Tasers make the job of being a police officer a little less hazardous.
On behalf of the city of Columbia, and the Columbia Police Department, we wish to publicly apologize to the Harris family, and to the customers of their business who were present on the evening of July 16 and affected by our activity.
Closed-minded persons are restricting the freedoms of others by not looking beyond their own religion.
The economic problems affecting the U.S. are also showing up in the United Kingdom, Spain, Australia and Ireland.
Much of the news from Britain is similar to the U.S., including the problems with the economy and violence. A main difference is that knives instead of guns are used in the British killings.
The economic, environmental and recreational benefits of new trails far outweigh the complaints raised by the project’s opposition.
Improved access to advertising, photos, multimedia, stories and blogs are just a few of the improvements being made on ColumbiaMissourian.com.
The chairman of ASUM, the student lobbying organization, say ASUM did not "agitate" legislators into passing the bill to allow a student curator to vote as a George Kennedy column said.
Watching the disturbing television news on a peaceful Sunday afternoon should cause American policy to mirror John Lennon rather than the current pointless conflict.
Support of Missouri schools is support of Missouri’s future; Mary Still, running for the 25th seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, supports both.
The Monday article ‘Circles Help People Looking To Get Out of Poverty’ says the Temporary Assistance for Program for needy families was formerly known as welfare. But "welfare" is a generic term, not the name of a real program.
Our eyes see differently at night, and colors tend to take on a different look. An evening garden relies heavily on flowers that are white or light-colored and so are visible even on a moonless night.
Whether one exhibits symbols on his or her clothing, automobile or residence has absolutely nothing to do with patriotism.
No one should be ashamed of statements made during a discussion that was for the public's benefit.
Most people believe that practicing the rules of good citizenship is proof enough of their patriotism.
Why not a voting student curator? Because, it seems to me, that undercuts the broadly representational nature of the board. If the students deserve a vote, then surely the faculty does. You can probably think of other legitimate claimants.
The Columbia Missourian is sponsoring “Watching the Watchdogs,” community forums meant to better understand the role that media should serve in our changing democracy. To what extent should voices in the community be required to identify themselves, and to what extent should they remain mere voices?
The logistics of moving are more complicated than we admit.
As a result of the court’s decision, individuals now have the right to own handguns, meaning that the good guys can protect themselves against the bad guys.
People young and old share so many of the same vulnerabilities that age is not a definitive enough way to judge anyone.