Two other cities in Missouri are ranked sixth and 23rd on the list.
A Missouri man is scheduled to plead guilty to charges that he took a 17-year-old girl from Massachusetts to Rhode Island with the intent of selling her for sex.
From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau estimate that Missouri gained about 13,000 residents from July 2011 to July 2012.
Saturday night’s jackpot was $336.4 million.
Charlie talks with former Providence, Rhode Island, Mayor Buddy Cianci, Jr., who served time in federal prison, about his book, “Politics and Pasta”; and with St. Louis Cardinals Broadcaster Mike Shannon.