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.
Springfield, Mo.(AP)- JTK Productions said Thursday it cancelled the planned appearance of members of the hit A&E show "Duck Dynasty" due to "unforeseen circumstances." It turns out the reason is a low number of ticket sales.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Netflix is preparing a sequel unlikely to be a hit with its subscribers. The Internet video service is about to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more Internet video programming such as its popular political drama "House of Cards."
The Trenton Soccer Stars league is now accepting sign-ups for the 2014 season. Forms are available through local schools and are at the Grundy County Health Department and Mid-States Services in Trenton.
(CMUEagles.com) - For the fourth time this season, Trenton native and Central Methodist senior pitcher Aubrey Utley has been named the Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) Softball Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Monday.
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.