A small fire broke out in the turbine building at the Callaway Energy Center around 11:49 p.m. Friday and was extinguished. No one was injured in the incident and no radioactivity was released above the normal level.
Two men with handguns entered the store at 4105 Vawter School Road and demanded money from the clerk, according to a Columbia Police Department news release.
David Lough made a terrific diving catch to rob Jeff Keppinger of a tying RBI single in the ninth inning, helping the Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 1-0 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
After inheriting a downtrodden franchise that finished 2-14 last season, new Chiefs GM John Dorsey set about orchestrating a near-unprecedented turnover in personnel. Now Dorsey is getting to see his rebuilt team for real this weekend during the start of training camp.
Joe Kelly threw 6 1/3 scoreless innings before Andrelton Simmons hit a two-run double in the eighth inning that lifted Atlanta past the Cardinals 2-0 Saturday in a matchup of NL division leaders.
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, a former standout on the Missouri football team, tore the ACL in his right knee during practice Saturday and could miss the season.
For six hours on Saturday, the House Interim Committee on Citizens and Legislators Working Group on Medicaid Eligibility and Reform heard from personal stories about the need to expand Medicaid.
Supporters say the advisory better informs the public about water quality without unduly alarming patrons. Beaches often were closed when water samples found high amounts of E. coli bacteria.
Millions of families have been separated since the war, which saw huge movements of refugees in both directions. Most don't even know whether their relatives are still alive because the two countries bar citizens from exchanging mail, phone calls and email.
Six decades later, hostility remains between the two Koreas and between the North and the United States, which still has no formal diplomatic relations with the communist nation.
What began as a Cold War contest, with the former Soviet Union and China siding with the North and the U.S. and United Nations allies supporting the South, remains one of the world's most dangerous flash points.
The Boone County Fair Mule show will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday.
Fairview Road Church of Christ volunteers decided to help Almeta Crayton, the driving force behind charity efforts including the annual Everybody Eats Thanksgiving dinner and food drive.
Today's games took place at Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic and Hickman high schools, the MU Student Recreation Complex and the Southwell Complex at Columbia College.
City Manager Mike Matthes said changes to the city's pension plan for police officers has enabled the hiring of three new officers.
Police discovered green paint splashed on the statute early Friday morning.
The new alert system through Blackboard Connect seemed to work better than the past program, but still has some problems.
The Columbia/Boone County Health Department will offer a free vaccine clinic Saturday morning to prevent the spread of whooping cough, tetanus and diphtheria.
A national report ranks states based on its ability to provide a healthy environment for children based on 16 indicators. Missouri dropped one place compared to last year, despite improvement in key areas.
Hickman High School student Luke Troyer shares his experiences from a recent mission trip to Nicaragua.