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  • Parson dropping Missouri governor's bid to seek No. 2 post story has photos
    Updated: Jul-25-15 7:37 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri's crowded Republican primary for governor shrunk by one Saturday, as state Sen. Mike Parson dropped out and announced that he instead will seek the state's No. 2 post of lieutenant governor.

  • Missouri legislator accused by interns submits resignation 
    Updated: Jul-25-15 2:47 am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri state Sen. Paul LeVota submitted his resignation following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward interns, claims that the Democrat denied but that prompted party leaders to question his ability to serve.

  • Missouri legislator accused by interns submits resignation 
    Updated: Jul-25-15 12:11 am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri state Sen. Paul LeVota submitted his resignation Friday following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward interns, claims that the Democrat denied but that prompted party leaders to question his ability to serve.

  • Missouri Senate report: Intern claims sexual harassment story has photos
    Updated: Jul-22-15 7:38 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A former Missouri legislative intern claims a Democratic state senator sexually harassed her, made what she felt was a request for sex and retaliated when she refused, according to a Senate report released Wednesday. The lawmaker denied any inappropriate behavior.

  • Judge: Missouri broke law keeping execution supplier secret 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 10:14 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri circuit county judge ruled that the Department of Corrections violated the law by refusing to disclose records about pharmacies that compound the state's execution drug.

  • Missouri judge drops lawsuit over lethal injection policy 
    Updated: Jul-13-15 1:54 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A lawsuit against Missouri over lethal injection policies for executions has been dismissed.

  • Backer of Missouri voter ID measure seeks help from 10,000 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 2:08 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Republican candidate for Missouri secretary of state is looking for 10,000 volunteers to help gather signatures for a voter identification initiative petition.

  • Winning $70 million Powerball ticket sold at St. Louis store 
    Updated: Jul-08-15 1:30 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Lottery officials say someone who purchased a Powerball ticket in St. Louis for the Fourth of July drawing has won the $70 million jackpot.

  • Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 4:27 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri state lawmaker asked a judge to block Gov. Jay Nixon from working on plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse of taxpayer dollars for an "illegal purpose."