January 9, 2011
Source: Pew Research Center
The Pew Research Center released a survey in July breaking down mobile phone use by minorities. The data, put together as part of Pew’s Internet and American Life Project, show that blacks and Latinos use data applications on cell phones more often than whites.
January 8, 2011
Missouri senior forward Shakara Jones puts up a layup against Texas on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Texas junior guard Yvonne Anderson, the daughter of MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson, drives against Missouri junior forward Christine Flores on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Flores had four blocks in the game. Yvonne Anderson was held to nine points.
Missouri senior guard RaeShara Brown shoots over the Texas defense Saturday in the Tigers' upset victory at Mizzou Arena.
Colorado guard Alec Burks shoots over Missouri guard Phil Pressey in the Buffaloes' 89-76 victory Saturday over the Tigers.
Nebraska holds the edge during the last 102 years, besting Mizzou seven of the ten times they’ve played each other.
In this Jan. 5 photo, House Speaker John Boehner re-enacts the swearing in of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., on Capitol Hill in Washington. Congressional officials say Giffords has been shot in her district.
January 7, 2011
Robert Harting, left, and Bob Simmons document damage sustained by home on Jan. 6, during a recent tornado in Robertsville. The documentation process will enable aid to be directed to the areas that were hardest hit and most in need of assistance.
Brightly colored notices proclaim the findings of damage assessments on Jan. 6, 2011, in Robertsville, Mo. Some homes remained habitable, though damaged. Other homes collapsed completely.
LoRaine Fisher stands in the driveway of what used to be her home on Jan. 6, 2011, in Robertsville, Mo. "I heard it coming, and I told my two friends who were with me to run," she said. Fischer escaped just as the tornado lifted back of her home from the ground, and was herself thrown into the air by the intense wind.
Attendance at MU will increase slightly this Spring semester compared with last year's totals. Figures represent students enrolled as of Jan. 3.
January 6, 2011
With associate head coach Melvin Watkins at his side, MU men's basketball head coach Mike Anderson cranes his neck around a referee to see a play more clearly during a game against Northern Illinois University on Monday, December 27, 2010, at Mizzou Arena. The game marked Anderson's 100th win as Missouri's head coach.
Arguing it’s partially supported by taxpayers, Mediacom said it shouldn’t have to compensate KOMU-TV like other local stations for programming. The station, though, says MU only helps fund part of four employees’ salaries and a portion of maintenance costs. The four MU employees working at KOMU receive roughly 44 percent of their combined salaries from MU.
Kadeem Green had played only 15 games of his senior season at United Faith Christian Academy in Charlotte, N.C., when he completely tore his Achilles’ tendon in his left leg at a team practice in January of 2010. As a new member of this season's MU men's basketball team, he hasn't played yet either and is likely to redshirt.
An RCA HD antenna receives the signal transmitted from KOMU over the air. The units, costing anywhere from $15 to $80, are easy to install and work on any TV with a digital tuner.
January 5, 2011
Missouri junior forward Laurence Bowers scores against North Alabama on Wednesday night Mizzou Arena. Bowers, who had 16 points and 11 rebounds, was one of seven Tigers players to score double figures.
Missouri junior guard Kim English puts up a shot against North Alabama on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena. English led the Tigers with 20 points including six 3 pointers. English was Missouri's leading scorer as a sophomore but entered the game fifth in scoring this season.
Street lights to be installed on Forum Boulevard.
The Intersection hopes to win $250,000 in funds from The Pepsi Refresh Competition. Here’s how they would use the money: