GLADSTONE, Mo. (AP) - Authorities in Gladstone are investigating the shooting death of a man. Police say the man was found injured in the back seat of a car last night at the Bluffs Apartment after residents reported hearing gunshots. The man died later at an area hospital. Gladstone police say they are searching for two suspects who were seen running from the scene.
BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) - Construction of a barrier aimed at preventing underground smoldering from reaching buried nuclear waste at a suburban St. Louis landfill has been delayed. Cold War-era nuclear waste is buried at West Lake Landfill in Bridgeton. Site owner Republic Services says it's committed to fast construction once regulatory agencies agree on a plan.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - More Springfield residents will be able to become beekeepers inside city limits. The City Council voted Monday to approve changes in city ordinances to allow urban beekeeping. The council approved one bill that allows two hives on city lots of at least 5,000 square feet. It allows one more hive for every additional 5,000 square feet.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Police are investigating how an adult's body ended up in a pond near the Kansas City International Airport. The body was found yesterday afternoon during a routine check by airport security. The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined the person had died recently.
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