The bill would allow school districts to hire resource officers directly and would strengthen the state's mandatory child abuse reporting laws.
The welcome center uses a ground-source heat pump, energy efficient lighting with occupancy sensors, low-volume toilets, temperature-controlled vending machines and sand-filtered wastewater treatment.
Workers and advocates gathered to call for a stop to one of the U.S. Postal Service's proposed cuts, which would eliminate 42 of 133 jobs at the Columbia mail processing center.
The William T. Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence was established in 1991 and is awarded to five outstanding faculty members each year and includes a $10,000 check.
Jonathan Sperber, author of "Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life," will discuss his new book with Stewart on the show that airs at 10 p.m. Tuesday.
Dominique Bull and Negus Webster-Chan, freshman guards on the Tigers men's basketball team, cite more playing time and the ability to play closer to home as reasons for transferring from Missouri.
Ian Thomas, former director of the PedNet Coalition, defeated incumbent Daryl Dudley and Bill Weitkemper with more than 47 percent of the vote.
Bob McDavid won with 60.9 percent of the votes and plans to focus a lot of attention on the growth of the business community.
Challenger Karl Skala defeated incumbent Gary Kespohl with 54.2 percent to take back a seat on the Columbia City Council.
The three-eighths-cent tax takes effect Oct. 1. Boone County officials said they'll start working toward upgrades as soon as this week.
The ballot measure passed by 70 percent to 30 percent. The final vote tally was 8,950 in favor to 3,851 against.
With 11 Tigers players hailing from the St. Louis area, there was plenty of excitement Tuesday about playing at the home of the 11-time world champion Cardinals. But the result was sloppy play in 6-2 loss to Illinois.
The Feedback conference will be broken into three sessions that correlate with three major themes of feedback loops.
Paola Savvidou, an MU assistant professor of piano pedagogy, offers a free yoga class for students and faculty to focus on improving body alignment and tone.
The tug-a-war among the states and the national government slows policy-making and can result in interstate inequities, but, if the issue of same-sex marriage is any indication, it often contributes to our nation's resilience.
Instead of focusing on women's health issues, lawmakers should focus on the economy, job creation, highway infrastructure, maintaining prisons and making state parks run well.
Peter Robe, Morgan Vogt, Caroline Parker and Emily Schactner all had wins for Tolton in singles play.
The Cougars swept a doubleheader Tuesday in Fulton and ended a six-game losing streak.
Brian Smith was also named the Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year last season after the Tigers' last year in the league.
The Missouri softball team kept last week's spots in the national polls, ranked No. 7 in the USA Today/NFCA poll, and No. 6 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball poll.