Washington (CNN) -- Nearly 7 in 10 Americans are angry at the direction the country is headed and 53% of Americans disapprove of President Barack Obama's job performance, two troubling signs for Democrats one week before the midterm elections, a new CNN/ORC International Poll shows.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - An 18-year-old Willard man has been sentenced to seven years in prison on each of four charges of sexual offenses against a 15-year-old girl.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued new guidelines it hopes will clear up some of the confusion on how to treat a person who has potentially been exposed to Ebola.
ROLLA, Mo. - A man from Norwood, Missouri, who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of a Caulfield woman, has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
(CNN) -- Walmart found itself sending apology tweet after apology tweet Monday after the Twitterverse raked it over the coals for a major goof on its website.
LONDON (CNNMoney) --Women -- if you're waiting for the wage gap to close soon, don't hold your breath.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Paul Lusk’s Bears were picked third in the 10-team league race, behind preseason favorite Wichita State, which ran the table in The Valley last season.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A lengthy study concludes discrimination on the basis of race or gender continues in state government’s choice of companies getting contracts with the state.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Working groups trying to come up with new education standards for Missouri schools tell the state Board of Education there are still some disagreements on the best way for them to work.
AROUND ARKANSAS -- As the national political world fixates over which party will emerge from next week's midterm elections controlling the U.S. Senate, attention has focused on Arkansas and race between Mark Pryor and Tom Cotton.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- This week, the Safe and Sober project is working to reach as many teens as possible with a message of not drinking and driving. This year, middle school students are also getting that message.
If you buy baby wipes, you'll want to take a look at this recall.
KNOB NOSTER, Mo. -- It was a late night for a number of military families at Whiteman Air Force Base in Knob Noster, Missouri as airmen returned home from time overseas.
An arrest made after shots were fired in Springfield overnight - the City Council considers a ban on roadside pet sales, and a Springfield soldier comes home from Afghanistan. Also, much cooler today, but still comfortable. Here's your morning Quick Cast!
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Former Navy Seal Eric Greitens will speak at Missouri State University tonight.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The final opportunities this season for uninsured adults to get a flu shot from The Springfield Flu Coalition are this week.
OZARK, Mo. -- Christian County commuters will again have access to another way to work this week.
Here are some of the news events going on in the Ozarks today, Tuesday, October 28, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A man is in custody after shots were fired in north Springfield Monday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield City Council members heard from several residents on a range of issues Monday night -- from zoning concerns, to urban deer hunting and roadside dog sales.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Cardinals Nation and baseball fans across the country continue mourn the loss of Rookie Outfielder Oscar Taveras.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The City of Springfield says it has reached an agreement with the Fire Fighters Union after almost a year of bargaining.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- What do you do when you can't go to a stadium to watch your favorite team? You bring the stadium experience home.
OSCEOLA, Mo. -- The CMH Osceola Medical Center and Walk-In Clinic will officially open Saturday, Nov. 1, at 8 a.m., with daily hours set at 8 a.m. –8 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Healthcare workers play a crucial role in the global effort to fight Ebola. Some work with infected patients here in the U.S. and others in West Africa. But in this effort, they are facing increasingly strict restrictions in the U.S.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Springfield's city council will take a look Monday night at a proposal to control the city's deer population.
CBSNews -- Glitches with electronic music and information systems -- long a problem for automakers -- continue to plague the reliability of new cars, according to Consumer Reports.
(CNN) -- The Wall Street Journal labeled it a "Halloween horror story." The Internet called it something else: a "pumpkin panic."
CBSNews -- Baby wipes manufactured by Nutek Disposables, Inc., and sold at many major retailers are being voluntarily recalled because of bacterial contamination.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The man who currently runs the Greene County Highway Department is moving across the street for a new job.
KIMBERLING CITY, Mo. -- Rescue crews in Stone County rescued a man who had fallen from a tree stand Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The final few days of free flu shots for uninsured adults in Springfield are this week.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The White House believes Americans shouldn't fear an Ebola outbreak in America. It says it's under control. Still, some are criticizing their response to the situation.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A man originally charged with murder after the death of a bicyclist struck by a car he was chasing has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The November general election is a week away. State representatives, congressional seats, county offices and statewide amendments will be decided November 4.
ACROSS MISSOURI -- With no contested statewide races up next week, the key question in Missouri's general election is whether Republicans can maintain their state legislative super majorities.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A national group that says it tries to reach consensus on difficult constituional issues, and a numberr of former state and appellate judges warn that the execution of Mark Christesen Tuesday night would “cast a pall’ over the judicial process. They claim Christenson has been denied his legal rights.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Missouri Department of Conservation says foresters are predicting peak color in southwest Missouri the next week.
UPDATE: NIXA, Mo. -- Police in Nixa, Missouri say a teenager who was missing from his home Sunday afternoon, has been found safe.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- She's 92, and a loyal fan making an extra effort to support the Royals. The longtime Royals fan from Joplin has gained quite a few fans herself, after being deemed a crowd favorite at Wednesday's World Series game.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Coffee lovers get a chance to indulge in their favorite beverage.. and help a local charity for the next few weeks. Today is the kickoff for the annual "Cans for Coffee" food drive.
Cardinal Nation is in mourning after the sudden death of Oscar Taveras. The Royals are shut out in Game 5 of the World Series and the Chiefs stomp on the Rams. Here's your morning sports report.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield-Greene County libraries will host an event tonight for National Bullying Prevention Month. Tina Meier will speak at the Brentwood Branch.
Here are some of the news events going on in the Ozarks today, Monday, October 27, 2014...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A man is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle in Springfield.
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner did everything a manager could ask for in a crucial Game 5 of the World Series. For the second time this series, the lefty shut down the Royals in a 5-0 final.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield Fire Department is trying to figure out how a mobile home caught fire Sunday afternoon.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras has died in a car accident.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- With baseball winding down, football in full swing and basketball right around the corner, grocery stores and retail stores are working hard to keep the shelves stocked.
SPARTA, Mo. – All across the Ozarks persimmons are going to start falling off of the trees in the coming weeks when the region gets its first “freeze” of the fall.