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News Minute: Here is the latest Missouri news from The Associated Press

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The University of Missouri-Kansas City is banning smoking on its property beginning next month. The ban encompasses indoor and outdoor sites. The university banned smoking in some facilities last summer before expanding the policy this year.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A former Anheuser-Busch executive who unsuccessfully sued the brewer for gender discrimination will now wait until September to return to court as she seeks a new trial. Francine Katz cites alleged jury instruction errors and a statement by the beer company's attorney during closing arguments that the one-time vice president says was incorrect.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Humane Society of the United States has contributed $375,000 to an effort to defeat a Missouri ballot measure creating a constitutional right to farm. Online Ethics Commission records show the contribution was made earlier this week to Missouri's Food for America. The committee had just a little over $35,000 in its account at the start of July.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City is hosting a public meeting with members of the United States World War One Centennial Commission. The events Sunday at the museum south of downtown Kansas City are open to the public. They'll include a panel discussion with World War I experts about the impacts of the war.

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