State law says the governor appoints a new auditor when a vacancy occurs to fill the office for the rest of the term until a new auditor is elected.
The expansion will include a lower-level bone preparation room where visitors can see fossils being readied for display, an observation deck and a gift shop with fossils for sale.
Judy Clarke has made it her career representing the accused offenders of some of the most high-profile crimes in the last half-century. She appeared in court again this week representing the man accused of orchestrating the bombing of the Boston Marathon.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., which has more than 11,000 stores in 27 countries, has struggled with two years of mostly sluggish sales due in large part to a challenging global economy and major changes in how people shop.
The Supreme Court will hear arguments next week over whether millions of people covered by the nation’s health care law can legally continue to get financial help to pay for their insurance. If the court says no, millions of consumers across more than 30 states could lose federal subsidies for their premiums.
A change in the sever storm siren sounds this year, which is voluntary for any municipality, might provide southwest Missouri residents with a more clear idea of what kind of danger they are in when storms pass over.
Several programs give students the chance to pit their chess skills against the skills of others after school, but a few schools are considering moving chess into the regular school day.
People who choose a custom gender can also choose the pronoun they would like to be referred to publicly: he/his, she/her or they/their.
Restaurant menus are a complicated mixture of psychology, art and sales pitches. No detail is too small to matter, right down to the dollar sign.
The new rules require that any company providing a broadband connection to your home or phone must act in the "public interest" and refrain from using "unjust or unreasonable" business practices.
Akin's 2012 Senate bid was undermined when he remarked in a TV interview that women's bodies have ways of avoiding pregnancy from what he called "legitimate rape." Akin released a one-sentence statement Thursday announcing, "I will not be running for the U.S. Senate in 2016."
The UMKC Foundation says it wants to raise $6.75 million from faculty and staff by the end of June 2016.
The Bombardier Q-400 aircraft was operated by Republic Airlines and was headed to the Kansas City International Airport in Missouri.
Police say Janina Vasquez's body was discovered in a 25-foot well near the Missouri River on Feb. 19.
Police in Wentzville say a man entered Century Dodge Chrysler on Feb. 14 and asked to test drive a 2009 Pontiac G8. He spotted the keys to the car and stole the vehicle.
Willard Police Chief Tom McClain said Wednesday investigators determined that 54-year-old Edward Rollins shot his wife, 43-year-old Sherry Rollins, three times before shooting himself. Their bodies were found at their home Feb. 12.
Bond was reduced for four people accused of kidnapping a six-year-old boy in order to teach him a lesson about stranger danger earlier this month. Three defendants are charged with felony kidnapping, felonious restraint, and abuse or neglect of a child. The mother is charged with felony kidnapping and abuse or neglect of a child.
Katherine Nicholle Brown is accused of felony embezzlement.
The program is aimed at avoiding concentrations of poverty.
The new building will be at the site of the Storz office building.