A Carthage woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing more than $44,000 from the residents of the nursing home where she was working, and another seven years for the financial abuse […]
A Joplin man is in custody after a shooting incident ended with a short police pursuit Monday night. Around 9:45 p.m., Joplin Police received a call of two shots fired behind a woman’s residence near […]
The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents is scheduled to meet for the first time since one of its members compared gay people to pedophiles. OU regents will meet Tuesday amid calls for board member […]
The City of Joplin is finalizing design plans for the Mohaska Trail Project which travels two miles through areas south and east of Cunningham and Mercy Parks. An open house public meeting will be held […]
A former Montgomery County man pleaded guilty to killing a southeast Kansas woman and her three children in 2013. The Kansas Attorney General’s office said 26-year-old David Cornell Bennett Jr, formerly of Cherryvale, pleaded guilty […]
An independent investigation at a St. Louis area veterans home has found “serious problems” at the facility, according to Governor Eric Greitens. During a Monday news conference, Greitens announced the findings. “They found a […]
Family members of the failed New York City terror bomber were blasted on social media Tuesday after they accused police of heavy-handed tactics — a charge that came mere hours after their son attempted to […]
Adam Vinatieri's field goal percentage dropped to 88 percent after he missed two attempts during the blizzard at Buffalo on Sunday. He needs a success rate of 90 percent by the end of the season to collect a $500,000 bonus.
We expected Trae Young to be good at Oklahoma, but leading the country in scoring? He is the biggest freshman surprise so far this season, but who else has exceeded expectations and who so far hasn't lived up to the billing?
Sure, Baker Mayfield took home the Heisman, but there's another prize for the Oklahoma QB and others up for postseason honors. Players are talking on the red carpet and backstage, hoping for info about their postseason opponents.
The Latest on the Republican tax overhaul (all times local): 12 p.m. House and Senate negotiators are rushing to finalize the Republican tax legislation for a vote next week, to deliver the promised measure to President Donald Trump before Christmas.
Audible.com best-sellers for week ending December 8: Fiction 1. Artemis by Andy Weir, narrated by Rosario Dawson (Audible Studios) 2. Year One: Chronicles of The One, Book 1 by Nora Roberts, narrated by Julia Whelan (Brilliance Audio) 3. Jacob T. Marley by R. William Bennett, narrated by Simon Vance (Shadow Mountain) 4. The Force by […]