State Republicans continue to overlook the benefits of the Affordable Care Act with circular logic.
In a time where plagiarism is easier than ever, Missourian Executive Editor Tom Warhover says the principles are easy: Don't cheat. Don't lie.
The Senate voted against the Manchin-Toomey amendment, which proposed that "all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System."
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Even in the chaos of tragedies such as the Boston Marathon bombings, our collective human spirit provides reason for hope.
Mayor Bob McDavid and Councilman Karl Skala are likely to debate issues of "smart" development and infrastructure in Columbia. The Break Time vote is just the beginning.
There is so much need to raise Medicaid eligibility to 138 percent of federal poverty level, so small community hospitals can stay open and provide vital care and stabilization to those who live far from larger cities.
The controversy over Missouri's driver's license processing is a briar patch of thorny issues.
We seem to forget the sheer number of terrorist attacks, foreign and domestic, on United States soil.
Former Cardinal player Stan Musial might have been one of the best people to play baseball, due in no small part to his unwavering integrity.
In the past, when the United States or its allies offered aid to calm tensions, North Korea promised to clean up its act — for instance, to abandon weapons programs — and then reneged. This has to stop.
The "silver spoon" stereotype works against the character of people born into family businesses, but in reality, these workers can be just as excellent as others.
Important historical events in America between World War II and the end of the 20th century, 1979 was the most pivotal year in post-World War II America until Sept. 11, 2001.
The aftermath brought out the best in many people. Boston residents opened their homes to runners from around the nation and the world.
Missouri's "freedom of conscience act" would give pharmacists the right to not stock anything to which he or she was morally opposed including condoms or emergency contraception.
Sixteen MoDOT workers have died on the job since 2000, and MoDOT officials want Missouri drivers to do their part in keeping road workers safe.
Problem No. 1 is that no universal — or logical — federal rules govern the placement of shut-off valves, and problem No. 2 is that utilities don't use shut-off valves on a consistent basis.
Peter Sokolowski, an editor at large with Merriam-Webster Dictionary, was the keynote speaker at the 17th annual American Copy Editors Society national conference. And, he added a bonus of playing a couple of tunes on his trumpet.
A recent vote by the Missouri Senate and statements from the Missouri Farm Bureau have raised questions as to whether adding an amendment to the state constitution protecting the rights of farmers is necessary.
A recent investigation by McClatchy Newspapers raises worrisome questions about the Obama administration’s policy governing drone strikes.