The festival in Columbia this week will bring together two renowned composers, eight unestablished composers, two guest performing artists, a famous ensemble that specializes in performing new music and contemporary music lovers from around the world.
UM System President Tim Wolfe said that as the system begins its first external chancellor search in two decades, the job profile will likely point to an external candidate.
The Sapp family will not be selling the property at Scott Boulevard and Route KK as a location for a new elementary school, Columbia School Board President Christine King said.
Officials said Monday the baby was born at 4:24 p.m. and weighs 8 pounds 6 ounces.
The new alert system will include the addition of 225 beacons that will be placed throughout buildings at MU to warn of severe weather or other emergencies.
Carnival employees prepared rides Monday for the Boone County Fair, which will open at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Naoma Powell lived in service to others. She opened the Access Arts teaching program in her home and welcomed anyone with a desire to learn and grow through art.
Joshua Maylee was sentenced to serve life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Two were ejected from a rear window, including a toddler not in a car seat.
Sue Strain said she lost not only her mother-in-law, but also her best friend.
Margaret A. Ward died Sunday, July 21, 2013. She was 88.
Naoma Powell of Columbia died Saturday, July 20, 2013. She was 87.
In Monday's 9-2 victory over the Royals, the Orioles had an 18-hit attack that matched their season high and included seven players with multi-hit games.
In a 5-3 loss to the Padres on Saturday, Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn gave up four runs in five ponderous innings while getting his share of bad breaks. The frustration showed all too well.
Rookies and quarterbacks were due in ahead of the full Kansas City Chiefs squad, which will begin practice in earnest on Friday.
Bob Bowlsby and the commissioners of the SEC, Big Ten, Pac 12 and ACC met about six weeks ago to discuss issues, including an NCAA legislative system that makes it difficult to enact substantial changes or enforce the rules in place.
Near-freezing temperatures are supposed to reduce blood flow in the scalp, making it harder for cancer-fighting drugs to reach and harm hair follicles.
A study of older men found those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27 percent higher risk of a heart attack than those who ate a morning meal. There's no reason why the results wouldn't apply to other people, too, the researchers said.
St. Louis coach Jeff Fisher had no complaints after putting about three dozen players through conditioning drills and testing them on play retention Monday.
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