Ruling protects Mo. children’s health care

JEFFERSON CITY — A federal judge has ordered the state to provide better notice to families before dropping their children’s health coverage.

Site lets Mo. consumers view complaints online

Attorney General Jay Nixon announced a new Web site Thursday that will let consumers investigate complaints lodged against Missouri businesses.

Derby Dames

The clunk of rubber wheels on the wooden floor and the smell of sweat. Hot red faces under shining, colorful helmets. These are a few of a roller girl’s favorite things.

Pujols dispels feud fury

Albert Pujols wants to make this absolutely clear: He is not feuding with Tony La Russa. Pujols was the only player from the defending World Series champion Cardinals to be picked for the All-Star game. He also was the only non-pitcher that La Russa, the NL manager, did not use in a 5-4 loss Tuesday night.

Midway hosting horse contest

This weekend at Midway Exposition Center, about 111 horses and riders from Missouri and various other states will compete in the 2007 Missouri Dressage Classic.

Strong finish to first season

Missouri freshman Nick Adcock’s win in the decathlon at the National Junior Championship sent him to the Pan American Junior Championships in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he ended his season last weekend picking up the silver.

Event will have top wake pros

Wakeboarding enthusiasts will have a chance to see some of the best at the fourth annual Midwestcoast Summerfest wakeboard competition on Saturday and Sunday at the Lake of the Ozarks.