused in a lawsuit of making him fight for their entertainment have been charged in his death, a prosecutor announced Tuesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A developmentally disabled Missouri man was forced to fight another man for the "amusement" of people who ran the private care home where he lived and was left to die in a bathtub, his mother has alleged in a lawsuit.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who is already in prison is now indicted in a 1981 shooting death.
A Callaway County grand jury indicted Conrad Schmitt on Thursday on a capital murder charge in the death of 27-year-old Ricky Ridings, of St. Peters.
Ridings was found shot to death inside a car outside Portland, Missouri, on July 8, 1981.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A mid-Missouri county collector has resigned after suspicious activity was found in the county's checking account.
Callaway County officials say collector Pam Oestreich resigned suddenly Thursday and the collector's office is closed until further notice.
Prosecuting attorney Chris Wilson said in a news release that the FBI has been contacted as part of the investigation into county's checking account.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka man has been sentenced to more than 18 years in prison for a gunshot that struck a 5-year-old girl at a hotel in Lenexa.
The Kansas City Star reports that 36-year-old Antwaun Nelson Fulton was sentenced Thursday. He pleaded guilty in January to felony charges of attempted second-degree murder, aggravated battery and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say 10 people were sentenced for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute more than $6.6 million in synthetic drugs, also known as K2, in central Missouri.
A total of 13 people have pleaded guilty to distributing the K2 through Callaway County businesses. Six of the 10 people sentenced Thursday in federal court were from Fulton, Missouri.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — The outgoing head of a suburban St. Louis school district has been picked to lead the third largest Kansas school system.
The Shawnee Mission School District announced the selection of Mike Fulton as superintendent Monday. He comes to the nearly 28,000-student suburban Kansas City district from Pattonville Public Schools, where he previously announced he wouldn't seek a contract extension.
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — The mother of a developmentally disabled Missouri man whose body was found encased in concrete is suing a group home, state and county agencies, and several individuals.
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka man pleaded guilty to shooting and injuring a 5-year-old girl when he meant to shoot another man.
Antwaun Nelson Fulton pleaded guilty Monday to attempted second-degree murder, aggravated battery and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.
The girl who was shot in the leg last July at the Crossland Economy Studio in Lenexa.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman who fired at officers and other motorists during a police chase is facing up to 35 years in prison.
Federal prosecutors said 25-year-old Victoria Ann Buol, of Boonville, pleaded guilty Tuesday to three crimes that occurred when she and 27-year-old Russell Dean Moore, of Fulton, were being pursued by officers in April 2016 on Interstate 70 near Columbia. The two fired at officers and at semi-trailer trucks during the chase.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Chris Rodriguez hid under the seat of a conversion van as he went through a border patrol checkpoint in San Diego. He was 13 at the time.
"I was very naïve," Rodriguez said. "I actually didn't understand what it meant to be undocumented."
FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A Fulton woman has pleaded guilty to helping kill her boyfriend's mother and brother-in-law.
Jennifer Grayson pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of second-degree murder during a pre-trial hearing in Callaway County.
She was originally charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the April 2016 deaths of Dale Horton's relatives at a home in Callaway County. Her trial was scheduled to begin Wednesday.