The Joplin Globe reported that high winds damaged the north end of the building's roof, causing water damage from the third floor to the bottom floor.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that 26-year-old Whitney Tyler is accused of working outside of her court duties when she accessed arrest records, criminal histories and driving records.
The November ballot item would raise Missouri's cigarette tax to 90 cents a pack. The state coordinating board said the measure could generate at least $84 million annually for higher education.
St. Louis was a finalist for the 2012 presidential nominating convention but lost out to Charlotte, N.C.
In the past 12 months, sales of the illegal synthetic drugs have slowed in the 13-county area covered by the Southeast Missouri Drug Task Force. However, a steady number of users still look for help.
A Springfield man is building his concrete home to protect himself and the environment.
The members of the Columbia Pachyderm Club applauded Rep. Akin for staying in the race and they are determined to show their continuous support until he wins the election.