The Russian Academy of Sciences said in a statement that the meteor over the Chelyabinsk region entered the Earth's atmosphere at a speed of at least 33,000 mph and shattered about 18 to 32 miles above ground.
Ballwin native Cardinal Timothy Dolan might represent the first real prospect of an American pope. Prevailing modern wisdom has been that a citizen of a superpower could not be elected pope.
The Rams finally settled on the 41-year-old Tim Walton, whose top selling point for Jeff Fisher was familiarity with the system.
The St. Louis Cardinals had a rainy day of training on Friday. Rain prevented field practice, but hitters took to the batting cages for practice.
Legislation filed Friday by Republican Rep. Jay Barnes would require Gov. Jay Nixon to personally sign off on all discretionary tax incentives of more than $1 million.
The bill would help military veterans get in-state tuition at Missouri public universities.
The bill would require more people to be screened for tuberculosis.
Schools would be graded from F to A-plus based upon the percentage of possible points they receive.
Jeff Francoeur, who had a disappointing season last year, expects to play better this year and reverse Royals fans' frustrations.
The survey results will be used to prepare a battlefield preservation plan and a National Register nomination.
Secretary Alphonso Jackson, who served as secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President George W. Bush, donated close to 75 items from his time in public service to be displayed in an exhibit at his alma mater.
The bill's sponsor, Republican Lyle Rowland of Cedarcreek, said he's concerned about "sneaky" attempts to push Agenda 21 priorities in local communities.
Chancellor Brady Deaton has announced that nuclear engineering graduate programs are open for admissions and stated the MU Nuclear Science and Engineering Institute curriculum won't be changed within the next five years.
Jeanne Snodgrass, the new director of MU Hillel, uses her experience with college students and business knowledge to expand programming.
American Airlines launched flights to and from Chicago and Dallas-Fort Worth.
Despite her parents being arrested when she was 8, Monica Smith has become a successful student and athlete and has learned what it means to forgive.
The Tigers shot just 4-for-27 behind the arc Thursday at Vanderbilt, resulting in a 62-46 loss. Senior guard Sydney Crafton led the Tigers with 20 points in the loss.
Senior Jess McConnell led the Stars with 20 points, six rebounds and five assists in the win.
The Columbia College men's basketball team narrowly beat Missouri Baptist University to remain undefeated and clinch a share of the conference regular-season championship.