The city received 49 applications for the Citizens Police Review Board. It's now up to the City Council to choose eight members who will independently monitor police conduct.
As the wedding-heavy summer season ends, now seems a good moment to reflect on why some ceremonies succeed while others sputter.
MU should look at clean, sustainable energy to power the university and protect its interests, which include the students, city and world.
Much of the discussion surrounding health care is being run by the American Medical Association and insurance and drug companies.
Obama's address outlined three aspects he wants to see in a plan.
Batten helped to define the role of the newspaper in the community. Journalists should follow the example he set in values and vision.
When trying to start a career, pay off student loans and starting families, health care can be extravagant for young people.
Road trips have given rise to many memories, but their days might be numbered.
Governments are using Facebook and blogs to monitor and squelch anti-government sentiment and spread their own talking points.
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, which provides an opportunity to bring attention to this disease and discuss how to find a cure. Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer in men in the U.S. behind skin cancer.
The absence of courtesy during Obama's speech made it evident that the Democrats will not have any Republican support for health care reform.
George Kennedy's column on Paul Albert did not present all the facts. The Albert family asks that he present the documents he was given to supply all sides of the story.
The message of President Barack Obama's Tuesday address to American school children was straightforward; the controversy surrounding it was not. Was the president's call for hard work and goal-setting crushed under an avalanche of politicized commentary, or did the speech's target audience, students, come away with the right idea?
We fight terrorism by properly funding K-12 and post-secondary public education, by providing affordable health care to all, by developing renewable energy rather than new oil fields, by providing jobs to all who are able and willing to work and by protecting those who cannot care for themselves.
The inn, on the TransAmerica Trail bicycle route, has 14 bunk beds in three bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen and laundry room.
Management and funding of the show are questioned.
Legos are staying afloat because of a new, more profitable business model, but this comes at the expense of creativity.
An amendment passed by Congress in 1976 prevents the federal government from funding abortions.
As the state pension fund's investments continue fall short Missouri taxpayers have been called upon to make up the difference, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars. Some lawmakers are suggesting that the state either reduce benefits or require employee contributions in order to ease the shortfalls.
Journalists try to avoid reporting stories that seem self-serving. But when events in a journalist's life, such as a seven month-long public health risk, demand attention, often it's best to forgo that principle.