As his nonprofit organization continues to draw criticism from Missouri Republicans and Democrats, Gov. Eric Greitens on Monday spoke out in defense of hiding his donors’ identities by comparing it to the right to cast a secret ballot.
The provost and executive vice chancellor at the State University of New York, Alexander Cartwright, reportedly has been picked as the next chancellor for the University of Missouri-Columbia, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Supporters celebrated the release of Chelsea Manning from Fort Leavenworth military prison Wednesday on the Plaza at the J.C. Nichols Fountain in Kansas City. Manning was convicted in 2013 of espionage after disclosing secret U.S. government files to WikiLeaks and sentenced to 35 years in prison. She served seven years in prison before President Barack Obama commuted the bulk of her remaining sentence. Video by: ALLISON LONG and RICK MONTGOMERY | The Kansas City Star
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Kansas Citians supporting Chelsea Manning’s release
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