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1 hr ago | Missourian
R. Bowen Loftin speaks at the news conference held to announce his new position as MU Chancellor on Thursday.
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5 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Just a few hours before convicted serial murderer Joseph Paul Franklin was scheduled to be executed by lethal injection on Nov. 19, 2013, two federal judges granted a stay.
7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
What a difference a day makes: A day after much of Missouri basked in spring-like weather, the reality of the pending winter set in on Thursday with the arrival of bitter cold and a worrisome mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain.
10 hrs ago | Missourian
Joe G. Dillard, a longtime Columbia resident, recently published his first book, "A Full Cup of Joe," a humorous autobiography of his funny life experiences thus far.
A new proposal for marijuana legalization in Missouri would take the issue directly to voters, asking them to approve an amendment to the state Constitution and bypassing the state legislature.
Don't be fooled by Wednesday's mild temperatures; mid-Missouri could see its first snowfall of the season on Thursday.
Through skill, grit and no shortage of luck, the outlaw Jesse James had somehow made it into his thirties, living just long enough to not only become the printed legend, but to be regaled with the dime-novel exaggerations of his exploits by a curious young man named Robert Ford.
Governors of more than a dozen states are rushing to offer incentives such as subsidized training and infrastructure to convince Boeing Co.
President Obama has made it a priority to choose federal judges who are diverse in terms of race or gender.
A bill filed by a Missouri state Senator would add another hurdle for those seeking to become a certified health care navigator in the state.
John Robinson has marked in black all the roads he has traveled on his highway map.
Missouri state Rep. Steve Webb has resigned following charges of campaign finance violations.
Mindy Johnson can only guess why her daughter wasn't wearing a seat belt as she drove to work Aug. 29. Kendra Meacham, 21, was thrown from the car as it overturned.
As the Arctic air sweeps in it will replace temperatures in the 50s, 60s and 70s with temperatures in the teens, 20s and 30s, in portions of the Plains and Midwest.
A recent Missouri Department of Transportation study estimates that the annual economic output of the state's airport system is $11.1 billion.