Missouri

(St. Charles County, MO) -- St. Charles County Police say that there are a couple of tax filing scams you should be watching for. One involves people e-filing their returns. As soon as the taxes are sent, the person gets an automatic message from the IRS saying that their Social...
(Kansas City, MO) -- Authorities are investigating after a small plane crashed at a Missouri airport. The Kansas City Aviation Department says that a pilot was practicing "touch and go" landings at the Wheeler Downtown Airport in Kansas City when the single engine Piper PA-28...
(Tyrone, MO) -- A family feud may have sparked last week's killing rampage in rural Missouri. Authorities say 36-year-old Joseph Jessee Aldridge went house-to-house and opened fire in the tiny town of Tyrone Thursday night, killing seven people. Police say he then drove off to...
(Tyrone, MO) -- Sheriff deputies are identifying the suspected shooter and several victims in Thursday night's mass shooting in the rural Missouri town of Tyrone. The shooter is identified as 36-year-old Joseph Jesse Aldridge. Deputies say the shooting occurred shortly after...
(Tyrone, MO) -- The threat is passed in rural Missouri after a gunman killed seven people before committing suicide. At a news briefing earlier today, State Highway Patrol Sergeant Jeff Kinder said there are five active crime scenes near the town of Tyrone and a sixth in Shannon...
(Tyrone, MO) -- Nine people are dead today in at least four separate crime scenes in a rural Missouri community. Police say the shootings in Tyrone are linked and that the suspected shooter is among the dead. The Texas County Sheriff told the "Houston Herald" as many as six...
(St. Louis, MO) -- The lawyers for two men accused of plotting to blow up the Gateway Arch want more time to look into pretrial motions in the case. Brandon Baldwin and Olajuwon Davis appeared in federal court in St. Louis on Thursday for an evidentiary hearing. Prosecutors say...
(Washington, DC) -- Former Missouri Congressman Todd Akin is not denying that he's running for U.S. Senate next year. He told a Capitol Hill newspaper that he's not ruling out a challenge to Democratic incumbent Roy Blunt in the 2016 primary. Akin gave the "Post-Dispatch" the...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A St. Louis man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to murdering his girlfriend. Leonard Johnson admitted Wednesday that in 2012 he strangled Sarah Billingsley-Walker in his home. At the time, the victim was Vashon High School's...