Prevention is being emphasized with ticks and mosquitoes because these disease-bearing pests may be more abundant and more annoying this year.
The law would prevent employers from using the last four digits of workers' Social Security numbers for identification purposes.
The legislation would allow school districts to lease space on the inside and exterior of school buses for private advertisements. At least half the income from the ads would be used for transportation costs in each district.
Weather and smoking scare tactics could be a good thing.
Missouri risks having to pay back $100 million that tobacco companies paid to the state just in 2004. The damage from the years until 2012 could amount to more than $1 billion.
The university is seeking study participants between the ages of 18 and 56 to investigate the oral drug.
More than 200 of the museum's permanent works are accessible through Google's online project.
The eastern Missouri town was chosen along with four other national winners.