The 12-year-old girl had been missing in southwest Missouri for three days. The suspect was found Tuesday in a vehicle that the missing girl had gotten into.
Serco closed a deal last week to lease much of the old US Fidelis call center in Wentzville, a St. Charles County town about 40 miles from St. Louis. The center is expected to be operational by Nov. 1.
The Cardinals' broadcaster thanked well-wishers and said he expects to return to the broadcast booth before the end of the regular season.
The 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech will include the LGBT community in an unprecedented display of inclusion for the civil rights movement.
The economy is slowly growing, the government's yearly budget deficit falling, but the nation's former top auditor, David Walker, doesn't buy the idea that everything is OK.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to get all of the world's 7 billion people online through a partnership with some of the largest mobile technology companies.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon asks legislators to sustain his veto of a bill that would remove the names of 870 juvenile sex offenders from public registries, saying the bill would undermine public safety.
One westbound lane is being closed to repair pavement damaged by recent flooding near the Gasconade River bridge in south-central Missouri.
The Cardinals defeated the Brewers 8-6.
Previously occupied homes are once again selling at a pace associated with a healthy market, despite mortgages that are up from record lows.
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster told jurors on Wednesday that there was proof beyond a reasonable doubt that Jesse Driskill killed an elderly couple in south-central Missouri.
Creator of the National D-Day Memorial remembered by friends for his sculpting talents.
The data also show a downturn in overall student scores, although company officials attribute the slide to updated standards and more students taking the exams.
David Lough drove in another run for the Royals in the sixth, but that was all they managed in another lackluster offensive performance. They finished with six hits on the night.
Charges against Ziyad Abid, who was held without bond for 11 months in connection with the Sept. 1 slaying of Blaine Whitworth, were dropped Aug. 2.
A school bus overturned Wednesday in Bonner Springs, Kan. Multiple injuries were reported. It is not yet known which school district was served by the bus.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources awarded a $609,942 contract to Pangea Group of St. Louis to reclaim surface-mined lands about two miles east of Millersburg.
The Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is named for the co-founder of the tax preparation company H&R Block.
Saint Louis University is defending a research partnership with a Chinese scientist who is working to develop anti-malaria drugs.