S. David Mitchell spoke to the seven members of the Mayor's Task Force on Community Violence in attendance, but with eight of the members missing, the task force didn't officially meet.
The report, "Rape and Sexual Assault: A Renewed Call to Action," says that 1 in 5 women have been sexually assaulted at college but that only 12 percent of student victims report it.
Scott Dalrymple said he plans to tie his experiences uniting online and bricks-and-mortar campuses into the Columbia College community.
Hickman boys basketball suffered its second consecutive loss on Wednesday night in the Lee's Summit-Culver's Classic. The Kewpies will go on to play in the third place game on Friday.
Casey Stangel and Tori Finucane are confident their combined skills can replace the graduated superstar Chelsea Thomas.
Plans for a new trail and bridge parallel to Forum Boulevard are designed to make it safer for pedestrians and bicyclists by moving them off of the busy thoroughfare.
Chief Justice Russell discussed technology, the criminal code and conserving Missouri's financial resources.
The White House is turning attention to the problem of campus sexual assaults. Here is a look at the Missourian's previous reporting of the issue locally.
Legislation in the House would craft a system for collecting umbilical cord blood in Columbia, Kansas City and Springfield.
After facing three straight ranked opponents and suffering back-to-back losses for the first time this season, the road does not get any easier for the Missouri women's basketball team. The Tigers, who will play Texas A&M on Thursday, are in the midst of a grueling eight-game stretch during which they are scheduled to face seven Associated Press Top 25 teams.
Hickman and Father Tolton team members attended a luncheon Wednesday prior to Show Me State Shootout at Mizzou Arena on Sunday.
Republican legislative leaders were still fuming Wednesday about the Democratic governor's budget proposal, a day after he outlined it as part of his State of the State address.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stated, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” The wrongful conviction of citizens for crimes they didn’t commit is a substantial problem that can be addressed by the adoption of several “best practice” reforms already adopted by a number of states across the country.
A high of 13 was forecast for Thursday with a low around 3 degrees Thursday night and wind chill values as low as minus 10.
The resignations of board members David Thomas, John Hills and Carl Long led Mayor Gene Rhorer to call off Tuesday night's meeting because of a lack of a quorum.
John Brown, who played at Missouri from 1971-1973, was selected to the 2014 SEC Legends. Brown led Missouri to the school's first two 20 win season in school history.
It is time to tell members of the state legislature to take down the roadblocks and get our money back into the state economy. Tell them to pass SB 661, which will provide “for the expansion of MO HealthNet services beginning on Jan. 1, 2015.”
European Olympic authorities, whose countries have faced terrorist threats and attacks in the past, largely shrugged off the new menacing messages as a hoax, a marginal phenomenon that security experts say is common ahead of big events.
Matt Holliday has been an outspoken critic of players who have used performance-enhancing drugs. When it comes to Jhonny Peralta, his new St. Louis Cardinals teammate, he is willing to forgive and forget.
New York capped an offseason spending spree by agreeing Wednesday to a $155 million, seven-year contract with prized Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. Tanaka joined catcher Brian McCann and outfielders Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran on a revamped roster missing long-time All-Stars Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Robinson Cano.