Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Department of Transportation is set to test the feasibility of sidewalks and roadways embedded with solar panels. The Jefferson City News-Tribune ( http://bit.ly/28OZ4rh ) that department officials hope the specially designed solar panels...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jefferson City police say a 58-year-old woman faces animal cruelty charges after 41 animals were taken from her home. Police say the animals were removed Thursday after a warrant was issued because of several complaints about the house and concerns...
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Investigators say the body of a man found near a submerged car was that of a St. Joseph man. The body of 48-year-old Ezequiel Contreras-Vasquez was found Tuesday in a pond south of St. Joseph in an area known as Banker's Crossing. Patrol Sgt. Jake Angle...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Democratic challenger Jason Kander is taking the same side as Republican U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt when it comes to balancing the federal budget. Kander said Thursday that he supports amending the U.S. Constitution to require a balanced budget. Blunt also has...
NIXA, Mo. (AP) — Police in the southwest Missouri town of Nixa are investigating how a decomposed body ended up in the back seat of a car parked at fast-food restaurant. Nixa spokeswoman Jill Finney says police were called to a Wendy's restaurant early Thursday after the body...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Health system CoxHealth says it plans to hire about 100 nurses from overseas in the next year. The Springfield-based nonprofit announced in a news release Thursday that most of the nurses will come from the Philippines, with the first hires expected to...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Springfield man has been charged with hitting a bicyclist while driving drunk and fleeing the scene of the injury crash. Forty-year-old Jeffrey Maloney was arraigned Thursday in Greene County Circuit Court on charges of second-degree assault and leaving...
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped a charge against a man suspected of making a 2012 threat that prompted a lockdown of Joplin schools. The Joplin Globe ( http://bit.ly/28V3lNf ) reports that the making a terrorist threat charge was dropped Wednesday at a hearing for...
BENTONVILLE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 23, 2016--Walmart knows customers want to save not just money, but also time. That’s why Walmart introduced Walmart Pay – a fast, easy and secure way for customers to pay with their smartphones in Walmart stores. Now, customers in Missouri...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Simone Biles is showing no signs of slowing down. The 19-year-old Texan cruised to her fourth...
BEIJING (AP) — Japanese and Chinese stocks rose Monday but other Asian markets declined, crude prices fell further...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Lionel Messi still awaits his first title with Argentina's national team. Messi put...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Lionel Messi still awaits his first title with Argentina's national team. Messi put...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps is dropping the 200-meter freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials, leaving the 18-...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps is dropping the 200-meter freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials, leaving the 18-...