No deaths have been reported, although officials in Tasmania were still trying to find about 100 people who have been missing since last week when a fire tore through the small town of Dunalley.
The abeyance would affect the sale and demolition of the Niedermeyer apartment building. An attorney for Collegiate Housing Partners, which plans to buy the building, said CHP would be forced to sue if the abeyance is enacted.
The Columbia City Council votes to disband EEZ advisory board. The city's effort to establish an Enhanced Enterprise Zone ended with the vote.
A group of concerned citizens recruited Sullivan, who ran for mayor and lost in 2010, to challenge incumbent Bob McDavid in the mayoral race.
The council approved free fares on FastCAT during the True/False Film Festival from Feb. 28 to March 3.
Officers were searching a restaurant at Clark Lane after an anonymous bomb threat call.
A new restaurant called Cafe Poland is opening this week at 807 Locust St., serving up pierogies, sandwiches and borscht.
Sen. Dick Durbin and newly elected Rep. Bill Enyart, both Democrats, were briefed by the Army Corps of Engineers and Coast Guard about the work before touring by boat the site near Thebes in southern Illinois that has grown especially worrisome to the barge industry.
In many states, the exuberance to cut taxes during the 2013 legislative session suddenly has been chilled by worry about the potential consequences. Cautious state officials are now talking about the need for "thoughtfulness."
Missouri's newest recruit Keanau Post was described by his coach, Jay Harrington, as a mobile and athletic 6-foot-11 260-pound player.
Missouri remains the highest ranked team in the SEC, with Florida right behind the Tigers at No. 11.
Phil Pressey scored a career-high 26 points against Bucknell. The Tigers play again at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Arming and disarming are but empty gestures if people grow up in an environment that indicates the way to address issues is to win and make someone or something lose.
Annika Lunceford and Katie Pease opened a new early childhood learning center in Columbia that enrolls children ages 6 weeks to 5 years and can handle up to 44 children.
The speech, scheduled to start at 7 p.m., will outline the governor's proposed budget for the 2014 fiscal year and discuss his policy proposals.
Missourian reader Luke Miller, developer of a camera-sharing and picture-taking app, shares how he turned the idea from a concept into a full-fledged product.
The accident caused an estimated damage of about $10,000, said Paul Prevo, the owner of Tiger Tots.
Columbia Public Schools shows a list of its capital projects funded by bond issues that have been passed since April 2010.
Quieting the Irish on the first drive, Eddie Lacy, AJ McCarron and the No. 2 Crimson Tide rolled top-ranked Notre Dame 42-14 for the BCS championship Monday night, locking up a second straight national title and third in four years.
A report by StudentsFirst says the state should make teacher effectiveness the driving factor in decisions about pay, tenure or layoffs.