- NW Missouri man fatally shot after pointing gun at officers Updated: Nov-29-15 4:30 pm
STEWARTSVILLE, Missouri - A northwest Missouri man is dead after pointing a weapon at law enforcement officers who were responding to a domestic disturbance.
- Missouri lawmakers seek answers on funding to help refugees Updated: Nov-28-15 11:18 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri lawmakers are set to question officials in Gov. Jay Nixon's administration Monday on how the state spends money to help refugees amid concern about the resettling of Syrians in the United States following the deadly attacks in Paris.
- South-central Missouri man charged in fatal crash Updated: Nov-27-15 2:11 pm
WEST PLAINS, Missouri - A south-central Missouri man has been charged in a deadly crash.
- Arrests for drunken boating plummet on Missouri waterways Updated: Nov-26-15 11:36 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Arrests for drunken boating on Missouri waterways have fallen by 63 percent since the Missouri State Water Patrol merged with the Highway Patrol in 2011.
- Missouri man's murder convictions in sisters' deaths tossed Updated: Nov-24-15 6:02 pm
ST. LOUIS - The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned the first-degree murder convictions and the death sentence for one of four men convicted of raping two sisters and throwing them to their death from an abandoned Mississippi River bridge in St. Louis 24 years ago.
- Field of GOP candidates for Missouri governor down to 4 Updated: Nov-23-15 3:42 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - State Sen. Bob Dixon no longer is running for Missouri governor in 2016.
- Man charged in death of Missouri trooper during chase Updated: Nov-23-15 3:40 pm
MEXICO, Missouri - A 20-year-old northeast Missouri man is facing several charges in the death of a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper.
- Missouri man dies in ATV accident Updated: Nov-23-15 9:57 am
LICKING, Missouri - A man has died after falling from an all-terrain vehicle in south-central Missouri.
- A boycott's birth: How the Missouri race protests began Updated: Nov-22-15 10:36 am
COLUMBIA, Missouri - On the day he met with black players for the University of Missouri's football team, graduate student Jonathan Butler hadn't eaten for six days.
- Missouri Republican leaders call hearing on Syrian refugees Updated: Nov-20-15 3:44 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - State Republican legislative leaders have called a joint hearing that will review programs that could be used to provide assistance for refugee resettlement in Missouri.
- Missouri lawmakers seek special session over refugees Updated: Nov-18-15 7:59 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - Some Republican Missouri lawmakers are calling for a special legislative session aimed at preventing Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon from allowing Syrian refugees to resettle in the state, adding to a wave of pressure on the issue from primarily GOP officials.
- More call on Nixon to block Syrian refugees in Missouri Updated: Nov-17-15 7:26 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - Dozens of Missouri lawmakers have joined calls for Gov. Jay Nixon to block Syrian refugees from settling in the state.
- Man shot by trooper in St. Louis casino garage charged Updated: Nov-17-15 8:35 am
ST. LOUIS - A man shot and wounded by a Missouri state trooper in a St. Louis casino's parking garage last weekend is accused of assaulting a police officer.
- Lt. Gov. criticizes MU protests: 'Enough of the slander' Updated: Nov-15-15 5:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Missouri Republican Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder is criticizing some University of Missouri student protesters as "pampered" and the faculty who are backing them as "tenured radicals."
- Missouri executions expected to slow Updated: Nov-08-15 12:15 pm
ST. LOUIS - Eighteen convicted killers have been executed in Missouri in the last two years, a pace that is expected to slow significantly with death sentences on the decline and many of the 28 remaining death row inmates still filing appeals.
- New spending cuts further test tension between GOP, Nixon Updated: Nov-06-15 11:14 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Tensions remain high between Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Republican lawmakers who are frustrated about his spending cuts, even with the 2014 amendment designed to give the Legislature another check on the executive's budget powers.
- Missouri senator objects to study on abortion waiting period Updated: Nov-06-15 2:15 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - A Republican state lawmaker has raised objections to a study about a Missouri law that requires a 72-hour waiting period for abortions.
- Plan to limit Missouri GOP governor's debates falls through Updated: Nov-06-15 11:24 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Republican Party attempt to limit the number of debates in Missouri's gubernatorial primary has fallen through because not all candidates agreed to the plan.
- Annual sexual-harassment training required in Missouri House Updated: Nov-05-15 9:10 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri House members and staff will now have to undergo annual sexual-harassment training following the resignations this year of two lawmakers accused of inappropriate behavior with interns.
- Missouri turns to New Hampshire for new transportation chief Updated: Nov-05-15 5:49 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A New Hampshire transportation official who was instrumental in raising revenues for road and bridge repairs has been hired as the new director of the Missouri Department of Transportation as it faces a similar funding shortfall for its aging infrastructure.
- University of Missouri department: no confidence in Loftin Updated: Nov-04-15 7:31 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Members of the University of Missouri Department of English say they don't have confidence in Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin's leadership.
- Missouri Gov. Nixon backs Clinton bid for presidency Updated: Nov-04-15 7:26 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he's backing fellow Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton's run for president.
- Missouri execution canceled pending appeals court review Updated: Nov-04-15 6:10 pm
ST. LOUIS - Missouri suspended the execution Wednesday of a man convicted of killing three convenience store workers in 1994, saying courts didn't have time to quickly resolve questions raised in a last-minute ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court.
- Missouri giving away historic bridge Updated: Nov-04-15 10:11 am
WEST PLAINS, Missouri - The Missouri Department of Transportation is offering to hand over a historic bridge for free.
- Hanaway proposes 20-week abortion ban in Missouri Updated: Nov-04-15 12:38 am
COLUMBIA, Missouri - A Republican candidate for Missouri governor wants to ban abortions that are not medically necessary at or beyond 20 weeks of pregnancy.