With the U.S. government back in working order, Congress is training its sights on something else that has encountered tough going — the Obama administration’s new online health insurance marketplace.
Laura Trickle could be fined $500 or be arrested for refusing to leave her son behind for jury duty.
A special prosecutor has been appointed to investigate allegations that two older classmates supplied Daisy Coleman with alcohol and played a role in sexually assaulting her.
The president on Monday guaranteed that everyone who wants to get insurance through the new health care exchanges will be able to, even if they have to enroll over the phone or fill out a paper application.
Local school officials last month asked state education officials to consider an upgrade and pointed to stable finances and improvement on school performance reports.
David Babcock finished the marathon in 5 hours, 48 minutes and 27 seconds. Knitting experts measured the scarf he created along the route at just more than 12 feet long.
Members of the Missouri College Advising Corps will be available to help students at 26 high schools in the Kansas City and St. Louis areas and parts of rural Missouri.
A report by Opportunity Nation tracked 16 factors — including Internet access, college graduation rates, income inequality and public safety — to identify states that provide their young people with adequate opportunities.
The last time Missouri was ranked in the BCS Top 10 was 2010 when it was ranked No. 6 on Oct. 24 after beating Oklahoma. It ended the 2010 season at No. 12.
Losses by many ranked teams on Saturday shook up the SEC and the weekly rankings.
Battle High School's new Homecoming traditions and a Harry Potter-themed tournament were just a few subjects captured in Missourian photographs this week.
Missouri football and volleyball continued their undefeated seasons and beat Florida on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.
On Sunday afternoon, when faced with their biggest challenge yet, the Tigers proved they have something special as they upset No. 2 Florida in four sets to remain undefeated.
The Southeastern Conference had one of its craziest weekends in recent memory Saturday, as five conference teams in the Top 25 lost to other teams in the league, three of them unranked.
Pavement repairs on Old Plank Road will cause lane restrictions Monday and Tuesday. Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.
THE WEEK'S MOST READ STORIES: MU has first transgender Homecoming candidate; Ferguson case featured on CNN
This week's most read stories included an MU homecoming royalty candidate pushing gender boundaries and the Ryan Ferguson case being featured on CNN.
While past sewer bond issues have been more evenly split between maintaining and replacing existing sewers and extending the city's sewer lines, funds from a Nov. 5 bond issue would focus more on maintenance.
Each day of Battle High School's first Homecoming Spirit Week had a different theme, for which the students and faculty dressed up, including superheroes, decades, celebrities and twins.
The Columbia Police Department made 25 arrests during a saturation effort on Thursday and Friday. Ten people were arrested on suspicion of felonies.
The chairman of the Citizens Police Review Board has asked that the board's monthly meetings no longer be televised. The City Council has put the board's proposal on its agenda for Monday's meeting.