SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Missouri Veterans Commission will now have to ask lawmakers for another funding solution after voters defeated a proposal for a veterans' lottery ticket.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Organizers of the 2014 Cattle Baron’s Ball of Southwest Missouri are looking for over 100 volunteers to help out with the event.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Firefighters are battling a fully-engulfed home in the 1500 block of N. Jefferson Ave. in Springfield Wednesday afternoon.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo. – Two men face charges along with four other people in connection with the robbery and beating of an elderly man on July 25.
BULL SHOALS, Ark. – The Bull Shoals Police Chief has agreed to resign his position, give up his Arkansas law enforcement certification and never serve as a law enforcement officer again in exchange for federal prosecutors to drop a charge against him.
PHELPS COUNTY, Mo. - A man from Rolla, Missouri, charged with murder in a 1992 slaying, has pleaded not guilty and is set for trial in less than a month.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A Gallup report released Tuesday shows that Arkansas outpaced the rest of the country in reducing the rate of uninsured residents during the first six months of 2014.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The candidates are determined for November's election for 7th District Congress in southwest Missouri.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Backers of the sales tax for transportation are disappointed not only that their proposal has lost; they're disappointed by how badly it has lost.
Mixed results from voters on Missouri's constitutional amendments on Tuesday's ballot - a narrow victory for Right to Farm may prompt a recount and the Transportation tax is voted down. The state of Missouri executes another death row inmates. And storm changes move into southwest Missouri starting tonight for the next several days. Here's your morning Quick Cast.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri’s primary election ballot was heavy on constitutional amendment issues. Here is a breakdown on how each issue was voted on.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The votes are in and tallied. Numerous Christian and Greene County offices were on the primary ballot with candidates seeking a spot in November’s general election.
BONNE TERRE, Mo. --Missouri has executed convicted killer Michael Shane Worthington 16 years after he pled guilty to the 1995 rape and murder of a Lake Saint Louis woman.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Amendment One vote tally was very close by midnight Tuesday -- split nearly even with most precincts reporting.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield Police Department's Second Quarter Safety Report reveals a decrease in crime. According to the report, overall crime decreased by 17 percent in the second quarter this year compared to the same time last year-- which is April through June.
KABUL, Afghanistan -- An American general was killed in an apparent insider attack Tuesday by a member of the Afghan security forces, a Pentagon spokesman said, the highest-ranking U.S. Army officer to be killed in the Iraq or Afghanistan wars.
CBSNews -- A Russian crime ring has stolen the largest known collection of username and password combinations ever, in a trend that is becoming the crime of the 21st century. CBS News looked into it.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- One more door has been closed for prison inmate Michael Worthington, due to be executed just after midnight.
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- The U. S. Supreme Court has refused to hear another appeal from prison inmate Michael Worthington, who is scheduled to be executed just after midnight tonight.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The election is bringing many people to polling stations throughout the Ozarks. Missourians will cast their votes on the five essential constitutional amendments. The Greene County Clerks office expects a 20 to 25-percent voter turnout.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Church members from 120 nations are gathering at JQH Arena for the Assemblies of God Centennial Celebration. Ten thousand people are expected to attend this weeks event in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- An investigation into the death of a Springfield woman uncovered a suicide note in her home, according to the Springfield Fire Department.
(CNN) -- Last August, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an ultimatum: Food manufacturers had one year to make sure any "gluten-free" products met FDA requirements.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The second quarter of this year saw an overall decrease in crime by 17 percent, according to the Springfield Police Department’s safety report released Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Police action involved in a deadly shooting in May has been deemed legally justified by the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Patterson.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A teen arrested in the February slaying of a Springfield man has been charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action and first-degree burglary in Greene County Juvenile Court.
It used to be that when someone died, a loved one would be tasked with sorting through the personal effects, but now many documents and photos are kept online. Family members may not have access to email and social media after a death.
WASHINGTON -- An American general was killed Tuesday after a shooter wearing an Afghan military uniform opened fire at a training facility in Kabul, a Pentagon spokesman said.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The third anniversary of a citywide National Night Out is planned in Springfield tonight. Other events are planned in cities across the region and country.
ROLLA, Mo. -- A man charged with the shotgun murder of another man near Rolla this spring, pleads guilty less than a week after prosecutors announced they would seek the death penalty in the case.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- MoDOT plans to do paving work overnight Tuesday, on the southbound ramps at Highways 65 and 60.
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- The man scheduled to be executed by the State of Missouri shortly after midnight Wednesday morning says he is ready to die. If his execution is carried out, it will be Missouri’s ninth since November.
It's election day in Missouri - polls open from 6am to 7pm, with 5 constitutional amendments to decide and primary races. Arkansas is grappling with how to handle immigrant children coming into the state. And storm changes and hotter temps in the forecast. Here's your Morning Quick Cast!
MISSOURI -- It is primary election day across Missouri. If you don't know where you vote, there is an online locator you can use. Also, review the 5 statewide constitutional amendments on today's ballot.
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- With thousands of migrant children crossing the U.S. border illegally, one lawmaker is asking how Arkansas will be impacted. There are currently 166 of the children living in Arkansas.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Budget cut discussions will now go forward in Springfield.
NEW YORK -- For the first time in nearly a decade, Scrabble players are going to have some new words on their boards.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In the days leading up to the Aug. 5 primary election, ads on both sides of the Amendment 1 debate have been hard to miss.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Doctors say the health benefits of breastfeeding are extensive, for both mother and baby. But for premature babies those benefits can be life saving.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – An investigation is underway after police and firefighters found the body of a woman lying in the back yard of a home in the 1300 block of E. Pacific St. Monday evening.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Governor Jay Nixon visited Springfield on Monday to defend his vetoes of tax breaks in June. Gov. Nixon said the tax breaks would reduce local and state revenues by up to $776 million annually.
FORSYTH, Mo. -- The handling of a document in Taney County is stirring up as much controversy as the allegations inside it.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Police Department was honored with the Flag of Freedom award Monday afternoon.
WILLOW CREEK, Alaska – Alaska State Police say a search is underway for a missing Missouri man who disappeared during a fishing trip along Willow Creek.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield’s Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about suspicious door-to-door operations and yellow lawn signs.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In an announcement on Monday, Attorney General Chris Koster says a settlement has been reached in a lawsuit over violations of Missouri’s No Call and Telemarketing Laws.
CBSNews -- That high-tech keyless car security system is pretty sweet -- for hackers. According to a new report in Wired, thieves can use off-the-shelf hardware and software to impersonate a vehicle's security fob and break into a car in no more than a few minutes.
WASHINGTON, DC -- James Brady, the spokesman for former President Ronald Reagan who was shot during a 1981 assassination attempt on Reagan, has died, at the age of 73, the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence confirmed to CBS News.
WALNUT GROVE, Mo. -- Greene County authorities are not providing many details about the death of a man found in his home over the weekend. But they have released his name.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Problems with electrical wiring around a dishwasher caused a fire shortly before 5 a.m. today in a home in the 800 block of North Lexington.