APNewsBreak: Source says grand jury eyeing broader case tied to Kan. abortion doctor’s murder

AP source: Grand jury probing anti-abortion murder

Mo. Democratic nominee for US Senate keeps TV ad despite copyright lawsuit by Fox News Network

Mo. Democrat keeps TV ad despite Fox News lawsuit

Police: Student who stabbed Mo. college dean in neck intended to stab governor instead

Police: Man who stabbed dean targeted Mo. gov.

Man charged with stabbing dean at community college in Kansas City

Man charged in stabbing at Kansas City college

Stabbing of official at Kansas City community college occurs minutes before governor’s speech

Man stabbed at Kansas City community college

Mo., Premium Standard reach deal giving hog giant to 2012 to install technology to cut odors

Mo., Premium Standard reach deal on hog odor issue

Despite federal change, crack use still punished far more severely than cocaine in some states

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KC Wizards head coach arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence

Wizards head coach accused of drunken driving

2 charged in Mo. with scheming to profit from false credit histories in first-of-its-kind case

2 charged in first-of-its-kind credit fraud case

Federal prosecutors in Missouri charge 2 with helping people build false credit histories

2 charged with creating false credit histories

AP IMPACT: New ID theft targets kids’ Social Security numbers, could threaten credit system

AP IMPACT: New ID theft targets kids’ SS numbers

Ex-priest in Wis. sex abuse settlement removed from volunteer post with Mo. Special Olympics

Mo. Special Olympics ousts ex-priest over abuse

Prosecutors charge 38 people in $20M black market travel scam that used stolen credit cards

Feds charge 38 in black market travel scheme

Former Mich. congressman pleads guilty to obstructing justice in terrorism financing case

Ex-Mich. congressman pleads guilty to obstruction

Ex-Mich. congressman charged with conspiracy involving terror financing ring has plea hearing

Plea hearing set for ex-congressman in terror case

Kansas probe clears athletic director Lew Perkins of wrongdoing in gym equipment loan

Kansas AD Perkins cleared of wrongdoing

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Kansas said Wednesday an internal investigation has cleared embattled athletic director Lew Perkins of any wrongdoing in connection with the free use of exercise equipment.

Convicted sex offender formally charged with raping 4 Kansas City, Mo., women during 1980s

Mo. man formally charged with raping 4 during ’80s

Kansas AD Perkins declines to talk about police reports he filed that say he was blackmailed

Kansas AD declines to talk about blackmail probe

Case of Mo. man who gave al-Qaida money shows the struggle in stemming cash flow to terrorists

Mo. case shows it’s hard stopping al-Qaida money

Feds: Kansas City car, auto parts dealer pleads guilty to giving money, support to al-Qaida

Mo. auto dealer pleads guilty to aiding al-Qaida

Kansas City rape suspect ruled out in series of California sex assaults, burglaries

Kansas City rape suspect ruled out in Calif crimes

Kansas City man charged in 4 1980s sexual assaults looked at in other attacks in Mo., Calif.

Rape suspect eyed in attacks in Mo., Calif.

‘Person of interest’ in recent KC rapes charged in 1980s assaults, also investigated in Calif.

Charges in old Mo. rapes, investigation in Calif.

Missouri mom sentenced to 15 years for selling 12-year-old daughter for sadomasochistic sex

Mo. mom gets 15 years for selling daughter for sex

Missouri lawyers file suit claiming swim coach had inappropriate relationship with teenager

Missouri suit alleges sex abuse in youth swimming

Former secretary of Islamic charity pleads guilty to violating federal sanctions in Iraq

Man admits illegally sending money to Iraq

NM medical investigator trying to ID bodies at company that did donations for medical research

NM working to identify bodies, body parts

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico medical investigators are trying to identify remains at an Albuquerque business following the arrest of its owner who was arrested on fraud charges after seven heads, a torso and several limbs were found at a Kansas medical waste company.

Bomb threat forces authorities to evacuate Kansas City courthouse

Bomb threat closes Kansas City federal courthouse

Medical shipments turn up heads, torsos of bodies that were supposed to cremated

Medical waste shipments turn up heads, torsos

Man who killed Kan. abortion doctor shouts in court that he did it ‘to protect unborn babies’

Man who killed abortion doc interrupts hearing

Police identify 3 people whose remains found in truck at Kansas medical waste facility

Police ID 3 people’s remains in body parts case

Attorney: Slain Kan. abortion doctor’s murder was ‘terrorism’ that calls for harshest sentence

Atty: Kan. abortion doctor’s death was ‘terrorism’

Police arrest New Mexico business owner after body parts found in Kansas delivery truck

NM business owner arrested in body parts case

Judge: No new trial for man convicted of murdering Kan. late-term abortion provider

Judge rejects new trial in Kan. abortion shooting

Man convicted of killing Kan. abortion provider faces life sentence, may testify at hearing

Kan. abortion doctor’s killer faces life sentence

Kan. abortion doctor’s killer faces life sentence, future of late-term abortions less certain

Killer of Kan. abortion doctor faces life sentence

County coroner trying to identify body parts found at Kansas City, Kan., medical waste company

Body parts found at Kansas medical waste company

7-Eleven clerk in Kansas City, Mo., slain while working final shift before moving to new job

Gunman kills KC 7-Eleven clerk working final shift

Homicide claim could undermine Mo. prosecutor’s sexual abuse cases against 6 family members

Homicide claim could hinder Mo. incest, rape cases

Gone but not forgotten: Mo. family gets resolution and help, with sister missing since 1987

After 22 years, Mo. family finds slain sister

Prosecutors to present more evidence in trial of man accused of killing Kan. abortion provider

Prosecution presents case in abortion doc’s death

Pastor says suspect in Kan. abortion provider’s killing attended special service night before

Pastor: Suspect at church before Tiller’s death

Witness describes shooting as testimony begins in Kansas abortion shooting trial

Witness tells of shooting in abortion slaying case

Mo. sheriff alleges purported gang leader ordered biker recruits to kill him, deputy

Mo. sheriff alleges gang leader wanted him killed

Suspected mastermind of kidnapping of wrong NJ man faces charges in western Missouri

Suspected mastermind of NJ kidnapping charged

Unhappy meal: Woman charged in rampage at McDonald’s over cheeseburger

Unhappy meal: Woman charged in McDonald’s rampage

Ex-Columbia funeral home director sentenced to house arrest for giving families wrong ashes

Mo. funeral home director gets house arrest

Authorities: 3 Mo. men accused of kidnapping NJ pet store owner apparently abducted wrong guy

3 Missouri men apparently abducted wrong NJ man

Police identify victims of St. Louis workplace shooting, confirm suspected shooter among them

Cops: Suspected shooter among dead at Mo. plant

Police believe gunman in St. Louis shooting dead of self-inflicted gunshot wound; toll at 4

Gunman believed to be among 4 dead in St. Louis