Park University is launching the first varsity esports team in the Kansas City area. Gamers will join an intramural league and play League of Legends. They will be eligible for scholarships of around $3,000.
A video taken outside Springfield, Missouri, showed someone dumping a dog on the side of the road July 10. The Greene County Sheriff’s Office said it arrested the driver for animal neglect and abandonment.
Missouri Governor Mike Parson on Friday signed into law a bill banning marriage for anyone under 16. Before, Missouri was the easiest state in the nation for 15-year-olds to wed. In addition, now anyone 21 or older cannot marry someone 16 or younger.
Authorities say a gunman being investigated in the killing of a university student from India shot and wounded three Kansas City police officers Sunday before dying in an exchange of gunfire with police.