The bald eagle, barn owl and western fox snake have all been removed from the state endangered species list. The decision was voted on at a Missouri Conservation Commission meeting in September in Poplar Bluff after an internal review by the Department of Conservation and an external review by other experts on the status of each species.
An Independence lawyer who invested money from a memorial fund for two slain children into his own company is being investigated for possible securities fraud.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden on Thursday denounced Republican John McCain's $300 billion mortgage bailout plan as a way "to reward banks and lenders for their greedy behavior."
Proposed bacteria-level designations could mean the county would have to disinfect effluent in certain streams deemed "swimmable."
An audit of state spending cards released Wednesday found that oversight has improved but noted that one former state worker used the cards for thousands of dollars of personal expenses.
A southwest Missouri egg-production plant is named in four federal lawsuits claiming it and other companies conspired to fix domestic egg prices.
Marcus Powell, 27, was found in a shed in a mobile home park after a manhunt by St. Charles County Police this morning.
Officials in Missouri, a hard-fought jewel in the presidential race, are sifting through possibly hundreds of questionable or duplicate voter-registration forms submitted by an advocacy group that has been accused of election fraud in other states.
Paul Flo, an MU psychology major, has a musical career on the side. He has one self-titled album, released four years ago, and a new album titled "Go with the Flo" that has been in the works for the past five months.
Heavy fog is believed to have contributed to the accident early Wednesday morning on eastbound I-44.
Police in St. Charles County are looking for Marcus Powell, 27, who is wanted for questioning in the shooting death of Delarrian Davis, 12, of Madison, Ill.
The National Rifle Association is endorsing Republican presidential nominee John McCain despite differences with the Arizona senator on gun-show rules and campaign finance restrictions.