UPDATE: Lawmakers struggle to compromise in Missouri special session

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 | 2:53 p.m. CDT; updated 4:17 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, September 20, 2011

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri's special legislative session teetered between collapse and compromise on Tuesday as lawmakers continued to discuss a job-creation proposal backed by Gov. Jay Nixon that would revamp the state's business incentives.