Authorities say a fugitive sought for assaulting a woman in South Carolina more than a year ago may be in the Kansas City area.
The U.S. Coast Guard has closed a section of the Mississippi River in the St. Louis area after 116 barges broke loose.
A judge on Friday deferred ruling on a request by activists for an independent probe of a prosecutor’s handling of grand jury proceedings in the Ferguson police shooting of Michael Brown, but he again gave strong indications he might toss the lawsuit.
A suburban St. Louis couple was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for keeping their autistic son inside a makeshift cage.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says about 88 percent of school buses inspected this spring had no defects.
A new judge has been named to hear the trial of a man suspected of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old Springfield girl.
A Civil War-era building soon will be housing a classic car museum in the Mississippi River city of Hannibal, Missouri.
Kansas City, Missouri's city council has voted to allow craft breweries to operate in neighborhood strip malls and storefronts.
A 15-year-old driver with a learner's permit has died following an accident in rural eastern Missouri.
Gun thefts in St. Louis are up significantly this year, with many of them being stolen from vehicles, according to police.
The Missouri Legislature approved a measure to create a task force on human trafficking this session, but failed to send the governor a measure aimed at cracking down on advertising sex with trafficking victims.
Missouri state Rep. Lynn Morris’ pharmacist’s license has been placed on probation for a third time, most recently because Morris wrote prescriptions for himself and others without a doctor’s approval, documents show.
Michael Barrett is Missouri’s new state public defender — the head of a statewide system that functions as one of the largest law firms in the state, offering legal assistance to people charged with crimes who can’t afford their own attorneys.
A federal lawsuit seeking class-action status accuses a St. Louis suburb of often violating the rights of the poor by jailing them because they can’t pay small amounts of bond money.
The man who led the Joplin school district as it rebuilt from devastating destruction after the May 2011 tornado say he will retire at the end of June.
Geologists believe that two massive sinkholes at a Branson golf course are connected to a large cave previously found on the property.
Joplin school officials are being sued over claims they violated the U.S. Constitution by allowing students to go on a field trip earlier this month at a Christian ministry.
A man has been ordered to stand trial for his role in a southeastern Missouri shooting death.
A St. Louis woman has been ordered to spend a year and a day in federal prison for stealing $107,000 from her employer while she served as office manager.
Six Missouri lawmakers have asked the Cole County circuit court to block Gov. Jay Nixon and the St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Authority (RSA) from spending Edward Jones Dome money on a proposed new football stadium.