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North Dakota police say the stabbing was the result of an argument between two chefs. (Getty Images)

Police: Sushi Chef Stabs Co-Worker With Sushi Knife

Injured chef suffered a non-fatal stab wound to his hip. Attack happened after argument, say authorities.

04/02/2014

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Mother Charged With Murder In Teen’s Starvation

13-year-old son weighed just 21 pounds when he died in January.

03/25/2014

Supply managers in 9 Midwestern and Plain states are expressing optimism about the regional economy. (Getty Images)

Economic Survey Suggests Optimism For Midwest

A monthly economic survey shows businesses looking forward to steady growth for the next six months.

01/02/2014

Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy Dropped in Missouri, Illinois

The overall teen birth rate in Missouri and Illinois fell between 20 to 29 percent, right at the national average of 25 percent.

05/24/2013

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More Rain, Snow Could Lead to More Flooding

Some towns in the stretch of river from Quincy, Ill., to Grafton, Ill., reached 10-12 feet above flood stage.

04/22/2013

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Missouri Population Growth Rate Lags Behind Nation

New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau estimate that Missouri gained about 13,000 residents from July 2011 to July 2012.

12/21/2012

File photo of Rep. Todd Akin of Mo. (credit: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)

Anti-Union Group Boosts Akin In Missouri

The National Right to Work Committee says the money will cover print and television advertising in the final week of the Missouri contest.

11/02/2012

Missouri River Flooding 5, Getty Images, photo by Jamie Squire

Sens. Blunt, Hoeven Touring Missouri River Sites

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt and North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven plan to make their own inspections of the Missouri River sites.

05/29/2012

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Super Tuesday Preview: Romney Hopes To Regain Front-Runner Status

Super Tuesday is seen as a major turning point in the 2012 Republican Presidential Primary race; Mitt Romney hopes to extend his delegate lead and finally cement his front-runner status with multiple wins across the country.

03/05/2012