By refusing to come clean about when his office learned about the E. coli levels at the Lake of the Ozarks, Governor Jay Nixon is living up to the name that former President Nixon degraded.
Many Americans live without health insurance, and even more are close to losing it.
Coal is an incredibly dirty and polluting source of energy, and according to the World Coal Institute, the use of coal will increase by 60 percent in the next 20 years.
Replacing coal as a power source is essential to protecting the health of our community.
Missouri football is now ranked No. 24 in the AP Poll and No. 18 in the Coaches' Poll. Do those rankings put the Tigers under more pressure with the Nebraska game looming?
The charm of classic movies has fallen to the wayside as nudity and explotion grabs the limelight.
What happened to the old black neighborhoods that were safer, more cohesive and friendlier, and where young men and young women addressed each other in respectful terms? We need to get back to those ideals and we need to do it now.
The right-wing agenda of the two "investigative reporters" has been nurtured by conservative media training and has negatively affected ACORN and real journalists.
The man suspected of killing Becky Doisy was arrested last week in Georgia. After 33 years, the challenge now is to gather enough evidence for a conviction.
Through prayer, we too can reach our Lord and experience the intimacy that God desires to have with each of his children.
Experts said the 2008 death of a high school football player was at least partly caused by a prescription amphetamine and an over-the-counter muscle builder. This should serve as a reminder that coaches need to keep track of what their players are taking, and that something can be legal without being safe.
Iran's nuclear energy program brings questions from U.N. Security Council and countries within range of its missiles.
Some schools aren't getting the coverage they should.
The YouZeum has been facing issues since its opening more than two years ago. Attendance is down from what was expected and future funding for the museum by the Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau will likely not be approved.
The message Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer mailed out makes some interesting conclusions about the cost and access of health care.
American's inability to separate government from people leads them to make enemies with entire cultures based on political decisions.
With the domestic problems the U.S. is facing and the possibility Chicago might not be chosen as the 2016 Summer Olympics host city, President Barack Obama's trip is seen by some as risky.
At issue is a May 29 Department of Natural Resources report, which said at some places in the lake, levels of E. coli were 19 times higher than the state standard. That report wasn't released until June 26.
A year of living in Columbia has made the inability of many residents to handle four-way stops evident. Very evident.