Two residents of High Point Lane in South Columbia reported hearing cries for help in the Little Bonne Femme Creek area Monday afternoon, but multiple crews scoured the area and found no victims.
Gary Dennis Foster took seven pornographic pictures of a minor and pleaded guilty to statutory sodomy and the sexual exploitation of a minor on Monday.
Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk recognized by the Southeastern Conference for the second time in the last three weeks.
Columbia's Chamber of Commerce lists new and former businesses around the city on its database.
While construction has yet to start on the Boonville Bridge, the city is well into planning Phase I of converting the bridge from a historic railway into a pedestrian trail.
The General Federation of Women's Clubs Tuesday Club was recognized at Missouri Girls Town for donations between $100,000 and $249,999.
The Rams defense gave up 198 years rushing in 28-21 loss to the Tennessee Titans.
Two years later, the Penn State scandal continues to play out with a criminal trial still ahead, litigation in the works and policy changes being made around the country.
The Cardinals are offering outfielder Carlos Beltran a one-year, $14.1 million qualifying deal, but they don't expect him to return.
Smartphone apps for step throats test could be in the works. In the meantime, a quick rundown of symptoms could help in deciding if a doctor's visit is needed.
Astronomers find 8.8 billion stars with Earth-size planets in habitual zone of Milky Way galaxy.
Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith dismisses criticism that his undefeated team is the worst to ever start 9-0.
Jeffery L. Bruner, of Joplin, is being held without bond in the Jasper County Jail on charges of felony murder and armed criminal action in the shooting death of MSSU offensive line coach Derek Moore.
Westbound lanes of Interstate 70 have reopened after a crash at the Missouri River bridge snarled traffic for most of Monday morning.
Missouri budget officials say the state's tax revenues have increased 2.5 percent through the first four months of the current fiscal year.
It probably will take a federal lawsuit to force Missouri into seriously addressing its failure to provide indigent defendants with the effective counsel guaranteed by the Sixth Amendment.
Missouri will need to pay more in the future to maintain its lengthy transportation network. Putting the full lug on taxpayers through a new 1-cent sales tax is not the best way to finance that priority.
Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.
The Second Chance Choir of Lincoln County Jail inmates performs at churches around Missouri.
Lillian DesMarias left an $8 million donation to a Chillicothe library after her death. She was director of the library from 1970 until 1980.