Don't let a cooking fire spoil Thanksgiving

Cooking fires top the list of home fires and injuries throughout the year, but particularly on Thanksgiving Day. Avoid becoming a statistic this holiday by observing these precautions from the Boone County Fire Prevention District.

SW Mo. police think mother shot son, then herself

Tammy Fleming left a suicide note that discussed financial and family problems.

Americans sacrifice to travel this holiday as costs rise

About 42.5 million people are expected to drive, fly or ride trains to their Thanksgiving destinations, according to travel tracker AAA. That's the highest number since the start of the recession.

Jefferson City father says son arrested in Egypt called home

Derrik Sweeney called home from the phone of a U.S. Embassy official and said he had been observing the demonstrations from the roof of a university building.