Missouri senator seeks to expand elder abuse law to finances

State Sen. Kevin Engler wants to make it a crime for people with authority over an elderly person's financial situation to exploit the older person's state of mind for financial gain.

After Russian election, riot police break up anti-Putin protest

The rally marked a change of tactics for the opposition, which has been looking for ways to maintain the momentum of its demonstrations that flared in December.

Baby dropped in field by tornado buried in Indiana

Angel Babcock died Sunday at Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville, Ky., after suffering severe head injuries when a tornado struck her family's home in New Pekin, Ind.

COMO YOU KNOW: True False Film Fest

Established in 2004, the festival is an annual four-day showing of nonfiction documentaries in Columbia.

UPDATE: One dead, suspect in custody in connection with Eighth Street shooting

The shooting took place at North Eighth Street and Park Avenue. The suspect is from Fulton.

COMO YOU KNOW: Columbia Independent School

Columbia Independent School moved to a new, combined campus in 2009 after operating since 1998 in multiple buildings.

COMO YOU KNOW: Christian Chapel Academy

Christian Chapel Academy opened in 1985 and offers a Christian education to its students. The school offers classes from preschool to eighth grade.

COMO YOU KNOW: Heritage Academy

Heritage Academy is a Christian school in Columbia that opened in 2002.

COMO YOU KNOW: Good Shepherd Lutheran School

Good Shepherd Lutheran School has been open since 2002 and has grown from eight students in its first year to 89 in the 2011-12 school year.