More than 90 students from throughout Columbia Public Schools are spending their week doing a space simulation, assuming different roles in the program. Some participants in previous years have gone on to work for NASA, according to the program facilitator.
Researchers in a relatively new field focused on explaining the biology of romantic love are finding a rather unpoetic explanation: Love mostly can be understood through brain images, hormones and genetics.
Sheriff's deputies arrested two Columbia residents and a Callaway County man Wednesday morning in connection with methamphetamine production, said Detective Sgt. Britt Shea of the Boone County Sheriff's Department.
Those who use the DivorceCare program at area churches said it's the feeling of understanding and caring that makes the program successful.
Avid runners and a medical expert weigh in on how to change your routine to continue running safely in winter weather.
The Columbia NAACP youth council is active and recuiting again, after receiving a new charter in February. With a new board, the council plans to revive interest in activism and educate youth about their civil rights.
Rep. Ray Salva said revenue numbers put out by the Missouri Gaming Commission were fabricated to show 10 percent growth, while gambling numbers in other states are falling.
Joe Ernest Phillips pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman during a traffic stop in 2006. Phillips, who was an auxiliary police officer in Velda City at the time, will face sentencing April 30.
The Missouri Department of Transportation said that some roads in Wright, Ozark, Howell, Douglas and Texas counties are closed.
Because of the increasingly difficult economic situation, the state is reopening the St. Louis unemployment office to deal with an influx of claims for unemployment benefits. The office will open on Feb. 23.
Three resource centers have opened to help those suffering from a Jan. 27 ice storm.
Dr. Charles Gehrke, longtime MU professor and co-founder of ABC Labs, died Tuesday night at age 91. Dr. Gehrke is best known for pioneering automated gas chromatography and using techniques he developed to search for signs of life in moon rocks brought back by the Apollo missions.
MU professor and ABC Labs co-founder Charles Gehrke died Tuesday of lymphoma.