The Amateur Softball Association of America announced Tuesday that outfielder Ashley Hansen of Stanford is the 2011 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year. Missouri pitcher Chelsea Thomas was one of three finalists for the award.
Art in the Park brings new children's activity to this year's festival.
Transitions after college can be hard to deal with, especially if you've got bills to pay.
Police officers should be able to dress more comfortably during hot and humid weather.
Officials said 10 people are still missing from the Joplin tornado. As of Tuesday, 120 people who died had been identified.
Missouri men's golfer Jace Long is in a four-way tie for fifth place after the first round of the NCAA Championship on Tuesday at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla.
Mother Kylie Nichols has been "barely making it" since losing her job, but she wants to do better than barely. Nichols is among the mid-Missourians whose stories are told in Project 573, an in-depth look at the recession by a group of students from the Missouri School of Journalism.
Nine days after the tornado in Joplin, workers are rebuilding businesses, and residents are anxious to get their homes fixed.
The federal government will cover 90 percent of the cleanup costs. Typically, it pays 75 percent of disaster-response costs.
Twelve homeless and formerly homeless volunteers are in Joplin to assist with the cleanup effort. The group also brought donated goods.
Officials have told residents in northwestern Missouri to be ready to evacuate in the next couple of weeks.
With the rejection of the national debt limit increase, political maneuvering, which has become more common in recent years, might be practiced on legislation to raise the debt limit to seek authority to borrow additional trillions of dollars.
When the trimmed-down Big 12 Conference opened its four-day gathering Tuesday in the same luxury hotel as last year, there was an entirely different tone.
Warm weather brought many Columbia residents to Douglass Park on Tuesday.
After their last appearance in 1998, cicadas have returned to Columbia, and they are being seen and heard all over the city.
The No. 5 Missouri softball team opens the 2011 Women's College World Series against No. 4 Florida at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.
A group of MU journalism students spent a year reporting on how mid-Missourians are responding to the recent economy.
One of Columbia's oldest elementary schools invites students, faculty, staff and alumni to celebrate 100 years of education.
Statistics provided by the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center track the location and death count of all fatal tornadoes in the U.S. since 2000.
A Boone County judge will recommend to the Missouri Supreme Court whether Mark Woodworth, who was previously convicted of murder, deserves a retrial.