Studies have proven the effectiveness of napping, and new products have been designed to help people sleep in public.
The nickname is patently offensive, and 50 U.S. senators have sent a letter to the NFL saying as much.
We have an abundant supply of inexpensive, delicious fish with goofy or obscure names, but all we want to eat are fish we’re used to eating.
Given the high-tech way in which the world operates now, protecting data is a business necessity and a matter of safety and security for every consumer.
Sunday was not a day of remembrance on the talking-head shows, but a day of allegations and condemnation over the maltreatment of our veterans by the Department of Veterans Affairs health centers.
Joplin has rebuilt after the tornado using more precautionary building standards, and other communities should follow suit.
Will the final flurry of legislative activity by Missouri Republicans result in a fate similar to the mythological Icarus?
If it were not for Donald Sterling's behavior, the media would not have been energized by the issue you highlighted.
The Obama U.S. Education Department committed $360 million for two consortia to develop national tests aligned with Common Core.
When Steve Tilley, a legislator turned lobbyist, wrote a check to the House Republican Campaign Committee on May 10, it cast a dark cloud over every vote taken — or not taken — the last week of the session involving one of his clients.
Employers should have the means to hire freely, but the uncertainty created by today’s regulatory environment has made many hesitant to do so, making job opportunities scarce for recent college graduates.
The punitiveness of our sex offender laws, registry and restrictions are totally unsupported by any empirical evidence. It destroys marriages, creates homelessness and perpetuates joblessness by listing the employer and address.
Americans need credible nutrition advice they can trust, not a choice between quacks and "experts" sold out to junk food companies.
Corn producers won't like hearing it, but there are three big reasons to eliminate subsidies for ethanol fuel.
Redskins is an offensive term. Others might disagree, but that's not the point: The context is. Using the R- word casually serves no good purpose. Using it to engender debate and understanding does.
Simply acquiescing to DirecTV's demands would do significant harm to KOMU's viewers and its educational mission.
We're mistaking moralism for morality. The real systemic sins are hiding inside the latter. Yet the cycle spins on.
The right to bear arms is not unlimited. Washington, D.C. has gun control laws that should be emulated in Missouri's cities.
You hear opponents' criticism and you have to ask yourself, are these people stupid or just ignorant? Or, considering that they’re seeking membership in a legislative majority so conservative it no longer listens to Kit Bond, are they cynically mouthing words they don’t really believe?
This bill tells women in no uncertain terms that we are thought to be incapable of making responsible decisions about our own bodies and our own families.