Suu Kyi awarded Amnesty's highest honor

The international community and Suu Kyi's local supporters worry the ruling junta of Myanmar has found an excuse to keep her behind bars through elections planned for next year. Her trial for violating her house arrest is expected to wrap up Tuesday.

Southeast Missouri teen dies after being run over by trailer

Officials said they are investigating the Friday death of Derek Watts of Ellington.

QuikTrip to pay nearly $750,000 in OT after probe

The U.S. Department of Labor found that QuikTrip Corp. failed to pay more than 3,500 current and former employees the overtime compensation they were supposed to receive.

Firefighters save 4 boaters on Mississippi River

On Sunday night, rescuers saved four stranded people whose boat had lost power and lights.

Kansas City father of starved baby to stand trial in February

Nicholas Candler is charged with second-degree murder after his 4-month-old son, weighing 5 pounds, was pronounced dead at a hospital in November. His wife, Rebecca Candler, is also charged with second-degree murder and endangering the welfare of a child.

New Lutheran museum opens in Kirkwood

The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod's museum explains the origins of the Lutheran church, the founding of the Missouri Synod and the growth of the church.