Cerebral malaria was the cause of death for two men from South Africa whose bodies were found at a southwest Missouri motel where they had stopped during a motorcycle trip.
Already this year 13 babies were admitted to Mercy’s NICU because they required medication to ease withdrawals, which was last year’s total.
Mo., representative says Governor Nixon accepted $50,000 for his veto of the Right to Work bill.
A report of a possible plane crash brought ambulances, law enforcement officers and several emergency responders rushing to property east of Springfield.
According to a probable cause statement, Kerns robbed a Springfield store in July 2013 while armed with a BB gun. The statement says Kerns shook hands with one clerk after the robbery and asked another clerk for a hug.
Springfield Bishop Thomas Paprocki has removed Father Robert “Bud” DeGrand as pastor of four central Illinois parishes following a credible abuse allegation from 30 years ago.
Illinois Student Assistance Commission official says a small setback for paying for school, can prevent a financially needy student from completing a degree.
Voters in Springfield, Missouri, have voted to repeal an ordinance that provided protection against discrimination in housing and hiring based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Funeral services and a visitation will be held next week for Spence Jackson, the spokesman of former Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich.
Police say in one case, the victim said the man entered her room and began removing her clothes as she slept.