WHAT OTHERS SAY: Does cutting taxes create growth? Not so much

The Congressional Research  Service published a report that concludes there is little evidence to suggest that "trickle down economics" actually works.

Bacon shortage 'baloney,' but prices to rise

The economics of the current drought are likely to nose up prices for bacon and other pork products next year, by as much as 10 percent.

Missouri conservation officials release lake sturgeon

All of the more than 12,600 fish were marked and chipped before biologists released them into the Grand, Osage and Gasconade rivers on Sept. 27.

Tigers beat Royals to clinch AL Central title

Miguel Cabrera had four hits, including a home run, and the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Monday night to clinch the AL Central title.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Due diligence reinforced in Mamtek audit

State Auditor Tom Schweich released an audit Tuesday that faulted a state agency, a municipality and private entities for insufficient due diligence before awarding state tax incentives to a proposed manufacturer.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: U.S. lawmakers should behave like grown-ups

The next Congress must show Americans they are the “grown-ups” worthy of high office, willing to compromise to move the nation forward.

Banking regulator with Kansas City ties to speak in Fulton

Thomas Hoenig's 4 p.m. lecture at Westminster College's Coulter Science Center is free .

UPDATE: Street racing blamed in fatal St. Louis wreck

Police said the driver lost control of a car and slammed into a concrete pillar on Broadway.