John Farrell failed in his last managerial job. The Boston Red Sox had their worst record in nearly a half century. After a dismal 2012 season for both, they're together now and that past seems so far away.
Fulton High School and Bush and Bartley elementary schools were placed on lockdown after a bomb threat for a bus was called in earlier Wednesday, Fulton police said.
The Ashland Board of Alderman has improved articles of impeachment against Ward 2 Alderman Jeff Anderson. The board has set a tentative impeachment hearing for Nov. 11.
Nearly a mile underground in an abandoned gold mine, one of the most important quests in physics has so far come up empty in the search for the elusive substance known as dark matter, scientists announced Wednesday.
Ike Skelton's visitation is scheduled from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday.
Police officers carrying heroin antidotes may save the lives of victims of an overdose who in the past would have to wait for paramedics to arrive and attempt to revive them.
The money will help expand three preschool facilities in the St. Louis area, one in the Macon area in northern Missouri, and one each in the Calhoun and Polo school districts in western Missouri.
A joint statement from the Teamsters and the brewery said both sides expect negotiations to be "professional and productive."
Treasurer Clint Zweifel said his office currently is holding more than $760 million of unclaimed property for 4.6 million account holders.
The 8-0 Kansas City Chiefs don't care how the team's wins look, as long as those wins keep coming.
Beulah Ralph worked for Columbia Public Schools for 58 years. She created the district's Home School Communicator Program, developed to help students moving to other schools after desegregation.
Numbers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that robberies, burglaries, shots fired and assaults — including those in which a person was shot — have all decreased in 2013. Homicides have increased, however.
Freshman Jordan Frericks and senior Bri Kulas led the Tigers with 16 points each as Missouri beat Southwest Baptist 79-53 in its season-opening exhibition game Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Tennessee coach Butch Jones recruited Maty Mauk during his stint as Cincinnati's coach. Mauk was a record-setting quarterback at Kenton (Ohio) High School, northeast of Cincinnati.
Associated Press correspondent Aye Aye Win has faced danger as a reporter in Myanmar, but she said if she could do everything over again, she would still be a journalist.
Despite speculation that one fraternity member was having brain surgery, FarmHouse's chapter adviser said there were no surgeries as a result of the accident.
The Downtown Community Improvement District has hired Arcturis, a St. Louis firm, to design features that welcome the public, such as sculptures, art or landscaping. The project's total cost is $44,000.
The Red Sox are trying to clinch a World Series title on their own field for the first time since 1918. Anticipation is high in Boston, and prices on the secondary market for even a standing-room ticket were approaching $1,000.
Coach Jeff Fisher wasn't placing blame on backup quarterback Kellen Clemens for falling 1 yard shy of upsetting the Seattle Seahawks. The Rams (3-5) were held to three field goals in a 14-9 loss on Monday night.
The Tigers finished in ninth place while redshirt freshman Michelle Butler came in fourth.