State News

World champion soybean grower spills beans on success

Missouri's Kip Cullers shows how extra seed, daily watering and a lot of chicken manure can make a big difference in yields.

Mo. Guardsman charged with kidnapping son

Police say 50-year-old Bruce Nations  took his 3-year-old son shortly after returning from duty in Iraq on July 20.

Mo. auditor’s son faces misdemeanor drug charges

The 19-year-old son of Susan Montee was arrested Wednesday morning. Police subsequently  found marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Missouri-bound bus crashes in Texas; 13 killed

The charter bus was carrying a Vietnamese Catholic group to Carthage for the Marian Days pilgrimage.

UPDATE: Missouri state auditor's son faces misdemeanor drug charges

Austin L. Montee was arrested Wednesday and has been charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Discrimination lawsuit thrown out by Mo. judge

The judge said the man failed to prove he was fired for not attending a topless show.

3 men plead guilty in gambling site case

Missouri man dies in boating accident

Democratic attorney general primary faces legal dispute

State investigation sought in Tasering of teen

After Mace Hutchinson fell off an overpass in Christian County, police fired their stun guns 19 times.

State representative indicted, charged with felony of ‘deviate sexual assault'

A Cole County grand jury handed up the indictment of Rep. Scott Muschany on suspicion of sexual assault of the 14-year-old daughter of a state employee who had worked for the House.

Ex-aide to Kinder pleads guilty to Internet porn charge

Eric Feltner will have to register as a sex offender, but he won’t have to spend a day in jail.

Attorney general opponent Donnelly considers requesting recount

Attorney general candidate Chris Koster got a double-dose of good news Wednesday as ethics complaints against him were dismissed and his narrow primary election lead stabilized as straggling votes in St. Louis County were counted.

Hulshof defeats Steelman in GOP gubernatorial primary

 He'll take on Attorney General Jay Nixon in November's general election.

Historic black enclave celebrates its past

Descendants of the historic black town have gathered for more than 60 years.

Zweifel wins Democratic race for treasurer

In November, Zweifel will face state Sen. Brad Lager, of Savannah, who was uncontested in the Republican primary.

Bidding starts anew for Air Force tanker contract

At stake  is a $35 billion deal and thousands of jobs.

Incumbent legislators did well at the polls

Only one of the 134 lawmakers seeking re-election was defeated.

Officials urge tougher exotic animal laws

Two tiger attacks this week occurred at two different Missouri facilities that had been cited before.

Page, Kinder are nominees for lieutenant governor

Both easily win their primary elections.