By beginning a war with North Korea, the U.S. would have continued to lose its power and make more and more enemies. With wars still being waged with Afghanistan and Iraq, can we really afford to take on another war?
China's melamine milk scandal has taken the backseat to stories about the presidential election and financial crisis, but the question of which products might be contaminated still lingers.
Highly critical advertisements have become common place in state and U.S. House races this year, leaving voters counting down until election day passe
OK. I admit it. My journalism students are biased, outspoken and openly opinionated. They'd better be. Mine is the one class in the Missouri School of Journalism where that will earn you an "A". And for the next few weeks, thousands of people across Missouri get to tally up my grade book.
Barack Obama says he will reduce health care costs by up to $2,500 per family and that people with pre-existing conditions will still be able to receive coverage.
HSAs discourage preventative care and do nothing to control high prices.
The reaction to a recent assassination plot of Barack Obama sheds light on how we are handling our political discourse.
The Federal Communications Commission thinks we need a "relief package" for the nation's largest telecommunications providers. It is just days away from voting on a proposed order that could end up costing millions of consumers millions of dollars on their monthly phone bills. We need to stop this vote.
Those who vote Republican tend to be conservatives who opt for lower taxes and free markets. Democrats lean more liberal and populist and look to taxation to level the playing field for the disadvantaged and those who don't wish to provide for themselves.
The Health Savings Account is a viable option for helping our country escape this crisis.
The changes under McCaincare will include increased choices of health care plans and a different tax treatment.
This election will signal the beginning of a new chapter in American history. How we progress is pretty much up to us.
Members of the community should be asking many pertinent questions in order to protect the school environment in the future.
In November, Missourians will have the opportunity to become the 27th state to adopt renewable energy, and possibly become a national leader in the field.
The scene of a fight at Hickman High School was reported on ColumbiaMissourian.com Friday morning, along with a link to the video. When YouTube removed it, the Missourian and other news organizations in town put the video back up on local news sites. A bunch of questions were asked and answered along the way.
The intense focus on Sarah Palin and Hillary Clinton during this year's presidential campaign highlights the underrepresentation of women in the U.S. political arena. However, in countries including Argentina, Chile and India, women enjoy a lot of political power.
Considering the program's history of futility, fans should be pleased with where the team is at despite its recent failures.
It's not easy being a Buffs fan living in Tiger country.
Your voice means nothing if you do not state your opinion openly. Your voice will be heard if you only take a little time to act.
The single-payer health care system under Obama's plan will abolish individual rights to quality care and kill the market incentive to innovate, while it will not improve the cost efficiency better than a free market system.