A Missouri Senate committee heard public testimony on a bill to invalidate federal firearms laws. The bill declares that it is the courts duty to protect the rights of law-abiding citizens to bear keep and arms.
Russell Boulevard Elementary School held Russell University, where parents took free university-style classes Tuesday to learn about the resources available for helping their children.
An MU professor plans to buy the building from Collegiate Housing Partners, which is the current contract holder of the building.
What places in Columbia do you want to make sure get remembered, preserved or celebrated? As Columbia grows and changes, we want to hear from you.
Efforts to observe the comet Pan-STARR at MU's Laws Observatory were thwarted Tuesday evening by heavy clouds in the western sky.
Fourth-seeded Columbia College will play fifth-seeded Shawnee State on Wednesday morning in the first round of the NAIA national tournament in Frankfort, Ky.
Missouri freshman Alec Rash, the highest-drafted high school player in the 2012 Major League Baseball draft to come to college instead of going pro, earned a victory in his first start against Jackson State on Tuesday.
Napoleon Chagnon, whose controversial research of the Yanomamo tribe in the Amazon sparked criticism in the academic world, spoke Tuesday at the Bond Life Sciences Center.
Columbia College is working to help students affected by federal budget cuts that went into effect March 1.
The aligning of the university's 2013 master plan with its sustainability plan is designed to get more visibility for MU's goals for construction and sustainability.
Federal cuts will compromise Section 8 and other Columbia Housing Authority initiatives, CEO Phil Steinhaus said.
For the first time representatives from the Citizen Jane Film Festival, the Office of Financial Success, and the MU Veterans Center participated in MU's sixth annual Women's Health and Wellness Gathering.
Since January, Kelly Educational Staffing has handled hiring substitutes and filling classrooms as teachers call in sick, request personal days and attend professional development classes.
People used to use their office phones for business during the day and reserved social calls for evenings on their home phones. But when cellphones came on the market, it seems people began to use them full time for everything.
The explosion of word usage through the Internet, email and tweets, has created a need to more clearly define the meaning of words.
Hedrick Smith, author of "Who Stole the American Dream?," argues the middle class is disappearing. His argument is a credible one that is consistent with recent research.
Dianna O'Brien, a freelance writer, shares her thoughts on historical preservation and the properties added to the Columbia Historic Preservation Commission's 2013 Most Notable Properties list.
Missouri freshman Clark Thomas will join teammate David Bonuchi at the NCAA Championships in Indianapolis later this month.
Missouri point guard Phil Pressey was named to the All-SEC first team while forward Laurence Bowers was named to the second team.
The Tigers dropped to No. 8 in both the ESPN.com/USA Softball and the USA Today/NFCA polls.