Verlander, Tigers hold off Cardinals 6-3

Justin Verlander allowed one earned run in seven innings, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinalson Tuesday night.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Congress must get Missouri River foes to work together

The country's national treasure must be managed to balance the needs of upstream states and downstream states, which have different needs in times of flood and times of drought.

Missouri Supreme Court asked to take on St. Louis redevelopment plan

The Missouri Supreme Court has been asked to rule on a challenge to the approval of $390 million in tax increment financing for a north St. Louis development project.

McCaskill pre-pays $3M of TV ad time in Missouri

The senator's campaign said she paid for the advertising in advance in order to get the maximum amount of time for her money.

Social media will be focus of All-Star week

From a downtown office in Kansas City, teams of social media enthusiasts are planning to monitor the tweets, Facebook posts and Foursquare check-ins of fans in a bid to share information about the city and address trouble spots.

Missouri deputy responds to 'domestic texting' call

A Montgomery County sheriff's deputy responded to a domestic violence complaint. One of the parties involved told him he could read the entire argument on the phone because it was conducted via text message.

MoDOT: Keep yard signs back from highways

The state transportation agency says the political and yard sale signs restrict visibility and create obstacles for drivers who need to pull over quickly in emergencies.


Young people who were brought to the U.S. before they turned 16 will be thankful for a new Obama administration policy that closely resembles the DREAM Act, a former undocumented student writes.


TOP HEADLINES: Obama presses for stability from Europe

Among today's top stories, President Barack Obama is seeking assurances that European leaders are closing in on a response to a financial crisis.

Steer runs loose near MU campus; 1 man injured

The animal was killed outside a home in the East Campus area after injuring a man in the University Avenue parking garage.