Obama to be in Fox broadcast booth for All-Star game

President Barack Obama will join Joe Buck and Tim McCarver, but the inning has not yet been determined.

Experts testify about clout at University of Illinois

College admissions experts are testifying before the commission investigating how politically connected students got into the University of Illinois over more qualified applicants.

Northwest Missouri wind project gets under way Monday

The state's biggest wind-energy project so far is set to begin a month ahead of schedule.

Missouri court plan critics propose ballot measure

A ballot initiative would change the way Missouri picks judges to a process more closely resembling how federal judges are picked.

Part of Interstate 64 to close Tuesday for Obama visit

Starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, some of the interstate is to be closed, which may cause backups on Interstates 55 and 44, officials said.

R&B heritage preservation society formed in St. Louis

Reginald Dickson of the St. Louis Rhythm and Blues Preservation Society wants to provide a place for R&B performances, education and preservation work.

UPDATE: Nixon signs energy efficiency legislation

While the legislation allows electric companies to charge Missouri customers for energy-savings initiatives, it should cost consumers less money in the long run, according to utility officials and some consumer advocates.

Saint Louis University researcher gets grant to study arthritis treatment

Richard DiPaolo, an assistant professor at Saint Louis University, has received a $75,000 grant to study whether T cells can be used to treat arthritis.

Missouri Southern's summer enrollment rises

Officials from the university in Joplin have attributed the approximately 4 percent increase to the struggling economy.

Officials: May storms caused $12 million in Missouri timber damage

The statewide damage equals about one-third of Missouri's annual timber harvest and included damage on private land, in the Mark Twain National Forest and in conservation areas, officials said

Nixon signs energy efficiency legislation

The legislation allows utilities in Missouri to recoup the cost of energy-savings initiatives by including it in the rates they charge customers.