Joshua Childers — wearing only sneakers, a T-shirt and a diaper — was found in the Mark Twain National Forest, three miles from his home in southeast Missouri.
Gov. Jay Nixon will visit the Kokam America plant outside Kansas City on Thursday. He is lobbying Missouri senators to pass a bill which he said will benefit companies like Kokam. That company is considering an expansion of their current plant and construction of another one in Missouri.
A recall effort needs a few thousand more signatures to bring the issue to a public vote.
A mudslide damaged a two-month old trail, a surrounding fence and seating area.
Investigators suggested in court Wednesday that a man accused of stabbing a housemate should have a mental examination.
The Department of Health and Senior Services confirmed three more cases Wednesday. Two of which previously had been listed as probable.
A gas station surveillance video showed the sequence of events, but police do not know what prompted the shooting.
The Missouri General Assembly approved legislation increasing the government's ability to oversee prearranged funeral services Wednesday. Gov. Jay Nixon is currently deciding weather he will sign it into law.
Legislators have approved a bill that allows Missouri judges to decide whether to disclose the names of victims of sexual and domestic assault.
Fee covers cleanup of illegal tire dumps.
Authorities say the pastor was trying to arrange a meeting with a teenage girl.
Legislation designed to clear the way for farm tractor parades is moving to the governor.
U.S. Attorney Mark Krause wants Lori Drew to receive the maximum 3-year prison sentence following the suicide of a teenage neighbor. He says the harm caused by the hoax Drew set up suggests a more serious sentence than probation and a fine, which is what probation officials recommended. Jurors found Drew guilty in November of accessing computers without authorization, but did not convict her on more serious charges.
The Supreme Court upheld a ruling from last year that found a Missouri car dealership owed $82,000 in back taxes and interest for not paying Missouri's corporate income tax on vehicles sold to residents of other states.
A cemetery in Lawrence, Kan., is jumping on the "green burial" trend. The first plot has been sold in a city-owned cemetery that offers a chance to be buried without being embalmed, in a biodegradable casket, with no concrete grave liner or a traditional cut or polished headstone.
No one was injured when a 50-foot portion of ceiling collapsed during a fundraiser at a Springfield elementary school late Tuesday afternoon.
The central Missouri man allegedly made threats to an Osage County Courthouse official before leading authorities on a high-speed chase and shooting himself.
Voters approved a 2006 ballot measure to adjust the state's minimum wage annually for inflation but senators debated the legislation Tuesday to stop automatic increases in the mandated minimum pay for tipped workers.
Despite finding 3-year-old Joshua Childers's tennis shoe, rescue workers were still unable to locate the boy who went missing Monday.