The 136-car train was bound for Kentucky from Wyoming. The cause is under investigation.
Columbia residents who do a lot of walking downtown expressed frustration over the weekend at the spotty attention property owners were paying to clearing sidewalks since last week's near-record snowstorm.
Local residents settle in to watch the Super Bowl match up between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Five people were taken to University Hospital on Saturday with minor injuries they received after a three-car collision south of Columbia.
Some legislators want to reject $189 million in one-time federal aid; others are just trying to figure out how to spend it fairly.
Join the Missourian editors in the debate to decide if this week's snowstorm was historic or historical. Or both?
Even the recent record-breaking snowstorm won’t come between football fans and their pizza this Sunday.
The National Weather Service in St. Louis is forecasting bitter cold for the upcoming week and possible snow Tuesday night.
Prisoners who train rescue dogs decided a deaf dachshund ought to live with deaf students at the Fulton boarding school. And Sparky fits right in there.
St. Charles County Judge Nancy Schneider set a new trial date for Manuel G. Cazares. Cazares is charged with two counts of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in a 2009 crime.
The Columbia College men's basketball team beat Park University 67-65 to move into a tie for first place in the American Midwest Conference. The Cougars are now 20-3.
Mike Duke leads the world's biggest retailer. Read excerpts from a recent interview Duke did with The Associated Press in New York.