Police cornered a man in a house in Laddonia where he was accused of holding four children and his wife hostage.
Under a new state law, vehicles will not be required to undergo safety inspections until five years after their manufacture date.
Four small quakes have been recorded along the fault line in the past week. No damage has been reported, however.
Police say the man used cyanide gas to commit suicide and first responders were exposed to the gas when they arrived to help.
Scott Roeder, who has confessed to shooting abortion doctor George Tiller, said it was necessary to save "unborn children."
Costs of starting up and then maintaining an electronic medical records system concern many, while others cite improved patient care and flexibility from the program being encouraged by President Barack Obama.
With the onset of 2010, Missouri's legislature is facing its second largest turnover since term limits took effect in 1992.
The Greene County prosecutor on Monday charged 18-year-old Caitlen Watkins of Springfield with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.
Sedalia artist Doug Freed's painting "Immerse" is featured in "The Twilight Sage: New Moon." The painting is on the wall of the Cullen's house in the movie and is on screen for 5 to 10 seconds.
Board members of the Joplin Museum Complex are looking to expand the museum, which displays Joplin's history and minerals, to help reach its potential as a city attraction.
The Cape Girardeau County Archive Center began work in April to uncover and document headstones.
The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis has a mysterious benefactor to thank for the donation of an array of dresses that will be sold to finance need-based scholarships. A local developer found them after clearing out a building he had purchased.
Initially represented by a Cole County public defender, the 15-year-old charged with first-degree murder has switched representation to two public defenders in the Capital Litigation division office in Columbia.
A radio station worker thought he heard cursing, but it was congregants yelling after one church member fainted.
Another woman, who appeared to have returned to the house to help, was seriously injured, officials said.
One of the victims of the Saturday shootings was a 15-year-old, shot in the head.
The parents of the 2-month-old told emergency workers that the child had begun choking.
The single mother has her doubts about the conflict yet has nothing but support for her sons' choice to fight.
Police investigated and gave the all-clear at 1:11 p.m. There were about 300 students inside the school, and they remained in the building during the police search. Columbia police are still trying to identify the caller who made the bomb threat.
Money used to avoid program cuts has been spent on an anti-smoking PSA featuring a St. Louis Cardinals pitcher. Stimulus money has also been used by the Missouri Department of Transportation to resurface roads.