SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The idea of retiring at age 62 is out the window for many Americans, especially those who found themselves without a job during the recession.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The busiest highways around Springfield may have their names changed. The Ozarks Transportation Organization (OTO) is considering a plan to rename Highway 65 and James River Freeway into I-244.
ROLLA, Mo. -- A bus driver from the Rolla Public School District is being credited with saving the lives of about 40 students.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Those who feed the hungry in the Ozarks are already seeing huge numbers this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A Springfield man plead guilty in federal court on Wednesday, Nov. 13 to hiring someone to kill his wife’s ex-husband.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A woman died after a scooter accident on Sunday, Nov. 10, sent her to the hospital.
CNN -- Some 106,185 people signed up for Obamacare in its first month of operation, a period marred by major technological problems with both the federal and state enrollment websites.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Ozarks schools are experimenting with creative ways to convince students to buckle up.
BENTON COUNTY, Mo. – An autopsy is to be conducted in Columbia on human remains discovered in the ruins of a burned home today in Benton County.
(CNN) - With a little more than two weeks to go before the Obama administration’s deadline for repairing the problem-plagued HealthCare.gov, a close parsing of White House officials’ words shows a completely functioning website isn’t likely to materialize.
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Mo. – The Republic woman accused of causing the death of her two-year-old daughter two years ago has pleaded not guilty.
CLINTON, Mo. - A judge in Henry County has sentenced an Ava man to 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to reduced charges of second-degree murder in the 2011 slaying of a teenager from Ava.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has outlined his plan to end the shuffling of jobs across the Missouri-Kansas Border in pursuit of incentives meant for the creation of new jobs.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A Missouri man who was sent to jail for murder is free this morning, released from prison after his conviction was overturned. Ryan Ferguson had been behind bars since 2005.
WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. -- Three people are killed and a fourth is seriously injured in a one-car crash in Howell County Tuesday.
(CNN) -- If you're not on medicine to lower your cholesterol yet, you might be soon.
President Obama calls former President Bill Clinton the "Secretary of Explaining Stuff" because of his plain spoken ways. That's why the former president's criticism of a part of the Affordable Care Act is getting a lot of attention.
Dozens of men make a Springfield church their sanctuary from the frigid temperatures.
TANEY COUNTY, Mo. -- Dental records should help investigators identify remains found in the woods. Hunters made the discovery around 7:30 p.m. Monday off Wilderness Road just north of Forsyth. The remains could be those of a man missing for 7 years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Workers nearing retirement age are having a more difficult time than younger people getting jobs.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Walmart unveiled its largest Black Friday plans to date on Tuesday, Nov. 12, including seven times the number of one-hour guaranteed items compared to last year, "Manager Specials" and even more hot deals on the season's top gifts.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Days after super typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, one Evangel student was scrambling to get in touch with her parents.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Ryan Ferguson, a man once imprisoned for murder and robbery, is a free man.
(CBS News) Some people might say that buying insurance on the troubled HealthCare.gov website is like climbing a mountain.
GAINSVILLE, Mo. – Employment rates declined or stayed the same in most rural counties, including many in Missouri and Arkansas.
CAMDENTON, Mo. -- A Lebanon man has been sentenced to three consecutive terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murders of three people in Camden County in December 2010.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Attorney General’s Office has said it will not seek additional charges against Ryan Ferguson, the Columbia man whose conviction for the 2001 murder of Columbia Tribune Sports Editor Kent Heitholt was vacated a week ago.
FORSYTH, Mo. – Skeletal human remains have been found in a wooded area near Wilderness Rd. north of Forsyth, according to the Taney County Sheriff’s Office.
CHICAGO, Ill. -- An expert committee of architects declared that New York's new World Trade Center tower will be the tallest building in the U.S. once completed, surpassing Chicago's Willis Tower.
CBSNews -- Suicides across the military have dropped by more than 22 percent this year, defense officials said, amid an array of new programs targeting what the Defense Department calls an epidemic that took more service members' lives last year than the war in Afghanistan did during that same period.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Two Saudi men accused of kidnapping a woman in June and sexually assaulting her at an apartment will go in trial Feb, 3, 2014, according to online court records. Ahmed Ayed A. Alanazi, 27, and Rayan Alqabbee, 21, are charged with forcible sodomy in connection with a June 1 incident in which a woman was allegedly drugged and taken to an apartment where she was assaulted.
Washington (CNN) -- The hundreds of thousands of typhoon victims in the Philippines need help and they need it now, the U.S. Marine Corps general in charge of the U.S. military relief effort says.
RIVERSIDE, Mo. -- Chiefs’ wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was arrested on Tuesday morning for speeding and possession of marijuana.
CLINTON, Mo. - Sentencing is set for this afternoon for a man who admitted to the 2011 slaying of a teenager from Ava.
A cold front has brought sharply colder weather to Missouri, and a University of Missouri Professor says it’s a good time to be thinking about older Missourians.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Adult magazine publisher Larry Flynt wants to keep the state from executing the man who shot and crippled him almost 25 years ago. Flynt has filed a lawsuit accusing the state of hiding important information.
JOPLIN, MO.--- The Joplin City Council met Monday night to talk about the future of Joe Becker Stadium. The plan that was proposed can transform Joplin, it involves introducing a pro-baseball team to the city.
For some holiday shoppers, the spirit of the season may lead to overspending and add up to a less-than-happy New Year. Tips for smarter holiday spending.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The White House is working on a report which will show just how many people signed up for health insurance under the affordable care act in its first month. It will be released this week and CBS News has learned the numbers will be very low.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Lost and Found Grief Center is an organization that provides help, hope and healing to grieving families. Dr. Karen Scott talks about helping kids recover from tragic events.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Baby boomers are taking their own lives at alarming rates, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
MISSOURI -- A cold front that will drastically drop temperatures in Missouri through the day is pushing its way through the state right now.
STRAFFORD, Mo. -- A World War II veteran from the Ozarks receives the highest Medal of Honor the French government awards. He also got his high school diploma.
BRANSON, Mo. -- For 80 years, the American Legion Post 220 has facilitated the annual Veterans Day Parade in Branson, but an aging membership prompted the organization to make 2013 its last year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Haiyan was one of the most intense land-falling storms ever recorded on the planet. The devastation in the Philippines is so great that it's impacting people over 8,000 miles away here in Springfield.
NIXA, Mo. – After receiving part of a $41,916 grant, Nixa schools will now be able perform cholesterol screenings on 5th graders.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Autopsy results have been released in the death of Rudolph and Stephanie Fajardo showing the couple died as a result of gunshot wounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Members of the Peters family announced Monday a gift of $7,500 to the Special Agent Sgt. Joseph M. Peters Memorial Scholarship at a Veterans Day ceremony at OTC.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Blake Mycoskie, founder and Chief Shoe Giver of TOMS is the keynote speaker Monday for Missouri State University's 2013 Public Affairs Convocation.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Branson, Missouri wraps up a special week-long focus on American veterans, with the 80th annual Veterans Day parade through the historic downtown area.