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.
The guidance comes a week after the state Supreme Court upheld a 1993 law requiring unaccredited school districts to pay for students to transfer to nearby schools.
Here are five key points about the federal Affordable Care Act everyone should know about, heading into this fall and 2014, when major changes start to unfold.
The Fed's bond purchases have helped keep long-term interest rates at record lows. A pullback in the Fed's purchases would likely lead to higher rates on mortgages and other consumer and business loans.
Robert Fraley, chief technology officer at Monsanto, genetically engineered the first herbicide-resistant soybean in 1996. The prize is backed by Monsanto and other agribusiness giants.
the allegations include that a teacher signaled students about wrong answers and untrained administrators oversaw the Missouri Assessment Program tests.
The Missouri board is recommending that preschools voluntarily use an assessment program called the Desired Results Developmental Profile.
In the end, the president’s long-standing reluctance to wade into the Syrian mess means that any uptick in U.S. support for the rebels will be modest, if not simply symbolic, for the moment.
A combination of government austerity and the ballooning cost of battling the ruinous fires has taken a bite out of federal efforts to remove the dead trees and flammable underbrush that clog Western forests.
Cellphone towers are imposing structures, and local officials should have the right to consider their relationship to property values and the well-being of a community.
Some test results aren't back and more investigation is needed, according to the Missouri Public Service Commission.
House Speaker Tim Jones is scheduled to announce Thursday the creation of two interim committees for Medicaid.
County Executive Steve Ehlmann said the county anticipates collecting about 50,000 tons of tree and limb debris alone.
Police are still searching for the other suspect, 19-year-old Nicholas Lunceford, who is charged with first-degree murder.