The bill, which all but five Democrats voted against, would call a special election if a statewide offical left office during his or her term.
Meanwhile, the curators' Finance Committee voted to keep both tuition rates for undergraduate and graduate students at the same rate from fiscal year 2009 for fiscal year 2010.
Under the resolution, 4,800 Missouri sex offenders who committed crimes before 1995 would be added to the registry.
One year after injuries from an explosion killed Carl and Merna Sneed, neighbors are still scarred and the Sneed family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
Two people were injured when their cars collided at about 4 p.m. Thursday on Paris Road near Mexico Gravel Road, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
Three intersection improvement projects are expected to be finished May 15.
The Coalition to Control Tasers wants the City Council to stop police from using one of their weapons of enforcement for 30 days.
The university cited an agreement between Gov. Jay Nixon and Missouri colleges and universities to not raise fees for the 2009-10 school year.
The new segment will allow hikers and bicyclists to use the trail from Pleasant Hill to St. Charles in St. Louis.
Authorities recovered the dogs, as well as three primates, after they were called to the Winston property Monday over reports of an angry chimp. The chimp was fatally shot by a deputy.
Police Chief William Karabas said that the man who drove his car into a Florissant nursing home did so intentionally. The crash injured the driver and one unidentified resident of the facility.
Cement masons union members are on strike again in Kansas City at Arrowhead and Kauffman stadiums. The strike could impact the location of the Kansas City Chiefs home games in the upcoming season.
Illinois man George Chestnut, 46, is facing a four-count indictment after allegedly robbing a Cape Girardeau bank twice in October.
The project will launch April 25 and is expected to cost about $250,000. The 6-acre plot of land is half-owned by the city and half-owned by a church.
The new code was an attempt to address complaints that the Power and Light District's dress code discriminated against minorities, according to reports from the Kansas City Star.
The company was accused of overcharging Kansas City customers. The company also fraudulently advertised itself using 16 different names.
Video surveillance from a nearby building shows the 47-year-old man being beaten. He was left in the street in downtown Kansas City.
The woman is accused taking out loans for $139,000 in two of her daughters' names. Police also say she forged her 71-year-old mother's name for a co-signer on the loans.