Missouri

(St. Louis, MO) -- Country music star Hunter Hayes has cancelled his concert in St. Louis because of the state of emergency in Missouri. The event was supposed to take place today at the Chaifetz Arena. Tickets will be reimbursed at the point of purchase. Hunter promises that he...
(St. Louis, MO) -- St. Louis continues to surpass the number of murders that took place last year. The city recorded its 131st homicide of the year on Wednesday when a man was found shot to death in a stolen vehicle. Police say the victim is 20-year-old Deshon Moore. He was in...
(Jefferson City, MO) -- Governor Nixon has selected a new circuit judge for St. Louis County. Associate Circuit Judge Sandra Farragut-Hemphill will replace the retired Mark Seigel as circuit judge for the 21st circuit. The governor says she has several years of experience in a...
(Oakland, CA) -- "Thursday Night Football" features the AFC West this week, as the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith expects the winless Raiders to be up to the challenge. The Chiefs are coming off a 24-20 win over the...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A St. Louis suburb's police department is under a microscope for its handling of racial relations, but a study shows it's fairly typical. "USA Today" looked at the arrest rates of the Ferguson police department and found black suspects were booked three times...
(Springfield, IL) -- More than two-million-people in Illinois voted to raise the minimum wage to 10-bucks-an-hour on Election Day. Republicans have not been on board with that idea during this lame duck session, but State Democrat Senator Kimberly Lightford says poverty does not...
(Undated) -- There's a report that a grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri could come down Friday. CNN reports the grand jury hearing evidence in the officer shooting of Michael Brown will meet Friday for what may be their final session. The report cites law enforcement...
(St. Louis County, MO) -- A five-million-dollar road project stretching through Ballwin, Ellisville, and Wildwood is now underway. A groundbreaking was held for the Manchester Road Great Streets project this morning. Over the next year, concrete medians will be installed, as...
(St. Louis, MO) -- Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says his activation of the National Guard does not indicate officials are expecting violence. After swearing in a special commission on Ferguson yesterday, the Governor addressed his decision, saying it's about being prepared for...