Republican Dave Spence, a candidate in this year's race for Missouri governor, is launching the first round of ads in his campaign.
Charlie Weis, former head coach for the Notre Dame football team, wants to turn Kansas into a new team — a winning team.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman gave support for the overtime shootout rule during the All-Star weekend in Ottawa last weekend. The rule, which was instituted after the 2004-05 season, could potentially be changed when the current collective bargaining agreement expires this summer.
The Missouri Legislature is trying to avoid the term "tax" as it tries to find new revenue for veterans homes.
The Missouri Grand Prix is in the final year of a four-year contract with USA Swimming. This year's event will feature 700 participants, an event record.