Potentially the worst winter storm to hit Missouri in decades began its trek across the state Tuesday, bringing surreal amounts of snow, freezing rain and dangerously cold temperatures.
As Cyclone Yasi approaches the Australian coast, residents and visitors are evacuating. Following a series of floods, the storm is expected to be catastrophic.
When the snow has you stuck inside, there are plenty of links to keep you entertained.
The U.S. health care system is too costly and needs to be reformed.
Residents were evacuated for part of the night, but they were back in their apartments at 6 a.m.
By assigning children to high schools based on their location, Missouri is limiting poor and minority students' opportunities to receive a better education. Charter schools should be allowed to open in cities besides Kansas City and St. Louis.
For the first time in 52 years, Shinmoedake volcano had a major eruption last week, followed by a larger one this week.
Students used Facebook to organize a snowball fight on Francis Quadrangle in the middle of Monday's blizzard.
Police are still looking for two suspects.
Services for Vicki A. Jackman are to be held 5 p.m. Saturday at Parker Funeral Service & Crematory.