JOPLIN, Mo.-- The Empire District Electric Company announced Friday it has filed a request with the Missouri Public Service Commission for changes in rates for its Missouri electric customers.
(CNN) -- The St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man roster.
(CBS News)-- A third of autistic children still having difficulty speaking at age 5, even after years of early intervention. Five-year-old Lance Almeida has autism, and he has difficulty expressing himself as well remembering and using words. His parents say Lance only had about 10 words in his vocabulary -- until they enrolled him in a study that examined how using iPads may help autistic children better communicate.
(CNN)-- You think the gas near you is getting cheaper? Try filling up in the South Carolina city of Rock Hill.
SARCOXIE, Mo.-- Sarcoxie High School and Wildwood Elementary School students and staff will soon have a safe place to go if severe weather hits.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Out with the dog days of summer and in with the mules.
CAMDEN, Ark. -- The Emerald Ash Borer is eating it's way through ash trees across Arkansas.
CBSNews -- If you were disappointed by this summer's not-so-hot offerings at the multiplexes, fall movie season may just give you some cinematic warmth.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin announces that the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Amendment met the signature requirements of Article 5, Section 1 of the Arkansas Constitution.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Flooding has caused $35.6 million in lost crop value, but the full extent of the damage won’t be known until after harvest, according to economists with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Students at Missouri State University-West Plains will have the opportunity to study abroad in India during July 2015.
With Labor Day traditionally tolling the end of summer, you may want to take advantage of another tradition: holiday deals on new cars.
Check out this stunning video shot of the Aurora Borealis from space.
Motorists have something to celebrate this Labor Day weekend.
ST. LOUIS -- In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."
JOPLIN, Mo. -- There have been problems and delays, but Joplin's new high school is finally ready for students, starting next week. But first - an open house to show off the new state-of-the-art school.
WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Most of us dream about retiring someday, however man in Webb City, Missouri says that he's putting it off as long as he can.
NEW YORK -- Hackers have managed to break into 7 of the top 15 banks. Here's what you need to know.
Labor Day, officially a time to celebrate American workers. Unofficially, it's the end of summer, a long weekend and time for a getaway for many people. Here's how you can hit the road without kissing your diet goodbye.
A famous Hollywood couple say "I do", "Friends" fans - a surprise is in the works for you, and Comedienne Joan Rivers is rushed to hospital.
How electrical currents can improve memory and doctors begin testing an Ebola vaccine.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Friday, August 29, 2014...
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Friday, August 29, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- An accidental fire displaced a family of eight in west Springfield.