An Illinois lawmaker is looking for ways to shorten prison sentences for federal inmates.
The people of Springfield will once again show their support for murder victim Hailey Owens’ family, as the 10-year-old is laid to rest Wednesday.
Services have been scheduled for a 10-year-old Springfield girl who was abducted and killed last week.
Missouri State University plans to revamp its undergraduate program in foreign languages because so few students are taking French and German.
The new head of the state’s department of Central Management Services got an earful from lawmakers over the agency’s inability to keep accurate records of the property the state owns.
A proposal to allow four-time DUI offenders a chance to drive again is drawing mixed reviews.
State Rep. Don Moffitt is forming a “fitness caucus” at the Capitol to encourage fellow lawmakers, others to shed some pounds and eat healthier.
A police search of the southwest Missouri home of a middle-school football coach accused in a 10-year-old girl’s kidnapping and death found child pornography and more than a dozen guns.
A middle-school football coach accused in the kidnapping and killing of a 10-year-old girl in southwest Missouri plans to plead not guilty, his public defender said in a brief hearing Friday.
A proposal to crack down on “revenge porn” passes an Illinois Senate committee.