Recently paroled Max Allen Ellison Jr. was arrested Friday on first-degree murder and robbery charges.
The driver of the truck wasn't charged in the accident.
The body of a woman found in Cuivre River State Park in Troy was the second found this week. The other body was found 10 miles away Wednesday.
A joint resolution to abolish the state's income tax could reach the House floor as early as next week. The proposal would be put on the 2010 ballot for voter approval if it passes in the House and Senate.
California-based Setton Pistachio is recalling nuts because of a possible salmonella contamination. Hy-Vee says there have been no reported illnesses related to the recall.
About 200 attend McCaskill's workshop Wednesday to learn grant-writing strategies and hear the senator's thoughts on stimulus projects and other Missouri issues.
Here's what others are saying about concealed carry on campus in Missouri and other states.
The man accused of stealing a plane in Canada and eventually arrested in Missouri will not go to trial until he has the evaluation.
The woman arrested for the death of a 9-month-old will go to court in June.
Feeling neglected by the federal government, The Carlocks use their resources to make a point.
Missouri House member Michael Corcoran faces charges of driving while intoxicated and for weaving and failing to signal while turning. Corcoran was stopped Friday by the Highway Patrol in St. Louis County. His attorney told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he plans to fight the charges.
A U.S. magistrate judge ordered a psychiatric evaluation for Adam Dylan Leon, 31, who is accused of stealing a plane in Canada and flying seven hours before landing in Missouri.
The senators are trying to decide whether to expand business tax credits to stimulate economic growth or curtail the use of the income-tax reducing credits.
The House Budget Committee passed Gov. Jay Nixon's bill that calls for $155 million to go to several state departments for the remainder of the fiscal year.
Critics wonder why unfit breeders get to profit from the sale of their dogs.
After 10 hours of debate over legislation regarding tax credits for Missouri businesses, the Senate, for the fifth time in two months, did not vote. The bill is aimed to provide tax incentives for developing companies in areas of technology or other industries. In fiscal year 2008, tax credits accounted for what would have otherwise been just over $500 million in revenues for the state.
The ticket is worth $1.1 million and was sold at a Shop 'N Save in south St. Louis County, according to the Missouri Lottery. The winner has until Oct. 5 to turn in the ticket and receive the prize.
The Democratic Party in Missouri is under fire for its usage of campaign funds over the years. According to Missouri and federal law, politicians cannot use money raised in campaigns for Missouri offices in federal elections.
Adam Dylan Leon, who allegedly stole a plane on Monday from his Canadian flight school and flew it erratically across seven states before landing it on a rural Missouri highway, faces two federal charges. Prosecutors want him jailed until his case is resolved.