Despite getting some big storms last month, much of the U.S. is still desperate for relief from the nation's longest dry spell in decades. And experts say it will take an absurd amount of snow to ease the woes of farmers and ranchers.
The office of vice president of academic affairs will be merged with the vice president of research and economic development. Strategic communications and government relations will be combined into a department called university relations.
Hickman girls basketball team rolled to a 48-27 win over St. Joseph Benton on Wednesday.
The deal reached between Obama and congressional Republicans continues to let Americans enjoy relatively high levels of government service at low levels of taxation.
The MU Center for Agroforestry will hold a symposium about understanding and adapting to extreme weather events.
The columnist's pet peeves include ads from ambulance-chasing attorneys, TV commercials promising relief from debt, strident global-warming declarations and the behavior of bicyclists who believe they are exempt from traffic lights.
Our lawmakers in Washington and Jefferson City are putting more effort into distracting us from our real problems than solving them.
Dwayne White was a light-hearted man who loved to sing and dance to music by Michael Jackson and Aretha Franklin.
Lorna Grace Navarrez Perez died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. She dedicated her life to family, children and the Filipino community.
Cole Patrick was pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Missouri-Columbia in preparation for Medical School.
Dwayne White described as well-loved, happy-go-lucky person.
As a foster parent for more than 20 years, Lorna Grace Navarrez Perez dedicated her time to the lost youth in the Boone County area. She was also a founding member of the Filipino-American Cultural Society of Mid-Missouri.
Missourian reader John Hall shares these photos of the snowfall and the city as he journeyed around Columbia on New Year's Eve.
President Barack Obama nominated Angela Tammy Dickinson for the post in July. The nomination was one of dozens confirmed by the Senate on New Year's Day.
Patti Page died on New Year's Day in Encinitas, Calif., ending one of pop music's most diverse careers.
The state misses the money in part because it hasn't signed onto a 1999 agreement to simplify and encourage voluntary collection of sales taxes by e-commerce retailers.
The overall economic index for the region improved to 49.5 in December, but despite improvement from October and November, any score below 50 suggests the economy will contract in the coming months.
The state said the changes are designed to protect the owner's identity and fight fraud.
Republicans expanded their majority in the state House, and a unified GOP caucus now can override a gubernatorial veto. Republican leaders listed education among their priorities.
Hillary Clinton's medical team advised her Wednesday evening that she was making good progress on all fronts and said they are confident she will fully recover, said Clinton spokesman Philippe Reines.