This three-sided battle might seem like the grumblings of overly focused academics. But all agree in the enormity of what’s at stake: Children must learn to read.
Although the survey sample isn't representative of the whole population, 373 people offered their opinion about whether they thought our country was declining.
Dreams and expectations are different for everyone, but a backup system always proves to be valuable.
Residents enjoyed temperatures in the high 80s on Tuesday.
Officers were dispatched to the restaurant at 10:57 a.m. The robber fled the scene without any money in a silver four-door vehicle heading north on Providence Road, according to a news release.
Harold Lee Earnest, 81, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, in San Juan, Texas. He and his wife settled in Columbia in 1971 and moved to Texas in the mid-2000s after retiring in 1994.
Marquez F. Marshall pleaded guilty in March to charges of attempted robbery and assault of a Jefferson Junior High School employee. He was sentenced Monday to 9 years in prison.
Neighbors reported seeing smoke at the home at 2113 Pleasant Way.
Through the Civic Leaders Internship Program, MU students are learning about issues affecting the state of Missouri.
Memorial services will be held from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at Memorial Funeral Home.
Currently, school districts that lose accreditation have two years before state education officials can step in.
The state sales tax, which officials estimate could generate nearly $8 billion over a decade, would require voter approval to take effect and would be resubmitted to the ballot every 10 years.
The Democratic governor had said he would accept the tax-break repeal only if it were part of a broad-based overhaul of Missouri's numerous tax credit programs.
Ian McCaslin confirmed to The Associated Press that he no longer is director of the MO HealthNet Division of the Department of Social Services.
Kansas City will use the franchise tag on Branden Albert this season, paying him $9.3 million in 2013.
The 2013 matchups include West Virginia at Missouri on Dec. 5.
Actress Angelina Jolie, 37, writes that she made the choice with thoughts of her six children after watching her own mother, actress Marcheline Bertrand, die too young from cancer.
Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey said the measures are too complex to bring up with just a few days remaining before Friday's mandatory adjournment.
An issue flared after a civil lawsuit in the Bootheel challenged the Department of Revenue’s collection of personal information as part of its driver’s license permitting process.
Rookie John Gast also pitched five shutout innings for St. Louis in a 10-4 victory over New York on Tuesday night.