Nixon says the funding provision will extend autism services to an additional 375 children.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Dave Spence says he has completed a goal of visiting all 114 Missouri counties and the city of St. Louis.
The team initially planned to give out the replica rings commemorating last season's World Series win just once, but the team has decided to offer the rings at a second game on July 6.
Two adults were arrested following the death of a 9-month-old boy. Both admitted using methamphetamine. A 2-year-old child in the home was taken into protective custody.
Two suburban St. Louis companies, Lodging Hospitality Management and THF Realty, are working to buy Union Station and redevelop the site in a $50 million renovation that includes some public financing.
Boonville succeeded in finalizing the lease of one of the buildings of the former Kemper Military School to the Sedalia-based State Fair Community College.
Nik Wallenda's act will be in Branson through Aug. 4.