- Missouri man serving life for marijuana offenses gets relief Updated: May-22-15 4:53 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri man sentenced to life without parole for marijuana-related offenses could be released after a decision by Gov. Jay Nixon.
- Proposed Kansas City hotel clears hurdle with officials' OK Updated: May-22-15 4:49 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A proposed Kansas City hotel has cleared a hurdle with city officials approving plans in helping finance the $302 million project.
- Kansas City art collection gets $2.32M at Chicago auction Updated: May-22-15 3:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - More than 30 American paintings collected by a Kansas City couple was sold this week for more than $2 million at an auction in Chicago.
- Couple wanted by Missouri police found in Alabama Updated: May-22-15 3:43 pm
GULF SHORES, Alabama - Authorities in coastal Alabama say a man wanted after fleeing police in Marshall, Missouri has been taken into custody.
- Circus accused of violating law in treatment of elephants Updated: May-22-15 3:39 pm
ST. LOUIS - A circus violated an animal welfare law by allowing three elephants to briefly get loose in Missouri and watering them too close to a Pennsylvania show's public area where a child managed to pose for a photo behind one of them, a federal agency alleges in a complaint.
- Suspected shoplifter accused of using stun gun on guard Updated: May-22-15 2:06 pm
ST. PETERS, Missouri - An eastern Missouri woman is charged with robbery after police say she used a stun gun to zap a security guard who tried to detain her as a suspected shoplifter.
- Woman found shot to death in car in St. Louis Updated: May-22-15 2:01 pm
ST. LOUIS - A Ferguson woman is dead, but a male passenger and two children in her car are unhurt following a shooting in St. Louis.
- Murder charge filed in death of Springfield woman Updated: May-22-15 1:55 pm
MARSHFIELD, Missouri - A southwest Missouri man is charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 22-year-old Springfield woman.
- Police: Woman was using heroin while driving with child Updated: May-22-15 1:20 pm
ST. LOUIS - A woman appeared in court Friday on multiple charges after authorities allege she crashed into the median of an interstate highway in St. Louis with a syringe of heroin still in her arm and her 3-year-old child in the back seat.
- Police: Man sought in death of woman kept in box likely near Updated: May-22-15 12:46 pm
SEDALIA, Missouri - A man suspected of killing a former girlfriend and her teenage son, weeks after he was charged with restricting her to a crate in their western Missouri home, is likely still near his hometown, authorities said Friday.
- Caretaker of former Brown memorial denies discarding items Updated: May-22-15 10:47 am
FERGUSON, Missouri - The caretaker of stuffed animals and other mementoes from a former mid-street Ferguson memorial to Michael Brown denies discarding many of the items from the makeshift shrine after they were removed this week.
- Investigation complete in fatal deputy-involved shooting Updated: May-22-15 10:38 am
COLUMBIA, Missouri - The Missouri State Highway Patrol has completed its investigation into a Boone County sheriff deputy's fatal shooting of a man in February.
- Website details Missouri State Penitentiary inmate records Updated: May-22-15 7:00 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A new website is available to check records of inmates who spent time in the Missouri State Penitentiary between 1836 and 1931.
- Final defendant sentenced in Petro America securities fraud Updated: May-22-15 5:05 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A 46-year-old Arizona man has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison for his role in a $10.2 million securities fraud conspiracy that victimized more than 12,000 investors across the U.S. and Canada.
- 10 seniors arrested for prank, damaging 35-year-old trees Updated: May-22-15 1:56 am
WENTZVILLE, Missouri - Ten Missouri high school seniors have been arrested for a suspected prank that damaged decades-old trees near the high school's cafeteria.
- Big days for deGrom, Duda lead Mets over Cardinals 5-0 Updated: May-22-15 12:57 am
NEW YORK - Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too.
- Police believe suspect in 2 deaths left car at hospital Updated: May-21-15 8:30 pm
SEDALIA, Missouri - SWAT teams searched three Sedalia homes but didn't find a man suspected of killing his former girlfriend and her 17-year-old son in a western Missouri community about 45 miles away.
- Garcia goes 7 in return, but Cardinals lose 5-0 to Mets Updated: May-21-15 6:44 pm
- Ferguson suffers budget fallout from Michael Brown shooting Updated: May-21-15 6:17 pm
FERGUSON, Missouri - Ferguson city leaders project a $2.5 million budget shortfall during the current fiscal year and a similar shortage in fiscal 2016, largely due to the unrest and fallout after the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, the town's mayor said Thursday.
- Missouri college breaks ground on innovation campus Updated: May-21-15 4:26 pm
ST. JOSEPH, Missouri - Construction has begun on the Northland Innovation Campus that will expand the presence of Northwest Missouri State University in the Kansas City area.
- Cornejo enters race for Missouri House majority leader Updated: May-21-15 3:39 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - St. Peters Rep. Robert Cornejo (kohr-NAY'-hoh) has entered what could be a crowded race for Missouri House majority leader.
- St. Louis man halts trial, pleads guilty to murder charge Updated: May-21-15 3:20 pm
ST. LOUIS - Prosecutors say they'll seek 17 years in prison for a man who halted his trial and pleaded guilty to a reduced murder charge linked to a 2013 drug-related killing.
- Royals reliever Madson takes long road back to big leagues Updated: May-21-15 3:16 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - One or 2 percent. That was it.
- Fund set up for Joplin tornado victim closes, board disbands Updated: May-21-15 3:04 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - A fund established after the 2011 Joplin tornado has been closed and its board disbanded after distributing nearly $1 million to assist residents and nonprofits in recovery efforts.
- Missouri secretary of state candidate files voter ID measure Updated: May-21-15 1:38 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Republican candidate for Missouri secretary of state is pushing an initiative petition that would allow the Legislature to require voters to present photo identification at the polls.