As people attempt to publicize their privates lives, don't expect the government to clean up reality television or any other sort of media. It's up to parents and individuals to be positive role models for children.
The country has experienced numerous natural disasters in the past decade leading to mass casualties. What steps can the global community take to provide long-term assistance to poverty-stricken Haiti?
The event was sponsored by community activist Almeta Crayton, the Frederick Douglass Coalition and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Association.
The president's policies on trade with China and conflict in the Middle East aren't helping solve our country's problems.
The bill simplifies state taxes, allowing businesses to lower prices and offer better opportunities for their employees.
Upcoming revisions to the Metro 2020 Planning Guide were made possible by two members of city council.
Voters rejected a property tax increase in April 2008.
Rep. Louise M. Slaughter (D-N.Y.) says her bill would only ban using antibiotics in animals for nontherapeutic purposes.
There are certain perks to having the first-born grandchild in the family, but grandmas sometimes need to be reminded not to go overboard.
Of local news coverage, newspapers generate the most original reports. The Missourian exemplifies that trend and will continue to do so in the coming semester.
In the United States, 31 states have passed laws to outlaw gay marriage while six states have permitted it.
Missouri already has one of the lowest tax burdens – especially on the rich and powerful – of any state. Our level of services – especially for the poor and weak – is also low and headed down.
TODAY'S QUESTION: Should California’s same-sex marriage case be telecast to test the new pilot program for broadcasting trials?
The U.S. Supreme Court said no to this question on Wednesday, stating in part that the pilot program should not be tested on such a high-profile case. What do you think?
A trip to Port-au-Prince 40 years ago left a lasting impression.
Missouri Clean Water AmeriCorps members are asking citizens to use the day off to volunteer. The staff of Misouri River Communities Network will be sorting donations at the Central Missouri Food Bank and asks the public to join the effort.
All the evidence needed to stop Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was there well before he boarded Northwest Flight 253. So why was it the passengers who had to stop him?
Missouri has the most puppy mills in the nation. Animal rights advocates hope to regulate such breeding by imposing harsher penalties on offenders; critics think trying to regulate puppy mill operators who already don't adhere to licensing rules would do little to stop the problem.
Especially on important issues such as health care reform, President Obama must make good on campaign promises of conducting debates in public and involving members of both parties.
Navy fans bemoaning "hurt" feelings and "disrespect" has grown tiresome.