A new job description for the next University of Missouri System president says that whoever enters the position will be expected to create a vision for the system, assemble a leadership team and lead a statewide conversation about diversity inclusion, equity and respect.
The Missouri House has passed a controversial "personhood" measure opponents say could ban abortion, including in cases of rape and incest.
The Missouri Legislature has authorized nearly $1 billion for maintaining state property and constructing new buildings.
A Jewish human rights group alleges the University of Missouri is "missing in action" when it comes to addressing anti-Semitism on campus
A former Missouri lawmaker faces assault and weapons charges for allegedly pulling a gun and assaulting a man during a road rage incident.
Missouri voters could decide whether to re-impose limits on the large amounts of money flowing to political candidates and committees.
The University of Missouri will have the smallest class of new students this fall since 2006, according to recent projections that show the loss of new enrollments could be 50 percent or higher than previous predictions.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday’s RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the St. Louis Cardinals a 5-4 victory against the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.
KANSAS CITY (AP) — Kris Medlen got pounded off the mound in the third inning. Eric Hosmer got tossed in the sixth.
The Missouri Legislature has passed a requirement for voters to show photo identification.
Two-thirds of the Missouri House has voted to change how public union members pay dues, the first step to overriding a veto by Gov. Jay Nixon.
Missouri Supreme Court judges have ruled against what some called a tax loophole for doughnut holes.
The Legislature is poised to tighten Missouri's voter ID requirements, but lawmakers see the issue as far from settled.
Missouri lawmakers have approved the creation of a commission to review the University of Missouri System's policies and administrative structure.
The Missouri Legislature has voted to override the governor and block a wage hike for home-care attendants.
After vehicle stop, suspect attacked, drug him with car
The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating after a trooper fatally shot a suspect following a traffic stop.
Three others to get opportunities
Three Missouri Tigers were selected on the final day of the NFL Draft, while three others will also get a shot at making a team.
A federal judge is leaving in place — at least for now — a preliminary injunction barring the state of Missouri from revoking Planned Parenthood’s license to perform abortions at a Columbia clinic.
Republican Missouri state Sen. Dan Brown is dropping out of the race for state treasurer.
The leader of Missouri's House says he doesn't expect there will be an effort to revive a contested measure to protect some businesses opposed to same-sex marriage.
A proposal to require Missouri voters to show photo ID at polling places is stalled in the state Senate.
Gov. Jay Nixon has signed a higher education budget that will result in a tuition freeze at public universities.
After the final horn and before the ceremonial handshakes, some St. Louis Blues players did a little ice dancing.
Missouri's Republican-controlled House has voted to increase women's access to birth control by allowing pharmacists to prescribe oral contraceptives.
The state Senate has approved exempting some types of farm data from Missouri's open-records laws.
The Missouri Supreme Court is wrestling with whether to invalidate a law cutting jobless benefits because of the way it was enacted.
Missouri lawmakers are advancing a measure that would limit fees to carry a concealed firearm and expand the state's castle doctrine law.
Restaurants wouldn't have to pay sales and use taxes on electricity and other utilities used to prepare food under a measure headed to the Missouri Senate.
Chris Davis homered and had four hits, Manny Machado extended his hitting streak to 16 games and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Saturday night.
Chris Young struck out 10 in six innings, Mike Moustakas homered, doubled twice and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 Friday night.
A bill given first-round approval in the Missouri House would give state residents a chance to vote on whether to ban red-light cameras.
Planned Parenthood will lose state funding while universities, colleges and public schools will see millions of dollars more under a Missouri budget passed Thursday by the Legislature.
Missouri lawmakers no longer could immediately become lobbyists after leaving office under a measure headed to the governor.
Missouri lawmakers appear uninterested in Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's proposal to reduce the business "border war" between the two states.
University of Missouri graduate student workers have overwhelmingly voted to unionize.
The Missouri Supreme Court has ruled that caps on how much money someone can win in a wrongful death lawsuit do not violate the constitution.
Missouri lawmakers have passed a measure aimed at reining in the amount of money lawmakers will provide to K-12 schools.
A man charged with posting threats online last year that he would shoot black students and faculty at the University of Missouri's Columbia campus has changed his plea to guilty.
A committee leading the search for a new president of the University of Missouri system nagged by racial unrest says candidates must have "a deft command" of communications and public relations.
Ian Kennedy threw seven strong innings, Eric Hosmer hit a two-run double during a five-run sixth and the Kansas City Royals beat the Houston Astros 6-2 on Thursday night.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed a bill toughening some ethic rules following scandals in the Legislature that prompted a push for reform.
Missouri lawmakers are advancing a proposed ban on donation of fetal tissue from abortions.
Former University of Missouri Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin is preparing to take on a new role at the school but details of what he will be doing remain unclear.
Missouri lawmakers have voted to summon a regional Planned Parenthood CEO to explain why she should not be held in contempt of the state Senate for defying a subpoena that demanded documents on how the organization handles fetal remains.
The Missouri Senate is missing the large wooden gavel used to call the chamber to order.
Salvador Perez tagged Houston reliever Ken Giles for a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the Houston Astros 4-2 Wednesday night.
St. Louis Cardinals left-hander Marco Gonzales will have season-ending Tommy John surgery.
Republican businessman Donald Trump and former Democratic Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were certified Tuesday as the winners of Missouri’s presidential primaries, though a recount remains a possibility.
A Missouri House committee has approved a proposed amendment to the state constitution that would declare a right to life for unborn children "at every stage of biological development."
The state Senate has passed a mid-year spending increase to Missouri's $26 billion budget.