Here are today’s top headlines from across Missouri:
President Barack Obama touted reports of growing high school graduation rates, dropping unemployment numbers, and increased manufacturing and exports while suggesting Congressional Republicans were holding Americans back from achieving even more.
NorthPoint’s new park in south Kansas City will have buildings covering a total of about 1.2 million square feet at an expected cost of about $45 million.
Missouri’s constitution states that the right of citizens to keep and bear arms, “shall not be questioned.” Now, the state is calling on voters to decide if the language regarding that right should be made even stronger.
The Missouri Legislature quietly passed the law this year, and it was enacted without Gov. Jay Nixon’s signature. It will go into effect Aug. 28.
Carondelet Health’s three senior care facilities in the Kansas City area will join a new nationwide network of 34 senior care facilities run by Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic, nonprofit health system.
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