Nixon said he expects substantial cuts next year for higher education institutions. He encouraged institutions to eliminate lightly used degree programs, to collaborate on redesigning common courses and try to boost the number of people obtaining college degrees.
Gov. Jay Nixon said Wednesday that he expects Missouri colleges and universities to respond to funding cuts in alternative ways and to not depend tuition increases only.
Harry Potter is a magician and a gentleman. He is also my friend. The literary icon has been many things for many people, and this Thursday, he'll be one step closer to the end of his empire.
Senior safety Jarrell Harrison was 12 years old the last time he played linebacker. He expects that Iowa State coaches will target him when the two teams meet Saturday.
Many House Democrats defended Pelosi, who said the bad economy and high unemployment were the reasons for her party's election losses.
The St. Louis Tea Party said Tuesday that Blunt signed a "Tea Party Treaty" last month, but now has seemingly turned his back on the group.
The Missouri Tigers will travel 7,308 miles during a 14-day stretch. The team will play in four different venues and in seven games.
Susan Kohler faces two years of probation after being charged with animal abuse for harboring about 30 cats in a room at a Motel 6. She pleaded guilty as part of an agreement among attorneys, the health department and Animal Control.
The Boone County Sheriff's Department arrested two Columbia men on Tuesday on suspicion of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance.
Five languages are spoken on the Cougars volleyball team with seven of the 14 players coming from foreign countries.
The next-to-last Harry Potter film, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1," will be released Friday. The second part will be released July 15, 2011.
The goal of the Community Foundation of Central Missouri is to use donor-advised funds and nonprofit endowments to benefit the community.
Three Hickman seniors were arrested after outdoor areas at Rock Bridge High School were found spray painted.
The Tigers lose for the first time since Oct. 23.
Police said they arrested five groups of at least two or more people committing burglaries together across the city.
Columbia Fire Chief Bill Markgraf wants to revamp Fire Station No. 5 with tax funding allocated for building a new fire station.
Four officers will focus solely on traffic violations such as speeding, driving without a seat belt or running red lights.
Company investigators discovered the Upper Big Branch mine was inundated with natural gas, causing the nation's deadliest coal mine explosion since 1970.
The Fed hopes to make loans cheaper and get Americans to spend more, which could rejuvenate the economy and help reduce unemployment.
The federal appeals court is considering whether a paranoid schizophrenic man should be forcibly to stand trial.