Gov. Jay Nixon is announcing $10 million in Start Smart funding for pre-K programs. The governor has said he wants to focus on improving preschools to benefit the state's economy in the long-term.
The emergency room physician shortage in Missouri is particularly acute in rural areas. A new residency program at MU's School of Medicine hopes to prepare six to eight physicians a year for emergency medicine. And still, one emergency room doctor says, it's not nearly enough.
Seniors Molly Kreklow and Lisa Henning prepare to leave Missouri after leading the team to its best season in program history.
There are 19 newcomers on this year's Hall of Fame ballot, joining steroid-tainted holdovers Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa.
Every week, reserve players form a scout team offense to help the Tigers defense learn opponents' tendencies. But how are they preparing for Johnny Manziel?
Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin says he doesn't know when Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel will decide whether to enter the 2014 NFL draft.
The Missouri swimming and diving teams announced the addition of 15 athletes Tuesday. There are 14 incoming freshmen that signed National Letters of Intent and one athlete transferring from LSU.
Ryan Kreklow led Rock Bridge with 21 points as the team improved to 2-0.
The Stephens College basketball team lost 86-52 against Missouri Valley at Silverthorne Arena on Tuesday night.
The No. 4-ranked Columbia College men's basketball team stayed perfect with an 84-70 win over Missouri Valley on Tuesday.
Chiefs safety Eric Berry said the team feels a sense of urgency this week to correct the errors it made in the past two games.
There are few things that Kansas coach Bill Self loves more than playing defense. But he also loves a roster full of NBA-caliber talent on his team, and sometimes it's hard for those two loves to coexist.
The heavy winds might be enough to ground Snoopy and SpongeBob balloons at the Macy's parade.
The justices said they will take up an issue that has divided the lower courts in the face of roughly 40 lawsuits from for-profit companies asking to be spared from having to cover some or all forms of contraception.
Memories of Thanksgiving and family togetherness run strong as holiday nears. And creates a yearning for a return to the importance of the day.
The pope pulled together the priorities he has laid out in eight months of homilies, speeches and interviews and put them in the broader context of how to reinvigorate the church's evangelical zeal in a world marked by indifference, secularization and vast income inequalities.
The 17th annual gathering features an author, music and live performances.
Bill Belichick has made plenty of notable decisions in his 14 seasons as the highly successful coach of the New England Patriots. Most have worked out. Others have been failures.
Child protection workers are "walking a difficult line" as they struggle with child abuse reporting systems across the United States.
Investigators' report details some of the efforts of Adam Lanza's family to address the needs of a young man described as withdrawn, lacking an appreciation of others' feelings and beset with "significant mental health issues."