Aaron Alexis was undergoing treatment from the Department of Veteran Affairs for mental problems such as paranoia and a sleep disorder.
A south-central Missouri man, a Marine from Fort Leonard Wood, died after falling into a sinkhole on Monday evening.
Patients can begin receiving treatment this month at a new dental clinic at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Treasurer Clint Zweifel said the deals typically involve an upfront, lump-sum payment to a person under a contract in which the business gets a portion of the person's future pension payments.
A $1 million grant designed to fight human trafficking crimes in St. Louis area was announced Wednesday.
Rep. Nate Walker wrote that he knows fellow Republicans opposing the override are of the "highest integrity," which is "something that I can NOT say for our Speaker Tim Jones."
The state Department of Agriculture suggests residents ask any person selling agricultural chemicals for a copy of the product label.
The renovation is expected to begin in the spring of 2014 and take about a year.
The Jefferson City Council on Tuesday confirmed that it fired City Administrator Nathan Nickolaus during a closed meeting Monday.
Jaimee Zupan reflects on the effects the Colorado floodings have had on her hometown of Aurora. She compared the rainfall to the snowstorm Missouri saw earlier this year.
Despite a frantic effort in the final minute of play, the Harrisburg Bulldogs suffered their first ever loss, falling to Brookfield in a close junior varsity contest. The final score was 14-10.
Tori Murden McClure champions the lessons learned in failure at Westminster College's annual symposium. This year's topic was "Global Sport: A Common Language in a Diverse World?"
Missouri football's secondary thinks it has improved in 2013 after intercepting six passes in its first two games. But on Saturday, the Tigers face their stiffest test of the season against an Indiana offense averaging 339 passing yards per game.
All five of the Columbia College women's golfers finished in the top 10 +as the Cougars captured the title at the Baker University Fall Invitational on Monday.
The Missouri men's golf team won its second straight tournament of the season. Missouri beat 10 teams with a score of 12-under par.
Aimee Mullins, the first amputee to compete in the NCAA, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at MU's Jesse Auditorium.
Following concerns of bullying at Ashland high schools, Superintendent Chris Felmlee said his door is open to concerns about bullying.
The governor called HB 436 “unsafe.” If the governor thinks it's “unsafe” to make law enforcement officials (state or federal) accountable for infringing on the rights of the people, then he must not know much about history.
Jerry Sandusky's lawyer faced skeptical questioning Tuesday from three judges on the Pennsylvania appeals court over his client's request that they order a new trial in his child sexual abuse case.
U.S. Figure Skating confirmed Tuesday that two-time Olympian Johnny Weir did not register for the qualifiers for the national championships, where the Sochi team will be selected. The deadline to register was Sept. 1.