Sen. Claire McCaskill has been a big supporter of Barack Obama. Michelle Obama and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will be the featured first-night speakers.
The project in the Old Southwest is planned to be finished in mid- to late September.
The school board will announce its choice for interim superintendent at 8:30 Wednesday morning. Jim Ritter was the only person to meet with board members in a closed session Tuesday night.
The clinic will open in September and serve 900 existing patients and 3,900 new patients.
A grand opening in Kansas City caused controversy when organizers imposed a dress code, with some calling the dress code racist
The 17-member group will look into the resources available for children in foster care as they approach their 18th birthdays.
In the Midwest, beaches are few and far between, but that didn’t stop Gordon Messinger, owner and manager of Columbia Scuba Inc. from pursuing his passion and setting up shop.
Extending and connecting the trails, rather than covering them in concrete, is a solid alternative to GetAbout Columbia's plan.
The Web portal, introduced to students and faculty last year, was an improvement from the previous system but had problems including difficulty with bill paying and financial aid.
Assistant Professor Xudong Fan, aided by a National Science Foundation grant, is trying to develop a type of sensor that could be used to detect a variety of substances in the tiniest amounts.
Dennis Skillicorn is scheduled to be executed Aug. 27, but clergy members urged the governor to reduce his sentence to life in prison without parole.
Many of them were emaciated, injured and suffering from mange and parasites. Six children were removed from the property a week earlier.
It's the company at the center of the scandal that led to the retirement of the police chief.
The fire occured while the apartment occupant's mother was cooking pig's feet on the stove.
The staff plans to boycott the August 13th theatrical premiere of DreamWorks’ "Tropic Thunder" at the Hollywood Stadium 14 Theaters, citing its demeaning portrayal of people with intellectual disabilities.
Tigers tight end Chase Coffman’s right pinkie was broken last week, but coach Gary Pinkel said he is expected to return in time for the Aug. 30 game against Illinois.
The latest figures from the Missouri Gaming Commission show that overall casino gambling revenue rose 7 percent in July to $146.9 million, up from $136.9 million in July 2007.
The college in Canton has built in three-week windows in its fall and spring semesters to give students more opportunities for field trips, study abroad and internships.
School lunches in Columbia Public Schools will go up 25 cents this year because of rising food, fuel and equipment costs.
Town and Country had been the site of an accident in July that killed three people. There were reports that distraction from a cell phone had been a cause of the accident.