Miss Missouri Is First Lesbian In Miss America PageantAfter competing in pageants for generations in the closet, or working behind the scenes, gays and lesbians finally get to see one of their own take one of pageantry's biggest stages.
Service, Silence To Mark Anniversary Of Michael Brown DeathThe two-year anniversary of Michael Brown's fatal shooting by an officer will be marked with a memorial service and a moment of silence on the Ferguson street where he died.
Missouri Cop Shot In Neck In Ambush IdentifiedA suburban St. Louis police officer who was shot and critically injured during a traffic stop has been identified as a nine-year law enforcement veteran known for his sense of humor and professionalism.
Shooting of Dallas Officers Spurs Acts Of Kindness To PoliceThe Dallas shooting that killed five officers has spurred an outpouring of support for police, not only in Texas but hundreds of miles away.
Fort Worth Air Base Considered For F-35A FightersThe Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth, along with installations in Arizona, Florida and Missouri, are under consideration to be the home base for the first Air Force Reserve squadron that will fly the new F-35A fighter.
Atkins And Texas Overpowers Missouri 73-55 To Women's Sweet 16Missouri brought size. However, Texas brought speed and aggressive defense. The Longhorns used both to reach the Sweet 16 for the second consecutive year.
Jones Leads No. 21 Texas A&M To 84-69 Win Over MissouriJalen Jones had 20 points and six rebounds.
Jones Scores 20 As No. 10 A&M Gets 66-53 Win Over MissouriJones scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half to lead No. 10 Texas A&M to a 66-53 victory over Missouri, extending the Aggies' winning streak to 10 games.
Best BBQ Cities In AmericaA profile on five of the best BBQ cities in America
Dallas Woman Charged In Missouri Butt Injection DeathProsecutors in Missouri have accused 44-year-old Nitica Deonte Lee of Dallas of causing another woman's death from an illegal cosmetic injection into the victim's buttocks.
North Texas Man Dies In Oklahoma Plane CrashFederal investigators with the NTSB will be in Oklahoma on Monday to determine what caused a plane crash that killed a 64-year-old man from North Texas.
Police Demonstrations Inspire New Protest SongsThe killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown have inspired a musical outpouring perhaps unseen in the U.S. since "We Shall Overcome" became a civil-rights standard in the 1960s.