USDA: U.S. corn, soybean headed for record year

USDA predicts that corn and soybean production will be a record high in 2010.

Hello trolley: Grant to fund St. Louis streetcar

A $25 million federal grant will cover more than half the projected construction cost of a trolley in St. Louis running from Forest Park to the Delmar Loop.

Columbia residents discuss efforts to save Missouri Theatre

Members of the community said the Missouri Theatre Centre for the Arts isn't just a place for music, it is a staple of downtown Columbia and is worth saving.

Blagojevich jurors say they agree on 2 counts

Jurors in the Blagojevich corruption trial said they reached agreement on two of 24 counts against him, but gave no indication what counts they decided upon. Judge James B. Zagel said he wants them to deliberate more.

Two weeks before school, Kansas City teachers get laid off

The Kansas City School district has notified 175 teachers this week that they will not have jobs when the school year starts in two weeks.