John Q. Hammons was known as a builder and innovator in Springfield. The death of the man who built up a city and supported medical, academic and athletic advances comes as a large loss.
Phased retirement programs reduce hours and permit retirees to continue to work on part-time, flexible schedules.
U.S. hospitals usually screen patients to stop the spread of infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus or MRSA.
The number of American women who are the top earners in their families increased to 40 percent of households with children, according to a recent study by the Pew Research Center.
Solar power energy company Brightergy will team up with Kansas City Power & Light to provide 80 Kansas City buildings with solar units.
The St. Joseph City Council removed the proposal to allow the public to vote on a city smoking ban after a months-long debate.
For nearly half of in-flight medical emergencies, there is a doctor on board who can help, and most of these do not require diverting the plane.
Author Mike Trial researched his family history and lineage and used it to write a novel on the story of his family.
The arrival of Lucky's Farmers Market and traffic concerns were at the top of the agenda at the Downtown Leadership Council meeting Tuesday.
Costs could double under bill passed by legislature this year.
Alabama football coach Nick Saban said Tuesday he would like to see the Southeastern Conference expand from eight to nine games, an opinion that surely will draw debate at the league's annual spring meetings this week.
A female gunshot victim was taken to University Hospital Monday. Alfonso Rodriguez, a suspect, was arrested after a chase onto Interstate 70, according to a Columbia police news release.
The state's highest court ruled that the Southeast Missouri Regional Port Authority cannot condemn 30 acres of private land in Scott County, because it produced no justification for taking the land other than economic development.
Fishermen should report tags on smallmouth bass caught in certain Missouri rivers.
The Tigers' Keaton Steele and Josh Lester were named to the All-Southeastern Conference teams Tuesday.
Robert Sumwalt with the National Transportation Safety Board said investigators downloaded signal records, photographed and measured the bridge, and recovered camera data from locomotives.
A parent co-operative preschool allows teachers, parents and other families to be involved in the children's learning experiences.
Robert Wayne Miers was survived by his wife and six children.
Robert Wayne Miers, 70, of Columbia, passed away May 26, 2013. He is survived by his wife, six children, four grandchildren and nine siblings.
The founder of W.B. Smith feed mill had a birthday party with family and friends, and one of his daughter submitted pictures.