Traffic jams are rare in rural southern Missouri. Leave it to a bear cub to cause one.
A 15-year-old eastern Missouri girl is dead following a one-car accident.
The Missouri Supreme Court said late Friday it will set dates for two men in “due course” and the Department of Corrections confirmed Monday for the first time that its execution team is in place.
The Missouri Horse Racing Commission met for the first time in 10 years to discuss the potential for a live horse racing track in the state.
Poor families suffer, while Missouri Republicans fund tax giveaways for the rich.
The St. Louis university will host a face-to-face meeting between vice presidential candidates.
The famous Gateway Arch in St. Louis might be getting upgrades on its grounds. The National Park Service is holding two meetings to solicit comments on proposed changes.
Divers and salvage workers clean a diesel fuel spill from a towboat that ran aground Friday near West Alton. Diesel leaked from the boat’s fuel tanks, a Department of Natural Resources spokesman said.
Volunteers at the Bingham-Waggoner Estate in Indpendence discovered a rare baseball board game that could be worth more than $30,000.
A routine arrest at a North Kansas City casino early today quickly escalated into a fight involving dozens of people, North Kansas City police said.
State wildlife officials in Kansas and Missouri are reviewing how they keep non-native species from invading their respective states after a near-miss involving minnows.
After his testimony resulted in Joshua Kezer’s 1994 murder conviction, Mark Abbott says he could be wrong.
University leaders were encouraged by increases in operating budgets, but were disappointed by low faculty salaries and less financial support from the state.
Members of the Vipassanna Buddhist Church in Jefferson City celebrated Vesak, a major Buddhist festival, on Saturday.
Search-and-rescue dog is doing well since having surgery in Columbia.
At least 50 dead hogs were found at an abandoned farm in southeast Missouri on Tuesday.
Cardwell city clerk Mary Vaughn said the city council has discussed the idea with the police department, which said it’s OK provided drivers follow the city’s rules for other drivers.
The lawsuit claims the governor or his top deputies tried to destroy the state’s backup e-mail files to avoid complying with Sunshine Law requests.
Congressman Kenny Hulshof won the endorsement Saturday of Sen. Kit Bond in Missouri’s Republican gubernatorial primary — a prize he hopes could churn up more money and votes.
A crew of seven people was safe after a towboat sank on the Missouri River on Friday, but the vessel leaked diesel into the river near West Alton in St. Charles County.