LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A prison doctor has been fired and two other staffers are in the midst of being dismissed after an inmate at the Kentucky State Penitentiary starved himself to death, a case that has exposed lapses in medical treatment and in how hunger strikes are handled at the facility.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say threatens their financial well-being.
The University of Missouri made it official at an 11 o'clock press conference on Friday morning in Columbia. Frank Haith is no longer the basketball coach at the university, after accepting the open coaching position at the University of Tulsa.
The Trenton Bulldogs traveled to Marshall High School on Thursday morning, spending the day competing in the four-team Marshall Tournament, with the Marshall Owls, Fulton Hornets, and Kirksville Tigers.
The Missouri Conservation Commission approved regulation changes at its April 17 meeting in Jefferson City that will reduce the availability of firearm antlerless deer hunting permits from â€śany numberâ€ť in most of the state to one in most of the state.
The North Central Missouri College Lady Pirates, after a 10-10 record in Region 16 regular season play, have the #4 seed for the postseason tournament, starting Friday morning at Battle High School in Columbia.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A Missouri man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for 13 years said he is overwhelmed by the support he's received since the story of his incarceration became public.
HONOLULU (AP) -- Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
Texting while driving is a horrible and dangerous idea, but what's worse is saying "I just don't care" like 21-year-old Kimberley Davis did after slamming her car into a cyclist (injuring his spine) while texting behind the wheel.
University of Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith is expected to be named the new head coach of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane on Friday afternoon. A press conference in Tulsa to announce the new coach is scheduled for 1 o'clock.