All-natural pageants are spreading nationwide to promote wholesome beauty and self-confidence in kids.
The bill would declare federal laws that the state considers infringements on gun rights to be null and void.
Ernest Garrett III is a St. Louis native who now works as executive director of the Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Attorneys general for the states contend the California law violates the interstate commerce clause of the U.S. Constitution by effectively imposing new requirements on out-of-state farmers.
The legislation would require all students in on-campus housing to have the meningococcal vaccine starting in July 2015, unless they seek a religious or medical exemption.
Nixon says the agreement calls for Missouri and Ontario to seek opportunities for collaboration, trade and investment.
Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel's new contract will boost his guaranteed earnings to $3.1 million a year through 2020. Assistant coaches also received raises.
A 2008 MU housing plan specifically identified the University Village apartment walkways as structurally unsound.
Holocaust survivor and author Ben Fainer spoke to students at Oakland Middle School on Thursday morning. Vera and Sonia Emmons, the descendants of Holocaust survivor Gerda Nothmann Luner, also spoke at the event.
A new report on the effects of climate change on forests in the central U.S. points to vulnerabilities in three Missouri species along with a resurgence of shortleaf pine, which thrived 150 years ago in the Ozarks.
The House version of legislation that would triple the mandatory waiting period for abortions passed the first-round vote, while its Senate counterpart faltered after Democrats commanded the four-hour floor debate.
Joshua J. Dillick, 22, and Nicholas Kampe, 23, were arrested on suspicion of felony distribution, delivery, manufacture or production of a controlled substance.
The four candidates campaigning for the three open seats on the Columbia School Board took questions Thursday during their first public forum.
The two candidates for superintendent will appear separately at a meet-and-greet event Tuesday.
The school district announced Thursday that Assistant Principal Eric Johnson will be recommended as Principal Tracey Conrad's successor at Hickman High School.
President Barack Obama ordered the West's first sanctions in response to Russia's military takeover of Crimea on Thursday, declaring his determination not to let the Kremlin carve up Ukraine.
Russia launched a military intervention in reaction to political protests in Crimea, Ukraine, despite the United States' warning.
Three candidates will be on the April 8 ballot to replace Fred Schmidt as the First Ward representative on the Columbia City Council.
Sinclair, 51, still faces five other charges stemming from the claims of a female captain nearly 20 years his junior who says the general twice forced her to perform oral sex. But by pleading guilty to the lesser charges, Sinclair's lawyers believe they will strengthen his case at trial by potentially limiting some of the salacious evidence prosecutors can present.
The building, which dates to 1910, housed a drugstore, grocery store and auto parts store in the past.