August 3, 2012
The Missouri men's basketball team will be traveling to Europe for a five game, 10-day tour. Head Coach Frank Haith said, "we are going to utilize this time to really get to know our team."
August 2, 2012
A packed double-decker Megabus blew a tire and slammed into a concrete bridge support pillar on an Illinois interstate Thursday, leaving at least one person dead and more than two dozen others injured, officials said. The Illinois State Police said Aditi R. Avhad died in the crash and has ties to MU.
Last year, Leanna Krogman competed in the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Greece and won the Special Olympics Missouri Outstanding Athlete of 2011. On Thursday, she tried her hand at a new sport and won a bronze medal in stroke play of the Central Area Special Olympics Golf Tournament.
After recovering from surgery for an injured shoulder, the Tigers starting quarterback James Franklin fully participated in the team's first practice of the season Thursday.
On the sixth day of the London Olympics, Michael Phelps won his first individual gold medal, and Gabby Douglas won the individual all-around gymnastics competition.
Lawrence Diggs received the Congressional Gold Medal received last month for his service in one of the nation's first predominantly African-American Marine units.
August 1, 2012
Competitors of the Missouri 340 Race stopped at a checkpoint at Katfish Katy's Campground to refuel and rest on Wednesday.
The Columbia Interfaith Resource Center provides showers, food and other resources to those in need. The center is currently looking for a larger location.
July 31, 2012
Fans from across the world cheer on their teams as they compete in the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The U.S. took home medals in women's gymnastics, soccer and swimming. Michael Phelps claimed his 19th medal when the U.S. won the men's 4x200-meter swimming relay, breaking the Olympic record for most medals.
Columbia is expanding its resources to provide services to the growing Latino population. Columbia está aumentando sus recursos para proveer servicios a la creciente población latina.
July 30, 2012