October 23, 2014
Missouri outside hitter Regan Peltier, center, celebrates with her teammates Oct. 10 during a volleyball match against Auburn.
Michele Wheatly, a candidate for MU's provost, speaks to students, staff and faculty members during a forum Thursday at the MU Student Center. After a short introduction, Wheatly answered questions from the audience, such as what she thinks could be improved at MU.
Michele Wheatly, an MU provost candidate, waits before the start of a public forum at the MU Student Center on Thursday. The MU provost, also called the executive vice chancellor for academic affairs, serves as the chief academic officer of the university and reports directly to the chancellor.
Robert Deptula, 23, wears an insulin pump on his hip. Deptula said he wears it in a prominent location to prompt strangers to ask him about it and initiate conversations about diabetes awareness.
More than 200 people attended the 8th Dumpling Festival at the Missouri United Methodist Church on Thursday night.
More than 200 people attended the 8th Dumpling Festival at the United Methodist Church on Thursday.
Attendees of the 8th Dumpling Festival eat dumplings on Thursday. The event was hosted by the organization Columbia Friends of China.
An assortment of Asian cuisine sits out waiting to be distributed to attendees of the 8th Dumpling Festival at the Missouri United Methodist Church on Thursday. Dishes consisted of roasted chicken and vegetable platters.
Hao Feng Ding waits for the food platters to be set out on the kitchen ledge of the Missouri United Methodist Church during the 8th Dumpling Festival, hosted by Columbia Friends of China, on Thursday.
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Marcus Murphy holds Marcus Murphy Jr., 2, after the Tigers' opening game Aug. 30 against the South Dakota State Jackrabbits at Memorial Stadium. The Tigers beat the Jackrabbits 38-18.
Missouri midfielder Taylor Grant passes the ball down field during the game against Alabama on Oct. 19. MU lost to the University of Alabama 1-0.
Reporters take notes as Ebola coordinator Ron Klain listens to President Barack Obama speak to the media about the government’s Ebola response in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. New federal Ebola response squads are being readied to rush to an U.S. city where a new Ebola case might be identified, officials said.
Kansas City Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos celebrates with teammates after kicking a field goal against the San Diego Chargers.
Stephens College soccer faced off against Freed-Hardeman on Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park. The Stars went into the half with a manageable 2-1 deficit, but the game quickly got away from them as Freed-Hardeman scored four straight goals to win 6-1.
Stephens College faced off against Freed-Hardeman University on Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park. Stephens hung close early on, but Freed-Hardeman blew the game open in the second half, scoring four straight goals to win 6-1.
Stephens College midfielder Morgan Daniels maintains control of the ball during a soccer match against Freed-Hardeman on Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park. The Stars lost, 6-1, to remain winless in conference play.
Stephens College forward Bailey McCormick, left, and defender Bridget Teixeira attempt to gain control of the ball from Freed-Hardeman forward Julianne Renner during a match Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park.
Freed-Hardeman midfielder Taylor Jenkins defends the ball from Stephens College midfielder Sarah Vitel during a soccer match Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park. Freed-Hardeman won the match 6-1.
Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer waits to hit during batting practice before Game 2 of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday in Kansas City, Missouri.