Gov. Jay Nixon should accelerate his state's plans to implement a law that will improve the health of its citizens and inject billions of new dollars into the economy.
Authorities warned Missouri residents to practice extreme caution when handling fireworks ahead of the July 4 holiday. Little rain and hot temperatures have elevated the fire risk this year.
The St. Louis medical examiner is scheduling autopsies on two elderly residents who died over the weekend. In Kansas City, officials report three deaths related to heat.
Conservatives and liberals have different ideas on how to fix the slumping economy. Donald Kaul examines the economic debate.
A Missouri Supreme Court order took effect Sunday allowing public access to disciplinary charges filed against attorneys.
The Supreme Court made the correct decision in striking down the Stolen Valor law, in which it said false claims of military achievements do not diminish the honor of those who served.
Mizzou Arena hosted a flag raising ceremony on Monday to make MU's joining of the Southeastern Conference official.
Find out if the police are actively seeking to arrest a neighbor, friend or family member.
A state Supreme Court order that took effect on Sunday grants public access to misconduct cases against attorneys.
Images of Columbia residents fighting the brutal heat were among the best Missourian staff photos last week.
Appeals for donations started within hours of the Supreme Court's decision upholding the individual insurance mandate in President Barack Obama's signature health care overhaul.
Members of the new EEZ Board weigh in on the possible future of an enhanced enterprise zone in Columbia.
Missouri's move to the SEC is official on Sunday, ending an association with the Big 12 and its previous incarnations dating to 1907. There's no looking back.
Jody Paschal bought a shoe store somewhat on a whim. He says he'd never be an owner again — it hasn't worked out quite like he's hoped. Much of his life hasn't either. He wishes he were married with kids, and he says he always pictured he'd be further along in life, though he's not sure what that picture of life is.
Most of the young people I talked to in reporting for the American Next project said they believed in the American Dream theoretically but didn’t think they could live it themselves.
Texas A&M was welcomed into the league on Sept. 26 and will officially make the transition along with Missouri on Sunday when they will become the first newcomers to the league since South Carolina and Arkansas joined the conference in 1992.
Missouri officially joined the SEC and two Tiger basketball players were selected in the NBA Draft.
James Lehnhoff takes pride in the work he does to provide for his wife and kids, even if selling insurance might not be what he wants to do forever. He seems happy. The prospects for his family: promising. What about young people who aren't as lucky — who don't grow up in loving homes with goals, consequences or direction?
Drawn to the movement for different reasons, demonstrators united in their quest for change and open dialogue this weekend outside the Boone County Courthouse.
Jason Motte got the last four outs for his 17th save in 21 chances to end the Pirates' four-game winning streak. Motte was the last in a flurry of moves by rookie manager Mike Matheny that left three players seeing time at two positions.