Joe Al Howell, who died Wednesday, was the university's president for 18 years.
The 77-year-old Missouri man was from Liberty. Hawaii County police have ordered an autopsy.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will hold a series of public meetings in five cities. Columbia is not selected as a meeting site.
The override measure on Nixon's veto on the dome-key measure failed 86-71, which was 109 votes short of a two-thirds majority.
Missouri's education commissioner said the state will participate in the national competition for $4.3 billion in Race to the Top, but it will not apply for the federal grants during the first phase.
Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti died during a firefight in 2006 while trying to rescue a wounded soldier.
The airline will scale back its operations in St. Louis and Raleigh-Durham, N.C. In St. Louis, American and its regional affiliates will reduce daily departures by 46 and discontinue service to 20 destinations.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources are seeking help from the state attorney general's office to take legal action against Whispering Oaks Residental Care, a home for the mentally ill, in Ballwin. The department said the home has violated the state's safe drinking water law.
Trustees for the Missouri State Employee's Retirement System voted to increase state support for the state employee pension plan in the wake of poor investment income during the recession.
The monument will feature a description of Union efforts during the 1861 battle and will bear a list of the federal units that took part.
The blackout will make it easier for migrating birds passing through St. Louis.
The incidents are alleged to have happened from 1999 to 2008.
Student will protest MU's use of coal in its power plants today as part of the Sierra Club's Coal-Free Campus campaign.
The two men are suspected of stealing 48 cattle from a Lawrence County ranch between May and September
The State Emergency Management Agency is hosting the Catastrophic Earthquake Conference to address how to respond to needs in the event of an major earthquake.
The Missouri Department of Transportation is pushing back the bid process for the new Mississippi River bridge to see how it can best use minority and women contractors.
George's Processing Inc. paid a $450,000 fine Friday as a settlement without admitting or denying guilt for the charge of hiring undocumented immigrant workers.
The 17-year old tried to throw a Molotov cocktail at another teen when it exploded after the other teen hit the fire bomb with a stick.
After struggling with the decision, Steelman ultimately chose not to run for Republican Sen. Kit Bond's seat so she could raise her children in Missouri.
Legislators discussed possibly overriding a veto on a bill that would expand expand legislative review over federal stimulus funds by creating an oversight committee with subpoena power.