October 13, 2010
A new pavilion is part of Boys & Girls Town renovations on its campus. The organization hosted an open house Wednesday where visitors had the chance to take tours and attend a ribbon cutting ceremony.
Alex Vega, one of 33 miners trapped in the San Jose gold and copper mine in Chile, waves after being rescued. The miners were trapped for more than two months.
Joe Bradley is the publicity chairman for "Walk Me Home… to the place I belong" fundraiser sponsored by the National Foster Parent Association.
The Food, Fuel and Society forum was held Tuesday in the Reynolds Journalism Institute. At the forum, journalists discussed ways to better report on science and agricultural issues with farmers, environmentalists and scientists.
In this photo released by the Chilean government, miner Claudio Yáñez applauds as he is carried away in a stretcher after being rescued early Wednesday from the collapsed San José mine where he had been trapped with 32 other miners for over two months.
Hickman senior middle hitter Emily Peel attempts a kill Tuesday night against visiting Francis Howell Central.
The Hickman volleyball team huddles together Tuesday before playing visiting Francis Howell Central. The Kewpies' team GPA of 3.6 is the highest ever for the program.
Rock Bridge's Danny Baird jumps to steal the ball from Hickman's James Griggs, left, and Alex Holliday in the Bruins' 4-0 victory Tuesday over the Kewpies.
October 12, 2010
Missouri redshirt freshman linebacker Andrew Wilson pursues Miami of Ohio wide receiver Jamal Rogers in the Tigers' victory on Sept. 25 at Memorial Stadium. Jay Wilson, Andrew Wilson's father, was a standout linebacker for Missouri from 1979 to 1983.
In this photo released by the Chilean presidential press office, Chilean President Sebastián Piñera, front right, hugs the first of the rescued miners, Florencio Ávalos, late Tuesday. Ávalos had just surfaced from the collapsed San José gold and copper mine, where he was trapped with 32 other miners for over two months near Copiapó, Chile.
In this image taken from video, Florencio Ávalos, the first miner to be rescued, left, is embraced by Chilean President Sebastián Piñera after his rescue Tuesday at San José Mine near Copiapó, Chile.
Marcus Denmon speaks with members of the press during media day at Mizzou Arena. The junior guard will be picking up leadership responsibilities for the Tigers this season.
Freshman Phil Pressey, left, and junior Matt Pressey, right, pose for portraits during media day at Mizzou Arena. The brothers are both new to the Tigers roster this season.
Ricky Krecklow, left, and Michael Dixon, right, take a break from talking to the press to take some shots on Media Day at Mizzou Arena.
The press got the first look at the new Mizzou uniforms during media day at Mizzou Arena on Tuesday.
A rack of balls sits on empty Norm Stewart Court in Mizzou Arena before media day on Tuesday.
Kim English talks to the press during media day at Mizzou Arena on Tuesday. English said he considered himself the voice of the team.
Lauren Frisch, a freelance photographer stationed in Columbia, takes a photo of Ashley Gonzalez, 18, as part of the Clinique Fresh Faces 2010 Tour tent on Lowry Mall on Tuesday. Women who participated received a free makeover, a photo taken by a professional photographer and Clinique samples. If interested, women also had a chance to enter to win a paid internship with Clinique in New York for the summer as well as a behind-the-scenes experience at Teen Vogue for one week.
Sean Swinney, makeup artist for Clinique, gives a free makeover to Tarae Cain, 18, at the Clinique Fresh Faces 2010 Tour tent on Lowry Mall on Tuesday. Lauren Berndsen, North America Marketing at Clinique, said MU is the sixth stop out of the 13 locations they are visiting on the tour and has hosted the most participants so far. "We haven't had a turnout like this yet," she said. "This is an amazing campus."
Evidence markers delineate the scene of a shooting that occurred near Creasy Springs Road on Tuesday.