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A standoff that saw shots fired ended with the death of a 32-year-old Pittsburg man Tuesday night. The Crawford County Sheriff's Department tells News Talk KZRG 57-year-old Heidi Thomas and 31-year-old Jamie Doughty fled the house at 1180 South 220th Street after 32-year-old David Doughty fired several shots from the second floor of the home after barricading himself in a room. Eventually
It seems the rain is causing a minor hiccup with MoDOT opening the second lane of the Highway 171/43 roundabout Thursday. MoDOT's Dave Mitchell tells News Talk KZRG what still needs to be finished before it opens Friday.

"We're not being able to stripe the way that we had hoped we were going to be able to. There needs to be a certain amount of dry weather so that the
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John Mozeliak made one major move before the trade deadline by dealing with the team that beat the Cardinals in the World Series.  The Red Sox will receive right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig in exchange for John Lackey and minor leaguer Corey Littrell. Lackey, 35, is among the American League leaders in wins (11) […]
Police say a 12-year-old Florida boy is under arrest and accused of fatally shooting a homeless man in the head.
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The Detroit Tigers have acquired All-Star left-hander David Price in a blockbuster trade with the Tampa Bay Rays, a source has confirmed to ESPN's Jayson Stark.
The Detroit Tigers have acquired All-Star left-hander David Price in a blockbuster trade with the Tampa Bay Rays, a source has confirmed to ESPN's Jayson Stark.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch will end his holdout and will be reporting to training camp shortly, per league sources.
The Boston Red Sox have completed a rare trade with the rival New York Yankees, sending shortstop Stephen Drew to New York in exchange for veteran infielder Kelly Johnson.
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