A Missouri man was sentenced to 12 years in prison after he tried to buy a highly lethal chemical weapon with bitcoin.
"I won't be a candidate for reelection to the United States Senate next year," GOP Sen. Blunt said in a video posted onTwitter.
CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" team discusses the rollout of Moderna's Covid vaccine, and how the Pfizer Covid vaccine has been distributed, with Dr. Alan Kaplan of UW Health in Wisconsin and Steven Edwards of CoxHealth in Missouri.
New cases are up by at least five percent, based on a seven-day average, in 26 states as of Sunday, compared with just 12 states a week ago. Many of the recently growing outbreaks across the country are occurring in Midwestern states, including Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and the Dakotas. New cases nationwide have been steadily falling for more than a month, but they now appear to be flattening out at over 40,000 new cases per day.
About 60% of U.S. homes sold in the second quarter were "affordable" to typical families.
Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Utah were the first states to apply and be approved for an extra $300 a week in federal unemployment benefits.
She could be the first Black woman to represent Missouri in Congress.
Primaries set key Senate races in Arizona and Michigan, while Missouri approved Medicaid expansion and Cori Bush defeated Rep. Lacy Clay.
Voters on Tuesday made Missouri the 38th state to approve expanding Medicaid health care coverage to thousands more low-income adults, the Associated Press reports
Policies that require face coverings ought to be widely considered to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study investigated the case of two infected hair stylists who appear to have not transmitted the virus to any of their 139 clients. "I think if we could get everybody to wear a mask right now, I think in four, six, eight weeks we could bring this epidemic under control," CDC director Dr. Robert Redfield said.
Election officials have ramped up communication efforts nationwide to inform voters of changes, but voters may find it difficult to keep up.
"I went from working these dead-end jobs to being a struggling artist."
Trade groups representing the country's biggest consumer companies, including PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble and Clorox, wrote a letter to Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday urging federal guidance on how to safely manage their factory workers as states begin to reopen for business.
Investors were optimistic about states' reopening plans as early evidence that the U.S. economy may finally begin to recover.
Michigan, Idaho, Washington, North Dakota, Mississippi and Missouri voted Tuesday. Of those states, Michigan, which former Vice President Joe Biden won, boasts the largest pledged delegate count, with 125 on the line. Bernie Sanders hoped to win Michigan as he tries to keep up with Biden in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Sanders will win the North Dakota Democratic presidential caucus Wednesday, NBC News projects.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will win the North Dakota Democratic presidential caucus Wednesday, NBC News projects.
The Missouri win sets up Biden to take up another healthy chunk of 2020 Democratic primary delegates on a night when six states are voting.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the latest round of Democratic primaries across the country.
"We are in prayer" mode, Magnitude 7 Metals chief executive Charles Reali said. "If things don't turn around in the next 60 days, I don't know."
The Super Bowl champions were honored with a parade through the city. As many as one million people were expected along the parade route. Those fans braved the cold weather when the morning's wind chill dropped into the teens. Before the parade, a vehicle plowed through a barricade and down the parade route, igniting a police chase. Fans were already lined up to celebrate the Super Bowl win