After being injured in Iraq as an Army medic, Phillip Sturgeon Jr. got connected with a St. Louis-based organization that helps veterans discover new ways to give back to their community. Through the organization, he began training a support dog.
Italian Francesco Chicchi received a special Pony Express statue from St. Joseph Mayor Ken Shearin.
A survey released by the Federal Reserve shows the national economy stabilizing or improving, with the exception of a region that includes over half of Missouri. Mike Brooks, president of Regional Economic Development, says Columbia's economy is doing much better than the region overall.
State revenue collections for August were down four percent compared to last year. A continued decline in revenue may require Gov. Nixon to cut more from the current budget.
American David Zabriskie won a 19-mile time trial Friday in the Tour of Missouri.
Coast Guard chief of staff said he will review procedures after media reports that shots were fired in the Potomac brought the FBI scrambling to the river. The chief said later that no shots were fired as part of the exercise.
Families of victims were joined by Mayor Michael Bloomberg in a ceremony in lower Manhattan to remember those who were lost.
Service remembers those who died on 9/11 as well as those who lost their lives serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The helicopter landed in a field after a run-in with birds caused a broken window.
The former state representative from southest Missouri died of cancer.
Former Sen. Jim Talent supports a new bill to mandate security standards at American labs housing the world's most dangerous germs.
A memorial service is scheduled at the Capitol this morning to remember September 11, 2001.
The St. Louis County Department of Health said employers should begin preparing for flu season, which could result in many workers out sick.
Robbie Millsaps is charged with one count of second-degree statutory sodomy after allegedly having sex with a high school student who was a potential recruit.
Money magazine named Cape Girardeau the 24th-best community in which to retire.
Joseph Seper is accused of altering a report to more directly link a suspect to a weapon during a drive-by shooting.
Just hours before the fourth stage began, Team Columbia-HTC announced the withdrawal of former leader Mark Cavendish from the competition.
Former Missouri Sen. Chuck Graham is fighting in favor of home care unions. Integrity Home Care filed a lawsuit to stop the unionization of home-care workers.
The number of Missouri residents without health insurance rose in 2008, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures.