Flooding on the Mississippi River has forced the casino to temporarily close on Sept. 14.
Although three models all point to change in the forest, each predicts a different outcome. One model says that the Ozarks could change from forest to grassland, while another says that the types of trees found in the forest would change.
Adam Bridgewater, 21, has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison on a charge of illegally possessing firearms. The Neosho man also faces charges in two other Missouri counties.
A pair of monkeys reported stolen almost a year ago from a Kansas City man were found late Thursday while deputies investigated the call at a residence in rural Agency.
Authorities in southwest Missouri have charged 16 people who were at a party last weekend where an underaged Drury University student suffered alcohol poisoning.
Missouri's unemployment rate is now the highest it has been in 17 years.
The inspector general’s office is looking into the actions of federal investigators involved in a case that sent five people to prison for life for the 1988 deaths of six Kansas City firefighters. The Kansas City Star reported in June that as many as 15 witnesses now say they were pressured to lie under oath in the trial.
Concert and event promoter Derrick Gates is being charged with four contempt counts after failing to reimburse vendors he collected money from. The three events he had planned were never took place.
Rep. Sherman Parker was a member of the state House from 2003 to 2006.
University City police arrested a 35-year-old man in connection with the murder. The slain 22-year-old woman was pregnant with her first child.
Remnants of Hurricane Ike caused flash floods through Missouri this week. In Silex, Mo., dozens of houses were damaged, leaving many residents of the town homeless.
The Missouri Humane Society is sending six more animal rescuers to the southeastern Texas coast following an urgent request from that state’s emergency management officials.
Micky L. Martin is accused of stealing more than $25,000 over 3 1/2 years.
The credit market crunch has forced the state to pay for the projects through bonds.
A Missouri physicians' group plans to build a new medical office building in Galena, Kan., citing lower malpractice insurance costs across the state line.
Kory Wakefield, a 300-pound football player in Leadington, was abducted by gunpoint and forced to drive 200 miles before crashing his car to escape his abductor.
The state is creating a historical site on land in western Missouri where black soldiers are believed to have engaged in their first Civil War battle.
A longtime Hannibal city leader is dead after an accident at his home. Jim Dexheimer served on the Hannibal City Council for more than 20 years and was mayor pro tem in the northeast Missouri community of 17,000 residents.
And, in the spirit of Mark Twain, it wants Stephen Colbert to moderate.