Internet worm Conficker could change tactics

On April Fools' Day, the Internet worm Conficker that has affected many PCs is expected to change tactics to acquire more "botnets," Conficker-infected machines, experts said.

Missouri House committee approves $700 million bond

The bond includes more than $81.4 million for MU construction projects.

Missouri Senate committee OKs rewritten bill on AmerenUE plant plan

Missouri's Senate Commerce Committee has passed the rewritten version of a bill that originally faced criticism from consumer advocates as being "a utility wish list."

Missouri Senate stalls on tax credit bill

Missouri senators decided to set aside discussion on an economic development bill that would cap tax credit programs and expand job-based tax incentives. After nine hours of debate, lawmakers decided to stall dealing with the bill until next week.

Coalition: Clean energy will create jobs

Members of the United States Climate Action Partnership say Missouri has strong opportunities for clean energy.

Missouri teen shot was driving grandfather's SUV

The boy was shot Monday after opening fire on highway patrol troopers Steve Burrows and John Terrell after leading troopers on a chase on Interstate 35 near Perry, Okla.

Missouri man charged with injuring 8-month-old

The man was reported to have been caring for his girlfriend's child when the baby suffered injuries consistent with severe blunt force trauma.

Baby sitter bound over for trial in infant's death

An autopsy showed that the child suffered hemorrahages, a skull fracture and other injuries.

Inmate indicted in attack at prison medical center

The 29-year-old was charged with stabbing another inmate with a seven-inch sharpened metal rod.

Unemployment Olympics meant to lift spirits of jobless

The New York City event hosted simple games for the unemployed aimed at keeping them hopeful during times of job loss.

Man who stole fake leg charged with meth conspiracy

A man from Des Moines charged with conspiracy to sell methamphetamine was found to have a warrant for theft of a prosthetic leg.