The closed parks are Wakonda, Pomme de Terre and Watkins Woolen Mill.
You might not know what Patagonian cavy is. But at Hedrick's Educational Petting Zoo, through Sunday at the Boone County Fair, you've got a chance to pet one.
Despite months of bitter disagreement, a measure to restore benefits to the unemployed passed the Senate Wednesday in a 59-39 vote. The president is expected to sign it into law on Thursday.
NASCAR has considered changes to the Nationwide Series that could affect the participation of Cup drivers, who routinely dip down to take victories against smaller teams and less-experienced drivers. But Columbia native Carl Edwards says he sees no reason why he shouldn't compete for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and the sport's second-tier title at the same time.
A study found that of those who had rehab before surgery, less than half needed surgery within two years.
Todd Graves of Missouri was one of the nine prosecutors fired.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists eased restrictions on who might avoid a repeat C-section, declaring a vaginal birth after cesarean safe for most women.
Cleanup continues in Hannibal, Louisiana and other towns after strong storms Monday and Tuesday prompted flash flooding, killing a Louisiana woman.
The police department, a Pittsburgh professor and community members tackled a sticky issue during a discussion panel Wednesday night: Race.
The meeting is to discuss options to improve the connection between Forum Boulevard and the MKT Trail.
An infant is returned to her parents after having been removed because of concerns over their ability to care for her.
The Senate is poised to pass legislation today restoring jobless benefits for millions of people unable to find work in the frail economic recovery.
Melinda Houttuin was crowned Boone County Fair Queen after topping five other contenders to the throne Wednesday night.
The up-again-down-again Mississippi River is back above flood stage from the southern tip of Iowa through Missouri.
St. Louis city leaders are threatening to pull liquor licenses for three downtown nightclubs following a series of violent incidents.