As an American editor at a Prague business journal, Katherine Reed received support and felt free to talk about her feelings about 9/11. When she came home for Christmas, she found few who wanted to talk about it.
The tragic date of Sept. 11 is also the anniversary of a happy addition to this family.
Spending on collegiate sports grew by nearly 40 percent from 2005 to 2008.
President Obama and Republic lawmakers need to provide a new narrative for the American people, one that speaks to their concerns and aspirations.
Steve Jobs' leadership at Apple helped transform the world as we know it today. Even so, comparisons to Henry Ford are a bit much.
The black bear has seen a significant increase in Missouri — so much so that the Missouri Department of Conservation wants to measure how much the population has grown.
Kevin Elmer, a Republican representative from Nixa in the Missouri House of Representatives, has raised concerns about Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder's viability as a candidate for governor.
The 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks is a time to remember how our lives have changed since that day.
Gov. Jay Nixon is trying to create new jobs by building new warehouses at the St. Louis airport, but his plan will do more harm than good.
One of the Missourian's columnists, J. Karl Miller, should think outside his own personal experience when writing about our nation's policy of nuclear deterrence.
Nuclear deterrence does not guarantee protection against a nuclear attack and is susceptible to human error, sabotage and cyber attack.
Members of Congress should ignore partisan politics and do what's best for disaster relief efforts in Missouri and the United States.
The Missouri Gaming Commission passed a new rule that would allow people who previously signed up voluntarily for a lifetime exclusion to return to casinos after five years on "The List."
Even with the damage from Hurricane Irene expected to cost FEMA $9 billion more than it has, the government should do all they can to help the East Coast recover as quickly as possible.
The intentions of the “Your Vote Counts” petition, which would demand a three-quarters vote of the legislature to set aside or amend ballot initiatives, should be questioned.
Taxpayers should demand that their elected officials not receive any public benefits they're not willing to bestow upon their constituents.
Legislators should keep King's goal of fighting poverty in mind on the 48th anniversary of his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
Tax-increment financing could help federal, state and local governments pay for infrastructure and other improvements — and create jobs.
Standard & Poor's is right; national debt threatens not only our current economy but also the standard of living for future generations.
By helping tornado victims and relief workers, prison inmates are benefiting others and building compassion in themselves.