The MU 8 high protein diet study, led by assistant professor Heather Leidy, shows signs of increased satiety and better glycemic control.
After the vigil the Hispanic American Leadership Organization will host a screening of the documentary "The Missing 43: Mexico's Disappeared Students."
The company will no longer be allowed to operate its train on city property effective Dec. 31.
The robbery, the fifth in Columbia since Friday, occurred around noon Tuesday, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
Despite the decrease in antlerless kills, the total number of deer taken in Missouri this year is up 4 percent from 2013. The Missouri Department of Conservation also reports chronic wasting disease in Adair County.
The armed robbery Monday night at We B Smokin is the fifth in Columbia since Friday.
The Columbia School Board approved a policy that will allow two security personnel in the district to carry firearms. Student Transportation of America was selected to become the district's new transportation provider.
Boone County employees in legally recognized same-sex marriages are now eligible for survivors benefits after a decision from the Missouri County Employees' Retirement Fund last week. This announcement follows the Barrier v. Vasterling decision in October.
City Clerk Sheela Amin will review the signatures to determine whether the petition to recall First Ward Councilwoman Ginny Chadwick is valid. Readers can review the petition to see who signed it.
The defense will also try to use the possibility that Kelli Smith was sexually assaulted in the hours before the 2012 accident to explain why she was driving the wrong way on Interstate 70.
The renovations will create 6,000 square feet of additional usable space, including a new lecture hall. Some of the original flooring and doors will be preserved.
Between 2009 and 2012, the number of video game developers in the state increased by nearly three times. A renewed interest in the industry has led MU to bring back a class called Introduction to Game Design.
Monta Welch, the head of Peoples' Visioning, is a tireless advocate for many causes.
Allen's Flowers is one of many downtown shops decorated for the Christmas season.
Rebecca Buschman was arrested by Boone County Sheriff's Department deputies at 12:28 a.m. Monday after a warrant was issued Thursday. The weapons charge is a Class D felony and the prostitution charge a Class D misdemeanor.
MU Children's Hospital unveiled the $3.1 million renovation of its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit on Monday. The hospital will now be able to care for more newborns.
Trey Keith, 17, was injured in a single-vehicle accident about 7:55 p.m. Sunday.
Authorities were notified after a Hickman assistant principal noticed a silver vehicle doing doughnuts — intentionally spinning, for fun — in the Boys and Girls Club parking lot, Columbia police spokeswoman Latisha Stroer said in an email. The parking lot is located across the street from Hickman.
Inside the vehicle was an unmarked prescription pill bottle. The contents were and empty zip lock bags.
The Jimmy John's on Range Line Street was robbed Sunday night by three men dressed in dark clothes, hooded sweatshirts and masks.
Parents enroll infants as young as 6 months in swim lessons to learn potentially life saving skills.