Police seek tip regarding Missourian theft

Six iPads and one laptop were stolen from Lee Hills Hall last October.

Boone Hospital Center tower recognized for environmentally friendly design

Features include solar panels that can heat 80 percent of the tower's hot water and an irrigation tank that collects rainwater for plants.  

Rock Bridge girls basketball coach says preparation is key to success

With a win against Hickman, Rock Bridge will extend its home winning streak to a duration of three years.

Crosshair stickers found near Mo. Senate offices

The stickers were found Tuesday near the offices of Democratic senators, some of whom have opposed Republican-backed legislation related to President Obama's health care law.

Scorsese's 'Hugo' leads Oscars with 11 nominations

Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure "Hugo" leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, among them best picture and the latest director nod for the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

Missouri Senate committee backs voter registration changes

The bill, which will be sent to the full Senate after a 7-2 vote Monday, would require anyone except deputy registration officials to register with the Secretary of State's office.

Road wins give Hickman girls basketball confidence

Kewpies seniors Andrea Drake, Paige Nelson and Kimberly Lake hope to add another road victory to their record Wednesday at Rock Bridge.

SEC coaches question fairness of league basketball schedule

The league's unbalanced schedule, involving Thursday-to-Saturday games, has some teams favored, some teams not and basketball coaches upset.

UPDATE: Gun target stickers found at Missouri Capitol offices

There were stickers depicting crosshairs on the nameplates of at least five Democratic senators and on House Republican office. The Missouri Capitol Police and State Highway Patrol were investigating the stickers.

More info on Missouri public finances could go online

Expansion of government financial information posted online would increase accountability and show citizens plans for debt repayment.

St. Louis school district pulls activity monitors after concerns

Citing privacy concerns, three suburban St. Louis grade schools have taken away activity monitors used in physical eduction classes.

Kansas City nuns invited to State of the Union

Sisters Berta Sailer and Corita Bussanmas are co-founders of Operation Breakthrough, a nonprofit daycare for poor children.

Humane Society of Missouri gets custody of rescued animals

Many of the rescued animals are malnourished and won't be ready for adoption for weeks.

Missouri Senate backs measure blocking health exchanges

The legislation, given initial approval Tuesday, would block Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon from creating an insurance exchange by executive order.

Missouri casino operators object to higher fees to help veterans

Missouri House of Representatives members have suggested adding $1 to casino entrance fees. The extra revenue could provide consistent funding for veterans' homes and possibly pay for one more.

JFK library releases last of President Kennedy's secret tapes

Recordings offer a raw look into important moments of the Kennedy White House, including a chilling remark by the president in his final days.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Spending cap won't improve things in Missouri

Missouri, though falling behind in per capita spending on higher education and health, is looking at a constitutional amendment that would limit spending even further.

Nation's oldest federal judge dies at age 104

The nation's oldest sitting federal judge died at age 104. U.S. District Judge Wesley Brown was appointed as federal district judge in 1962 and died Monday night in Wichita, Kan.

GUEST COMMENTARY: End of Iraq War registered zero on the Richter scale

With little to show for it, the end of the Iraq War seemed to stay under the home front's radar last year.

Arkansas off to fast start under new coach Mike Anderson

Arkansas is 14-5 overall and beat Michigan on Saturday for its second win over a ranked team.