White House threatens to veto Boehner's debt-ceiling plan

House Speaker John Boehner's bill would raise the debt limit by $1 trillion while making cuts to federal spending of $1.2 trillion. He faced criticism from some conservatives in advance of an expected vote Wednesday.

Stephens College hosts New York City youth for filmmaking workshop

New York City middle schoolers are in Columbia this week to participate in a film workshop on the Stephens College campus.

Fire damages playground at Cosmo-Bethel Park

The estimated cost to replace the playground equipment is between $50,000 and $60,000.