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Bishops John Gaydos of the Jefferson City Diocese, James V. Johnston Jr. of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Thomas E. Reidy of Springfield-Cape Girardeau and Archbishop Robert J. Carlson of St. Louis expressed their "solidarity with all those terrorized by ISIS and other violent extremists."
Republicans say Nixon should block Syrian refugees without federal security clearances; Governor agrees state's security is vital.
Gov. Jay Nixon issued an executive order to close state offices.
Patrick McKenna will start Dec. 7.
Hundreds of labor union members cheered when the vote was announced — the Missouri House fell 13 votes short of overriding Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a controversial right to work proposal.
A Missouri Highway Patrol trooper died in the line of duty Friday morning in Audrain County.
Druzenko will be sentenced later this year, along with three others who pleaded guilty this month.
Missouri students did well on last spring's math and English language arts MAP (Missouri Assessment Program) tests.
The Ameren Corp. nuclear power plant in central Missouri was shut down for the second time in eight months Thursday after a "non-emergency" leak was found in the reaction control system.
Temporary ban will stay in place as long as lake levels are way up
Lake of the Ozarks visitors also shouldn’t count on water skiing, or ride jet skis or do anything else that causes a wake — because the Missouri Highway Patrol’s Water Division has ordered a Lake-wide No Wake zone, thanks to the high water levels.