Interim Ferguson Police Chief Leaving In December, Interim City Manager Leaves Friday

Ferguson, MO  (KTRS)  Interim Ferguson Police Chief Andre Anderson will soon be heading back to Arizona. Anderson has submitted his resignation effective December 2. Anderson was appointed by Interim City Manager Ed Beasley to a six month contract to implement long standing improvement in the Ferguson Police Department. “I am grateful for the opportunity that allowed…

Rare Blue Crab Found In Mississippi River

Cape Girardeau, MO (KTRS)  Scientists have found a rare blue crab in the Mississippi River in southeast Missouri. The Missouri Department of Conservation says researchers recently discovered the male blue crab during fish sampling in the Mississippi River in Cape Girardeau.  Adult crabs typically prefer salt water along the coast. The department says the only…

Radisson Hotel In Mali Attacked

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Islamic extremists armed with guns and throwing grenades stormed the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali’s capital Friday morning, killing at least three people and initially taking numerous hostages, authorities said. The Brussels-based Rezidor Hotel group that operates the hotel said early on that the assailants had “locked in” 140 guests and…