Gaming Commission Executive Director Roger Stottlemyre warned the state's budget director of the funding gap in a letter sent just before Christmas and provided Wednesday to The Associated Press. Stottlemyre said casino proceeds for education were expected to be almost $372 million this year but instead will be $348 million.
Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert produced an outstanding performance, but a handful of plays went against the Tigers in a 27-24 loss to Iowa on Tuesday night at the Insight Bowl in Tempe, Ariz.
Great ball movement lead to a 47-point first half for the Tigers, who went on defeat the Alabama-Birmingham Blazers 82-73 on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Can you guess what the most viewed stories at ColumbiaMissourian.com were during 2010? Go on, guess. We know you want to.
The war in Afghanistan has been going on for more than nine years now, and America has largely turned a blind eye to the struggle. Can't we do more to protect our soldiers?
After an on-the-field ruling that T.J. Moe caught the ball, the replay reversed the call — ending Missouri's hopes in the Insight Bowl.
Gary Taylor finished his first stint as director of the Marching Mizzou Alumni Band at the Missouri women's basketball game Wednesday.
The list, drawn up by researchers at Kew Gardens in London and the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis, is intended to help resolve one of botany's most basic problems: Figuring out which plants go by what name.
German-owned grocery store Aldi is moving west on Business Loop 70 right next to Moser's, both poised for competitive pricing.
The Missouri football team fell to the Iowa Hawkeyes 27-24 in Tuesday's game in Tempe, Ariz.
Even before the 112th Congress convenes on Tuesday, it appears the Pelosi-Reid "my way or the highway" attitude has taken a back seat to a hint of bipartisanship.
Most respondents said they would rather raise the eligibility age for the insurance program than sacrifice benefits.
With the new year days away, many tools are now available to help people stay in line, including a GPS-enabled app that locks down texting once a car gets rolling and a program that curbs credit-card spending. Another device monitors your workout and offers real-time voice feedback.
This year, Columbia is pushing for salt-only winter for treatment of roads for the entire city.
Junior Lindsey Cunningham's 13 points led the Bruins to a 54-23 victory over Helias in the semifinals of the Holiday Hoops Invitational on Wednesday in Jefferson City.
DesignIntelligence magazine recognized MU professor Benyamin Schwarz, who researches environmental gerontology.
Police said the driver tried to run away after failing to yield.
The Missouri Department of Transportation encourages the public to take part in an online survey about the new state rail plan.
Jan Wheeler feels that without meditating throughout the day, she would be a little more off-center juggling her many activities.