The Public Service Commission released recent electricity incidents involving regulated utilities in Missouri since 2010.
Candidates for state House districts 44 and 47 discussed the implementation of the federal health care law in Missouri and solutions for rebuilding Interstate 70.
State lawmakers debated a "right-to-pray" measure that will appear on the Aug. 7 ballot. Columbia lawmaker Chris Kelly opposes the amendment and said it could lead to unintended consequences.
Every year, Missouri’s football team accepts about 10 new walk-ons — athletes who have not received a scholarship offer but still hope to find a spot on the team’s roster.
The Mayor's Pension Review Task Force has come up with a new pension plan that officials say will require no tax increase and no layoffs. The plan is scheduled to take effect Oct. 1.
Gene Robertson says African-Americans need to come together today just as much as they did in earlier times.
The Southeastern Conference coaches named offensive tackle Elvis Fisher, wide receiver T.J. Moe, linebacker Zaviar Gooden and cornerback E.J. Gaines to their preseason all-league team Thursday.
For the past three years, Leah Rennick has been producing homemade goats' milk soap, which she sells at local farmer's markets.
The extreme heat and lack of moisture has affected much of Missouri's corn crop in its critical growing stage.
The MU Art and Artifacts Committee said the project will be completed by the beginning of the fall semester.
The new regional headquarters for the Missouri Department of Conservation will be named for local conservationist E. Sydney Stephens.
The amount required for competitive bidding in Boone County has changed from $4,500 to $6,000 under a new bill signed into law this week. The law also affects Greene County.
Joe Paterno and other top Penn State officials hushed up child sex abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky more than a decade ago for fear of bad publicity, allowing the former assistant football coach to prey on other youngsters, according to a scathing report issued Thursday on the scandal.
Demetrius L. Kelly, 28, was arrested in connection with multiple forgeries at businesses in Columbia and Boone County.
An organization called Hunting Works for Missouri reports that hunters' annual spending is equal to more than half the total cash receipts for cattle and soy beans in the state — two of Missouri's most valuable commodities.
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Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a bill Thursday that would have expanded religious exemptions in insurance policies covering birth control.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed legislation Thursday that would have allowed communities to resume levying taxes on vehicle purchases. Rep. Ryan Silvey, who sponsored the legislation, said Republicans might override the veto when the legislature convenes in September.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat, said the legislation was unnecessary and could perhaps even diminish people's liberties.
The former Missouri guard will provide depth for Detroit.