Airports seek to ease checkpoint process

Family and medically exempt liquid lanes could speed up the process for all travelers.

Six indicted in mortgage fraud scheme

The Springfield men were named for defrauding home mortgage lenders and soliciting people to buy homes under false pretenses.

Missouri adds 2nd-most jobs nationally in October

While Missouri continues job growth, the unemployment rate is also rising.

Eastern Missouri woman to stand trial in beating death of child

Brandy Mabery of De Soto is accused of beating her boyfriend's son until he went into cardiac arrest.

2 men plead guilty to role in meth death

A woman inadvertently drank lye in a meth lab with the two men and died more than 10 days later.

MoDOT labels 800 of Missouri's worst bridges

All of the suspect bridges will be repaired or replaced by 2014.

Southeast Missouri town considers pit bull ban

Dangerous dogs would have to be spayed or neutered and ownership of a pit bull would be illegal.

Former Joplin drug counselor faces sex charges

The accused is facing two counts of statutory rape and police are investigating three additional claims.

Missouri brothers charged in burning death of man

The two men are charged with murdering a 22-year-old Pottersville man, putting him in a trunk and setting the car on fire.