HOT TOPICS

KSPR-logo-hotTopics

Police: 4-hour long standoff in north Springfield connected to robbery, abduction

Police surrounded house on N. Missouri for about four hours Sunday. 

More

Consumer Top Stories

Cast members of Avengers Age of Ultron

Bryan Bedder/Getty Images

'Avengers 2' hauls in $201M overseas in just days

The highly-anticipated movie "Avengers: Age of Ultron" has already pulled in an estimated $201 million in box office sales since debuting outside the United States on Wednesday.

That performance is better than that of its predecessor, "The Avengers," ...

Volkswagen emblem

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Volkswagen chairman Ferdinand Piech resigns

The chairman of Volkswagen, Ferdinand Piech, has resigned.

The German car maker said Saturday that Piech had resigned because an environment of trust "no longer exists" within the company's board.

Volkswagen has been dealing with a period of turmoil i...

Starbucks logo

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Starbucks free drinks over: Computer glitch fixed

Starbucks stores across the U.S. and Canada were back up and running after being hit by a computer glitch Friday.

Some stores had responded by giving away free drinks until the system was fixed.

"The point of sale register outage has been resolved," St...

Mary Barra

Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

GM's Mary Barra makes way more than last guy in the job

GM is turning gender pay inequality on its head.

Mary Barra, first female CEO of GM, got paid $16.2 million for 2014, which is 78% more than her male predecessor Dan Akerson.

Akerson's pay had been limited by the fact that GM executive pay was subject...

Airline ticket

Derek Davis/CNN

Airlines saved $3.4 billion. You saved 66 cents

Low fuel costs has been a windfall for the nation's airlines. But their passengers got virtually none of the savings.

"Avengers" actors take over Times Square on Good Morning America, April 24, 2015

Bryan Bedder/Getty Images

'Avengers' sequel opens internationally, flying towards record U.S. debut

Avengers assemble! That's the rallying cry that movie theaters are hearing around the world this week as the highly anticipated "Avengers: Age of Ultron" debuts in many markets internationally.

Comcast logo

Tim Boyle/Getty Images

Comcast says it's over: It won't try to merge with Time Warner Cable

It's over. Comcast formally withdrew from its pending $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable on Friday morning -- after the companies failed to convince regulators the deal would be good for consumers.

Roberta Roller Rabbit pajamas

CPSC

Children's pajamas recalled due to fire risk

About 32,000 pairs of high-end children's pajamas are being recalled due to the risk of fire.

Amazon logo

Damir Loretic/CNN

Amazon lifts curtain on secretive $5 billion cloud business

Amazon is back to its big spending, big revenue, money losing ways.

The online retail giant reported a loss Thursday for the first three months of the year, after briefly jumping into the black during the holiday shopping season. Yet sales soared from...

Microsoft Windows 10

Microsoft

Microsoft: The post-Windows company?

Who cares about Windows 10? Microsoft might not even need it.

That's an exaggeration, but Microsoft keeps finding new ways to prove that it is built to survive the "post-PC" world.

Sales of Windows tanked last quarter, falling 19% for business customer...

Money Headlines

Personal Finance Headlines

The map just below is centered on Springfield. If your community is not included, just click and drag the map to your location. You can also zoom in on the map to view a street level view of gas prices near you.
Missouri Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com
Click here to add this map to your website.
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

Most Popular

Advertisement

Toolbox

Advertisement