In June, it seemed Owen Stark would need a new lung to live. But an artificial lung has saved his life, doctors say, and he could return home in a month.
Eggs from the two farms responsible for the salmonella outbreak will continue to be used in a pasteurized form with no safety risk because of the high temperature of the process killing the bacteria.
In anticipation of the Sept. 9 grand opening of the new Galactic Fun Zone, employees have been completing finishing touches on the facility, preparing big screen TVs and constructing bowling alley floorboards on what will be eight lanes. The facility will also include billiards, laser tag and arcade games.
Fears about undercooked eggs have grown since more than a half-billion have been recalled because of salmonella concerns. Experts encourage caution when cooking and consuming eggs.
The egg is a staple in thousands of diners, bakeries and home kitchens nationwide. That's why consumers, store owners and cooks scrambled after the recall of more than 500 million eggs linked to cases of salmonella poisoning.
The Tigers' schedule includes 13 games against teams that made the NCAA Tournament in 2010.
MU journalism professor Charles Davis was honored by the National Press Club for his efforts "to force light" onto information that is concealed from the public.
The Branson Board of Aldermen voted to ban the use of tobacco in city-owned vehicles and buildings, as well as areas within 25 feet of city building entrances.
Missouri Tigers volleyball players will help lead youth volleyball leagues, open to third- through fifth-graders, that begin Sept. 27 and last for five weeks.
Evangel University in Springfield offered its first self defense training program on Tuesday. The two sessions were taught by a local martial arts instructor during university orientation.
Fort Leonard Wood held a welcoming ceremony so families could welcome soldiers home from the Middle East.
Huntsdale mayor Deborah Lancaster was arrested Saturday at her home in a domestic dispute involving her son and daughter-in-law.
Stafford and Cramer halls are being torn down this fall to make way for University Hospital's new patient care tower.
Bayer CropScience will pay a $40,000 fine to the EPA and spend $100,000 in an effort to correct and prevent chemical accidents and releases.
The Missouri tennis team released its 2010-2011 schedule Tuesday.
Rock Bridge High girls tennis team wins against Hickman High, 9-0.
A man fired from his job as campaign canvasser is suspected in the fire in State Rep. Russ Carnahan's headquarters, Carnahan says.
A South West City officer is charged with first-degree involuntary manslaughter, stemming from a March shooting.
A St. Louis child gains renewed chance of survival with an artificial lung.
An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis, a diarrheal illness, is spreading in Clayton with many identified cases traced to day care centers. Health officials encourage area residentsto take precautions.