The slumping Royals have lost 15 of 19, including seven straight at home. They have scored three runs or fewer in 12 of those defeats to drop a season-low four games below .500 at 21-25.
When faced with an incoming EF5 tornado, many residents of Moore, Okla., were forced to make split-second decision that would impact the rest of their lives.
"March Against Monsanto" protesters say they want to call attention to the dangers posed by genetically modified food and the food giants that produce it.
There has been little focus or urgency in specifically replacing the older "fracture critical" crossings, like I-5 bridge in Washington state that collapsed Thursday. Part of the reason is because of a massive backlog of bridge repair work for thousands of bridges deemed to be structurally problematic.
Rock Bridge High School seniors of the 2012-2013 school year say goodbye to high school and are already preparing for what's to come.
The annual Memorial Day observance is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at Columbia Regional Airport.
The Nones, including atheists, agnostics, humanists, non-theists and others, represent a significant portion of the American electorate – one that has the potential for considerable impact on the nation’s politics. How that will happen has yet to be determined.
Senior ace Chelsea Thomas allowed just two hits to Washington, but with a lack of Missouri offense, a Huskies home run ended up costing Missouri its season.
Free downtown Wi-Fi provided by the Downtown Community Improvement District will allow visitors and residents of The District alike to utilize Google maps to find their way around and have access to social media networks anywhere they go.
Female competitors are becoming more involved in the sport of pistol shooting. That was demonstrated at the 35th annual NRA National Action Pistol Championship. The women on team "Packing in Pink" competed for the first time in the Bianchi Cup and represented a female side to a male-dominated sport.
Jefferson, Oakland and West junior high schools held their last day of class under their current names Friday. Each will become middle schools beginning in the fall.
Missourian reporters asked elementary school students: "What's the coolest thing you learned this year in school?"
Columbia's second Go Girl Run has been expected to surpass the number of participants registered during its first year by more than 100 runners. Proceeds will benefit three charities. The race will take place Saturday and is still open to racers who wish to participate.
Gene Robertson talks about his discussions with Charles McGee, one of the last Tuskegee Airmen featured in the movie "Red Tails".
Whether close to home or far away, many people sought out news about Monday's tornado and its tragic aftermath in Moore, Okla. The response adds proof to the need for journalism. Many government or nonprofit officials said during interviews on Monday afternoon that they were getting their information and perspective from news reports, same as everyone else.
Bertha Mae Hendren of Columbia died Wednesday, May 22, 2013. She was 83.
Bertha Mae Hendren worked alongside her husband in the salvage business for 50 years at Hendren’s Salvage. Bertha loved gardening flowers, and she was an avid participating race fan.
A scrap of paper found with the medals told the story of Marine Sgt. James Joseph McKenzie, a former prisoner of war who performed heroism during a heavy artillery barrage from the Japanese in the Philippines.
The bridge is used by an average of 71,000 vehicles a day, so the roadblock will cause a major disruption in trade and tourism between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia.
MU police arrested Dominque Powell at 10:28 a.m. Friday morning.