June 22, 2011
The lobby of the new Boone Hospital Center patient tower. The designed used earth tones to have a calming effect.
Lamar Rogers has been a street musician for more than 25 years. He is able to support himself using the tips he receives playing around Columbia.
Susan D. Klein, legislative liaison for Missouri Right to Life, applauds after listening to Abby Johnson's speech during the Pro-Life Action Day rally held in the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City on April 5. Johnson is a former director of a Planned Parenthood center who has now pro-life.
June 21, 2011
Andy Skelton takes a break from picking through the remains of his parents' RV home that was destroyed in a brush fire on Monday at Top of the Hill RV Resort just outside Boerne, Texas.
The battle against the Monument Fire took to the air Monday in Sierra Vista. Air crews had been grounded for most of Sunday, and firefighting efforts have been dogged for days by hot, windy weather.
Large flames are visible past the intersection of Campobello Avenue and Ramsey Road after the Monument Fire jumped Highway 92 once again in Sierra Vista, Ariz., on Sunday.
These are documents presented at the June 6 City Council meeting about the Paquin Street meter installation.
Ricci and Holly Beyers of Kansas City ride down the Katy Trail in Rocheport on the summer solstice. The Beyers celebrated their eighth anniversary with a getaway to Rocheport.
Sun streams past the leaves of Norton grape vines at Les Bourgeois Vineyards in Rocheport on the summer solstice Tuesday, the longest day of the year.
A plane jets across the evening sky, viewed from Cooper's Landing on Monday, the eve of summer solstice.
Jim Layden and Nancy Bartlett (partially seen) of Augusta, Maine, enjoy the first day of summer at Old Orchard Beach, Maine on Tuesday. The summer solstice results in the longest day and shortest night of the year. The Northern Hemisphere celebrates in June, while the longest summer day occurs on the Southern half of the earth in December. Summer officially arrived on the eastern seaboard at 1:16 p.m. Tuesday.
The Missouri basketball program hosted a Team Camp this week. In this video, Coach Tim Gilbert from Mid Buchanan High School and Coach Neal Bailey from Fr. Tolton Catholic High School share why their schools participated.
Contractors with the Army Corps of Engineers clear a lot in the 2500 block of Pennsylvania in Joplin on Friday. The corps started its expedited removal of tornado debris from private residential properties on Friday afternoon.
Residents pitch in to dig a temporary levee in a farmers field on the South side of the town of Craig on June 8, 2011. The levee should help protect the Golden Triangle Ethanol plant from the potential Missouri River floodwaters. Since June 8, the potential for flood damage has come closer. As of Tuesday, residents of Craig had 48 hours to evacuate.
This image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday shows one of nine new warning labels cigarette makers will have to use by fall 2012. About 46 million adults in the U.S. smoke cigarettes.
This image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday shows one of nine new warning labels cigarette makers will have to use by fall 2012. In addition to appearing on packages of cigarettes, the new warnings will take up at least 20 percent of the space on cigarette advertisements.
This image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday shows one of nine new warning labels cigarette makers will have to use by fall 2012. The labels will appear on both the front and back of cigarette packages.
This image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday shows one of nine new warning labels cigarette makers will have to use by fall 2012. In the most significant change to U.S. cigarette packs in 25 years, the FDA's the new warning labels depict in graphic detail the negative health effects of tobacco use.
Frank Haith's employment contract
Revelers cheer and raise their faces skyward as the sun finally breaks through the clouds more than a couple of hours after sunrise during the summer solstice at Stonehenge, near Salisbury in England, on Tuesday. The ancient stone circle of Stonehenge is a World Heritage Site erected between approximately 3000 BC and 1600 BC, and despite years of research, the reason behind its construction remains a mystery. The summer solstice in the northern hemisphere occurs annually on June 21 and is the time at which the sun is at its northernmost point in the sky.