According to a study published in The Lancet medical journal, global greenhouse emissions from agriculture are even greater than transportation emissions. Even something as simple as bread might contain gluten from Poland, which means a lot of fuel was used to get it to Missouri.
The Vox online coordinator will begin thinking about ways to bring the best of print and the Web to Apple's latest gadget.
President Obama has called for a six-month moratorium on offshore drilling. He told the country it is time to embrace a clean energy future and to shift away from reliance on fossil fuels. But clean energy is only going to help us with the electric power side of the equation. In the United States, we almost use no oil in the electric power sector.
Much of the state is under a heat advisory until at least Monday evening as temperatures in the 90s combine with high humidity to create a heat index of around 100 degrees.
Allowing a photojournalist to capture the most intimate moments in a subject's life can seem like an awkward concept but it can have a powerful, emotional effect.
Having a song that works as an antidote to rage can save unpleasant children and innocent bystanders from crabbiness.
Detective Jeff Westbrook, a lifelong resident of Columbia, has retired from the Columbia Police Department after 22 years of service. He is one of the founding fathers of the Domestic Violence Enforcement Unit.
In the midst of more education cuts from the governor, Superintendent Chris Belcher should consider eliminating some of the busing routes to save money before teachers or programs are cut.
The extra earnings are a result of changes in Missouri's investment rules, according to State Treasurer Clint Zweifel. State lawmakers approved a bill last year that gradually removes a cap on the interest banks must pay Missouri for deposits.
The Week in Pictures: June 12 to June 18, featuring images of elephants in India, FIFA World Cup action and a playground wedding.
University of Missouri System plans to invest $482,000 in grants to develop 124 new online courses.
A bank robbery occurred on Friday in north Columbia, and police are still looking for a suspect.
The agenda includes renewing the city manager's authorization application, a report on installation and permitting of a wind turbine and setting public hearings for the next meeting.
U.S. Rep Roy Blunt said he had several intelligence briefings and meeting with defense experts about the treaty between U.S. and Russia.
A promise of big-money television contracts was enough to get the 10 remaining Big 12 teams to verbally commit to keep the league together.
The rules would dictate how meatpackers buy cattle on the open market. Farmers and meat company lobbyists expressed surprise at the scope of the rules, and a prominent meat industry trade group immediately criticized it.
Clay Count serves warrants on 38 people deliquent in child-support payments.
Lance Cpl. Michael Bailey of Park Hills died Wednesday while supporting combat operations in Helmand province. He was shot.
The Ozark County Sheriff's Department says in a news release that the cattle were found on Monday in a corral that had gates shut at both ends.
The Michigan Lily was found in the southwest quadrant of the park, one of the nation's largest urban parks