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Missouri man who shot deputy facing federal indictment

A federal grand jury has indicted a St. Louis man on drug and firearms charges related to the shooting of a Jasper County deputy in 2017

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Kansas City man sentenced for killing 18-year-old daughter

A 43-year-old Kansas City man has been sentenced to two life sentences after being convicted of murdering his teenage daughter

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1 Chicago officer shot, 2 others hurt after dragged by car

Chicago police say one officer has been shot and wounded and, in a separate incident, two others have suffered serious injuries after being dragged by a vehicle

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School district hopes 4-day week bolsters staff retention

Spokane School District has adopted a four-day week starting this fall to boost staff recruitment and retention

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Missouri receives $1.5 million gift for business operations

A descendant of one of the families that helped found the University of Missouri has pledged $1.5 million to the university to support business operations

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Illinois Rail Safety Week to be observed Sept. 22-28

Pedestrians' and motorists' safety around trains and railroad tracks will be the focus of Illinois Rail Safety Week next week

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Ex-northwestern Indiana mayor fighting federal convictions

A former northwestern Indiana mayor is continuing to fight the bribery and tax obstruction convictions that forced him from office earlier this year

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Woman gets 20 years for role in Missouri officer's death

A Missouri woman will serve 20 years in prison for her role in the death of a Clinton police officer

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Woman dies after stolen vehicle crash in southeast Missouri

Authorities say a 37-year-old woman died when a stolen truck she was driving crashed

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Chicago officer pleads guilty in crash data-for-bribes case

A Chicago Police officer has pleaded guilty to accepting thousands of dollars in bribes from an attorney's referral service in exchange for information about people recently involved in traffic accidents