Parson's plan for Missouri adult tuition grants questioned

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson's proposal to offer scholarships for adults to study high-demand fields is getting pushback from state senators
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Central Illinois man charged with child sexual exploitation

A 47-year-old central Illinois man faces federal charges of child sexual exploitation for allegedly using a social media site to try to contact and meet minors
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Missouri lawmakers pass computer science, drug court bills

Missouri high school students could apply a computer science credit toward math, science or practical art credits needed for graduation under a bill passed by s
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Burger King Is Taking the Impossible Whopper National

On April 1, Burger King began testing the Impossible Whopper, a meatless version of its regular Whopper. We' re talking lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, mayo an
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Burger King Is Testing an Impossible Whopper in Missouri

Burger King is taking a page out of White Castle' s book with its own, much bigger Impossible Burger. On April 1, the fast food chain will begin testing the Imp
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Taco Bell Is Testing a New Churro Doughnut

Taco Bell will begin testing a new Churro Donut in select restaurants around Kansas City, Missouri, from April 4 through early May. In an email, a spokesperson
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Monster Orders Bagels 'Bread Sliced,' Twitter Rages

All bagels should be sliced horizontally. Even the ones in St. Louis, Missouri, where apparently it' s a thing to cut them up like a loaf of Wonder Bread.
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San Francisco Tops Yelp's 2019 List of the Best Food Destinations

Some people travel to new places strictly for the scenery, while others set their sights on excellent eats. If you are part of the latter group, you' ll be elat
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Missouri to create center for rural students' mental health

The University of Missouri has received a $10 million federal grant to establish a National Center for Rural School Mental Health
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Farmers back Ricketts property tax plan; others opposed

Gov. Pete Ricketts' plan to curtail sharp increases in property taxes is drawing favorable reviews from Nebraska farmers, but some rural lawmakers say more is n
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Missouri House passes wide-ranging abortion restrictions

Missouri's Republican-led House has passed a bill to ban almost all abortions if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
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Correction: Oscars-The Latest story

Correction: Oscars-The Latest story
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Off-duty St. Louis officer dies in wrong-way crash

A long-time St. Louis police officer has died after going the wrong way on a highway and crashing into another vehicle
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Warden questions timing of audit criticizing her prison

The warden of state women's prison in southwestern North Dakota is questioning an audit critical of her lockup
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The Most Popular Trader Joe's Item Is This Asian-Inspired Sauce

While it may seem like there is a new cult-favorite Trader Joe' s item every month, some products are consistently more popular than others. And as it turns out
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Parson appointed to national Council of Governors

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is now a member of the national Council of Governors
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Weather service: High flood risk in Missouri this spring

Missouri towns along the Mississippi River and its tributaries should brace for the prospect of potentially serious flooding this spring
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US officials honor UK man who tends memorial of US Airmen

U.S. officials have honored a British man who has for decades tended a memorial for 10 U.S. airmen who sacrificed their lives to save civilians in Sheffield, En
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Calipari Kentucky's 2nd-winningest coach after 80-53 win

Kentucky coach John Calipari surpassed Joe B. Hall on the school's all-time wins list and is second behind Adolph Rupp after an 80-53 victory over Auburn
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Fly-past honors WWII airmen who died saving UK children

U.S. and Royal Air Force plans have soared over Sheffield, England, to honor 10 U.S. airmen who sacrificed their lives during World War II to save children play
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Missouri woman admits getting payments for long-dead mother

A 68-year-old Missouri woman has pleaded guilty to receiving disability payments intended for her mother, who died nearly 50 years ago
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Man accused in dog abuse case now facing federal charges

An eastern Missouri man already facing state charges of animal abuse is now facing federal charges, too
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Survey: Banks raising farm loan collateral requirements

A monthly survey of rural bankers in parts of 10 Plains and Western states shows nearly two-thirds of banks in the region have raised farm loan collateral requi
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Officer-involved shooting in SE Missouri under investigation

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the officer-involved shooting of a suspect in Cape Girardeau
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