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Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets 3 years in prison

Published Dec. 13 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's one-time fixer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for...

McCaskill says she won't run again but will stay active

Published Dec. 12 2018

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill says she won't run for another office after her term expires next month, but that she...

Ashcroft asks Missouri auditor for help reviewing Hawley

Published Dec. 11 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Missouri's Republican Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft on Monday asked the Democratic auditor for help investigating...

Another Missouri lawmaker resigns ahead of lobbyist limits

Published Dec. 6 2018

Yet another Missouri lawmaker has resigned just ahead of a new constitutional amendment limiting his ability to become a lobbyist.

GOP's Hawley spent $11M on successful Missouri Senate bid

Published Dec. 6 2018

Campaign finance reports show Missouri's next U.S. senator Josh Hawley spent about $11 million on his successful bid to unseat...

Cole County Clerk: November saw 63 percent voter turnout

Published Dec. 6 2018

Thanks to several highly publicized statewide issues, voters came out in large numbers for the August and November elections, according...

Bush celebrated with praise and humor at cathedral farewell

Published Dec. 5 2018

George H.W. Bush was celebrated with high praise and loving humor Wednesday as the nation bade farewell to the man...

Missouri lawmaker resigns, becomes drug court commissioner

Published Dec. 5 2018

One of the top-ranking Republicans has resigned early from the Missouri House to start a new job in the judicial...

Congress seeks 2-week extension to avert government shutdown

Published Dec. 4 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders introduced a two-week funding bill Monday to avert a partial government shutdown over President Donald...

Mid-Missouri lawmakers pre-filed dozen bills

Published Dec. 4 2018

Missouri lawmakers pre-filed more than 300 proposed law changes and 18 proposed constitutional amendments during the early hours when pre-filing...

Appeals court rules that activist must follow lobbying rules

Published Dec. 3 2018

A conservative Missouri activist has been ordered to follow the state's lobbying rules, even though he isn't paid, in a...

Prosecutor tapped to be Missouri Democratic Party leader

Published Dec. 3 2018

Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker will be the Missouri Democratic Party's next leader.

Missouri first to adopt fairness test against gerrymandering

Published Dec. 3 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — The votes won't be cast for another four years, yet Democrats already appear likely to gain...