LETTER: Luetkemeyer should rethink position on Korean free trade agreement

U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer's recent statement fails to consider the history of previous trade agreements.

GUEST COMMENTARY: Maryland judge proposes 'best practice' warning for Web-savvy jurors

The phenomenon of social media-savvy "digital natives" colliding with long-held assumptions about how cases are tried and decided is rocking courtrooms.

Joplin seeking to expedite tornado debris removal

The city hopes to meet an Aug. 7 deadline for debris removal that would ensure the federal government pays 90 percent of the cost.

Missouri lawmaker Vicky Hartzler targets sex offenders in military

U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler of Missouri introduced legislation to prevent some sex offenders from being buried in national cemeteries.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission chairman to tour Nebraska nuclear plants

Chairman Gregory Jaczko will visit Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville, Neb., and Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Plant near Blair, Neb.