The drought has withered crops and lowered the Mississippi River’s levels to a point that could force slowdowns, if not shutdowns, of barge traffic.
He’s believed to be responsible for bank robberies in nine states.
Robert Cummings opened fire inside a southwest Missouri bar that refused to serve him more beer.
A man with a portable methamphetamine lab in his pants ran from police after a routine traffic stop.
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.
The rare bacteria claimed the life of a Missouri baby this month.
“Sacrifice to see the ones you love, that’s what we do,” said John Mahoney, who was driving to visit his mother and sister in St. Louis.
Fundamental disagreements in President Obama’s home state over how to govern the Health Benefits Exchange required by the nation’s health care overhaul threaten efforts to get it up and running.
Flight 1274 left St. Louis around 3 p.m. Wednesday and was headed to Phoenix when the 71-year-old man fell ill.
“Gosh, times are tough, and maybe people are truly starving and just need the meat,” one rancher said. “But it’s shocking. I can’t believe people can stoop that low.”