With the appointment of the acting U.S. attorney for Missouri's Western District to a magistrate judge position, President Barack Obama nominates Beth Phillips to replace him.
A man is charged with murdering a couple that had been mending their marriage; he had previously dated the female victim.
The new Columbia children's museum, which projected it would attract 60,000 visitors a year, has an annual attendance of about 18,000.
A man who bought 25 old cell phones from the MU athletics department is trying to sell them for $3,000 after discovering the department didn't delete text messages, e-mails and contact numbers from the phones, one of which belonged to Gary Pinkel.
Broadband projects in Missouri are poised to receive $225 million in federal funds, but residents question the cost-effectiveness of running miles of new cables.
The Department of Corrections is being audited by the state for overpaying county officials for moving prisoners.
The Missouri House Task Force on Dropout Prevention is working to improve dropout rates in the state.
The new TelePresence center in Ellis Library will allow for easy videoconferencing, thus saving time money on travel.
The first challenge to a red-light camera ticket resulted in the dismissal of the ticket in Columbia Municipal Court on Monday.
The Missouri Supreme Court must look at new sex offender policies after a convicted offender contends that one new law is unconstitutional.
A Jefferson City man suspected in the killings of two neighbors remained held Tuesday in Oklhoma. He previously served prison time in Indiana for battery.
According to the AAA Auto Club, Missouri's average gas prices — at $2.19 per gallon — are the lowest in the country.
Garmin Ltd. and AT&T Inc. will partner on a new cell — the nuvifone — which features GPS technology in a high-end wireless device.
A sex offender convicted of five felony crimes in 1999 is challenging the constitutionality of a Missouri law that forbids sex offenders from living within 1,000 feet of schools and child care centers.
Dendrochronologists at MU study tree rings to learn about the history and frequency of natural disasters, to date buildings and to build records of climate change.
The couple was found after police went to an apartment complex about 3:30 this morning.
26-year-old Robin Wayne Smith of Camdenton and 38-year-old Cole Preston Winebrinner of Brookwine died Sunday when their tractor-trailer rig crashed on Interstate 40 in western Oklahoma.
The Joplin Regional Prosperity Initiative will start next year and the goal is to create 6,000 jobs, both directly and indirectly.
U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer is holding event to recognize two of the 300 remaining survivors of the Women Airforce Service Pilots.
In a survey commissioned by the Missouri Arts Council, it was found that arts and cultural organizations in the state also supported 5,320 full-time jobs.