Emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide have dropped steadily in Kansas since 2007. Brian Grimmett of the Kansas News Service reports on how the state is headed in the opposite direction as the world as a whole.
A federal animal cruelty law signed by President Trump in November now makes certain types of animal abuse a federal offense.
State education officials want Missouri lawmakers to make boosting teacher pay a priority.
Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmit is reflecting on his year in office — and looking ahead to 2020.