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AP-MO--Missouri News Digest 2:50 pm, MO

August 11, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Missouri.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.



COLUMBIA — A museum exhibit in Columbia is unpacking how the concept of fake news has developed over time. SENT: 260 words.


— WRONG-WAY CRASH-TWO KILLED — Police in western Missouri say two people were killed earlier this week in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 49.

— CHURCH VAN CRASH-MISSOURI — Missouri officials have identified three Kansas City-area teens killed in the crash of a church van that injured 10 others.

— FREE MEALS-CAPE GIRARDEAU — A program through the U.S. Department of Agriculture will provide students in the Cape Girardeau school district with free meals for four years.

—HOMELESS ATTACK-SENTENCE — A 62-year-old man has been sentenced to 120 years in prison for attacking four other homeless people with a hammer and handrail in St. Louis in a fight over snacks and water.




UNDATED — The Kansas City Chiefs will be without starting safety Daniel Sorensen for the start of the season after he had surgery to repair a broken shin bone and damage to his left knee. By Sports Writer Dave Skretta. SENT: 350 words.



KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jack Flaherty starts for the Cardinals and Danny Duffy goes for the Royals as the cross-state rivals continue their series at Kauffman Stadium. By Alan Eskew. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 6:15 p.m. CT.



ST. LOUIS — Gary Woodland kept his 36-hole record at the PGA Championship and got some company in the record book. By Golf Writer Doug Ferguson. SENT: 830 words.

AP Photos PGA153, PGA155, PGA148, PGA142.


ST. LOUIS — Tony Finau tried not to look at the opening two rounds of the PGA Championship as a Ryder Cup audition as he played alongside U.S. captain Jim Furyk. By Golf Writer Doug Ferguson. SENT: 440 words.

AP Photos PGA101, PGA104.


—GLF--PGA Championship-The Latest


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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Missouri and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click “All” or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.

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