The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds residents that swimming is a strenuous activity. Swimmers should avoid being too tired as well as too far from safety.
The delay in the requirement for large employers to provide insurance could make it difficult for officials to check whether a person is actually covered.
Democrat Sen. Chuck Schumer and Republican Sen. John McCain worked together to resolve conflict about confirming President Barack Obama's nominees.
The suspect's DNA was matched to four other theft cases, according to a probable cause statement.
Daviess County might seem like an unlikely place for horse slaughter, until you consider it is home to Missouri's largest Amish settlement, where horses are common in everyday life.
Springfield-based GuildMaster Inc. was represented in court by company president Stephen Crowder and pleaded guilty to trafficking in goods with counterfeit marks.
Congressmen Jason Smith and Billy Long were among those who expressed concern about the January designation of the White River as a National Blueway.
Judge Kathianne Knaup Crane plans to retire Aug. 15 from the eastern district Missouri Court of Appeals.
Missouri's Gary Pinkel, quarterback James Franklin, wide receiver L'Damian Washington and linebacker Andrew Wilson will speak at 1 p.m. Tuesday.
While neighborhood opposition carried into a public hearing at the City Council meeting Monday evening, the council approved a proposed transmission line route recommended by Columbia Water and Light.
More than 50 people marched at McKee Park on Monday evening in remembrance of Tre'Veon Marshall, who was fatally shot at the park late Sunday night.
Conversations with City Council members suggest significant reservations about a possible youth curfew ordinance.
Twinkies and other Hostess snacks have returned after a hiatus caused by bankruptcy.
The interim director of Mizzou Hillel, Jeanne Snodgrass, has been named the campus Jewish center's permanent director.
Scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2014, the Walmart on Campus store will offer groceries, convenience items and health and beauty products.
Herman Schlundt, an MU researcher for 35 years, was at the forefront of radium research. Now, almost 80 years after his death, his legacy still marks MU.
Earlier this month, the Obama administration pushed back the required start date for large employers to offer coverage, so the University of Missouri System will wait.
A father tooks his 6-year-old son to Little Mates Cove on Monday, when the heat index reached 94 in Columbia.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Parker Funeral Service. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Lamarr Mayfield, 16, must serve more than 14 years of his sentence before he will be eligible for parole.