WARRENSBURG, Mo.--The discovery of a body of an infant found inside a cave near the University of Central Missouri has led to the arrests and subsequent charges of two Johnson County residents.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon addressed over one-hundred superintendents, administrators, and board members Mar. 8 at the Education Plus Legislative Breakfast.
(CBS News) -- TAMPA, Fla. -- A Tampa Police investigation is underway Friday after an entire family, including a pregnant woman and two young children, were hospitalized as a result of eating LSD-laced meat, reports CBS Affililate WTSP in Tampa.
HUNTSVILLE, Ar.-- One Arkansas school district to asking to waive half of their snow make-up days.
NEW YORK -- Doctors say a small device could have big benefits for some heart patients.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Our daughters may have a more realistic view of their bodies with a new doll that's nothing like Barbie.
BRANSON, Mo. -- The public was invited to see the new master plan of Table Rock Lake during a meeting with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday.
BOLIVAR, Mo. – The abducted 3-year-old toddler from Bolivar has been found safe in Springfield.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Arkansas Private Option funding bill has been signed into law by Governor Mike Beebe.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Senate supports Senator McCaskill’s proposal to make unit commanders responsible for prosecution of military sex assault cases in their units. Another Senator had proposed letting a special prosecutor decide if the case should be filed.
CNN -- Millions of college students are missing out on financial aid for college because they aren't even applying for it.
BOONE COUNTY, Ark. – A Harrison man faces numerous charges of rape after police started an investigation into a possible child predator who was seeking companionship with young men.
(CNN) -- Modern-day peeping Toms in Massachusetts, the sorts who get their thrills snapping "upskirt" photos on crowded subways, now have their behavior criminalized.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have set a date and a Justin Bieber fan makes her self at home.
Ever wonder where a lot of these movie stars and fitness gurus get such great abs? What are they doing to build up a fabulous six pack? Experts say they are probably working on their core muscles. What's the difference between the core and the abs?
ST. LOUIS -- You never know what you'll find tucked away in a closet. A priceless piece of the history of St. Louis is discovered.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- An American Eagle flight from Chicago to Kansas City, Missouri was met by law enforcement Thursday night.
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. -- It was one week ago today, a blaze destroyed the historic Majestic Hotel in downtown Hot Springs.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas lawmakers approved nearly $22 million in surplus spending Thursday for a variety of projects, but leaving several other efforts unfunded.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More than two million people worldwide have multiple sclerosis, but it's often misdiagnosed.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Two men from Branson face are facing charges of securities fraud.
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CBSNews -- Scientists claim they have safely introduced engineered immune cells in 12 people with HIV that have the ability to resist the virus.
(CNN) -- Massachusetts' highest court ruled Wednesday that it is not illegal to secretly photograph underneath a person's clothing -- a practice known as "upskirting" -- prompting one prosecutor to call for a revision of state law.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - While she faces multiple charges of bribery and extortion, former Arkansas State Treasurer, Martha Shoffner says payments she received didn't influence any decision she made as Treasurer.
CBSNews -- Doctors announced that they may have possibly cured a second baby born with AIDS by administering antiretroviral treatment within hours after birth.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. – A Texas woman is in the Greene County Jail after police found large amounts of drugs and a stolen hand gun in her car during a traffic stop.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It might be hard to believe, but it's been 16 years since Jared Fogle started his weight loss journey. And now he's helping kids start healthy habits early.
NEW YORK -- Two performance artists are living 10 days on a life size hamster wheel.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- School of the Ozarks will hold a meeting Thursday night for anyone interested in learning more about the addition of K-6 classes. The new grades will be added this fall.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Missouri Medicaid Coalition will hold a town hall meeting this evening.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Workers at 15 domestic violence shelters are anxiously awaiting word on whether funding will be available for those shelters after learning that they had been turned down for a grant.
Chris the Critic from the Missouri Film Alliance is back with this week's movie previews. She was 5 for 5 in her Oscar picks this year!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- You may be tired of all the snow by now. But for one man, the more snow the better. He is counting on the snow to help him raise money for a friend in need.
Oprah comes down hard on Lindsay Lohan and Ashton Kutcher hates a hook up.
