Researchers predict that within the next few years the causes of autism may be more clear.
While jobs numbers usually bounce around from month to month, experts argue there are several reasons to worry about the current job market.
Facebook said it plans to keep Instagram running independently and will still allow users to keep their pictures off Facebook and post to other social networks, including Twitter.
Missouri's extended benefits program, which provides payments to unemployed workers whose state and federal benefits have been exhausted, has ended because the state's jobless rate has declined.
The Cougars had 25 hits in a doubleheader sweep Monday at Missouri Baptist.
The disease that leaves the telltale trace of white powder on the noses of bats and scars on their wings has been traced to Europe. While European bats have not died off en masse, more than 5.7 million bats in North America have died due to white-nose syndrome.
House Republicans are working to find a way around Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of the workplace discrimination measure.
Tax Freedom Day marks the day of the year when the public has collectively earned enough money to pay all taxes due.
The court ruled that individuals of any criminal background arrested for any reason could be subject to strip searches by jail personnel.
The Kewpies boys golf team placed ninth out of 22 teams Monday at the Smith-Cotton Classic at the Sedalia Country Club.
Baylor said Monday it has been involved in a three-year investigation with the NCAA into what are believed to be hundreds of impermissible phone calls and text messages sent by coaches to young prospects.
The brawny Kansas forward who overcame personal tragedy to lead his team to a national runner-up finish this season will forgo his senior year to play in the NBA.
The special prosecutor assigned to the case will continue to investigate the case, and skipping the grand jury should not be considered a factor in the decision to file charges against George Zimmerman.
The carillon originally was used at the Liberty Memorial. Now, those who brought it to St. Therese Little Flower Parish church hope it can bring peace to their neighborhood.
A bill moving through the Legislature would allow an Amber Alert to be issued for any person who flees after assaulting or injuring a law enforcement officer.
More than $30 million was transferred to public schools from March ticket sales.
The purpose of the registry is for notification and not additional punishment of the offenders by the public.
A Kansas City-area contractor pleaded guilty to defrauding the federal government program meant to steer projects to companies owned by disabled veterans. Warren Parker admitted to falsely claiming to be a disabled veteran and faces up to 30 years in prison.
Authorities are looking for police impersonators who kicked down the door of a Ferguson home and stole items inside. No one was hurt in the home invasion.
The Department of Conservation spends about $1 million a year picking up litter in Missouri's forests, conservation areas and river access.