The Missouri levee demolition did nothing to ease the risk in parts of Tennessee, Mississippi and Louisiana, where the river could rise to levels unseen since the 1920s. Authorities were considering opening more levees.
The NFL lockout was reinstated after a temporary hold was put on U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson's order to end the lockout. Former Missouri players, Aldon Smith, Blaine Gabbert and Andrew Gachkar, who were drafted by NFL teams, are being prevented from signing contracts.
Robert D. Hudson, 72, was trapped inside a workshop at 5214 S. Cowan Road when firefighters arrived at the sight of the fire.
Brian Gill spent his youth exploring the woods in his Old Southwest neighborhood. Now, the Chicago man has bought a key corner of that area and is renovating the house there.
By eliminating the income tax, we would eliminate its compliance burden. By collecting sales taxes at the point of sale, we shift the limited remaining tax filing responsibility onto businesses.
A partial repeal of construction work in progress has been defeated, and the discussion over nuclear power in Missouri needs to be continued.
Princess Krebs was expected to be a regular in the Missouri softball team's starting lineup but had a rough start to the season. Now, though, Krebs is playing the way coach Ehren Earleywine thought she would.
Ty Cacek, a 2009 graduate from Rock Bridge High School, has spent this spring photographing the revolution in Libya.
Before Brian Gill bought the Smarr property, neighbors in the Old Southwest neighborhood became concerned about its fate and banded together to buy it.
Floodwaters are to rise higher then previously expected in Tennessee. Officials are urging residents to be prepared to evacuate and have already advised some to vacate their homes.
Incredulous lawmakers are pressing Pakistan for answers to two simple questions: What did its army and intelligence agents know of bin Laden's whereabouts and when did they know it?
The Taliban wants confirmation of Osama bin Laden's death from people close to him. Some citizens in Afghanistan feel targeted by America and want to know why NATO is still bombing the country.
Before Cruz Buchanan and Tyler Daly leave the boys golf team to play for William Woods University, they will compete against each other at the sectional tournament on Wednesday at A.L. Gustin Golf Course.
When Valerie Teter, last week's NAIA Player of the Week, was hit in the face by a line drive, the Cougars lost their composure and lost to William Woods in the semifinals of the American Midwest Conference tournament.
Plans to alter multiple Columbia streets, including Stadium Boulevard, will be presented at a public hearing on May 24.
President Obama called MU Chancellor Brady Deaton's name late last week for an important position in international food and agricultural development.
The boys and two adult leaders had been missing since Sunday, when rising water cut off their exit from the Albert Pike Recreation Area. Twenty people died in flash floods here last June 11, and the boys' parents had prayed and paced since arriving in the area Monday.
The Missouri Department of Conservation says the elk passed tests administered after a three-month quarantine at a conservation area in Kentucky.
Senior Wilson Sundvold has been the Bruins' top golfer since he joined the team as a sophomore. His mental toughness has been helping him to keep focused on games.
The frost may harm temperature-sensitive plants typically grown during late spring and summer.