JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri Democratic Party is suing to try to block the appointment of Mike Kehoe as lieutenant governor, reviving a longstanding debate over whether the governor has the power to fill the executive branch's No. 2 position or whether it can only be filled by voters.
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) A Missouri House member who served on a panel investigating former Gov. Eric Greitens has resigned from the Legislature.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) The U.N. spokesman said Monday that tens of thousands of residents have fled the fighting along Yemen's western coastline where Yemeni fighters backed by a Saudi-led coalition are engaged in fierce battles with Iranian-backed Houthi rebels.
NEW YORK (AP) Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday called the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "a moral and humanitarian crisis.
PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) A freight train derailed in southwestern Indiana and several train cars caught fire, forcing the evacuation of nearby homes while authorities monitored air quality Monday, officials said.
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri Gov. Mike Parson appointed state Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe to be the new lieutenant governor on Monday, despite some legal uncertainty about whether he has the authority to fill the position.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri Gov. Mike Parson appoints state Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe to be lieutenant governor.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) A welcome dose of rain spawned by a hurricane that churned through the Pacific has given a boost in the battle against two large wildfires in Colorado and Wyoming.
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SANAA, Yemen (AP) The Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen carried out airstrikes on the airport in the rebel-held port city of Hodeida, witnesses said on Sunday, as fighting raged on for the fifth day in the port city that's a lifeline to most of Yemen's population.
VATICAN CITY (AP) Pope Francis is pressing for negotiations involving the sides in the Yemen conflict so the humanitarian crisis doesn't worsen.
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ST. LOUIS (AP) A new Missouri Supreme Court rule that takes effect July 1 will make it harder for judges to seal pending court cases from public view without explanation.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Horse racing has been struggling for years to regain a strong footing on the national sports landscape, and owners hope to use betting on other sports to bring fans back to the tracks.
LONDON (AP) Firefighters sought to limit damage to the historic Glasgow School of Art Saturday, after a dramatic fire that ravaged it spread to neighboring properties and led to several evacuations.
NEW YORK (AP) Police say an intern at a New York City courthouse brought a fake grenade to work as a gag gift and wound up getting the building evacuated.
WASHINGTON (AP) House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he's not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children and parents at the southern border, as House Republicans, under increasing pressure to address the humanitarian crisis, raced to finish a new immigration bill.
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