The Army Corps of Engineers used liquid explosives to destroy a section of the Birds Point levee. The move will flood Missouri farmland in an attempt to spare the Illinois town of Cairo.
An outbreak of celebrations happened across the country after hearing the news Osama bin Laden was killed by a U.S. operation. Crowds gathered outside the White House, and MU students swarmed Greektown in Columbia.
A crowd which gathered during the late hours of Sunday night after President Barack Obama announced U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden in the city of Abbottabad, Pakistan cheers "USA, USA, USA."
The discovery that bin Laden's was living in an army town in Pakistan raises pointed questions about how he managed to evade capture and even whether Pakistan's military and intelligence leadership knew of his whereabouts and sheltered him.
The crowd on Richmond Avenue sings the "Star Spangled Banner" on Sunday night hours after President Barack Obama announced U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden in the city of Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Osama bin Laden was holed up in a two-story house 100 yards from a Pakistani military academy when four helicopters carrying U.S. anti-terror forces swooped in the early morning hours of Monday and killed him.
Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans, was slain in a firefight Sunday with U.S. forces in Pakistan, ending a manhunt that spanned a frustrating decade.
Americans gathered in jubilant crowds to cheer, sing and applaud early Monday after the president announced that Osama bin Laden was killed, including hundreds gathered at ground zero where the twin towers once stood in Lower Manhattan.
Osama bin Laden was killed in a helicopter raid on a mansion in an area north of the Pakistani capital, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Monday.
Luke Schawo, 4, was born with a severely underdeveloped heart. His life has been filled with hospital visits, doctors appointments and surgeries. Now he lives just like any other little boy, and he's about to have one of his wishes granted.
Hundreds of people were gathering in New York City at ground zero, where the twin towers fell on Sept. 11 nearly 10 years ago, hours after President Barack Obama announced that Osama bin Laden was killed.
The Cougars are set to play a doubleheader against William Woods in the semifinals of the American Midwest Conference Tournament on Tuesday in Columbia.
The Hickman girls soccer team snapped a 13-game winless streak with a 3-2 victory over St. Francis Borgia on Monday night at Hickman.
Unemployment benefit collections are not matching up to numbers projected by Gov. Jay Nixon's administration.
Washington, D.C., residents packed outside the White House not to celebrate the death of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden but to rejoice in a moment of genuine American patriotism.
One of two men arrested in the murder of Jerry Edward Schneider plead not guilty to armed criminal action and second-degree murder.
The commencements will begin 1 p.m. Friday with a Trulaske College of Business graduation and end at 2:30 p.m. Sunday with a College of Engineering graduation.
Downpours caused more evacuations in areas where the water had been receding.
The Columbia-based Christian band Evidence came together about two years ago and plans to release its first CD this summer. Singer Ayron Plummer said the rock band's music can be interpreted as “anthems for the lost,” giving light to those who feel down in their lives.