JOPLIN, Mo.--- Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has recovered $39,000 of money from a donation scam related to rebuilding efforts in Joplin.
BRANSON, Mo. -- The Branson Board of Alderman has approved a contract with SMG for management services for the Branson Convention Center.
CBSNews -- President Obama on Wednesday traveled to Connecticut to call for an increase of the federal minimum wage, part of the Democrats' 2014 economic agenda that remains stalled in Congress.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A young lady and many volunteers are working to make sure every girl in foster care has the chance to experience the glitz and glamour of prom night.
NORTHWEST Ark.-- For the past few months, 'She Said Yes' Bridal in Rogers has been without owner, Brandi Rushton.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A historic sign was returned to the Fox Theatre in downtown Springfield.
BRANSON, Mo. -- After more than 30 years, the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is unveiling a new master plan for Table Rock Lake.
Spring break season is here! People in the hotel and travel business say the snow and cold are two trends motivating spring breakers this year.
CBSNews -- Most parents would steer their children away from tattoos, but there’s one kind that may change their mind.
HARRISON, Ark. -- Jamie Warriner on the town square for the 2014 Weather Tour.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A MSU professor is no longer employed at the university after being accused of taking pictures of a man in various stages of undress in a men’s locker room at the Foster Recreation Center on Missouri State’s campus on Jan. 10.
ROLLA, Mo. – A Rolla man faces arson charges for the total loss of a residence in the 13000 block of County Rd. 3200 on the afternoon of March 3.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The state House has passed legislation to reinstate caps on the amount that could be awarded to plaintiffs for non-economic damages in medical malpractice lawsuits. The bill would limit those damages to $350,000.
CBSNews -- The World Health Organization is dropping its sugar intake recommendations from 10 percent of your daily calorie intake to 5 percent.
CBSNews -- After a campaign by gun control advocates to address concerns of firearm-related commercial activity on Facebook, the company today announced a series of "educational and enforcement" measures regarding discussion of guns and other regulated items on its social networks.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon announced an agreement between Missouri and Québec to sell $3.2 billion in Missouri goods Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Several Springfield churches are offering a new way to make their mark today for Ash Wednesday. The Episcopal and Methodist churches are offering "Ashes to Go" at area public transportation stops.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Public School District has a new superintendent. As expected the R-12 school board hired Dr. John Jungmann in a unanious vote Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- UPDATE 9:30am - Smoke from a furnace malfunction is to blame for smoke that filled one small area of a Springfield Elementary school and prompted a brief evacuation of students.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Students at Robberson Elementary School at 1100 East Kearney were evacuated from the building for a short time - at 8:40 a.m. today - after a fire was reported in the school.
The American Heart Association recommends we eat oily fish like salmon twice a week for its heart healthy benefits. But what is best for us, wild or farm raised salmon?
JOPLIN, Mo. -- An announcement is expected in Joplin today, in a case over use of donations funds given after the Joplin tornado.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A large second-hand sale starts Thursday in Springfield to help parents save big money on just about everything your kids need.
CARTHAGE, MO.--- The Carthage Humane Society is getting national exposure in a web series launched by PetSmart Charities and actor Josh Duhamel. .
WILLARD, Mo. -- The University of Missouri System president will be in Willard today to talk to 7th and 8th grade students about the value of higher education in Missouri.
BRANSON, Mo. -- With people gearing up to head back to the lake and lake houses, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is revamping their Master Plan for the first time since 1973.
A "Real Housewives" star faces jail time and one of the lead actors from "Captain Phillips" is short on cash.
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- Traffic is finally moving again, but slowly, in across central Arkansas after snow and ice brought traffic to a standstill for more than 12 hours on I-55 and I-40.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A bill in the Missouri legislature calls for a one-time tax credit to all homeowners.
LITTLE ROCK, Ar. -- Arkansas governor Mike Beebe plans to sign a bill into law, funding private option health insurance. After four failed votes, the Arkansas house passed the bill Tuesday.
BOLIVAR, Mo. -- At least 15 Missouri domestic violence shelters have been turned down for state grant money.
Washington (CNN) -- The battle over the budget often revolves around politically partisan issues of taxes and spending. But President Barack Obama's proposed spending plan for the next fiscal year totals $3.9 trillion so there's a lot that can be overlooked. We read the budget plan so you didn't have to.
PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. -- Can you help solve the mystery of what happened to a child whose bones were found in Pulaski county? Investigators say they need the public's help.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More than half of all Americans now carry smartphones-- and that makes them a target to thieves. In the United States, one out of three robberies involves theft of a mobile device. It turns out smartphone theft is a big issue in Springfield and nationwide. A new federal bill could require phone manufacturers to install a "kill switch" into smartphones. This would prevent data theft and cut down cell phone robberies.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Camden County Public Water Supply District No. 5 has been awarded a $100,000 low-interest loan to expand its sewer collection system to a previously un-served subdivision.
Electronic retail store "Radio Shack" plans to close about 1,100 (or about 20%) of its stores. This comes after an ongoing decline in sales.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. – According to the new Uniform Crime Report, crime dropped in Greene County last year.
CBSNews -- Many of us have jobs that keep us sitting at desks for most of the day. But what if you could work at your desk and be active at the same time?
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A driver is very lucky to be unharmed, after a crash with a semi-truck early Tuesday morning on West Division.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A fire at a Springfield home Tuesday afternoon left extensive smoke damage and a charred garage in its wake.
CBSNews -- Eating meat and cheese may be as harmful to you as smoking a cigarette, researchers claim.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Each week fewer flu cases are reported in Greene County.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – For the second time, a new judge has been assigned to the case of a man charged with abducting and killing a ten-year-old girl.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – After a three-month investigation of seven different incidents including home invasions and burglaries, police have arrested three people on numerous charges.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A fifth vote in the Arkansas House of Representatives has done the trick, winning approval for the Private Option funding bill.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A day after Governor Jay Nixon (D) urged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to support the Keystone XL Pipeline project, the Republican-controlled Missouri House has lended its voice to that discussion.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo. – A small-town candy shop is causing a stir after a Fat Tuesday promotion.
CBSNews -- Not controlling your anger could be harming your heart.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Today's your chance to get some free breakfast. It's national pancake day, headed into the Lent season which begins Wednesday.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Power outages for Entergy Arkansas are down to a little over 9,600 as of early Tuesday morning.
FORT WORTH, Texas - RadioShack Corp. plans to close up to 1,100 of its under-performing stores in the U.S. and reported a wider loss for its fourth quarter as traffic slowed during the critical holiday season.
BRONAUGH, Mo. -- A crash investigative team from the Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that killed a man from Nevada Monday.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Joplin City Council votes to pay the $82,000 invoice from the investigation which led to the firing of Former City Manager Mark Rohr. Rohr was at the Council meeting and spoke his mind.
ABOARD INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION -- Movie goers weren't the only ones to flip over the film "Gravity." Real-life astronauts loved it too!
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Red Cross will assist two families needing housing today after their apartments were damaged by fire at the John B. Hughes apartment house, 2100 N. Clifton.
March is National Nutrition Month - a time to rethink some of our eating and spending habits. And that includes how much we dish out at the grocery store. How can you eat right without breaking the budget?
An Avenger is expecting... And a 'Girl' is getting animated.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The state House has passed a bill that would extend from 30 days to 30 business days the length of time investigators with the state Children’s Division have to conduct an investigation into child abuse allegations.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The state prison system spends three times as much to house a prisoner as the state pays counties to house prisoners facing state charges. But some lawmakers hope the situation might improve this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. –- Dog breed specific restrictions has been a hot button topic in our state capital and this week a new bill could be headed to the House floor. Many communities across the state, including Springfield, have ordinances to regulate specific breeds of dogs.
With more winter weather socking a large part of the U.S., it's tempting to think about a getaway to someplace warm. Get tips for saving for a dream vacation.
NEW ORLEANS -- Mardi Gras reaches its peak today with Fat Tuesday parties in New Orleans.
List of area events canceled or delayed in the event of bad weather.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The finalist for Springfield Schools' new superintendent visited with parents and teachers Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield businessman Johnny Morris collects more attention, as one of the richest men in the world.
WRIGHT COUNTY, Mo. -- Four people are charged in a huge meth bust that could be among the largest busts in Missouri, according to law enforcement.