Craig Wood in court

Craig Wood's trial will be in Springfield with jury from Kansas City area

Craig Wood is charged with kidnapping, rape and first-degree murder for the death of 10-year-old Hailey Owens of Springfield last Feb. 18.


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2015 corvette ZO6

2015 supercharged Corvette is fastest car GM has ever rolled off an assembly line

The new ZO6 Corvette can go 0-60 m.p.h. in 2.95 seconds -- and costs $80,000.

missouri capitol building

Despite frozen spending, plans go ahead to spruce up Missouri Capitol building

$650,000 for the Senate chamber is one of several renovations going forward at the Capitol, in spite of Gov. Jay Nixon freezing hundreds of millions of dollars in state spending.

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Lawsuit: Papa John's wrongly fired worker with Down syndrome

A federal agency says the restaurant violated the Americans with Disabilities Act, which allows accommodations such as a job coach when needed.

gas prices

Gas prices falling, headed below $3 in much of U.S.

Already the average in Springfield is below $3. Several other cities are on the brink.

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Ford adds 1,200 workers at plant in Kansas City suburb

Once the new shift is on duty, the plant in Claycomo will make more vehicles per year than any other Ford plant in the world.

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Jimmy John's says data stolen from customer debit cards at more than 200 shops

The sandwich chain says stores in 37 states across the country were affected.   It did not say how many customers might be included.

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Wal-Mart launching mobile checking account

Wal-Mart Stores rolling out GoBank mobile checking account through Green Dot

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The bigger iPhone brings in bigger money for Apple

The iPhone 6 Plus retails for $750, but an industry analyst says it costs Apple only $215 to make.

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