Alyssa Bustamante, 15, was indicted for first-degree murder and armed criminal action and will be tried as an adult. Bustamante is suspected of killing 9-year-old Elizabeth Olten.
Pornography, computer equipment and weapons were removed from Burrell Mohler Sr.'s house.
The Jackson County search warrant issued last week said investigators seized several items from Burrell E. Mohler Sr.'s home, including four computer towers, several pornographic magazines and books, several DVDs and cameras.
Former state representative Judy Baker of Columbia will take over as regional director of the federal Department of Health and Human Services.
For MU and Columbia, Homecoming is the game day of the football season. But for the 29 members of MU's homecoming steering committee, planning starts in February.
Democrat Joe Keaveny was sworn in Wednesday as Missouri's newest state senator.
Nixon's proposal calls for a 5.2 percent decrease in state appropriations compared to the current fiscal year.
Police are continuing to search for evidence, but they still have found no evidence of the buried glass jars with notes written by children, who might have documented sexual abuse.
A government task force said Monday that most women should get mammograms every two years starting at age 50 — a break from the American Cancer Society's advice to get yearly mammograms starting at age 40.
Only one of the five men has a lawyer. Detectives are also investigating allegations that the men might have killed several people.
Former state Sen. Jeff Smith, D-St. Louis, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison and a $50,000 fine in a federal obstruction of justice case. Another former Missouri lawmaker and a campaign treasurer were also sentenced Tuesday for their involvement in the case.
The former Missouri representative will now serve as a regional director.
Missouri’s four-year public colleges and universities may see a tuition freeze for the second year in a row.
Fifteen additional charges have been filed against the five men in the Lexington sex case.
"Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs" is a new exhibit that will be shown at the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum in Independence from Saturday through Jan. 24.
Nixon will hold news conferences at the University of Missouri-St. Louis and Missouri State University to announce an agreement.
Local 911 directors intend to push for a fee on wireless and Internet-based telephone service that will be used to improve 911 service.
The Joint Committee on Missouri's Energy Future included a presentation by Natural Resources Director Mark Templeton about obstacles to energy efficiency and other discussions about solar and geothermal power.
Former state Sen. Jeff Smith and former state Rep. Steve Brown pleaded guilty and resigned from office in August.
The season began Saturday and runs through Nov. 24.