An environmental group is formally questioning Peabody Energy's ability to fully bond its coal mines in Wyoming and elsewhere in the Rocky Mountain region, saying the St. Louis-based company has insufficient funding to qualify for self-bonding.
A 53-year-old Springfield maintenance worker has died after an accident at the city landfill.
St. Louis fire crews rescued two young boys from a burning apartment where officials said they had been left alone.
As Ferguson prepares to do legal battle with the Justice Department, the town's leaders have acknowledged the possibility that it might someday disband its police department and cede law enforcement to another agency.
Missouri lawmakers are considering how to combat rising levels of opiate addiction — and while some proposals have garnered widespread support, others face challenges over funding and privacy concerns.
Morgan County Sheriff's Office and additional jursdictions continue to investigate case for possible additional charges
A Missouri man wanted on kidnapping and domestic violence assault charges was located in Morgan County and arrested Wednesday.
Missouri lawmakers have voted to give themselves more control over the Capitol's renovations and security.
A Missouri state trooper has waived his arraignment on an involuntary manslaughter charged linked to the drowning of an Iowa man who fell from a patrol boat while handcuffed at the Lake of the Ozarks.
The University of Missouri system would be nixed from a higher education funding boost under action taken by a House committee, and the system's handling of race-related protests is being blamed.
The number of business and interest groups lobbying in state capitols has risen nearly 11 percent in recent years as organizations have shifted some efforts away from the stalemates in Washington to statehouses, which are more apt to act on key policy initiatives, according to a new study.
A man sought on kidnapping and domestic violence assault charges in Independence has been arrested in Morgan County.
Would let deputies temporarily help out
When there’s a major fire, surrounding fire departments are ready to move in and help the local department both fight the major fire and answer other calls. Missouri sheriffs want the General Assembly to give them power to do the same thing, Cole County Sheriff Greg White said Wednesday.
A school nurse from southwest Missouri is charged with having sex with a 15-year-old student.
Authorities say a man has been charged with fatally shooting his girlfriend in southwest Missouri.
Doctors could charge Medicaid patients a fee for missing appointments under a bill that has won initial approval in the Missouri Senate.
St. Louis County Health Department says workers will conduct a health survey of respiratory ailments near the Bridgeton Landfill, where an underground fire has been smoldering since 2010.
Musician Sheryl Crow has surprised teachers at her former southeast Missouri high school with a $21,600 donation.
An eastern Missouri man has been acquitted of charges that he fatally shot a man in the head before dousing him with gasoline and setting him on fire.
A 3-year-old Missouri boy who reportedly went missing early Wednesday from his grandfather's home was found dead hours later, draped in a blanket in a neighbor's van about a mile away, authorities said.
Wyoming regulators have reached a deal with Arch Coal to accept up to $75 million in place of the company's $486 million in bonding obligations in the state while the company goes through Chapter 11 bankruptcy.