The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that part of the Defense of Marriage Act, which defined marriage as a legal union between a man and a woman, was unconstitutional. While the state of Missouri does not recognize same-sex marriages, the decision is seen as a solid victory for the gay and lesbian community. KSMU's Amber Carr has local reaction.
The Show-Me State Games kicked off its 29th year Tuesday with a Torch Run through Springfield. The Olympic-style run will pass through several cities before reaching its destination in Columbia. KSMU’s Amber Carr attended the lighting of the torch.