SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The man accused of the abduction, rape and murder of 10-year old Hailey Owens is supposed to have a preliminary hearing on his case today. But it may not happen.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The City of Springfield is holding a meeting about the Republic Road widening project tonight.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- You've all heard of the family that started out making duck calls and turned into TV stars on Duck Dynasty, but we have our own Ozarks version here in Springfield, just without the TV show.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster spoke at a Springfield Chamber of Commerce meeting Wednesday afternoon and talked about some of the Show-Me State's biggest challenges.
LITTLE ROCK, Ar. -- One of the most highly-contested senate races in the country features two lawmakers from Arkansas. In a poll released Wednesday, Democratic Senator Mark Pryor has a clear lead over Republican Rep. Tom Cotton. Pryor now leads by ten percentage points.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University hosted an informational presentation Wednesday night about a program to help high school students graduate.
CBSNews -- Teen drivers distracted by passengers' loud talking and fooling around are more likely to be involved in serious incidents than those distracted by technology such as cell phones, according to a new study.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If we told you one industry had an impact to the tune of billions of dollars in Springfield each year, would you be surprised to know it is the nonprofits that serve our community?
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Missouri Institute of Natural Science in Springfield has a very large, new resident: A triceratops skeleton.
BRANSON Mo.- The road to recovery following the Leap Day tornado in Branson has been longer for some than others, among them businesses like the Auto and Farm Museum.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – An open house will be held on Thursday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church, 922, W. Republic Rd., about a project to widen Republic Rd. from Parkcrest Ave. through Campbell Ave., to the signal at the entrance to Chase.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Greene County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Patterson has filed a notice of intent to seek the death penalty in the case of Diane Staudte, accused of killing members of her family with antifreeze.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The first impeachment resolutions calling for Governor Nixon’s ouster from office have gone before a House committee.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The spring planting season underway across Missouri, which means more pieces of farm equipment will be on roads around the state.
There are few treatments available for the millions of people who suffer from migraines. New early-stage research offers new hope.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the tax cut bill sent him by the legislature contains an obviously fatal flaw that will lead him to veto it.
FAIR GROVE, Mo. -- Educators from around southwest Missouri are in Greene County today for the annual Rural School Rendezvous.
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- The state has carried out the execution of 57-year-old William Rousan, who was convicted of the 1993 murders of a rural southeast Missouri couple in 1993. He died by lethal injection at the Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center at Bonne Terre, not far from where he committed the murders for which he was condemned.
PERTH, Australia -- An "object of interest" in the search for missing Malaysian Airlines plane has been recovered on the coast of Western Australia, several hours drive south of Perth, officials said. Australian Transport Safety Bureau Chief Commissioner Martin Dolan described the object as appearing to be sheet metal with rivets.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More colleges across the country are starting food assistance programs as more students find themselves in need of help, and support is available for students in the Ozarks.
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino was the guest speaker for this year's Steak & Steak dinner benefiting Springfield's Boys and Girls Club.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- New charges have been filed in the case against the man accused of killing Hailey Owens. Craig Wood now faces rape and sodomy charges. Greene County Prosecutor Dan Patterson received a report from the Greene County Medical Examiner, which led to the charges. Wood is also facing first-degree murder and kidnapping charges.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A fraternity at Missouri State is sponsoring a message to young adults about handling relationships.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- On Earth Day people celebrate by recycling and picking up trash, but there is a new trend in the eco-friendly movement called upcycling.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A road expansion project paves the way for smoother traffic in Springfield. MoDOT plans to widen Glenstone Ave. between Battlefield Road and the James River Freeway.
CNN -- The IRS is in damage control mode Tuesday after an audit revealed that it paid bonuses to employees who were in trouble over tax issues themselves.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A group in Springfield is protesting an execution, set to take place shortly after midnight tonight.
LAMPE, Mo. - Table Rock Lake could soon be home to a new multi-million-dollar development. After nearly 12 years of planning and searching, Colorado-based Young Life, broke ground a new camp in Stone County Tuesday.
CBSNews -- The summer driving season is fast approaching, and with it the annual hike in gasoline prices. But many parts of the U.S. are already contending with unexpectedly high prices at the pump this month, weeks ahead of schedule.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri's governor warns of dire consequences to schools and other services if an income tax cut bill becomes law while visiting Missouri State University on Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – More than double of last year’s donation of 7,000 diapers was collected for the second annual CoxHealth Diaper Drive.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Community Partnership of the Ozarks is asking members of the community to wear their jeans as a stance against sexual assault on Wednesday, April 23.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The lines have been drawn between the Governor and Republican legislators on the tax cut bill Governor Nixon is likely to veto.
Washington -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a Michigan law banning the use of racial criteria in college admissions, a key decision in an unfolding legal and political battle nationally over affirmative action.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Prosecutors say Hailey Owens was sexually assaulted before her death and have filed additional charges against suspect Craig Wood.
MARIONVILLE, Mo. -- The mayor of Marionville, Missouri has officially resigned from his position. Dan Clevenger handed his letter over to officials at Marionville City Hall this morning.
Netflix, the streaming video company said Monday that it planned to increase subscription prices for new customers by one or two dollars a month within the next few months
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Nine vigils, protesting the scheduled execution of convicted murderer William Rousan, are planned Tuesday. One is in Springfield at noon.
ALTON, Mo. -- Charges are now filed against a man from Nebraska, accused of stealing an Oregon County Sheriff’s patrol truck and driving it into the Eleven-Point River Sunday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- An effort in the legislature to keep people from becoming unemployed draws concerns that it might keep people from being fully employed.
Honor Mother Earth on Earth Day, April 22nd, by recycling some of your old gadgets. By some estimations, two million tons of old gadgets end up in landfills every year.
It's Earth Day. The occasion is celebrated every April 22, but some events take place on the weekends before or after. You can participate with a cleanup event today at Lake Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Missouri Governor Jay Nixon plans to visit Missouri State University today (Tuesday) to discuss actions he will take on an income tax cut bill.
MARIONVILLE, Mo.-- The mayor of Marionville resigned on Monday night amid the controversy over his comments about Jewish-run corporations.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Public Schools on Monday named its Teacher of the Year.
BRANSON Mo. - Turkey season is here, but there's another hunt going on right now in the Ozarks, that you don't need camouflage gear or a rifle for.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Kitchen, Inc., which provides food and housing for the homeless, announced it helped a veteran sign a lease and move into a home.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Springfield Police Department is part of a national police research project, administered through the University of Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- 18 officers and one citizen were honored by the Springfield Police Department on Monday.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- The Greene County Sheriff's Office announced that one person was arrested for DWI during two checkpoints conducted on Saturday.