Rock Bridge senior Brittany Cornelison realized in her month-long social media fast that the social distractions didn't shake her focus so much as the anxiety caused by missing out on new information. "(Social media) is like a drug; we cannot get our fill, so we keep coming back."
Because of Edward Snowden, Americans know today that Big Brother is, in fact, watching.
Craig Wenger died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. He was 61.
Craig A Wenger of Columbia died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. He was 61.
The lawsuit claims residents in the districts with vacancies will be deprived of representation during the 2014 legislative session if the governor does not act soon.
The question for the Chiefs is whether they've fixed the miscues that proved so costly against the Colts two weeks ago.
Retired investment firm executive Rex Sinquefield gave $750,000 to Teachgreat.org, $495,000 to Grow Missouri and $25,000 to Missourians for Excellence in Government during the final weeks of December.
Drivers are still critical and expressed concerns about difficulty after the U-turn, insufficient U-turn radius to accommodate large vehicles, general driver uncertainty and improper use of acceleration and deceleration lanes.
Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said members of the organization asked him to tone down his pro-gay-marriage rhetoric. Special-teams coach Mike Priefer has disputed claims that he made anti-gay remarks.
The burden for implementing the law now shifts to insurance companies and health care providers.
Chiefs' general manager John Dorsey envisions a franchise that is always in the playoffs, one hoisting trophies regularly.
Charlie Spoonhour coached Missouri State University's team from 1983 to 1992 before moving on to Saint Louis University and the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.
The move rekindled sharp debate in the military on the question of whether women have the physical strength for some military jobs.
Even though Congress hasn't addressed fossil fuels or climate change, citizens can still take action — with their investments. Consider selling stock in the 200 fossil-fuel companies and re-invest in clean energy companies.
The U.S. bobsled, skeleton and luge teams are traveling to Europe in advance of the Winter Olympic Games to prepare for the event. While they won't be on home ice, they hope their winning ways will continue in Sochi.
Paul Martin and Brooks Orpik might be a little banged up, but they made the U.S. Olympic team, which comes as a big relief to the two Penguins players.
The order calls for releasing names of priests accused of sexual abuse in the past 20 years, and it includes the names of more than 200 complaints identified by the court.
Several slide-offs occurred, but Capt. Tim Hull of the Missouri State Highway Patrol said there were no reports of fatalities.
Economists are optimistic after a increase in the Mid-America Business Conditions Index. The survey covers nine states, including Missouri.
Americans, who have a reputation for optimism, have a sharply pessimistic take on their government after years of disappointment in Washington. The poll comes about two months after partisan gridlock prompted the first government shutdown in 17 years.