Columbia fair on Saturday to offer education about healthy living

The Healthy Families Fun Fair will have 35 learning stations covering topics on health, exercise and nutrition.

MU third-string quarterback arrested on traffic warrant, released on bond

Reports say Missouri third-string quarterback Ashton Glaser was arrested Thursday for missing a court date for a speeding charge.

Missouri, Arkankas salamander proposed for endangered list

Siltation and increased levels of nitrogen and phosphate have reduced the number of Ozark hellbenders.

Wentzville aldermen defeat animal sales ban

A proposal that would have prohibited the selling of dogs and cats in Wentzville has been defeated. 

Jefferson City selected for 'greener capitals' aid

Missouri's capital city selected to receive federal aid from EPA.

Missouri Sen. McCaskill tackles the economy at town hall meeting

McCaskill talked about job creation and the importance of the coal industry.

Alden to lead NCAA Leadership Council

Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden will chair the NCAA Leadership Council for the 2010-2011 academic year.

Analyst blasts Kansas City utility leaders on power plant costs

The analyst blames Kansas City Power & Light for nearly $1 billion in overruns for its new Missouri power plant.

UPDATE: Florida pastor says Quran-burning suspended, not canceled

Pastor Terry Jones earlier Thursday had backed off his threat to burn the Quran after he said he was promised that a planned Islamic center and mosque would be moved away from New York's ground zero. Muslim leaders denied there was such a deal.

Florida minister cancels burning of Qurans on Sept. 11 anniversary

Pastor Terry Jones said Thursday that he decided to cancel his protest because the leader of a planned Islamic Center near ground zero has agreed to move its controversial location.

UPDATE: Florida minister cancels burning of Qurans on 9/11

The Rev. Terry Jones said instead of his plan to burn the books on Saturday to mark the ninth anniversary of 9/11, he will be flying to New York to speak to Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf about moving the mosque.