SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police say they are now investigating the death of a man found with stab wounds in Springfield as an "unattended death."
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Springfield police are investigating the deaths of a man and woman as a possible murder-suicide.
Police say in a news release a caller reported Saturday afternoon...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Commerce plans to have business recruiting managers working in Missouri and Texas.
Commerce Secretary David Toland says two recent personnel...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A 31-foot tall statue of Abraham Lincoln will make its debut this week in Springfield after stops in Chicago and Peoria.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man on the Massachusetts State Police most wanted list in connection with the shooting of a woman during a robbery has been arrested in North...
BOSTON (AP) — Two major casino operators said Friday they were in preliminary talks about the possible sale of one of the largest casinos in the Northeast.
MONETT, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found last year in southwest Missouri are those of a Springfield man missing since 2012.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A retired Springfield teacher has been found not guilty of sexually abusing a child.
A jury on Thursday acquitted 74-year-old Danny Carroll of two counts of...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — It's minutes before the entry deadline at the most prestigious taxidermy competition in the United States, and animals fill a sprawling expo hall like a frozen...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois' capital-city newspaper, a 188-year-old institution tied intimately to Abraham Lincoln, is without a news chief after its editor resigned in hopes of sparing more...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Police have announced plans to conduct a follow-up investigation into a racist video that a Missouri high school student posted on Snapchat.
Man dies after fire in Springfield home
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a Springfield man has died from injuries suffered in a weekend house fire.
The Springfield Fire Department identified the victims as 32-year-old...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Fire officials in southwestern Missouri say a man has been critically injured in a house fire in Springfield.
The Springfield Fire Department says in a news release...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Officials at Missouri State University have approved a plan for a $2.2 million Ozarks Education Center that will be constructed on the shores of Bull Shoals Lake.
Karaoke contest returning to Illinois State Fair
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Fair karaoke contest is returning this summer, and the winner will get to perform on the fair's biggest stage.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Two Massachusetts police officers have been acquitted of charges that they raped the same woman.
Springfield officers Joshua Figueroa and Derrick Gentry-Mitchell...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Democratic Illinois comptroller has dedicated a memorial to trailblazing Republican politician Judy Baar Topinka.
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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police have arrested a man for what they call an unprovoked attack at a Massachusetts coffee shop.
West Springfield police say in a Facebook post they...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois state prison officers who have died in the line of duty are being honored as part of National Correctional Officers and Employees Week.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A track and assistant high school football coach in Springfield is facing 10 charges involving alleged sexual contact with a student.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A former mail carrier in southwest Missouri has admitted to stealing money from the mail.
Federal prosecutors say 33-year-old Brandon Holt pleaded guilty Monday to...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — An appeals court panel has upheld a Springfield ordinance that prohibits women from showing their nipples and areolas in public.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man charged will killing three women whose bodies were found on his property will go to trial next year.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A 24-year-old man wanted in the 2016 slayings of two northern Virginia residents has been arrested in Ethiopia and extradited to Virginia on murder charges.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A former pharmacy technician at a Springfield hospital has been sentenced to three years in prison for stealing painkillers meant for cancer and burn patients.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who spent three decades in prison for a rape he says he did not commit before being freed in 2016 is now accused by police of raping a woman in...
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The federal trial of a former Arkansas state senator who is the nephew of the governor and son of a former U.S. senator is being postponed.
NEW CARLISLE, Ohio (AP) — A photojournalist shot by a sheriff's deputy while preparing to photograph a late-night traffic stop has settled a federal civil rights lawsuit against the deputy and a...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police have arrested state Rep. Steven Reick on charges that include driving under the influence of alcohol.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Flooding has closed nearly 280 Missouri roads and forced officials to evacuate some campgrounds.
The National Weather Service has issued flood warning and flash flood...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The name of an Illinois State Police trooper killed in the line of duty has been added to a memorial wall at police headquarters in Springfield.
Storm system drops tornadoes in southwest Missouri
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A severe thunderstorm has spawned tornadoes that downed power lines and trees in parts of southwest Missouri.
National Weather Service meteorologist Kelsey Angle says...
Investigation launched into school resource officer
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Springfield say a middle school resource officer has been removed pending an investigation into what a city lawyer described as a "physical altercation"...
Illinois lawmakers enter final stretch with big agenda
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois General Assembly is in its final stretch.
Lawmakers return to Springfield on Tuesday with five weeks and an ambitious agenda to go.
Twins separated in foster care reunite after 60 years
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Twins who were sent to separate foster homes at age 14 recently reunited in Springfield after losing touch for 60 years.
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Researchers will expand testing of defense-related drone technology with new permission to fly beyond their line of sight in a limited area of Ohio.
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio jail officer accused of having two female inmates perform oral sex on him will avoid prison but spend three years on probation and have to register as a sex...
Missouri man charged with eighth DWI
SRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Springfield man whose blood-alcohol level measured three times the legal limit after he hit a parked car has been charged an eighth time with driving while...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The co-owner of a Massachusetts bar charged along with several police officers with beating four of his customers after they left his business has pleaded not...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Missouri State women's basketball icon Jackie Stiles is leaving the school to be an assistant coach at Oklahoma.
Oklahoma announced Wednesday that it hired Stiles,...
NAACP critical after LGBT bullying at Missouri school
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The NAACP is weighing in after at least one student waved a Confederate battle flag while driving through a southwest high school's parking lot on a day focused on raising...
BOSTON (AP) — Get swole, prepare a bug-out bag, grab a go-cup and maybe you'll have a better chance of surviving the omnicide.
Translation: Hit the gym and bulk up, put a bunch of stuff...
Illinois honors former state, US agriculture director
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is honoring a former state agriculture department director who also led the U.S. Department of Agriculture under President Ronald Reagan.
Police: Springfield man stole 18 spare tires
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwestern Missouri man is facing charges accusing him of stealing spare tires off 18 Jeeps over the past month.
Illinois education board studying teacher testing costs
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois education officials are considering whether the cost of teacher licensure tests may be contributing to the state's teacher shortage.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman who conspired to kill her mother after being forced to pretend for years she was disabled wants her sentence shortened.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Agriculture plans to honor former state agriculture director and former U.S. Agriculture Secretary John Rusling Block.