Almost 1.5 million Americans who have had total knee replacements are between 50 and 69 years old, which puts them at risk of long-term complications and costly revision surgery later in life, according to the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.
On Jan. 15, the Cougars earned the program's first No. 1 NAIA ranking. The team finished its regular season play Feb. 23, undefeated for the first time in program history.
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The city is building a cellphone tower that is designed to look like an elm tree and a young public defender struggles with the workload and emotional strain of the job.
The Missouri women's basketball team closed out their non-conference schedule with a 75-60 win over Western Illinois. After a holiday break, the Tigers will head into Southeastern Conference play on Jan. 2 with an 11-2 record.
Former Missouri forward Stefan Jankovic has committed to the University of Hawaii, according to a report by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.
Freezing rain blanketed Columbia in ice, but streets stayed mostly clear on Saturday and Sunday, and the city avoided any snow accumulation.
More than 400 Columbia Water and Light customers lost power Sunday morning. But power was restored by 3 p.m., according to the utility's outage map.
Columbia Public Schools will work for another year with Equal Opportunity Schools, a not-for-profit organization, to increase minority students' participation in rigorous courses.
Snowboarder Danny Davis had virtually secured a 2010 Olympics spot but an auto accident devastated that dream. Now, after four years of recovery, Davis is trying to make a comeback.
Professors, dorm advisers, club sponsors are inviting students to state their preferred gender pronouns such as "they," "ze" and "sie," at several colleges across the United States.
A shorter school year might mean longer school days for children.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said the first briefing will be held on Jan. 9.
The Tigers won 75-60.