Maggie Duckworth and Tim Gowan are among the 1,058 initial candidates chosen from a pool of 200,000 who applied for a one-way trip to Mars on the privately funded Mars One mission in 2024.
Coach Frank Haith said Wednesday night that he had sensed a letdown coming, that “we didn’t have the right look about us” in preparation for Georgia. His players are cognizant of that and expect to get a different result Saturday afternoon.
A legislative forum Friday at MU attracted more than 200 business, education and political leaders. Issues included Medicaid expansion and business incentives.
Young people don't read newspapers anymore, right? Missourian Sports Editor Greg Bowers finds that his son begs to differ.
It also promises to be a spur to schools to learn how their graduates are doing and what professors and administrators can do to improve their professional outcomes.
Battle boys lost 67-59 to Montgomery County. The girls lost 69-39 to Lee's Summit North.
The Columbia School Board will discuss the search to replace Superintendent Chris Belcher at its Monday meeting.
What we really need now is vigorous government efforts to create jobs.
Joyce Friedlander could spend all day in the laboratory. She died Jan. 2.
Joyce Pace Friedlander died Jan. 2, 2014. She was 75.
All nine deaths at Barnes-Jewish Hospital involved people in their mid-20s to mid-60s, which is unusual, hospital officials said Friday. Another 35 patients were sick enough to be treated in the intensive care unit.
Target disclosed Friday that the massive data theft affected millions more shoppers than the company reported in December. When it releases a final tally, the theft could become the largest data breach on record for a retailer.
With mystery swirling around where Missouri prison officials obtain the drug for lethal injections, Rep. John Rizzo said Friday that he plans to introduce legislation on Monday that would halt executions through most of 2014.
Missouri's governor has appointed the state treasurer to oversee a newly formed military partnership aimed at keeping and enhancing military bases, force strength and federal defense spending in the state.
A killer who was executed in Missouri for the 1987 murder of a 12-year-old girl was also responsible for a long-unsolved triple homicide in Iowa three years earlier, investigators announced Friday.
Students from the Missouri School of Journalism spent several months looking at Ashland — its traditions, its growth, its challenges and its residents.
Frequent traffic jams and increase in accidents are part of Ashland's growth spurt. The city's population has almost tripled since the 1990s.
Seeing students succeed gives Randy Hanna, a finalist for the job of Columbia College president, the greatest satisfaction. He says he likes the warm, welcoming atmosphere of Columbia.
Scott Dalrymple, a finalist for the job of Columbia College president, says his background as a traditional faculty member and as dean of a large online operation would serve Columbia well.
Ashland's program marks a decade of high school football this year.