AP-MO--Missouri News Digest 1:30 pm, MO
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Missouri.
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JEFFERSON CITY — Advocates say a new law meant to make it easier for Missouri crime victims to request financial aid to help pay for medical coverage, counseling and other expenses appears to be working. By Summer Ballentine. SENT: 670 words.
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KANSAS CITY TOWER-LIGHT ART — Artists are planning to transform a broadcast tower that looms over downtown Kansas City into a giant light installation that brightens the Missouri city’s skyline. SENT: 300 words.
LOOP TROLLEY — Trolleys are again carrying passengers in St. Louis’ Loop area and University City.
BODY IN CAR — Police are investigating a car crash death in a St. Louis suburb as a homicide.
CHRISTMAS BIRDING — The Missouri Department of Conservation is asking experienced birders for help with an upcoming Christmas bird count.
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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.