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.
The siblings died of carbon monoxide poisoning after their two-story Callaway County home caught on fire early Friday morning.
Contaminated mining sites in southwest Missouri and southeast Kansas will each receive between $10 million and $25 million to accelerate cleanup, the EPA said.
The measure, which would provide coverage to an estimated 35,000 uninsured patients, sparked a philosophical debate about the government's role in providing universal health care.
The Missouri House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill that would place on the 2010 ballot a measure to increase Missouri's state sales tax and eliminate its state income and corporate taxes.
Two years after a 32-person killing at Virginia Tech University, the Missouri House passed a bill that, among other gun-related proposals, would allow people to carry concealed weapons on the state's college campuses.
Missouri River Relief, a volunteer river cleanup organization, will clean up part of the Missouri River in Rocheport on Saturday.
At a town-hall style meeting at University of Missouri-St. Louis, Vice President Joe Biden said the adminstration will explore ways to make higher education more affordable, possibly with low-interest loans against 529s and by extending tax credits.