In 2011, more than 1,000 communities reported some type of cartel presence as the Mexican drug cartels move their own people deeper into the American interior. They bring with them violence and increased criminal activity such as prostitution and money laundering.
Jaden Schwartz and Andy McDonald each had a goal and an assist, Brian Elliott stepped in and made 19 saves, and the St. Louis Blues snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Monday night.
It was the first time the Chiefs could gather as a team since Andy Reid and John Dorsey were hired in January.
Platte County Circuit Judge Owens Lee Hull Jr. ruled Monday that a bullet removed from shooting victim Lyndel Robertson might have been improperly handled.
Senators were briefed in January 2011 about new driver's licensing procedures, but important details were left out.
The Republican-backed measure would gradually reduce the state's income tax rate by three-quarters of a percentage point over five years while gradually raising the state sales tax.
The special motorcycle has been featured on the Discovery Channel's "American Chopper" series.
The online database will include more than 3 million Missouri marriage records from the territorial period through 1969.
Salary figures available through the online tracking site Legistorm.com show Akin paid his 14-person staff nearly $400,000 in the final quarter of 2012.
THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Softball sweeps South Carolina, men's swimming and diving grabs best program finish
This week in Missouri sports, sophomore Angela Randazzo hit three home runs to power Missouri softball to two wins over South Carolina. The Missouri men's swimming and diving team nabbed its best finish in program history at the NCAA championships.
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In its 6-5 loss Sunday against No. 2 LSU, Missouri was virtually handed an early four-run lead before letting it slip away in the very next inning.
Columbia experienced a gamut of weather conditions last week, including rain, snow and temperatures into the 60s.
This week's most read stories included another major snowfall for Columbia and a look ahead to next season's Missouri men's basketball team.
The Tigers upset the Tennessee Volunteers behind strong days from Maria Christensen, Elisha Gabb and Madison Rhyner.
The couple was married March 30, 1963, at the First Christian Church in Columbus, Kansas, with the Rev. A. Jack Matthews performing the ceremony.
Rev. Mel West believes that wherever and whenever the Spirit of Jesus Christ is present, no matter what place or space, resurrection will occur.
Michigan beat Florida to join Syracuse, Wichita State and Louisville in the NCAA Final Four.
School districts approaching the limit have turned to alternatives such as tackling major projects in phases, but those approaches can drive up the ultimate cost.
Despite coming from a politically divided district and agreeing that compromise is a necessity the success of America's democracy, Ohio Republican Rep. Steve Chabot remains unbending on issues such as gun control and taxes.