Reginald Clemons' parents personally delivered a letter Thursday to Gov. Jay Nixon's office pleading for the cancellation of the June 17 execution of their son, who was sentenced to death for the 1991 murders of two young adults. Nixon, who was traveling to promote his signing of an economic development bill, said he would carefully consider a clemency request regarding the matter.
Former Gov. Matt Blunt and his wife, Melanie Blunt, are expecting a child in January 2010.
Tony La Russa claims the unauthorized Twitter.com page damaged his reputation and caused emotional distress. The page includes distasteful references to two Cardinal pitchers who have died in recent years.
The parents of condemned prisoner Reginald Clemons are asking Gov. Jay Nixon to spare his life.
Prison officials were unaware that calls to a tips hot line were blocked for nearly a year. The problem apparently stemmed from TIPS Hotline call takers blocking a detention facility call this past July.
Police say the 7-Eleven store on Wornall Road in Kansas City has been robbed 13 times in the past 18 months, including twice in May.
A Silex woman is charged with production of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a child. Her trial date is set for Sept. 14.
St. Louis officials want about $125 million for improvements to Lambert Airport as part of its project to modernize.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who chairs the Senate Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight, said she wants to know whether U.S. Embassy employees in Afghanistan were put at risk.
Gov. Nixon said the law will expand tax incentives and should result in a $14.5 million tax cut for small businesses.
Vandals spray-painted the historic Church of St. Mary the Virgin at Westminster College, where Winston Churchill delivered a speech in 1946.
The season runs from April 1 to Dec. 1 at the river's mouth in St. Louis.
The U.S. Marine Corps is leading the trend and is in talks with at least six districts about opening schools in which students would take military classes and wear a uniform.
The Missouri basketball coach will work with players training for events such as the World University Games.
Artist Billy "Billyo" O'Donnell and journalist Karen Glines will be in Jefferson City Thursday to present and discuss their book, "Painting Missouri: The Counties en Plein Air."
Dorie Clark is a recent graduate of MU's Law Enforcement Training program.
This is the fourth conference of its kind to be held.
In the aftermath of the murder of abortion doctor George Tiller, abortion clinic employees across the country begin to fear for their safety once again.
Helmig, convicted in 1996 for the 1993 murder of his mother in Osage County, wants tests performed that were not available at the time of his trial. His appeal also claims that prosecution errors occurred during the trial.
Missouri had 36 more meth incidents in the first three months of this year than in the first three months of last year. The state has the largest number of meth incidents in the country.