Missouri

(St. Louis, MO) -- A St. Louis man will serve the rest of his life in prison after he was convicted of murder during a 2013 home invasion. Rico Combs was sentenced Friday in St. Louis Circuit Court to life with no parole. Prosecutors say the 27-year-old broke into the home of...
(Undated) -- The World Health Organization says the heavily used weed killer Roundup can cause cancer. The organization's international agency for research on cancer says in a new report that the active ingredient in Roundup is "probably carcinogenic." The report is based on...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- The NFL's Competition Committee is opposing proposed rule changes when it comes to instant replay. Nearly two-dozen rule changes are being discussed at this week's NFL Owners Meetings in Phoenix, Arizona. Committee member and Rams head coach Jeff Fisher says...
(St. Louis, MO) -- Wet weather is on the way to the St. Louis area and it's not snow. The National Weather Service says scattered rain showers and some thunder are expected this morning. A short break this afternoon will bring some sunshine. But this evening around 6 p.m. look...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- The NFL's Competition Committee is opposing proposed rule changes when it comes to instant replay. Nearly two-dozen rule changes are being discussed at this week's NFL Owners Meetings in Phoenix, Arizona. Committee member and Rams head coach Jeff Fisher says...
(St. Louis, MO) -- Work is underway on the 43-million-dollar Loop Trolley. Workers began preparing the site outside city hall in University City this morning, and will include demolishing the roundabout at Delmar and Trinity. The two-mile streetcar route will connect the Loop to...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke is designing a stadium to house two NFL teams in Los Angeles. The "Los Angeles Times" reports Kroenke doesn't need to partner with a second team to finance the more than 1.8-billion-dollar stadium in Inglewood, but the...
(St. Louis County, MO) -- St. Louis County Police are investigating a weekend shooting death in north St. Louis County. The male body was found Sunday evening in the street on Spring Garden Drive. Police have yet to identify the victim.
(Florissant, MO) -- Several local boy scout troops are being considered heroes after rescuing a man who was stuck in the mud by the Missouri River. The young boys were cleaning the river in Florissant when they spotted the man trapped in mud up to his thighs. The scouts quickly...
MOSCOW (AP) — As Russian President Vladimir Putin marks 15 years since he was first elected, his former long-term...
NEW YORK (AP) — How time flies in this very mad world! It seems like only yesterday that the 1960s were dawning...
NEW YORK (AP) — A day after Trevor Noah was declared the new host of "The Daily Show," complete with the blessing...
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Two cross-dressing men who were shot at by National Security Agency police when they...
FERGUSON-POLICE SHOOTING Man accused in Ferguson police shooting denied lower bond CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri...
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The insurance firm RLI Corp. has announced a $15 million addition to its headquarters in...