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November 15, 2017
A typical scene of fields and cows just outside the town of Eldon, Missouri, population roughly 5,000; Today, 44 percent of the town's residents live below the poverty line and more than 60 percent of students qualify for free or reduced-cost lunches.  Photo for The Washington Post by Trevor Frost
Despite devastating injuries, football in the heartland is a way to make it through life
November 15, 2017 - 12:24pm
November 13, 2017
Courtesy / Tim Phillips
After five-year pursuit, hunter finally bags 'deer of a lifetime': a 39-point buck
November 13, 2017 - 2:03pm
September 27, 2017
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Transgender teen was stabbed, her eyes gouged out and her body burned, police say
September 27, 2017 - 3:28pm
September 18, 2017
Police officers watch demonstrators as they continue to protest after the not guilty verdict in the murder trial of Jason Stockley, a former St. Louis police officer, charged with the 2011 shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith, who was black, in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., September 17, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Lott
St. Louis police probe whether officers chanted, 'Whose streets? Our streets'
September 18, 2017 - 5:41pm
September 16, 2017
In a photo provided by law enforcement, Jason Stockley, a former St. Louis police officer, who fatally shot Anthony Lamar Smith while on duty. Stockley was acquitted of first-degree murder on Sept. 15, 2017, a verdict that had been tensely awaited in a city at the center of the national debate over police tactics and race relations. Harris County Sheriff's Office via The New York Times
Ex-officer acquitted in St. Louis slaying: 'I did nothing wrong.'
September 16, 2017 - 1:56pm
August 24, 2017
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A teen with Minn. ties was reunited with her birth mother - who then killed her, police say
August 24, 2017 - 7:29am
June 14, 2017
Missouri Governor Eric Greitens seen at an industrial site in this undated photo from his social media site made available May 30, 2017. Office of the Missouri Governor/Handout via REUTERS
Why an anti-abortion lawmaker made a video of himself beheading a chicken
June 14, 2017 - 1:31pm
May 19, 2017
Kingston Frazier, 6. Courtesy of Hinds County Sheriff's Office
'They didn't have to kill him': Carjackers fatally shoot Miss. 6-year-old, police say
May 19, 2017 - 9:08am
April 11, 2017
One killed, 3 injured in explosion at U.S. Army plant in Missouri
April 11, 2017 - 3:21pm
March 3, 2017
St. Louis man charged over bomb threats to Jewish groups
March 3, 2017 - 12:54pm
February 13, 2016
The intersection of Kandiyohi County Roads 1 and 27 is located about 4 miles north of Pennock. Matthew Gingery, 40, of Ozark, Missouri, will appear in Kandiyohi County District Court next week for his involvement in the July 12 crash here in which David and Mildred “Susie” Frank died. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Driver in crash that killed Pennock couple to appear next week in criminal case
February 13, 2016 - 12:08am
December 29, 2015
A Sun Country Airlines plane’s wing is de-iced Tuesday as a United Airlines plane waits at the de-icing station during a snowstorm at Logan International Airport in Boston. (LUCY NICHOLSON | REUTERS)
Severe floods hit Missouri as storms sweep north
December 29, 2015 - 11:04pm
March 4, 2015
U.S. attorney general: Ferguson policies targeted blacks, created toxic environment
March 4, 2015 - 11:52pm
November 25, 2014
Vehicles at a car dealership are set afire in Ferguson, Missouri early morning November 25, 2014. Gunshots rang out and buildings burned in a Midwestern suburb after a grand jury decided on Monday not to indict a white police officer over the fatal August shooting of an unarmed black teenager, sparking a fresh wave of racially tinged violence. At least a dozen buildings were set on fire in Ferguson, Missouri, most of them left destroyed. REUTERS/Adrees Latifplay button
Missouri city smolders after racially charged riots overnight following grand jury decision
November 25, 2014 - 7:00am
November 24, 2014
Protesters listen to the grand jury announcement in the shooting of Michael Brown outside the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, Missouri, November 24, 2014.
Prosecutor: No indictment for Ferguson officer Wilson
November 24, 2014 - 8:30pm