State and Region

Missouri governor shortens prison sentence of former Chiefs assistant Britt Reid

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson on Friday shortened the prison sentence of former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid for a drunken driving crash that seriously injured a 5-year-old girl. Parson's commutation converted the remainder of Reid's three-year prison ...

Could Missouri’s ‘stand your ground’ law apply to the Super Bowl celebration shooters?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The man accused of firing the first shots at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl rally told authorities he felt threatened, while a second man said he pulled the trigger because someone was shooting at him, according to court documents. Experts say that even though the ...