Medicare's giant fund for inpatient care will be exhausted in 2026, two years later than estimated last year, while Social Security's projected insolvency in 2033 remains unchanged, the government reported.
Gov. Jay Nixon had asked lawmakers to reinstate the exemptions for security plans for public buildings and schools, saying sensitive documents do not belong in the public domain.
Much of the money coming to and from Missouri legislators might cross ethical boundaries.
Flooding is expected to remain a concern in Boone County and elsewhere in the Midwest through Sunday.
A three-run ninth spoiled rookie starter Michael Wacha's almost spotless showing in a soggy 4-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.
Interest rates on student loans are scheduled to double to 6.8 percent in July, but the Missouri senator is co-sponsoring legislation that would set the rate at less than 1 percent.
Two separate projects designed to improve the safety of pedestrians are in the works in Columbia. They will involve partnerships between the city, MU and the Missouri Department of Transportation.
In 2010, it seemed an injury had abruptly ended Munir Prince's football career. Although he could no longer play on the field, his love of the game never faltered.
Rudy Perez Jr. is no longer seeking a transfer from the Boone County Jail to the Biggs Forensic Center.
Betsy Rodriguez, UM System vice president for human resources, will donate her $3,000 award to University of Missouri Health Care.
Tim and Kristi Hughes are among four couples who look after neglected or abused children at Coyote Hill Christian Children's Home, a foster care community 20 miles north of Columbia.
Three members of a Fulton family enjoying the day in Rock Bridge Memorial State Park were rescued by the Boone County Fire Protection District after getting separated from the rest of their group.
A man was arrested on suspicion of burglary, failure to register as a sex offender, resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Missouri's Chelsea Thomas signed with the USSSA Florida Pride on Thursday after being selected as the squad’s 20th overall pick in the NPF draft on April 3.
The No. 18 ranking places the Tigers third in the Southeastern Conference, trailing only Arkansas (16) and Tennessee (17).
Eleanore L. Geel died May 30, 2013. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Memorial Funeral Home. Services will follow at 2 p.m. with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Eleanore L. Geel of Columbia, Mo., died May 30, 2013. She was 93.
J.W. "Blind" Boone's motto of "merit, not sympathy, wins" is the topic of these students' winning essays in an annual writing contest.
Southeastern Conference schools agreed to send their nonconference schedules to the league office for evaluation and possibly renovation.
Hall of Famer George Brett was named the club's interim hitting coach Thursday.