Missouri is one of three states to take up right to work in as many weeks after its House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday.
A painting that depicts police officers as pigs and has been hanging in a tunnel of the Capitol will be permanently removed next week.
Sheena Greitens, the wife of Missouri’s Republican Governor-elect Eric Greitens, was robbed at gunpoint close to her home on Monday night.
A police officer was killed in Texas and another wounded in Missouri in apparently unrelated ambush-style shootings, while a third officer was shot and wounded in Florida, authorities said on Monday.
Republican Sen. Roy Blunt will retain his seat in the Senate after his Democratic challenger Jason Kander conceded the race Tuesday night.
Just weeks after assuming office as secretary of state in Missouri, Jason Kander approved a legal document allowing a Ku Klux Klan group to become a company.
Hillary Clinton’s keynote address at the National Baptist Convention in Kansas City, Missouri on Thursday evening failed to draw the crowd size that organizers and Clinton’s campaign expected, so they reduced the size of the room to hide thousands of empty seats.