MU junior Adam Ryan, whose mother was diagnosed with breast cancer when he was 15, is making plans for next summer to hold Camp Kesem, a one week event for children whose parents have or have had cancer.
Longtime Soulard vendors don't want the market to lose its "gritty old soul."
Einstein had been receiving care for two months from the Raptor Rehabilitation Project at MU's College of Veterinary Medicine after being found by a Missouri Department of Conservation worker.
Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams said his department is having difficulty filling all positions, and he sees a role for volunteers in helping serve and protect the city.
The bodies were discovered in the pool of the Days Inn in Branson early Sunday.
No injuries were reported. Investigators are in process of determining how the fire started.
Ameren Missouri contends customers benefit from a new Taum Sauk reservoir and wants to raise its rates for electricity to help pay for it.
The number of applications to law schools across the state, including MU, have dropped significantly from last year.
The State Emergency Management Agency says a heavier-than-expected rainfall of 1 1/2 to 2 inches fell overnight in the Missouri River Basin.
The man told police he was assaulted on the dance floor, but he was unable to provide any other information about the suspect.
A "new civility" is emerging in American politics that isn't about being friends, but trying to win the debate.
Independence Day offers a chance to reflect on the concept of patriotism.
The concept of independence follows us from birth. We become our own person from the first time we see through our own eyes and when we can take care of ourselves. We learn independence in school, from the jobs we take, and, despite adversity, we still find independence late in life.
Examining how the symbol of the Stars and Stripes has changed since Sept. 11, 2001. The National 9/11 Flag has been traveling the country — a journey for the country's most recognizable symbol that has brought most Americans along.
In union-friendly New Jersey, a Republican governor aided by Democrats enacted sweeping cost-saving changes that touched pensions and health care simultaneously.
Steve Hudson and his son, Stevie, share a love for frog hunting, also known as frogging. They carry on a family tradition by going frogging throughout the season.
A Missouri River advocacy group that had to cancel a paddling race fundraiser planned for Saturday is making plans to clear the banks after the flooding recedes.
A nonprofit group will attempt to create a data-driven report on the relationship between Missouri's sentencing and its recidivism rate.
In addition to the loss of two early neighborhoods, some historic homes and buildings were lost in the Joplin tornado. An effort is under way to preserve the history of the tornado itself. Artifacts are being collected to reflect the power of the tornado.
The economic costs are likely to attract attention in Congress, which mandated the report as part of the new health care law. The report found health care for pain costs $261 billion to $300 billion a year, while lost productivity adds another $297 billion to $336 billion.