The idea is under consideration in Chicago and Springfield.
FBI Director James Comey said in a visit to Springfield that stopping violent crime and public corruption are priorities in the region.
An attorney for the suspect in the kidnapping and death of a 10-year-old Springfield girl is asking to have the trial moved out of Greene County.
A man who was spurned by a woman broke into her apartment and threw her small dog to its death from a third-story window.
Jeanette Freeman had taken notes during the preliminary hearing for Craig Wood, who is accused of killing young Hailey Owens of Springfield in February.
Environmentalists are urging Springfield officials to reject a plan to expand the landfill where City Utilities of Springfield dumps its coal ash.
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Red Robin restaurant after customers at a Springfield restaurant were exposed to hepatitis A.
As many as 5,000 people might have been exposed to Hepatitis A at a Red Robin restaurant in Springfield.
A southwest Missouri woman hopes her deeply personal decision to get a divorce will open the door for other couples to end their relationships in a state that doesn’t recognize gay marriage.
Springfield city officials have agreed to settle a lawsuit by advocates who wanted to reduce penalties for possession of small amounts of pot.