Houston uses long ball for Game 1 ALDS victory over Kansas City
The Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals at their own game Thursday night, relying on sharp pitching from Collin McHugh and stingy defense behind him for a 5-2 victory in the opener of their AL Division Series.
McHugh (1-0) allowed four hits, including a pair of solo homers by Kendrys Morales, while pitching around a 49-minute rain delay. The right-hander lasted six innings before turning ...
Rain for some not so much for others
Rain finally is falling in the Ozarks. How much moisture could you see? Find out by watching the forecast. ...
Pictures: Houston Astros take Game 1 against the Kansas City Royals in ALDS
The Houston Astros struck early with three runs in the first two innings, then held off the Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of the America League Division Series.
(Courtesy Ed Zurga/Jamie Squire/LG Patterson/Getty Images)
What's going on with these gas prices? A look at what's fueling the spike.
It's not exactly a shock. But, that doesn't make the situation any less sad for our pocketbooks.
Gas prices, in recent days, have climbed back toward the $2.25 mark. On Thursday, most gas stations around Springfield had posted $2.22 for a gallon of regular unleaded. Viewers also report some stations have gas for as low as $2.19 a gallon.
This time, industry analysts say the hike is ...
Big Switch: City Utilities will use Natural Gas instead of coal at James River Plant
The change is only at the James River facility. City Utilities' John Twitty Energy Center will continue burning coal for the time being.
Fed up with speeding, residents put up sign in Springfield neighborhood
A Springfield man and his girlfriend are tired of drivers speeding through their neighborhood so they decided to do something about it. Now they hope their Halloween decorations could help save lives.
Bryan Henson and his girlfriend Brittany don't have children of their own, but they're working to make sure their neighbors' children have a safe walk to and from school.
"People speed through here, they go ...