One of the speakers, a former undercover narcotics officer, compared current drug laws to alcohol prohibition and cited drug-related violence as the No. 1 reason to legalize all narcotics.
Columbia College defeated Park University 2-0 to capture the American Midwest Conference tournament championship. The team will play its next match on Nov. 23 in the NAIA National Championship opening round.
The Missouri basketball team heads to the Sprint Center in Kansas City on Saturday to take on Hawaii. The last time the Tigers played there was in March 2012 when they defeated Baylor to claim the Big 12 Championship.
Volunteers are needed to help clean alleys and gutters with Oak Towers residents Saturday morning.
The Missouri senior wrestler was born with a rare eye disorder, but it has not stopped him from becoming a standout on the team.
The 2013 deer hunting season opens Saturday. The strong acorn crop is expected to present challenges and there are several regulatory changes in Boone County.
Because Missouri does not allow same-sex marriage, Gov. Jay Nixon's order applies to couples legally married in other states who file taxes in the state.
The film festival will receive $25,000 a year for the next three years from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to fund its Neither/Nor series.
When the Missouri Court of Appeals Western District vacated Ferguson's 2005 convictions, it left the door open for him to face charges again if prosecutors decided they had the evidence to go forward.
The Columbia City Council passed an ordinance in October that would prohibit parking on signed snow routes when the forecast calls for 2 or more inches of snow.
Columbia native, Pamela Weisman, 23, was in the Philippines when Typhoon Haiyan struck and wanted to stay and help the community rebuild before she was evacuated.
The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department recently purchased 30 acres of farmland near Battle High School to make it to a park. The total cost of the land was more than $680,000.
Columbia College volleyball defeated Freed-Hardeman Thursday night to advance to the American Midwest Conference championships.
On Thursday, the Stephens College basketball team lost to Central Christian College of the Bible at home, 57-63.
The Missouri volleyball team travels to Gainesville, Fla., to play the Florida Gators on their home turf Friday.
MU had the highest number with nearly 2,500, while Washington University in St. Louis had more than 2,200 students from other countries.
By transitioning to digital portfolios, students can better understand and reflect on what they've learned.
John Erick Beahler died Thursday Nov. 1. He was 62.
Rex Hamilton of Columbia died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. He was 88.
Rex Hamilton, 88 of Columbia, MO passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12 at Boone Hospital Center.