NASA's newest Mars explorer, MAVEN, is set to study the atmosphere of Mars and the climate change that has affected the planet.
Chiefs focus on upcoming game against San Diego Chargers after first loss of the season Sunday against the Denver Broncos.
Accurate predictions, television and radio warnings, text-message alerts, storm sirens and people attending church all contributed to the low death toll after tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday.
After beating Kentucky last week, Michigan State claims the top spot in national basketball poll.
It took Jimmie Johnson just 13 races into his rookie season with Hendrick Motorsports to prove to his team he was a rare talent.
The Chicago Bears' defense is coming together after being nagged by injuries at the start of the season.
The Star Tribune says a deal could be finalized Tuesday that would send umbilical cord blood collected at the University of Minnesota's Medical Center to the St. Louis Cord Blood Bank.
The Kennedy Library Foundation, a nonprofit that raises money to support the library, is spearheading the "An Idea Lives On" interactive website, part of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of JFK's death, which is Friday.
Gov. Jay Nixon noted the federal government is now accepting joint income tax returns from legally married gay couples. He said Missouri law links the state tax code to the federal one.
Even though Missouri had a bye week, Stanford's loss to Southern California helped rearrange the Top 10 teams.
Missouri's win over South Carolina brought the team within a win of the school's first SEC Championship. The Tigers face Mississippi State on Friday at home.
Stanford's loss to USC on Saturday bumped Missouri up one spot in this week's AP rankings.
Missourian photographers gathered images of Ryan Ferguson's release, Agricultural Science Day and the Missouri men's basketball game.
Volleyball's second upset of Florida and the men's and women's basketball teams' 3-0 season starts made Missourian sports headlines this week.
Gabriel J. Watkins, 27, crashed a Toyota Camry at the intersection of Grindstone Parkway and Rock Quarry Road on Sunday afternoon. He was pronounced dead after being taken to University Hospital.
This week's most read stories included several stories about Ryan Ferguson's release from prison, the story of a Columbia teacher's failed adoption attempt and the death of a local high school football player.
The Chiefs, who came into the game with a league-leading 36 sacks, barely breathed on Peyton Manning, who finished 24 for 40.
Politics of the Black Body, a five-part series about black masculinity and culture, started Sunday night with a screening of "Question Bridge." The Missourian asked attendees what solutions they have for increasing understanding between races and genders.
The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for central Missouri counties Sunday morning. The watch has since been lifted, but high winds remain in the area.
The price of corn is reshaping the land across the Midwest, especially in Iowa, where prices per acre net around $5,000 today. Farmers in neighboring states are considering whether to plow prairie land and plant corn to be turned into ethanol.