ANALYSIS: Economy nixes Nixon's campaign pledges

On Jan. 12, Gov. Jay Nixon will have been governor for two years and will have two more years remaining in his term. Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder contends Nixon promised virtually anything to anyone during his 2008 campaign — ignoring the costs of actually fulfilling his platform even though it was apparent before the election that the economy was worsening.

Poor shooting leads to big loss for MU women's basketball team

Florida State's defense caused problems for the Tigers, especially senior guard RaeShara Brown.

Kansas City's World War I museum seeks to boost national profile

The private, nonprofit association that operates the Liberty Memorial, where the museum is located, also has set ambitious fundraising targets as the centennial of the war approaches.

Florida State uses physical play to unsettle MU women's basketball

The Seminoles's inside presence helped give them the edge over the Tigers.

Clean-up continues at Fort Leonard Wood in tornado aftermath

Donations are being accepted as Fort Leonard Wood recovers from a New Year's Eve tornado.

Women farmers thrive in male-dominated field

Women are more likely to inherit a farm than men. However, farmers can have complicated estates because their personal and business assets are often intertwined.


2010 deaths: Remembering those we lost in Columbia

We review the hundreds of residents who died last year.

iPhone alarms fail to ring in the new year

iPhone users started the new year by sleeping in late when a software glitch kept their alarms from working, but the problem should be fixed by Monday morning.