The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long way to go.
A Labor Day weekend rally of what the federal government considers an outlaw motorcycle gang has frightened some residents of the Kansas City suburb of Grain Valley, but the head of the group's local chapter thinks police and locals are overreacting.
College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.
A homeless Kansas City man has been charged with robbery and resisting arrest after police say he stole a squad car, led officers on a high-speed chase and abandoned the vehicle on a rural stretch of Interstate 35 in northern Missouri.
The Normandy school district saw its academic performance drop while the Riverview Gardens district made gains during a tumultuous school year that saw hundreds of students from the struggling St. Louis County districts transfer, state data shows.