Archbishop-elect Robert Carlson will oversee more than half a million Catholics after Pope Benedict XVI named him to fill the post vacated in June by Archbishop Raymond Burke.
New legislation passed Tuesday by the Missouri House allows vehicle dealers to charge customers less than $200 for paperwork processing.
A new program is expected to give $2 million to small businesses that have five or fewer employees.
Convicted of killing a Missouri man 15 years ago, Dennis Skillicorn is set for execution May 20 unless his lawyer can secure a stay.
Three insurance companies have agreed to pay $15 million to settle a long-standing lawsuit over long-term care policies in Missouri. American Heritage Life Insurance Co. and Mutual of Omaha Insurance will pay $11 million, while Wakely and Associates will pay $4 million.
Sixty-four-year-old Bishop Robert J. Carlson of Saginaw, Mich., has been named as the new archbishop of the city.
State Budget Director Linda Luebbering addressed Missouri lawmakers Monday, saying revenue estimates made earlier in the year might not meet expectations.
Missourians buying Energy-Star appliances will be exempt from state sales tax through Saturday.
About 600 educators and community leaders in 21 locations around the state will exchange ideas Monday.
Renewable Environmental Solutions was forced to close its plant in Carthage that converted turkey guts, bones and feathers into diesel fuel after it filed for bankruptcy. Fifty residents lost their jobs at the plant that has been investigated by state leaders several times after Carthage residents complained about the smell the plant produced that was, "...so bad that it would buckle your knees," according to mayor Jim Woestman.
Defense attorney Jim Bannister claimed the prosecution has tried to scare off an expert witness in the case. Prosecutors said the witness was practicing social work without a license.
Matthis Chiroux, 25, could lose certain military benefits if he receives a general or other-than-honorable discharge. He would lose all benefits if he receives a dishonorable discharge.
Benjamin Edwards III expanded a St. Louis brokerage firm nationally, and was active with the St. Louis United Way and the St. Louis School District.
Many casino customers prefer more modern machines.
The three children who died in a Holts Summit house fire died of carbon monoxide poisoning, according to an autopsy. Investigators still don't know how long it will take to determine the cause of the fire.
Green County Sheriff Jim Arnott wants to charge inmates for booking and medical costs in response to the county commissioner's request for budget-cutting ideas.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art went ahead with the $17.2 million upgrade despite recent budget cuts.
The man, who authorities say was meeting with an undercover cop who posed as a 13- year-old girl, was arrested with duct tape and a loaded weapon.
Lt. Jerry Bledsoe has been following leads on the 1979 disappearance of Cheryl Anne Scherer.
The approval of the proposal, which would allocate $700 million to university construction projects through bonds, comes as a House committee considers using federal money for the projects, whose funding was suspended earlier this year.