Senate Republicans roll out police reform package

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled their police reform initiative, which takes a different tack than the one House Democrats have proposed. The GOP’s plan, dubbed the Justice Act, would use federal grant money to incentivize police departments to adopt less lethal practices. “Safer officers and safer suspects,” Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., promised […]

Doctor buys camper to live in to protect her family from COVID-19

CREVE COUER, Mo. (KMOV) — Dr. Tiffany Osborn said she’s taking an extreme precaution to keep her family protected from COVID-19. “We decided the best course of action was for me to isolate myself from them once I started working in the emergency department,” said Dr. Osborn. She, like many St. Louis doctors, is on […]

Midwest reps hurry to DC to pass coronavirus stimulus

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — Representatives from around the Midwest made a mad dash to Washington to pass a massive $2.2 trillion stimulus package for Americans slammed by closures to slow the spread of coronavirus. “There were two members of Congress on the plan out of the total of four passengers,” Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., described his […]

No, the National Guard isn’t imposing martial law – here’s how they’re combating coronavirus

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (WDAF) – A viral message – allegedly from someone close to a government official – is spreading ominous predictions of martial law. The fake message reads something like this: “Here’s what my friend texted me. (His dad works for homeland security). He said that they are preparing to mobilize the national guard. […]