Florida's voters and elections officials are trying to avoid another election meltdown during this historic election.
The trial of a man charged with first-degree murder who escaped from and later turned himself back in to St. Louis police is scheduled to begin Tuesday.
Eight out-of-state insurance companies requested refunds on taxes paid in 2004 on premiums collected in Missouri, but were refused because they missed the deadline.
An Amtrak train struck a 15-year-old girl who was walking on the tracks in Franklin County. She later died.
Police are ruling the death a homicide.
The Democratic Party is expected to gain more seats in the House of Representatives after a race fueled by Bush antipathy.
Election officials hired more temporary workers, repeatedly tested electronic voting machines, printed more paper ballots and have taken other precautions in anticipation of high turnout.
Long lines but few major problems greeted voters Tuesday in Ohio, where a record 80 percent turnout is possible in a swing state that had presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama running neck and neck.
MU freshman Laurence Bowers has known Tigers men's basketball coach Mike Anderson since he was a child. They first met when Arlyn Bowers, Laurence's uncle, played at Arkansas when Anderson was an assistant there.
MU wrestler Nick Marable, who enters the season ranked No. 1 in the country in the 165-pound weight class, was one of two MU wrestlers arrested early Saturday morning.
Voting should go beyond candidate and party bashing, with more time spent on educating people on policies and civics.
By beginning a war with North Korea, the U.S. would have continued to lose its power and make more and more enemies. With wars still being waged with Afghanistan and Iraq, can we really afford to take on another war?
Instead of talking about nothing but Kansas State, the Tigers still clearly had their inability to finish off Baylor on their minds Monday.
Columbia native Carl Edwards is closing on two-time defending champion Jimmie Johnson after winning the past two races in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
Texas coach Mack Brown said in Monday's Big 12 Conference coaches teleconference he didn't think the fans on the field affected the outcome of his team's game Saturday night, but he worried about the safety of fans, players and others.
Vowing to end the war in Iraq and mocking Sarah Palin and John McCain, Joe Biden spoke to a Kansas City-area crowd on the verge of the election while Hilary Clinton stumped in St. Charles.
Warm and sunny weather should continue on Election Day. The National Weather Service predicts a high of 76 degrees for Tuesday. The average Nov. 4 temperature is 59 degrees.
Accusations against Warren Funeral Chapel have focused on unsanitary conditions, unembalmed bodies and lost remains. On Monday, new accusations surfaced that could lead to new counts added to the lawsuit filed against the funeral home by Attorney General Jay Nixon.
Monday's political schedule underscores how important Missouri is to both parties. VP candidates Joe Biden and Sarah Palin appeared at rallies in Lee's Summit and Jefferson City. Polls continue to show Barack Obama and John McCain about even in the bellwether state.