Helen Thomas, who died Saturday after a long illness, made her name as a bulldog for United Press International in the great wire-service rivalries of old, and as a pioneer for women in journalism.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced this month that it awarded a $3.5 million contract for construction of a shallow-water project at Jameson Island near the village of Arrow Rock in mid-Missouri.
President Barack Obama's top aides insist they came into the year clear-eyed about the potential pitfalls, particularly on Capitol Hill, where Republicans run the House.
In remarks Friday about Trayvon Martin's death, President Barack Obama suddenly lifted the veil off his black male identity and showed it to the world. It was something no American president before him could have done.
Coalition members say the deal could weaken domestic food safety, cause economic damage in rural communities and harm national security.
Some libraries in communities across the U.S. are expanding collections to include hedge trimmers, measuring tapes and other items.
The South Florida Museum, in Bradenton, will host a free party on Saturday. Snooty turns 65 on Sunday.
In the digital future, the past might remain hidden as information could become less available.
Baseball games were played on the opening day.
The Boone County prosecutor's office is in the process of extriditing Casey Lewis of Ada, Okla., who was charged on Thursday with first-degree murder in connection to the killing of Brian Daniels.
MU's top requests are renovating Laffere Hall, building a School of Music facility and renovating Strickland Hall.
Mayor Bob McDavid said the plan needs to remain general and flexible into the future due to uncertain growth patterns.
Lumen was a part of a fundraiser for the Ragtag Cinema on Sept. 31.
The Health Department will hold two free clinics for the vaccine next week.
Missouri swimmer Max Grodecki has competed against top athletes such as Olympians Ryan Lochte and Conor Dwyer, but that notoriety is not what's important to him. He just wants to get good enough to beat them.
Jessica Schlosser, the co-owner of Lizzi & Rocco's Natural Pet Market, shares tips on how to keep your pets hydrated and happy this summer season.
Local artists install temporary displays downtown that help bring art out of the gallery and into the street.
Funeral services are set for the 17-year-old who was shot and killed on July 14. Columbia police continue to investigate.
Street and sidewalk closures are planned to begin Monday and will affect Hitt and Locust streets.
Co-founder of the MU peace studies program, Charles "Charlie" Luther Atkins died of metastatic colon cancer Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at home. He was 85.