Insurance companies must now publicly justify every rate increase of 10 percent or more, which has led to a sharp decline in double-digit rate hikes. Starting in 2014, insurers will have to justify every proposed rate increase, even if it’s a 1 percent bump.
Children were given the opportunity to explore a variety of trucks at the Tons of Trucks event on Wednesday at Cosmopolitan Park.
Rock Bridge boys tennis player Raymond Majors played for Hickman throughout his freshman season before transferring to Rock Bridge.
Richard Dixon, an avid storyteller and world traveler, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013. He was 85.
Dr. Schroeder of Columbia died Friday, March 29, 2013. He was 97.
The Columbia Fire Department is responsible for all fires within Columbia city limits.
Jeremie Guthrie struck out nine and gave up one run in six innings for the Royals, who picked up their first win of the season on Thursday, 3-1.
Ebert had been a film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times since 1967. He had announced on his blog Wednesday that he was undergoing radiation treatment after a recurrence of cancer.
St. Louis' Adam Cracknell scored his first two goals of the season in the Blues' 4-3 win on the road.
Indoor vertical farms, which can supply a market's specific demands within a month, are becoming a popular entrepreneurial venture. But they can face challenges such as the high use of electricity, which is costly.
The House Judiciary Committee voted 10-0 Wednesday to endorse the roughly 1,000-page measure, which creates new classes of felonies and misdemeanors and gives judges more flexibility in sentencing.
Journalists and news organizations would be barred from using unmanned aircraft for surveillance unless they have permission from the property owner.
The governor has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff at state buildings in Boone County and at correctional facilities across the state.
A bill endorsed Wednesday by senators would make the crime of petition signature fraud a felony punishable by up to five years in prison and a fine of between $1,000 and $25,000.
His office said Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander will seek restitution, civil penalties and fees and costs
Woodcrest Chapel will hold a memorial service at 4 p.m. Friday in honor of Tom Clements, the longtime Missouri prison director who was killed at his home in Colorado on March 19.
Many local leaders agree that Tuesday's elections could shift the council's policies. The victors in Tuesday's City Council elections, Karl Skala and Ian Thomas, tend to be more cautious about the public costs of development.
Tenured and tenure-track faculty members voted to change MU's definition of faculty, which in turn would allow nontenure-track faculty members to vote on campus issues.
In a doubleheader Wednesday at Missouri State, the Tigers won the first game 12-0 in five innings and then earned a 7-0 victory in the second.
The Kewpies hit well Wednesday, but errors and an off night from starting pitcher Jonathan Jones led to a 11-8 loss.