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Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Nominate athletes for the Semoball Awards
Fun. First-class. Unforgettable. It's the Semoball Awards. You can nominate players for awards, vote for the area's best fans and learn more about the event on the official website.
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Second Amendment supporters gather in Dexter
The Daily Statesman supports AT&T's "Texting & Driving - It Can Wait" initiative. We encourage anyone who texts to watch this documentary.
National Headlines
  • Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed
    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country....
  • Senate, House on collision course on border money
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate Democrats prepared Tuesday to whack $1 billion from President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, while leaving out policy changes Republicans have demanded as their price for agreeing to any money. The developments pointed to a hardening stalemate over the crisis in South Texas with lawmakers preparing to leave Washington for their annual summer recess at the end of next week....
  • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks
    BOSTON (AP) -- A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the investigation said Tuesday....
  • 10 Things to Know for Wednesday
    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:...
State Headlines
  • Missouri delays vote on KC schools accreditation
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Parents and students in the Kansas City School District will have to wait until the final few days before classes begin to learn whether the urban school system will remain unaccredited....
  • Turkish citizen pleads guilty in drug fraud case
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A Turkish citizen pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges for smuggling counterfeit and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States....
  • VA chief pledges end to whistleblower retaliation
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The acting secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs vowed Tuesday to crack down on whistleblower retaliation after a private government watchdog released a critical report on the agency's treatment of employees who brought internal problems to light....
  • Missouri governor tours Iowa ethanol plant
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon traveled to Iowa to get a personal look at the latest methods in ethanol production....
  • Police: Man hit pregnant girlfriend with car
    SULLIVAN, Mo. (AP) -- An eastern Missouri man is facing charges for allegedly striking his pregnant girlfriend with a car, putting it in reverse, and trying to run down the woman's mother....
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