Missouri

(St. Louis, MO) -- A group made up of police wives is preparing for civil unrest that could happen after a grand jury returns a decision in the Michael Brown investigation. The St. Louis Police Wives Association is asking for donations of snack items, like sunflower seeds, nuts...
(Moline, IL) -- First Lady Michelle Obama is headed back to Illinois to energize the Democratic base. She'll be in Moline this Saturday, stumping for Governor Quinn, Senator Dick Durbin, and Congresswoman Cheri Bustos. All three are fighting to keep their jobs in highly...
(St. Louis, MO) -- The Shriners Hospitals for Children in St. Louis is getting a one-million-dollar donation from a retired couple in Waterloo. Chester and Ruth Schmidt cut a check yesterday and told hospital executive to spend it wisely. In the 1950s, the Shriners helped get...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A former cop is headed to prison for almost four years for helping a drug dealer by robbing another. Parrish Swanson was sentenced today to 46 months behind bars. He and Raymond Stephens were both Hillsdale police officers when they took part in the plan...
(San Francisco, CA) -- The World Series celebration in San Francisco turned ugly last night. Authorities say two men were shot, one man was stabbed several times and crowds threw bottles and fireworks at police officers. The ruckus began after the San Francisco Giants beat the...
(Kansas City, MO) -- The San Francisco Giants have won their third World Series title in five years. Michael Morse drove in two runs including a go-ahead RBI-single in the fourth inning as the Giants defeated the Royals 3-2 in Game Seven of the Fall Classic at Kauffman Stadium...
(New Richmond, MO) -- A high school student has been arrested after allegedly making a threat over social media. WLWT-TV reports someone posted a message on an app called Yik Yak threatening to "shoot up" New Richmond High School today. Last week, Yik Yak was banned throughout...
(Springfield, IL) -- Governor Quinn is talking jobs in the final week before the election. In the last few days, he's announced more than 35-hundred jobs are coming to several cities across Illinois. The latest is a one-point-four-billion-dollar fertilizer plant that'll be based...
(Springfield, IL) -- Mother Nature is giving Illinois a slight break this year when it comes to tornadoes. State Climatologist Jim Angel says despite all the rain we've had, only 30-twisters have been confirmed and most of those hit during a storm in February. But Illinois isn't...