- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)35
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
The Reds and Padres agreed to trade Ken Griffey Jr. for Phil Nevin last weekend, but the deal died when Nevin wouldn't waive his no-trade clause. Nevin said Thursday that he told Padres general manager Kevin Towers that he wants to stay in San Diego, where he resurrected his career in 1999 after arriving as a backup catcher in a spring training trade with Anaheim.
Trail Blazers Damon Stoudamire and Rasheed Wallace have pleaded innocent to misdemeanor marijuana possession charges related to a traffic stop in Washington state last month.
Tennis star Kim Clijsters is Belgian
Kim Clijsters' boyfriend, top-ranked Lleyton Hewitt, wants her to become an Australian citizen -- for tax purposes.
As for Clijsters' agent-father, Lei, he remains tight-lipped, telling the Le Soir newspaper: "She always said she wanted to remain Belgian. But as her manager, I have to study all offers and we cannot reject this without examining it carefully."
That, we believe, is known as a Belgian waffle.
Gary Pinkel, Missouri football coach and former UW assistant, to the Kansas City Star: "Quarterbacks are like tea bags. You don't know what you've got until you put them in hot water."
Phillies Manager Larry Bowa on new acquisition Jim Thome: "I have already nicknamed him. We are going to call him 'Boo' in April, so when the fans boo him, he'ill think they're rooting him on."
--From wire reports