David Freese's three-run home run snapped the team's long ball drought, and Matt Holliday's three-run double was the go-ahead blow as St. Louis beat the Houston Astros 13-5 Thursday.
The Jackson County medical examiner says John Watzlawick died of heat-related illness in July. According to the death report, Watzlawick had a body temperature of 108 degrees when he arrived in the emergency room after collapsing on his mail route.
A question on Missouri's November ballot would have a special commission nominate four finalists instead of three for Missouri Supreme Court and state Court of Appeals vacancies.
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport worked with the National Weather Service to meet guidelines for emergency operations planning and severe weather procedures.
The school in St. Joseph was a dry campus until April 2008, when it began allowing wine and beer at specific events at a few buildings on campus.
Paul Ryan is expected to attend the fundraiser Thursday evening. He is not scheduled to make any public appearances during his visit.
The Department of Conservation said the lake has had problems with poor fish populations and too much vegetation.
The Ozarks County School Association works with local residents and building owners to preserve the schools and transform them into community hubs.
U.S. forecasters say the storm will likely turn into a hurricane by Friday. Isaac could hit Florida, where the Republican National Convention is set to begin Monday.
James H. Ross, chief executive officer of MU Health Care, will retire at the end of the year. Robert Churchill, dean of the MU School of Medicine will retire Oct. 31.
James H. Ross, chief executive officer of MU Health Care, will retire Dec. 31, according to an announcement from Harold A. Williamson Jr., vice chancellor of MU Health System.