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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is delaying a planned tour to talk about his tax change proposals after admitting to having an extramarital affair. The Republican's spokesman said Monday that the governor will still unveil his policy goals this week, but that he's delaying a promotional tour. Greitens acknowledged being "unfaithful" in his marriage after a Wednesday report by St. Louis television station KMOV about his affair with a woman in 2015.

GRANDVIEW, Mo. (AP) - Police in a Kansas City suburb say a 27-year-old woman's body was found inside a burning dumpster. Grandview police identified the woman as Lynnette Williams. Her body was found Sunday inside a dumpster at the Arbors of Grandview apartments. The dumpster had been set on fire. Police said Monday a person of interest in the case is in custody.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Shaunte Harris lost her son to one of the many homicides that plague St. Louis, but the man who pleaded guilty in his death has her forgiveness. Charles Cornet Napper was in court last week to be sentenced for the 2016 slaying of Nathaniel Stansberry III. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a tearful Harris told Napper in court that she was willing to forgive Napper because he was "man enough" to plead guilty.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas biker group is helping victims of child abuse as they face their alleged attackers in court in Kansas and Missouri. The Kansas City Star reports that the Kaw River Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse formed in 2016. The worldwide Bikers Against Child Abuse movement began two decades ago. The group provides free emotional support and act as a safety buffer for children alleging abuse.

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