The EPA revealed tests that show the Doe Run Co. had contaminated 129 residential properties within a mile of the lead smelter.
Anheuser-Busch InBev and MillerCoors are both fighting to have the most popular low-calorie beer, but are trying to keep their beverage from tasting too watered-down in the eyes of consumers.
The youth group leader, who served more than eight years after being convicted of eight counts of indecent liberties with a child in the late 1980s, is being held on $150,000 bond.
The Cole County Sheriff's Department said the warrant was related to a traffic stop.
The increase in births in some southeast Missouri hospitals has some officials attributing the rise to ice storms.
A report says that while many states have centralized their computer systems, Missouri has gone further than most by also centralizing the personnel who maintain and manage those computers.
Tom Rickey and Kyle Held will be honored for their efforts in rescuing hundreds of dogs in the July 8 multistate crackdown.
EPA tests have shown that a lead smelter in Herculaneum has contaminated soil on properties in the city.
A George Mason University study showed that Missouri's public defender system is underfunded and overwhelmed with cases. Missouri ranks 49 out of 50 states in per-capita spending on indigent defense.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission sent a memo to AmerenUE and other nuclear plants encouraging them to replace their dial-up Internet connections with broadband. AmerenUE spokesman Tim Fox said the current system works well.
After being operational for almost two and a half years, red light cameras have yielded St. Louis almost $10 million in fines with a net gain of $6.8 million.
Abortion-rights opponents are planning to auction anti-abortion items on eBay and other Web sites to raise money to obtain a lawyer for Scott Roeder of Kansas City, who is charged with first-degree murder for killing Wichita, Kan., abortion doctor George Tiller.
The Cape Girardeau County prosecutor said he discovered a Supreme Court ruling that invalidates existing state flag desecration laws.
State Rep. Tim Meadows, D-Imperial, issued a statement apologizing for Saturday's arrest for suspicion of drunken driving in Imperial.
Dennis Bakke, CEO of the national charter school operator Imagine Schools, told employees to select school board members who would "go along with Imagine" and obtain undated letters of resignation from school board members in a September 2008 e-mail obtained by the St. Louis newspaper.
Ford Motor Co. and United Auto Workers are having difficulty convincing some workers to accept contract changes. Opponents say Ford does not need further labor concessions.
Authorities seek a first-degree murder charge against a 15-year-old neighbor of the deceased Elizabeth Olten.
Ninety-two percent of autoworkers at the Ford assembly plant in Kansas City voted against a change to their contract. Among the changes suggested were a cap on entry-level wages, different work rules and a no-strike provision.
The wheelchair-bound glide gracefully across the floor to waltzes and sambas at a Kansas City dance studio.
The Department of Social Services released a state mandated report on the number of employed Medicaid recipients three days after the Associated Press asked why no report had ever been made.