A Missouri judge has rejected a ballot summary for an initiative restricting eminent domain use, citing its promise of protections already guaranteed in the state constitutions.
Three veterans groups are urging President Barack Obama to release disturbing photos of detainee abuse that have been kept secret for fear of inciting unrest in the Middle East.
Cole County Circuit Judge Richard Callahan ruled Tuesday that a ballot summary prepared by Secretary of State Robin Carnahan for a proposed constitutional amendment that would restrict eminent domain is "insuffient and unfair."
A new highway campaign titled "The Heat is On" will clamp down on speeding, drunken driving and seatbelt use.
The suspect is charged with threatening to blow up a police station and a federal court house in Cape Girardeau.
The Kansas City-based center, which trains school districts to respond to disasters and emergencies, lost its $219,000 funding and will close in January.
The utility company will fund a $3 million project to help low-income customers get caught up on their unpaid bills.
Director of Agriculture Jon Hagler and Attorney General Chris Koster spoke at the Central Missouri Humane Society on Monday to discuss the second part of a plan to circumvent unlicensed dog breeders
Reginald Clemons, who was sentenced to death for a double-murder in 1991, claims he was wrongly convicted. On Tuesday, the Missouri Supreme Court appointed a special master to investigate that claim.
A Kirksville man is guilty of defrauding 26 investors since the early 1990s in a mail-fraud scheme.
In a scheme uncovered by state auditors, former St. Louis city accountant has been charged with felony stealing.
Shellabarger will take over for Jason Lamb on Wednesday as prosecutor for Audrain County.
The Missouri Supreme Court has denied a new trial and DNA testing for a Linn County man serving life in prison for his mother's murder.
Gov. Jay Nixon's proposal to finance construction projects with bonds faces criticism from Missouri Republicans,who say that stimulus funds should be used for the projects instead.
State treasurer calls the expansion of the low-interest loan program as an economic development tool. The legislation broadens a program in which the treasurer deposits money in banks at discounted interest rates so that the banks can offer cheaper loans to small businesses and farmers.
Convicted Pozi scheme swindler Bernard Madoff recieved the maximum sentence of 150 years in prison Monday. U.S. District Judge Denny Chin denied him leniency for the $13 billion dollars he convicted of stealing.
When it comes to trimming the state's budget, critics of Gov. Jay Nixon's vetoes dispute not the spending that was cut, but the projects that were cut. Among the projects affected include the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center at MU.
Attorney General Chris Koster and Department of Agriculture Director Jon Hagler announced Monday that the state's top law enforcement agency will join the effort to stop unlicensed and substandard dog breeders from operating in Missouri.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday denied without comment Missouri's appeal of two laws ordering specific bans on protests around funeral services or processions.
The law was aimed at religious picketers who have turned up at the funerals of U.S. soldiers to protest against homosexuality.