Missouri saw an 8 percent growth rate in the state's Amish population, who move because of suburban sprawl, land costs and tourism, among other reasons.
A federal judge on Wednesday blocked the most controversial parts of Arizona's immigration law from taking effect, delivering a last-minute victory to opponents of the crackdown.
The state Department of Higher Education should have been more involved in picking projects for a college construction program and choosing what to delay when money ran short, according to a review released Wednesday by the state auditor's office.
The sinkhole emerged recently in the Lafayette Square neighborhood. KSDK-TV reports it is 14 feet deep and 25 feet long.
The California resident who filed an appeal with the Columbia Citizens Police Review Board has come to Columbia to draw attention to her appeal.