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Fisherman catches alligator in Missouri pond

The Department of Conservation says it was a pet that had been released, since alligators can't survive in the wild as far north as Missouri.

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Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando

Crayola is a subsidiary of Kansas City-based Hallmark Cards.


Tyson will sell off poultry operations in Mexico, Brazil

Tyson Foods also says  it would close three U.S. plants that have struggled financially. Those plants employ a total of 950 workers.

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10-year-old shot while taking out the trash in St. Louis County

Police say the shooting happened Wednesday night about the same time a man was shot while walking on a nearby street.


Business border war: 2 more companies plan move to Missouri from Kansas

The moves come as officials in Missouri and Kansas have been seeking a 'truce' of sorts.   Each state has used tax incentives to lure businesses away from the other.

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Study says raising beef creates more pollution than pork, poultry or dairy

The cattle industry says the study done by the National Academy of Sciences is a "gross oversimplification."


103 rabies cases reported in Arkansas this year

Experts say most of the rabies cases are found skunks and bats.

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Hillary Clinton: Job of President has 'gotten even bigger and more difficult'

In an interview with PBS' Charlie Rose, Clinton says she will have a 'specific agenda' if she runs.

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  • Customer refuses to leave tip for gay waiter

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    What a customer left behind for a waiter in Kansas has ignited a social media firestorm. The server found a message written on a credit card receipt telling him he would get no tip because he is gay.  

    Sandra Olivas reports.

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