John Danforth was in his apartment in New York City studying for the bar exam when he heard the news that the president had been shot. He later became a Republican U.S. senator for Missouri.
Rock Bridge defeated Hazelwood Central 36-33 on Friday night in the Class 6 state semifinals. The win advances Rock Bridge to the state championship game where it will face Blue Springs in St. Louis.
Volunteers are needed to help prepare food, set up the dining area and serve the meal. Donations will be accepted in the days leading up to the event.
David Lee Coleman of Columbia died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. He was 66.
The University of Missouri System Board of Curators on Friday elected Don Downing as chairman and Donald Cupps as vice chairman for the 2014 year.
A proposal to build a 360-mile aqueduct would reroute as much as 4 million acre feet of Missouri River water to western Kansas for irrigated farming. Gov. Nixon sent a letter to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback expressing his concerns.
Ron Richard, R-Joplin, said it should be "a no-brainer" for lawmakers to authorize incentives for Boeing Co. to choose Missouri over other states as the production location for the the Boeing 777X commercial airplane.
Channing Tyler Williams was arrested Thursday in connection with a shooting that took place Oct. 6 in Jefferson City.
A retired journalist who worked at the Missourian when Kennedy was shot describes quick work in the newsroom to make the afternoon edition deadline.
Columbia College cross country runners will compete Saturday in Lawrence, Kan., at the NAIA Championships.
The Missouri men's and women's swimming and diving team conclude day two of the Mizzou Invite in first and second place, respectively.
The Columbia College women's basketball team lost to Ottawa University, 54-53, in the opening round of the Saint Mary Classic on Friday night in Leavenworth, Kan.
David Lee Coleman died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. He was 66. He enjoyed fishing, boating and playing with his grandchildren.
The poem stems from a "film-noir-esque" story narrative the author, Zachary Pannell, is writing. In the scene, a movie director writes the poem to a Hollywood detective who is investigating him.
Kansas City Council is considering severing ties between the museum and Union Station.
President John F. Kennedy's assassination defined the generation that has defined the way people look at the world today, writes Ted Anthony of The Associated Press.
Retired Associated Press write Mike Cochran recalls being asked to be a pallbearer at Lee Harvey Oswald's funeral.
Fifty years later, the same army officers who, as teenage cadets, had guarded Kennedy's grave in November 1963, gathered again in Dublin to honor the former president.
A grieving mother finds solace in writing a book about her son's disappearance while helping to heal other parents who have lost children.
Missouri businesses will pay $63 per employee in 2014 in unemployment taxes to help pay down the state's debt to the federal government.