Missouri

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Members of the Crider family made their first appearances in Adams County court Tuesday to face charges in connection with the March 28 fatal shooting of 12-year-old Ray Humphrey Jr. The Herald-Whig ( http://bit.ly/1c4xJCh ) reports that Stefan K. Crider Jr...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson, Missouri, street where Michael Brown was shot by a police officer last summer appears headed for repaving, possibly impacting the mid-road shrine to the late 18-year-old. Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III was to join Brown's father during a news...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Cape Girardeau police are investigating after a junior high school student was struck by a hit-and-run driver. The Southeast Missourian ( http://bit.ly/1FvKhyv ) reports that the accident happened Tuesday as a girl was crossing a street near her school...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2015--Anova, a leading manufacturer of innovative, high-quality site furnishings, and SWT Design today revealed a fully bloomed outdoor space at the new Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Mo. On May 22, 2011, an EF-5 tornado devastated the town and...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis' police chief says he expects assault charges against a protester who rubbed pepper spray on him during a demonstration at the home of a prosecutor who cleared a police officer in a deadly shooting. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/1effBXV...
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating after a small plane crashed near the runway of Smartt Field, an airport in St. Charles County. The crash happened Tuesday night. Authorities say the plane lost power and crashed about a half-mile...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Despite efforts by Missouri's senators, the U.S. Postal Service is scheduled to move its mail processing operations out of Springfield this summer. The work will be moved to Kansas City in July. Postal Service spokeswoman Twana Barber says about 150...
NORMANDY, Mo. (AP) — Members of the Missouri Board of Education say that so far, efforts to improve the Normandy School District in St. Louis County have fallen short. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/1Jzwx7q ) reports that it was a year ago that the state board moved...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The latest round of "hot spot" policing in St. Louis is targeting five high-crime neighborhoods on the city's north side. KTVI-TV ( http://bit.ly/1KisVrC ) reports that the Kingsway east, Lewis Place, the Ville, the Greater Ville and Vandeventer neighborhoods...
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart, the nation's largest food retailer, is urging its thousands of U.S. suppliers to curb...
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Solid sales in construction equipment offset a global agricultural slowdown for Deere and the...
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Solid sales in construction equipment offset a global agricultural slowdown for Deere and the...
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Thousands of police were on duty at a Pakistani cricket stadium on Friday as cricket fans...
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Thousands of police were on duty at a Pakistani cricket stadium on Friday as cricket fans...
PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower closed to the public Friday as workers protested a rise in aggressive pickpockets...