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Post office pays homage to famous reindeer

Thousands of Christmas cards are pouring into a small Wisconsin village that shares its name with the most famous reindeer.

Capitol Caroling celebrates Christmas across the globe

This year’s Capitol Caroling concert, scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Missouri Capitol, will feature treasured traditional hymns, songs and carols from around the globe.

KC area schools trying to bridge financial divide in arts

Felix Maull just wanted a high school that was safe and comfortable. He didn't know the painter inside him. He even thought he "hated art."

‘Giving Tuesday’ raised $46M

The national fundraising drive known as “Giving Tuesday” is having a growing impact for nonprofit groups, with nearly $46 million raised for charity over a 24-hour period, according to initial numbers released Wednesday.

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Work on Rome subway digs up ancient farm, tools

Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient commercial farm in the heart of modern Rome, taking advantage of subway construction to explore deeply in urban settings.

Songwriter Bob Montgomery dies at age 77

A songwriter and producer who wrote hits for pop and country artists from Buddy Holly to Eddy Arnold has died.

Apple says plaintiffs' iPods not covered by suit

Apple attorneys have raised an eleventh-hour challenge that could derail a long-running, class-action lawsuit. The lawsuit is over Apple's use of restrictive software that kept iPods from playing digital music sold by competitors to its iTunes store.

Original manuscript to travel to US museums

Lewis Carroll’s original handwritten, illustrated manuscript for “Alice in Wonderland” will travel to the U.S. to mark its 150th anniversary.

Agency proposes critical habitat for ringed seals

The federal agency that oversees the U.S. seal population has proposed 350,000 square miles of ocean off Alaska’s north and west coast as critical habitat for the main prey of polar bears.

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Marijuana dining still on shaky legal ground

Acclaimed chef Chris Lanter is talking a crowd of eager foodies through a demo on cooking with marijuana. As he prepares steak au poivre, he describes how to deglaze the pan with pot-infused brandy. How to pair marijuana with fine foods. How to make marijuana’s skunky tang work for a dish, not ruin it.

Pharrell on Ferguson jury: Everyone is heartbroken

Pharrell Williams says "everyone is heartbroken" there was no grand jury indictment of a white police officer in the killing of a black Missouri teen.

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Amazon’s new robot army is ready to ship

A year ago, Amazon.com workers like 34-year-old Rejinaldo Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to “pick” each item a customer ordered and prepare it for shipping.

Diploma may require passing US naturalization test

If you don’t know how many voting members are in the U.S. House of Representatives, or answers to numerous other questions asked of immigrants trying to become American citizens, then you may not get through high school in North Dakota.

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Security experts doubt North Korea hacked into Sony

Some cybersecurity experts say it is unlikely North Korea was behind the cyberattack that crippled Sony Pictures' computers and possibly leaked unreleased movies online.

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‘A Christmas Carol’ brings holiday cheer to Stained Glass Theatre

The Charles Dickens novel comes to life on stage as Stained Glass Theatre presents “A Christmas Carol.”









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