The swollen Mississippi River hasn’t caused major problems in St. Louis, although the city’s Independence Day festival will relocate from the Arch to another spot downtown. The worst of this year’s flooding appears over, unless torrential rain strikes to the north.
Barack Obama visited Independence, Mo., on Monday and gave a speech that offered his interpretation of patriotism.
By running on platforms involving ethics reform Kenny Hulshof and Sarah Steelman imply ethics lapse in the current Republican-led government.
Once the waters begin to recede, residents along the Mississippi flood plain will need to decide if they should move back or try to live elsewhere.
A new Missouri law is giving college professors information they can use to potentially lower the price their students pay for textbooks and other study materials.
Heavy rains Thursday and Friday are causing the Missouri River’s level to rise. As a result the National Weather Service has predicted moderate flooding in mid-Missouri for next week.
Each side is in search of influential allies to help sway public opinion — a factor potentially important in a proxy fight — and enlist the aid of lawmakers, or at least blunt the opposition.
The man requests $11,250 in restitution for time served in jail after he was found innocent by DNA.
He is scheduled to visit the Truman Memorial Building.
The U.S. agriculture secretary says he is concerned that legal hurdles prevented much immediate federal help for Midwest farmers faced with serious setbacks because of flooding.
John Middleton, convicted of killing three people to hide his methamphetamine operation, will be put to death July 30.
Hours after the Pin Oak levee broke, workers had built a 4-foot-tall sandbag levee to protect the 100 homes in harm's way.
But officials are urging residents to use discretion in making their plans to return.
Missouri's finances have fared better than some other states, so spending is greater than expected revenue growth.
The plan is in response to the InBev proposal that Anheuser-Busch officials thought undervalued the company.
Known as one of the most conservative bishops in the U.S., Raymond Burke was named to head the Vatican's supreme court.
The Pin Oak levee has been showing signs of strain. It protects about 100 homes in Winfield.
Dean L. Hubbard is the school's longest-serving president.
The prospect of Anheuser-Busch being taken over by a brewing company with roots in Belgium and Brazil has made some Northern Plains barley growers uneasy.
The community is seeking answers to the cause behind an apparent outbreak in tumors among residents.