Garry Teeple photographs frogs thriving in a farm pond amidst lilies that have taken over the water's surface.
State Rep. Sara Lampe took Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel to task Thursday for his recent defense of former Penn State coach Joe Paterno as "a great man."
The Walgreen pharmacy chain will begin filling prescriptions from customers in the Express Scripts network again starting in September under a new multiyear contract that ends a costly impasse between the companies.
The unusually hot dry weather that has gripped the nation will not let up its stranglehold over the next few months, federal weather forecasters said Thursday.
The U.S. appears headed for its worst year for whooping cough in more than five decades, with the number of cases rising at an epidemic rate that experts say may reflect a problem with the effectiveness of the vaccine.
A new survey of bankers suggests the economy is slowing down in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Western states because of drought conditions.
In Missouri and Kansas, income from students’ tuition now exceeds the amount of money the flagship universities receive from state legislatures.
Police in the southeast Missouri town of Kennett believe they've solved a string of arson fires with the arrest of a 37-year-old suspect.
A Jefferson City woman has been sentenced to three years in prison for giving her granddaughter blood thinner.
A fire that destroyed a 197-unit apartment in St. Louis is stirring debate about the use of lightweight, synthetic building materials over brick and real wood.
A central Missouri woman will stand trial for second-degree murder in the death of her son, who prosecutors believe was abused by the woman's boyfriend.
The Missouri Attorney General's office has shut down a southern Missouri dog breeder, citing several violations of the state's Animal Care Facilities Act.
Police are investigating after skeletal remains of a human left foot were found inside a shoe along the banks of the Mississippi River in St. Charles County.
The right to refuse to have health insurance is a lot like the "right" to sleep under bridges. No one wants to exercise it.
The former band director at an eastern Missouri high school and middle school has been sentenced to 15 days in jail and two years of probation for providing pornographic material to a minor.
In Missouri, individual school districts are charged with ensuring that books on new electronic platforms comply with content standards.
Books banned by the Tucson School District, which cited concerns about racial separatism, could become the keystone for a new Latino studies program.
Parents have filed more than half of all challenges since 1990.
The Walgreen pharmacy chain will begin filling prescriptions from customers in the Express Scripts network again starting in September.