March 4, 2014
From left: Kateryna Goychuk, Vitaliy Yurkiv and Roman Kolgushev speak Tuesday about Ukraine and Russia's future during a round-table discussion at MU.
Richard Stickann, an alpaca farmer and writer, tries to round up one of his alpacas on Feb. 9. Stickann recently wrote his second novel, "Hobbledehoy Boy," a tale about an awkward boy trying to navigate his way to manhood on the South Side of Chicago.
Richard Stickann's male alpacas line up in their pen to gawk Feb. 9. Most of the males are geldings, but the males and females are still separated since Stickann doesn't plan to breed any of them anytime soon.
One of Richard Stickann's female alpacas investigates the camera Feb. 9. Stickann has been raising alpacas since 2004 on his farm in Rocheport.
Richard Stickann grabs hold of one of his male alpacas Feb. 9. Most of Stickann's alpacas were born on the farm. He currently owns 19.
Zach Price, a transfer from Louisville, is sitting out the entire season because of NCAA transfer rules. Price is expected to vie for the Tigers' starting center spot in 2014-15.
Richard Stickann is an alpaca farmer and writer. He recently wrote his second novel, "Hobbledehoy Boy," a tale about an awkward boy trying to navigate his way to manhood on the South Side of Chicago.
March 3, 2014
As Columbia weather dropped to a record-low temperature Monday, individual reports about weather across the country put the city in perspective.
Fishermen paddle through the sunrise Saturday off Lover Key near Bonita Springs, Fla., on a cloudless day in the Sunshine State.
Spectators cover up as rain falls, suspending the NASCAR Nationwide auto race Saturday in Avondale, Ariz.
Jaime Abalos from Atlas Tree Surgery works to clear a eucalyptus tree after it fell into a house Friday in Santa Rosa, Calif., after the latest in series of winter storms hammered California.
Janet Coats and husband, Rusty Coats, at a Pittsburgh Pirates spring training game at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Olivia Kem and Olivia Kotalki in Phoenix, Ariz.
Shireen Shahawy outside her house in Portland, Maine.
Houston Astros first baseman Jon Singleton sits in the dugout before a spring training game Sunday in Kissimmee, Fla. Singleton, who recently admitted to a drug addiction, says he's working hard to stay clean.
Personnel work on the construction of Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, on Feb. 18. The southern Brazilian city will host matches during this year's World Cup despite serious problems in the renovation of its stadium that put it on the brink of becoming the first venue ever to be kicked out because of delays, FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke said.
Jhonny Peralta of the St. Louis Cardinals hit two home runs Monday in a losing effort against the Detroit Tigers. Peralta used to play for the Tigers, and he homered off of the first pitch he saw.
A copy of the lawsuit that three former minor league baseball players, including two former Missouri Tigers, filed last month in a San Francisco federal court, accusing Major League Baseball of suppressing “minor leaguers’ wages in violation of federal and state law.”
Kansas center Joel Embiid, No. 21, shoots during a game in February. Embiid will sit out the Jayhawks' final two games in the regular season with back pain.