Legislation requiring that cigarettes be self-extinguishing is headed to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Legislation passed by the Missouri House would require new owners of foreclosed properties to give current tenants 10 business days' warning before evicting them.
The bill would allow design and construction contracts to be rolled into one contract, possibly saving the state money.
The Missouri Supreme Court granted a retrial Tuesday in the case of a state trooper who died in his Ford Crown Victoria after it exploded in a crash.
The U.S. Labor Department gave Missouri more than $770,000 Tuesday as the final installment of a grant meant to help employees recently laid off by the auto industry. The grant, approved April 2008, amounts to just over $1.73 million.
The Decatur, Ill.-based company said its profit fell to $8 million, or a penny per share, in the three months ending March 31.
After filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday, Chrysler hopes to reemerge within 30 days. The car company has had a range of shoppers, some of whom are encouraged by President Barack Obama's pledge the government will back warranties issued by the company.
A survey found that more than half of 300 workplaces had plans for a pandemic.
The St. Louis North plant would close under the plan, but a company spokeswoman said employees would be offered jobs at another location.
$8.4 million has been collected by transportation districts through added sales tax over the past three years. But all the money doesn't go to road projects.
Brian Coley began in the restaurant business at age 14, washing dishes. Now, the 23-year-old graduate of the MU hotel and restaurant management program is running his own place, Coley's American Bistro, in downtown Columbia.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture has set a hearing where farmers, who lost money when a grain dealer went out of business, will learn how much they can expect to recover.
The headquarters for a national business journalism professional association is moving from MU to Arizona State University as part of Arizona's revamping of its curriculum.
The Labor Department plans to propose new rules that would protect workers from diacetyl, a chemical used to flavor popcorn, which has been causing severe lung disease as well as other repiratory illnesses.
James St. John began his office-organizing business, Re:Do, after being laid-off by Starbucks. He returned to work for Starbucks for health benefits.
While the plants experience an annual two-week shutdown in the summer, signaling the changing of the model year, 13 of GM's 22 North American plants will experience a longer shutdown this year to allow them to cut inventory.
The owners of a new bar called Memoir want to overcome the location's violent past.
Benjamin Edwards III expanded a St. Louis brokerage firm nationally, and was active with the St. Louis United Way and the St. Louis School District.
Here's what others are saying about powering with biomass boilers. The MU power plant will be replacing one of its six old boilers with a new biomass boiler, which is expected to be running by 2012.