More than a year has passed since South Sudan voted to secede from Sudan and become an independent country. But after months of escalating tension, the two Sudans are once again on the brink of an all-out war.
Former Missouri Governor Roger Wilson has pleaded guilty to a federal charge related to an illegal political donation made after he left office.
Legislation allowing Missourians to place their cell phone numbers on the state's telemarketing No Call List is moving forward.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed a St. Louis trial judge to serve on the state Court of Appeals.
A Missouri Senate committee has approved a budget plan that cuts funding for social services but not education.
The Missouri House has passed its version of a workers’ compensation bill that also proposes to fix the state’s ailing Second Injury Fund. The vote again fell mostly along party lines.
Missouri House members have rewritten the ballot language for a proposed constitutional amendment clearing the way for someday requiring voters to show photo identification.
Ryan Ferguson will be in Jefferson City next week for a hearing concerning his 2005 murder conviction.
Democratic Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster reports raising more than $890,000 for his re-election campaign during the past three months.