Human life begins at conception, and abortion is the direct killing of an innocent. Abortion harms mothers physically and mentally.
Alexander Steen scored his NHL-leading 14th goal in 14 games, Brian Elliott stopped 18 shots for his 100th career win and the St. Louis Blues beat the Calgary Flames 3-2 Thursday night.
Police in Louisiana, Mo., used a stun gun on a man as he tried to re-enter his burning home to rescue his 3-year-old stepson. The child died in the fire.
The Food and Drug Administration is requiring the food industry to phase out artifical trans fats.
Missouri fourth- and eighth-graders hold steady in math and reading proficiency.
Thirty-nine-year-old Melissa Ireland, of Henley, was placed on two years of unsupervised probation after entering the plea Wednesday in Cole County.
Judges from the three districts of the Missouri Court of Appeals occasionally hold sessions outside their regular courtrooms to help the public observe their work.
The new National Guard recruits were cheered for, and rightfully so.
A foe of the bill, Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has signaled that the Republican-led House is unlikely to even vote.
Shares of Twitter went on sale to the public Thursday. It was valued at $31 billion by the end of the day, 70 percent above the offering price.
If you don't normally care about Missouri volleyball, why should you care now? The team is 27-0 and now ranked No. 7 nationally.
A House committee dug into budget numbers Wednesday that showed potential savings to state general revenue if it were to approve Medicaid expansion.
Warming centers are now available throughout Columbia for those who need a place to keep warm.
College basketball rule changes were put in this season after scoring in Division I dropped to 67.5 points per game in 2012-13, the lowest since 1951-52 — long before the shot clock and 3-point shot were added — and the fourth straight season it had decreased.
Stephanie Hale amassed 56 points on 18 goals and 20 assists this season. She recorded at least a point in every game, propelling Columbia to a 13-2-1 record and the American Midwest Conference regular season title.
Missouri coach Frank Haith named Tim Fuller interim head coach Wednesday, effective for Friday night’s season opener against Southeastern Louisiana. Fuller will lead the Tigers while Haith serves the five-game suspension he received from the NCAA on Oct. 20.
The Missouri men's and women's swimming and diving teams are scheduled to take on Missouri State on Friday in their second meeting of the season.
Missouri coach Frank Haith announced Wednesday that senior forward Tony Criswell is suspended for Friday’s opener against Southeastern Louisiana for a “violation of team rules.”
In its ruling Tuesday, the appeals court agreed, saying, "absent a change in either Missouri state law, or a revision of municipal ordinances to eliminate any conflict between their ordinances and state law, municipal red light camera regulation will continue to run afoul of Section 304.120.3, and will hence be void and unenforceable."
A new MU facility, expected to be built within the next five years, will produce isotopes crucial to medical imaging tests.