| Aug 29, 2011
| 1:23 PM
The hurricane damage on the east coast could have an impact on disaster relief efforts in Missouri. FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, has frozen some future aid to Joplin. Governor Jay Nixon says that money is critical to help rebuild the...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 10:44 AM
(CNN) -- The mother of Lisa Irwin, an 11-month old Missouri girl missing for nearly two weeks, said in an interview she was drunk the night the infant disappeared.
Deborah Bradley made the admission during an NBC interview, portions of which were aired...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 1:05 AM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A meeting of Missouri River governors Monday revealed significant disagreement between Montana and states further downstream over flood control, even as federal officials warned the group that damage from this year's high water may make...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 3:46 PM
Commissioner Chris Nicastro says the recent school district chaos and poor achievement scores don't look good. Nicastro who is the Education Commission for Missouri spent the day meeting with city leaders and is meeting with the school board on...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:52 AM
After years of planning and construction, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is finally ready for the public. Almost.
On Tuesday, officials held a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the $414 million performing arts center and Arts...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 3:51 PM
Governor Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard's 139th Military Police Company to help search for missing baby Lisa Iriwn.
Twenty-five members from the squad based in Harrisonville were in Kansas City on Sunday to help Kansas City police search...
| May 23, 2011
| 1:55 PM
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A tornado killed at least 116 people on Sunday afternoon. It hit St. John's Regional Medical Center on the south side of the city and collapsed the roofs of two city fire stations. It also heavily damaged Joplin High School, which had...
| May 23, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has activated the Missouri National Guard to help in Joplin as rescue and law enforcement crews from around the state, including Kansas City are in Joplin helping assist however they can after Sunday's tornado.
| Jun 2, 2011
| 12:40 PM
JOPLIN, Missouri -- The death toll from the May 22 Joplin, Missouri tornado rose to 138 Thursday, after hospitals confirmed four additional deaths from injuries, state officials said.
The death toll Wednesday stood at 134. State officials Wednesday...
| May 23, 2011
| 3:15 PM
At least 89 people are dead and hundreds more injured after a tornado ripped through the center of the town Sunday flattening buildings, snapping trees and sparking fires.
"It's total devastation with the hospital down, the high school down," said...
| May 24, 2011
| 6:07 AM
Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill is Joplin to survey the damage after Sunday's tornado. Sen. McCaskill, Governor Jay Nixon and the director of FEMA will all survey the damage by helicopter on Tuesday morning. Sen. McCaskill talked to FOX 4 News on...