Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky found guilty on 45 counts of child sex abuse
Jerry Sandusky was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting 10 boys over 15 years, accusations that had sent shock waves through the college campus known as Happy Valley and led to the firing of Penn State's beloved Hall of Fame coach, Joe Paterno.
A cut in federal funds foils compensation paid to owners of infected captive deer herds and eliminates assistance for monitoring chronic wasting disease in wild and captive deer.
This week's City Council meeting offered a preview of Columbia's future as the council approved rezoning on East Walnut and a new bus route called FastCAT.
Broadway Christian Church's community garden is home to 40 garden plots for Columbia's refugee community. The garden provides food and is also a meeting place for refugees, many of whom are co-workers or neighbors.
Friday was Take Your Dog to Work Day. Columbia residents celebrated by doing just that.
When the steer escaped Tuesday, editors were in the "mebby-scales" when deciding the exact word to use for the MU slaughterhouse.
Gov. Jay Nixon announced a $4 million cut to UM System along with other withholdings for the next fiscal year as he prepares to finalize the state's $24 billion budget.
The program teaches "high-risk" students in late elementary and early middle school what it means to "own your education."
Carlos Beltran hit two two-run doubles in his return to Kauffman Stadium, and the St. Louis Cardinals pounded Vin Mazzaro and the Kansas City Royals 11-4 on Friday night.
Despite recent accidents, Missouri firework vendors say that the industry is safer than it was 10 years ago, and the fireworks are becoming more complex.
Pat "Deep Dish" Bertoletti, the second-ranked competitive eater in the world, is competing at Saturday's Major League Eating Isle of Capri Boonville World Boneless Buffalo Wing Eating Championship.
With the Fourth of July approaching, fireworks vendors have set up their tents around Boone County. Shooting off fireworks is considered a misdemeanor offense in Columbia, but outside the city limits all consumer fireworks are allowed.
Felipe Paulino is the fourth Royals pitcher in need of reconstructive elbow surgery.
The St. Thomas More Newman Center is hosting "Win the World for Jesus" Vacation Bible School July 9-13.
The Aldi grocery store on Business Loop 70 West was broken into Friday morning. Police were still investigating as of 9:15 a.m. Friday.
Residents of Macon County voice their concerns about the future of the hunting business and the impact of chronic wasting disease.
Jerry Sandusky's lawyer said Friday that he would be shocked and "die of a heart attack" if the ex-Penn State assistant football coach were acquitted on all counts.
Missouri Water Patrol will set up special patrols to detect and arrest drunken boat operators on Saturday and Sunday.
Outfielder Jon Jay and first baseman Matt Carpenter are both back in game following injuries that put them on the disabled list.
Signs have been installed along parts of U.S. 36 and Interstate 35 to promote a Chicago-Kansas City Expressway.