Leonard Riggins, a 52-year-old St. Louis firefighter, was shot and killed after stopping to help at a crash scene in St. Louis County on Wednesday. He's the fifth emergency worker killed in the St. Louis area this year.
The Missouri women's soccer team plays Kansas in the semifinals of the Big 12 Championship tournament. A week ago the Tigers handed the Jayhawks an embarrassing 6-0 loss at Walton Stadium.
Just two days after the November election and after months of campaign stump speeches and rhetoric, a theme of bipartisan cooperation emerged in Jefferson City.
Saturday's game against Kansas State is Senior Day and the final home game for graduating Tigers.
A California company that donates one pair of shoes to a needy child for every pair it sells will bring shoes to purchase and decorate.
Democrat John Bowman was introduced Thursday as the chief of staff for Senator-elect Robin Wright-Jones, of St. Louis.
Secretary of State Robin Carnahan said she will ask the legislature next year to adopt early voting. Nationwide, an estimated one-third of voters cast ballots before Tuesday, which proponents said led to reduced lines and quicker vote counts.
Kristine Key, who said she is a devout Seventh-day Adventist who is active in her church, received an invitation to teach at the Islamic School and couldn't say no. She teaches kindergarten homeroom, fifth-grade science and communication arts at the school.