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Stories with place: Jefferson City
  • Missouri man gets 15 years for attempted sex trafficking 
    Updated: May-28-15 5:36 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A 30-year-old Jefferson City man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for trying to set up a meeting with someone he thought was a 12-year-old girl for illicit sex.

  • Missouri lawmakers file lawsuit over Rams stadium 
    Updated: May-27-15 9:33 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri lawmakers are challenging the authority of Gov. Jay Nixon and officials who oversee the current St. Louis Rams stadium over plans to build a new one in a lawsuit filed Thursday.

  • Body pulled from Missouri River near Jefferson City 
    Updated: May-27-15 7:38 am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Authorities are working to determine the identity of a body pulled from the Missouri River.

  • Missouri House roll call on 'right-to-work' legislation 
    Updated: May-13-15 6:40 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 92-66 roll call vote Wednesday on a measure that would prohibit union contracts with employers that allow the collection of fees from non-members, sometimes called right to work.

  • Missouri Senate roll call on 'right-to-work' legislation 
    Updated: May-12-15 9:07 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 21-13 roll call vote Tuesday on a measure that would prohibit union contracts with employers that allow the collection of fees from non-members, sometimes called right to work.

  • Investigator: Probe of Missouri state auditor's suicide over 
    Updated: May-12-15 4:56 pm

    ST. LOUIS - Investigators are closing their probe into former Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich's suicide after failing to find an explanation for why the Republican gubernatorial hopeful took his life, a suburban St. Louis detective said Tuesday.

  • Correction: Home Care-Wages story 
    Updated: May-12-15 12:08 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - In a story May 11 about a proposed increase in the minimum wage for Missouri home care workers, The Associated Press misstated the state's current minimum wage. It is $7.65 an hour, not $7.50 an hour.

  • Missouri medical malpractice damage caps signed into law 
    Updated: May-07-15 4:37 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed a measure Thursday capping some damage awards in medical malpractices cases, three years after the state's Supreme Court struck down similar limits as unconstitutional.

  • Missouri bonds measure for building repairs sent to governor 
    Updated: May-07-15 2:28 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri's aging Capitol, public colleges and universities and other state-owned buildings could get roughly $300 million worth of repairs and renovations from bonding under a plan passed by the Legislature on Thursday.

  • Missouri House roll call on override of welfare limit cuts 
    Updated: May-05-15 1:48 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 113-42 roll call vote Tuesday by which the Missouri House overrode Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a measure to lower the lifetime limit for people to receive temporary cash assistance from five years to three years and nine months.

  • Missouri Senate roll call on override of welfare limit cuts 
    Updated: May-04-15 7:43 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 25-9 roll call vote Monday by which the Missouri Senate overrode Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a measure to lower the lifetime limit for people to receive temporary cash assistance from five years to three years and nine months. The measure also needs a two-thirds vote in the House to override the governor's veto.