The moose apparently leaped over an overpass guardrail, falling 18 feet to its dealth.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke Tuesday at a forum in Portageville, a Bootheel town about 170 miles south of St. Louis. He discussed job losses in the field and said more young people are needed in the trade.
The trial date for Spc. Jermaine Johnson, who is charged in the death of Myria Silva, has been re-set for June 29 to July 1. Silva was the wife of Pfc. Benjamin Silva.
The electricity went out in downtown Jefferson City for about an hour Tuesday as lawmakers were debating legislation and schoolchildren were touring the Capitol.
The nation's largest dry pasta maker says its second-quarter profits almost tripled, earning $26.2 million.
The Ramada Inn near Interstate 70 and U.S. 63 was robbed early Monday morning. As of 10 a.m. Tuesday, the suspect had not yet been apprehended.
Springfield police said in a news release that officers tried to stop the driver twice yesterday afternoon, but never pursued the pickup truck. The truck ran a stop sign and drove into the path of the City Utilities bus.
Authorities say the man and his stepson were involved in an argument at their home when the gun discharged and struck his wife in the abdomen. She died about a month after the incident.
The Missouri House gave final approval to the bill 127-31 yesterday, creating new taxes for ambulance services, in-home care providers and centers for the developmentally disabled.
The city plans to spend about $7 million this year on five more miles of trails.By 2025, the plan calls for 230 miles of trails just within the city limits.
Cars jumped the tracks along the riverbank of the Missouri River at Route 185 and Highway 100.
Both people used oxygen and had removed all gas appliances inside the home because the wife was a smoker.
A Missouri man is accused of swimming across a lake to sneak into the home of detained Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Ky, who is not allowed visitors.
Although Congress passed a $135 billion stimulus package, many states, including Missouri, are laying off public employees because they cannot afford to keep them even with the stimulus funds.
Her decision to turn the "New Moon" script over to the studio got her an invitation to the premiere of the vampire movie sequel.
In the eight seasons he has been at Hickman, coach Luke Neal says he hasn't seen a bond like the one between the teammates on the Kewpies' boys 4 x 400 relay, which was third at last season's state track and field meet.