An increasing percentage of the Transportation Sales Tax, which accounts for more than a third of public transportation's revenue, is going to streets and airport subsidy each year.
The swimmer placed in the top three for three events and fourth in another event. There will be a welcoming ceremony Wednesday in Columbia.
On the Fourth of July, the people in Joplin smiled and participated in familiar Independence Day activities. The time for mourning the destruction was over.
First responders struggle with traumatic stress despite critical incident stress management training. Some medical associations have only begun studying disaster trauma in the past 20 years.
Public transportation systems across the country are aging, but tight budgets are making improving them a challenge.
The Missouri Department of Transportation has awarded $3.4 million for projects in 16 cities and counties to make it easier for Missouri children to walk, wheel and bike to school.
A memorial service for Missouri swimmer Sasha Menu Courey, who died June 17, is set for 10 a.m. Wednesday at MU's Newman Center.
Columbia police kept busy with 337 firework complaints during the weekend, but there were no fatalities on the roads of Boone County.
A Tuesday morning fire damaged the attic, garage and part of the kitchen. The fire is still being investigated. No one was injured.
The final NASA space shuttle launch is set for July 8. The launch marks the end of a 40-year, $196 billion investment that some shuttle program supporters say never lived up to its initial promise.
Columbia Fire Department reports the house fire on Tuesday afternoon may have been caused by fireworks.
A new Missouri law makes the process of obtaining information about deceased biological parents easier.
Part of Fifth Street was blocked off for about 15 minutes Tuesday afternoon. Two officers trained in crisis intervention talked the man down from the building.
Contrary to rumor, the Oxford comma has not been dropped by the University of Oxford. Also, Jim Terry won his eighth Show Me the Errors contest.
Columbia celebrated Independence Day with a lively display of fireworks at Memorial Stadium on Monday night. It was the 59th annual Fourth of July celebration.
On Tuesday, Columbia City Council members could vote on a new ordinance that would increase the responsibility of those who feed and harbor feral cats.
Some tributaries have covered streets and threatened homes at their intersections with major rivers because heightened water levels have kept them from draining.
Exploring the comforts of the present and their relation to the accomplishments of the past.
A hot dog eating contest, throwing the first pitch or just taking a breather from work: Americans celebrate in a variety of ways.
Carl Edwards has said if he could, he would wait until the end of the season to figure out his 2012 plans. But waiting isn't possible, not when Edwards represents the largest piece of NASCAR's free agent puzzle.