Missouri River 340 boat built by student apprentices, instructors [Video]

This multimedia piece documents the construction of the boat and paddles, as well as the first training runs in preparation for the race. Team Beauties and Barnacles will race from Kansas City to St. Charles in the orange boat.

Families help students get situated in dorms [Photo]

Matt McCabe talks with his grandmother, Mary Ernst, about coordinating how his college gear should be moved into his new residence hall room on Tuesday at Hudson Hall.

Students carry belongings into dorms [Photo]

Alicia Bradley and Gwendolyn Whiteside carry belongings of Bradley’s sister, Janae Bradley, into her new residence hall room on Tuesday in Discovery Hall. Alicia Bradley, a fifth-year accounting student at MU, helped Janae with the move-in process since she had already been through it.

Riley after arrest [Photo]

David Riley five hours after his arrest on Sept. 28, 2009.

Tired travelers [Photo]

Robert and Sheila Bailey arrive in Brielle, Netherlands after 16 days riding across Germany.

In Germany [Photo]

Robert and Sheila Bailey at a German Bed & Breakfast.

U.S. trip [Photo]

Sheila and Robert Bailey show off their shirts recognizing their trip across the U.S.

A bicycle built for two [Photo]

Sheila and Robert Bailey have 13 years of stories to tell about how long-distance cycling has changed their relationship.

Fair queen [Photo]

Boone County Fair queen Amy Wilsdorf poses for a portrait in her Columbia apartment. Wilsdorf won runner-up in the Missouri State Fair pageant in Sedalia.

Columbia Police Department statement [Document]

The Columbia Police Department issued this statement — in addition to a number of audio and video files, plus transcripts — on Monday afternoon. The department disputes claims made by private investigator Rick Gurley about the arrest of David Riley on Sept. 28, 2009.

Audio transcript of David Riley's arrest [Document]

WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE. This audio transcript, provided by the Columbia Police Department, captures the arrest of David Riley on Sept. 28., 2009. Riley's supporters dispute the claim that Riley said "Give me your (expletive) wallet," as indicated in the transcript.

David Riley booking room transcript [Document]

WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE. This transcript of a booking room video shows David Riley talking about his Sept. 28, 2009, arrest.

MU football player L’Damian Washington at practice [Photo]

Missouri redshirt freshman L'Damian Washington claimed the top X-receiver spot on Monday's updated depth chart.

TaserProtest [Photo]

Bill Easley and Lily Tinker-Fortel hold up signs encouraging a taser-free Columbia during a protest at City Hall on Monday. The demonstration occurred ahead of a scheduled city council vote to ban tasers from the city that evening.

Kilpatrick Obit [Photo]

In this April 1, 1965 black-and-white file photo, then-Richmond News Leader editor James J. Kilpatrick, testified on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kilpatrick's wife said the widely syndicated political columnist has died at age 89.

Colombia Plane Crash [Photo]

A police officer stands by a crashed plane sitting on the runaway at the airport on San Andres island in Colombia, on Aug. 16. The Boeing 737 operated by the airline Aires crashed on landing after departing from Bogota around midnight local time with 131 passengers. According to an Air Force official, at least one passenger died.

Carah Hart [Photo]

Carah Hart is a summer intern for the Missouri Farm Bureau.

The cast of 'Camelot' at Maplewood Barn [Photo]

Members of the cast of 'Camelot,' including Leslie Durrant, second from left, practice a number on Friday at the Maplewood Barn Community Theatre stage.

Practicing a swordfight for 'Camelot' at Maplewood Barn [Photo]

Casey Palmisano, center, who plays Lancelot, defends himself from three guards — played, from left, by Russell Becker, Brad Buchanan and Benjamin Hedrick — during a practice for "Camelot" on Friday at the Maplewood Barn Theater stage.

Fairgoers enjoy ride through the air [Photo]

Soaring high above the ground 2010 Missouri State Fair attendees felt the breeze of "The Fighter." This year marks the 108th anniversary of the fair which runs until Aug. 22.