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Updated Jun 27, 2016 at 1:58 PM

This July 4 holiday weekend there will be more recreational boaters on the water than at any other time of year, according to Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS). With almost 12 million registered boats across the country, that could mean waterway gridlock, especially after fireworks shows end and boaters head home. This is not the night to see who can get back to the launch ramp first, and like grandma said, patience is a virtue. Here are five tips – tailored to the...

Posted Jun 24, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Jefferson Landing State Historic Site in Jefferson City will celebrate its 40th anniversary this weekend with an event at 1:30 p.m., Saturday on the lawn of the Lohman Building. Jefferson Landing as a state historic site turns 40 in 2016

Updated Jun 21, 2016 at 9:41 AM

Tickets to the Missouri State Fair Pepsi Grandstand concert series go on sale starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 21, through Ticketmaster. All other tickets, including auto races, tractor pulls, State Fair Arena events, the Governor’s Ham...

Updated Jun 20, 2016 at 11:55 AM

The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo's new Rosebrough Tiger Passage literally puts visitors smack dab in the middle of the tiger exhibit to see the Amur tigers up close and personal.

Posted Jun 17, 2016 at 3:15 PM

With temperatures expected to remain in the mid-90’s this weekend, what better way to cool off than a trip to Fugitive Beach in Rolla?

Updated Jun 17, 2016 at 1:31 PM

One of the things that vacationers often forget to factor into their calculations are the sneaky fees that can pop up along the way, like baggage fees, ATM fees and booking fees. Knowing how to avoid them can help you ensure that your getaway...

Updated Jun 16, 2016 at 1:49 PM

It was bound to happen, with all the recent incidents of terrorism and dire State Department warnings. The last thing anyone wants to do this summer, it seems, is to look too American, even when traveling domestically. But how do you avoid it?

Updated Jun 15, 2016 at 2:39 PM

Here are some hard truths that travel procrastinators should know, and some tips for making the most of a trip when you've waited too long to plan or book.

Updated Jun 14, 2016 at 12:01 PM

Jacques and Rakel Cohen say they were looking for a challenge for their first development project -- and they found it in the beleaguered Watergate Hotel, which they bought at auction six years ago.

Updated Jun 10, 2016 at 2:28 PM

Planes: They're where we get drunk. Where we brawl. Where we disable the restroom smoke detectors and light cigarettes. Where we glare at crying children. We are not our best selves on airplanes.

Posted Jun 9, 2016 at 12:00 PM

If you've ever wondered what it's like to live in a tiny house, a new resort nestled in the Oregon forest might provide exactly the weekend getaway you're looking for. Welcome to the Tiny House Village.

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