- Correction: Small Business Package story Updated: Apr-27-16 11:59 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - In a story April 25 about the Missouri Senate passing a package of tax incentives for small businesses, The Associated Press erroneously reported that it would require the Legislature to sign off on most regulations proposed by state agencies. The bill would require state agencies to certify that new regulations wouldn't adversely affect small businesses or are meant to protect the public's health or safety.
- Missouri lawmakers send bill on medical expenses to Nixon Updated: Apr-26-16 6:53 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday passed legislation to change how medical expenses are handled in court, sending the measure to Gov. Jay Nixon.
- Missouri inmate charged in death of fellow inmate Updated: Apr-20-16 10:34 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri prison inmate has been indicted in the killing of a fellow inmate.
- Former Missouri Sen. Carl Vogel dies after cancer battle Updated: Apr-15-16 11:02 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Former state Sen. Carl Vogel, a local Coca-Cola Bottling Co. president who served for 20 years in the Missouri Legislature, has died after a year-long battle with cancer.
- Missouri Senate searching for missing wooden gavel Updated: Apr-14-16 2:34 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Senate is missing the large wooden gavel used to call the chamber to order.
- 3rd suspect arrested in Jefferson City school bus shooting Updated: Apr-14-16 12:06 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Authorities say a third suspect has been arrested in a shooting in which bullets hit a Jefferson City school bus loaded with students.
- Services set for US college student found dead in Russia Updated: Apr-14-16 11:09 am
CALIFORNIA, Missouri - Missouri services are set for an American student whose body was found last week near a Siberian village after he vanished from a guesthouse in the middle of the night.
- Missouri man pleads guilty to participating in theft death Updated: Apr-13-16 8:42 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Jefferson City man has pleaded guilty to participating in a home theft in which a man was killed.
- Missouri attorney general hopeful would want corruption unit Updated: Apr-12-16 7:16 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Republican candidate for Missouri attorney general says he would create a corruption unit to tackle misuse of public office if he is elected, part of a series of ethics-related policies he's pitching as state lawmakers make a renewed push for reform.
- 2 arrested after fleeing in stolen SUV through mid-Missouri Updated: Apr-08-16 8:01 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A man and woman have been arrested after fleeing from central Missouri officers in a stolen vehicle from which multiple gunshots were fired.
- Man serving life terms in grandfather's death dies in prison Updated: Apr-07-16 2:28 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri prison officials say a 65-year-old inmate serving a life sentence in the 1997 killing of his grandfather has died.
- Police: Gunshots hit Jefferson City school bus Updated: Apr-07-16 10:31 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Authorities say that gunfire has struck a Jefferson City school bus loaded with 21 students.
- Man, woman fall from cliff to train tracks in Jefferson City Updated: Apr-05-16 12:02 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Colorado couple has been rescued after falling about 20 feet off a cliff next to train tracks in Jefferson City.
- Missouri highway department's mascot found in a ditch Updated: Apr-02-16 12:09 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The search for Barrel Bob - the Missouri Department of Transportation's mascot - is over.
- Russian police step up search for missing American Updated: Mar-31-16 3:51 am
MOSCOW - Russian police have stepped up the search for an American student who went missing on a hike in the mountains on Sunday.
- Democratic officials, unions speak against union-fees bill Updated: Mar-30-16 4:00 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Some of Missouri's top Democrats slammed a vetoed bill that would require public employees to give annual written consent before union dues could be withheld from their paychecks, saying during a rally Wednesday at the Capitol that it would hurt unions and add unnecessary regulations.
- Search underway in Siberia for missing US student Updated: Mar-30-16 3:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A Russian search using helicopters pressed on for a U.S. student Wednesday, three days after officials say he went missing in below-freezing conditions after venturing out before dawn from a guest house in a mountainous stretch of Siberia.