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Churchill relatives to help mark museum's 50th anniversary

The Missouri museum honoring Winston Churchill will mark its 50th anniversary in May with events that include relatives of the famed British prime minister

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Project looks into how drones can predict spread of wildfire

A University of Missouri researcher is teaming up with scholars in Kansas and Georgia to develop drone technology to monitor and potentially predict the spread of wildfires

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'I Have a Dream' recited at Lincoln museum for MLK day

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday anniversary Monday

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Urbana police to begin using body, squad-car cameras

A central Illinois police department is about to roll out new body cameras

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Illinois dispensaries prepare for medical marijuana program

Illinois is about to roll out a pilot program that will offer patients access to medical marijuana as an alternative to opioids, and medical cannabis dispensaries across the state are getting ready

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Pileup on I-55 in Missouri as weather turns to snow

Missouri roads officials say a 15-vehicle crash has blocked a section of Interstate 55 on the southeastern side of the state as snow swept the area Saturday and slicked roads

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Kansas City police ID man shot last week inside apartment

Police have identified a 67-year-old man shot to death inside a northeastern Kansas City apartment building last week

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Mother charged after toddler falls to death from moving car

Police say a St. Louis mother has been charged after her 2-year-old son fell from her moving car and was fatally hit by another vehicle

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Indiana cigarette tax hike, legal marijuana bids stalling

Renewed attempts in Indiana to increase the taxes paid by cigarette smokers and legalize at least some marijuana use face cloudy futures with state lawmakers

Days into job, Pritzker signals union-relations about-face
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Days into job, Pritzker signals union-relations about-face

Just days into his term of office, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signaled last week an abrupt about-face in government relations with organized labor during the past four years