Due to reduced demand for its products, the Holcim cement plant, located about 50 miles south of St. Louis, will close next year and leave 180 people without work.
A couple driving around Kansas City looking at Christmas lights originally thought the glow coming from a particular house was holiday decorations. When they realized the house was actually on fire, the man jumped out and helped the family — trapped inside the house — to safety.
Parents can pay Anchor Communications in St. Charles to have Santa send text messages to their children that say things like "Ur on the good list."
It's been a year since the state Supreme Court heard arguments on the constitutionality of a law that would make it harder for workers to get compensation benefits.
A new set of air regulations likely won't help the city of Carthage, which is trying to resolve odor problems. Because the regulations are not helping Carthage, the city's mayor said it would consider forcing its own odor laws.
Police say Michael Shane Yarnell confessed to killing his wife and dumping her body on an island. She has been missing for five years.
Craig Hosmer, current Greene County Democratic chairman and former Springfield state representative, was elected as Missouri Democratic Party chairman.
After an ex-employee's allegation of wrongful termination by Gov. Blunt spurred an investigation and lawsuits, taxpayers have been paying to defend both sides.
After a year and a half in the U.S., a missionary and his wife return to his native country of Brazil.
A new community supervision center is opening in Poplar Bluff to house those on probation or parole who need supervision.
Kansas City-based Interstate Bakeries Corp. was cleared to exit bankruptcy Friday.
Rep. David Sater of Cassville prefiled a bill to create a registry for methamphtamine offenders.
Secret Santas will be handing out $100 bills to those in need Friday in St. Louis.
More than one-third of plant workers have agreed to buyout or retirement offers, and the packages would impact near 1,700 employees.
Fifty salaried workers learned they would be losing their jobs in this third round of layoffs for the aluminum plant.
The "citizen advisers" will look in their own neighborhoods for candidates to serve in the governor's administration.
An Illinois grand jury indicted a former St. Louis police officer and cleared a Pontoon Beach officer after two people were shot outside a bar.
Kansas City Mayor Mark Funkhouser paid former aide Ruth Bates a $30,000 settlement. Bates sued the mayor, his wife and the city, alleging racial discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
While the Fenton plant idles, a Canadian plant is flourishing, which is one reason the mayor of Fenton is calling for help.
The Missouri Department of Corrections said the transfer was completed early Friday, more than two years after ground was broken on the 1,636-inmate facility. The women were transferred from the 121-year-old Chillicothe prison, which held 525 prisoners.