The federal Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Missouri's April unemployment was 6.6 percent.
The state department of agriculture says there are more than 400 species of bees in Missouri.
A sixth beach remains closed because of flooding.
Future events are planned over the next few months in Linn, Jefferson City, Boonville and Columbia.
The former president of Missouri Southern State University will receive $185,400, the equivalent of a year's salary.
Couples, groups of friends and families came through Columbia on Tuesday on the Katy Trail Ride. The oldest rider was 84. The youngest this year is 9.
The Columbia City Council is in the process of reviewing two city ordinances requiring disclosure of residential properties' zoning designation and occupancy limitations.
Wendell Potter, who is often referred to as a "whistleblower" on the insurance industry, talks about the Affordable Care Act and what it means for consumers.
At the City Council meeting Monday, Councilwoman Laura Nauser proposed creating a joint task force and getting rid of graffiti. The suggestions were a response to the shooting downtown Saturday.
When two friends threw away the recipe books and started their own barbecue tradition in Harrisburg, they had no idea what would happen. Their success has exceeded their dreams by a country mile.
The Tigers have received letters of intent from recruits Anna Bowers and Mikayla Walsh.
The pigs might have been in captivity at one time, according to an agent from the Missouri Department of Conservation.
Each of Tim Wolfe's eight predecessors has lived at the presidential home since it was built.
Maxine Turner Haas, 88, lived in Columbia her entire life and was proud to be a Hickman High School Kewpie.
Yadier Molina hit his fifth home run and Jake Westbrook pitched seven innings of two-hit ball in the St. Louis Cardinals' 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Kansas City, which has regrouped after losing 15 of 18, fell 6-3 on Wednesday night to the Cleveland Indians.
James Gandolfini played mob boss Tony Soprano in the HBO series that aired from 1999 to 2007. His film credits included "Zero Dark Thirty" and "Killing Them Softly," and he amassed stage credits as well.
After Sunday's race in Michigan, Carl Edwards said he wished Roush Fenway Racing teammate Greg Biffle, who won Sunday's event, would have helped him out more in the early going.
Interest rates, which would be tied to the financial markets, would rise slightly to 3.8 percent for low-income students receiving new subsidized Stafford loans this year but not double as they're scheduled to do July 1.
President Barack Obama said "bold reductions" were needed by Russia and the U.S. to move away from a war posture. In other news, the FBI found no sign of the remains of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa.