The Scottish Justice Secretary's decision to free a member of the Libyan security forces, who was in jail for the murders of 27 people, because he has prostate cancer has sparked debate over whether there was a deal between the British government and Libya to create favorable trade conditions.
The Columbia College men's soccer team opened its season Friday with a 3-2 victory over the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.
The Columbia Police Department arrested 16 suspects today and are still looking for five others. The charges are drug-related.
At a two-day conference last week, dental hygienists, dentists and state health officials talked about the urgency of funding for a dental sealant program for children. At least five counties in the state do not currently have an active dentist.
The 3M manufacturing plant in Columbia laid off 17 workers today. That move is the result of two main factors: the loss of cable assembly production and the continued low demand for products.
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At a town hall meeting Wednesday, Sen. Claire McCaskill tried to dispel rumors about health care legislation. But many attendees said misinformation often comes from politicians, as well as the media and factions from both parties.
The switch from TigerNet to Mizzou Wireless has been a shaky one for MU students and faculty.
The road-closing begins Friday and will last at least a month as the second stage of a construction project is completed.
The Boone County Sheriff's Department has completed an online incident viewer that displays the location of reported crimes on a county map.
A new law banning text messaging for Missouri drivers age 21 and under took effect Friday. But law enforcement agencies question the enforceability of the new law because it is difficult to see if a driver is texting.
The state's commercial banks experienced a loss of $67 million for the period, while its savings and loans earned $11 million.
The Department of Natural Resources withheld for about a month test results showing unsafe levels of E. coli in the lake.
Gov. Nixon ordered flags lowered after the death of Missouri soldier in Afghanistan.
The proposal to ban indoor smoking will be on the Nov. 3 ballot.
Preliminary figures show fall enrollment is up an average of 12.5 percent at the state's 12 public, two-year colleges.
Swine aren't welcome at Vermont's oldest fair because of concerns over the H1N1 virus. Other state fairs are coming up with different ways to address the issue. Meanwhile, pork producers battle misconceptions associated with the so-called swine flu.
Ken Strong lends his deep voice, his love of music and his honed hearing to the Jefferson City barbershop chorus the Show-Me Showboaters.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources says the plant's owner allowed contaminated storm water to flow into state waters and the Missouri River.
County Executive Charlie Dooley is expected to make decision on the indoor smoking ban legislation Friday.