The state of Missouri must provide transportation to abortion clinics for inmates who want to undergo the procedure, a federal appeals panel ruled Tuesday.
Gov. Matt Blunt announced Tuesday afternoon that he will not run for re-election this year.
The committees report suggests that the Missouri Sheriffs' Association decide which departments would receive the extra cash.
While midwifery remains illegal in Missouri and 12 other states, an underground network of midwives without nursing degrees continue to deliver children here, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.
In 2006, there were more lawsuits than proposals actually making the ballot. In advance of the November elections, about one lawsuit has been filed so far for every two initiative petitions approved for circulation.
Lawyers for five death row inmates are pressing Missouri to identify members of its execution team after the St. Louis Post-Dispatch revealed that a nurse on the team was a convicted stalker.
The plan would increase the town’s education funding by $1.2 billion.
Car crashes killed their teenage sons and daughter. Now, the surviving parents have come together to push
for new laws designed to keep young drivers safe on the road.
Attorney General Jay Nixon responds to Gov. Matt Blunt's address and outlines other proposals.
Missouri education topped the list of Gov. Matt Blunt’s priorities in his State of the State Address in front of the General Assembly on Tuesday night. If the General Assembly approves his proposed budget this year, Blunt said he will have provided an additional $1.2 billion for education over a four-year period.
Missourians want and deserve government that reflects Missouri values, government which rewards work and responsibility, encourages creativity, protects law-abiding citizens, spends tax dollars wisely, and helps those who cannot help themselves.
We are a great state with great potential. But like you, I am concerned that we are not moving in the right direction. It is frustrating to see Missouri—with all our promise—falling further and further behind our neighbors. And we are all left wondering why.
A Cole County judge could rule by Friday on whether the Missouri Ethics Commission can hold secret hearings for the candidates or must open them to the public.
The governor's State of the State address will air on several Columbia radio and television stations.
Allen Kauffman, the mayor of Collins and a pastor with his church, is accused of asking what he thought was a 13-year-old girl for sex.
The governor’s plan would make mortgage fraud a felony, punishable by up to seven years in prison
Kansas City man arrested on suspicion of leading authorities on high-speed car chase in southwest Missouri
A Kansas City man wanted for a parole violation was arrested on suspicion that he led police on a highway chase through three cities in southwest Missouri before his SUV was stopped.
There were only 974 traffic fatalities in 2007, surpassing the Missouri Department of Transportation's goal of having fewer than 1,000 by 2008.
Sen. Claire McCaskill endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama on Sunday, saying his vitality and freshness as a leader overcame her desire to support the candidacy of Hillary Rodham Clinton.
People have known about Vernon County oil for years, but now that prices are hovering between $90 and $100 a barrel, the area’s thick crude has become more attractive to companies looking to drill wells.