Missouri is the only state in the nation that has not agreed to set up a prescription drug database, which would be used to identify and track those who acquire excess painkiller or tranquilizer prescriptions.
Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli says it is buying U.S. manufacturer Russell Stover Candies, Inc., for an undisclosed sum.
Gov. Jay Nixon has put the kibosh on plans to sell beer and wine at the Missouri Capitol.
Missouri may soon need to dip into its reserves in order to pay its bills.
Komdown “Dow” Boyer faced deportation after losing her green card because of a felony theft conviction.
Illinois is number 3 on the list, while Missouri is number 42.
Georgia and Missouri have carried out the nation’s first executions since a botched lethal injection in Oklahoma in April revived concerns about capital punishment.
Supporters say the measure seeks to ensure equipment used in transmitting electricity is treated similarly to other manufacturing equipment that already is eligible for a tax break.
Administrators were using the secret lists to disguise the real wait time for a veteran to receive medical care.
State law requires a couple who wants to marry to sign the application for a license in the presence of the county recorder of deeds or an appointed deputy.