During the Islamic holy month of fasting, Muslim parents have a chance to teach their children about the experience.
Mayor Bob McDavid identified seven key differences of opinion between the Columbia Police Department and the Citizen's Police Review Board at Monday's council meeting.
In the final year of his contract with Roush Fenway Racing, NASCAR driver Carl Edwards has refused to indicate if he has any desire to return to that team, or if he will jump ship for Joe Gibbs Racing.
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was met with applause and hugs from her peers as she appeared and voted on the bill.
Gov. Nixon and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius visited Joplin Monday.
The state will pick up 10 percent of the cost of the expedited debris removal program not covered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
A collection of watercolors and black-ink paintings by Ran In-Ting is on display through mid-August at the MU Museum of Art and Archaeology.
Network Address Translation technology should help improve connection consistency for devices using wireless connections at MU.
The Columbia City Council on Monday night approved an extension for the pilot project that created designated taxi areas, along with areas off limits to taxis.
Missouri's Marcus Denmon was named a finalist for the USA Basketball World University Games on Sunday. Kim English, also competing for a roster spot, did not make the cut.
Debt ceiling negotiations in Congress are a sign that government can work when it absolutely has to. But what a mess it was to reach an agreement before the U.S. defaulted for the first time in history.
Even fish are feeling the heat. Thousands of dead fish floated to the surface of Corporate Lake in Columbia as a result of "low oxygen fish kill."
The Columbia Police Department responded to the robbery at 3:11 p.m. Monday. The two men had at least one handgun, police said.
My biggest fear is that my family will get to know the real me all too soon.
The National Trappers Association's 52nd Annual Convention runs from Thursday through Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds
The meeting is scheduled for noon Monday to discuss personnel matters with university lawyers.
Parking will be free at Memorial Stadium and water will be provided. Fans can receive autographs from 3:45 until 5:15 p.m.
Family members were finally able to hold a memorial service for Steven Sickman on Saturday.
Susan Stewart, a clothing designer from Pittsburg, Kan., organizes Project First Day, a movement to get clothes to Joplin students affected by the tornado.
Ramadan falls this year during the scorching summer, when tempers already running hot could easily boil over, especially as Egyptians complain about the continued rise in food prices and the general economic malaise after the uprising.