PHOTO GALLERY: Libyan rebel fighters battle to take Tripoli

Rebel fighters in Libya are battling against Moammar Gadhafi's supporters.

Friends say Kahler family like any other before marriage dissolved

Friends from Weatherford, Texas, testified about a New Year's Eve party at their house and its aftermath, when it became clear the Kahlers' marriage was in trouble.

UPDATE: MU Extension to close, scale back rural technology centers

Due to funding cuts, the nine Telecommunication Community Resource Centers operated by the University of Missouri Extension, which provide technology and education to rural areas, have been forced to close or reduce their operations.

UPDATE: Missouri National Guard ramps up training for Egypt

A trip to Egypt is not what Missouri-based soldiers expected when they first received their orders.

MU Extension to close, scale back rural technology centers

Facing a $2 million budget cut from the state, the extension program announced in 2010 that it would eliminate funding for the centers but gave partners a year to make other arrangements.

'Show Me My Buzz' smartphone application estimates blood-alchohol concentration

The app, launched by the Missouri Department of Transportation, has all the information people need to get home safely.

Agreement reached in Missouri suit against LegalZoom

Missouri residents who claimed the company gave them defective documents may have received a settlement.

Scholarship to honor pilot killed at Kansas City air show

The Mid-American Youth Aviation Association will offer a scholarship to honor fallen pilot Bryan Jensen.

Missouri singer Sheryl Crow donates vintage car to help Joplin

Sheryl Crow, an MU graduate and Grammy-winning singer/songwriter, offered to auction her 1959 vintage Mercedes to help the Joplin school district.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: 'Jobs' is the magic word, but there's no magic bullet

Job programs based on old economic models simply won't work in today's world. The U.S. economy has undergone a profound structural change in the past 20 years.

$103 million to expand broadband Internet in rural US

The federal program will aid some of the 28 percent of rural America who lack access to speedy Internet.

Watkins to testify in Kahler trial

Missouri National Guard ramps up training for Egypt

The state National Guard is expected to deploy 93 members to Egypt in September.