CBSNews -- Parents of obese children often perceive their offspring as healthy, even if the child's weight requires medical intervention, according to a new study.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The George Washington Carver Agriculture Academy is underway in Springfield.
NORTHWEST Ark. -- Water safety is top priority for Park Rangers at Beaver Lake.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- A report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation shows high poverty rates for Arkansas children.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Research projects at Missouri State University have gotten a big boost this year, from a record number of grants.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- Some Arkansas voters got a chance Tuesday to hear more from two candidates running for governor.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. -- Traffic is being rerouted today around a fatal crash in Camden County, Missouri.
Singer Billy Joel will soon add another award to his long list of honors. And Justin Bieber is upsetting neighbors... again.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- Representatives with the Missouri State Auditor's Office arrive in Joplin to start their audit of the city and of the Joplin School District.
Video posted online of an elderly gentleman tossing aside his canes and dancing up a storm, is catching fire on the internet.
DOTHAN, Ala. -- A new cell phone app could be used to help teachers and administrators communicate during a school lockdown.
DETROIT, Mich. -- Chrysler is recalling 792,300 older-model Jeep SUVs for ignition switch problems.
ROGERS, Ark. -- In Benton County, Arkansas, the campgrounds and swimming areas at Beaver Lake are full. It's a rebound from last summer when the area had several setbacks.
Keeping your skin healthy and youthful doesn't have to drain your bank account. You can have beauty on a budget.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Wednesday, July 23, 2014....
A mother who experiences severe pain during labor could have other health issues long after she gives birth.
BATTLEFIELD, Mo. -- An effort to collect extra produce from local farmers before it spoils in the summer sun has already brought in hundreds of pounds of fresh food for those in need in Southwest Missouri.
BOLIVAR, Mo. -- Bolivar city leaders hope an online database will help curb crime and keep criminals from selling stolen goods.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Kids Count study, compiled by the Annie E. Casey foundation, was released Tuesday. Missouri rose in the ranks, where a lower score is better.
ELKINS, Ark. -- The Elkins school board recently approved $400,000 worth of security upgrades and building renovations
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The acting Secretary of the Veterans Affairs Department admits the agency has a lot of work to do to improve service.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A debate over deer may become one of the biggest arguments in Missouri's upcoming veto session. Earlier this month, Governor Jay Nixon vetoed two bills that would designate deer as livestock-- and many are planning to override them.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – An El Dorado Springs man was sentenced to 17 years in federal prison without parole Tuesday for sexually exploiting a minor.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A registered sex offender in Springfield was federally indicted by a federal grand jury Tuesday for receiving and distributing child pornography over the Internet.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A former sheriff of St. Clair County was indicted by a federal grand jury in Springfield Tuesday for stealing property recovered in criminal cases and selling a stolen firearm.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel University named Dr. Michael Kolstad as vice president for university advancement effective Aug. 1.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run is gearing up and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board is asking the public to help design the event t-shirt.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The White House says President Barack Obama will visit Kansas City next week.
(CNN) - If you’ve picked up fruit at Sam's, Costco, or Walmart stores recently, keep reading.
WASHINGTON -- A federal three-judge panel on Tuesday ruled that the government cannot dole out subsidies to consumers on federally-run Obamacare marketplaces, delivering a significant blow to the new health insurance system.
The FAA has told U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport for a period of up to 24 hours.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The American Red Cross in Arkansas has deployed two Disaster Responders to join teams to help residents in Washington State in the path of wildfires.