December 15, 2013
People gathered in Qunu, South Africa on Sunday for the traditional tribal burial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela.
December 14, 2013
The Tiger's Lair Feline Fanciers "Catch the Spirit" CFA Cat Show on Saturday at Columbia's Plaza Event Center brought in cats and owners from all over the Midwest.
Memorial services are held Saturday in Newtown, Conn., and President Barack Obama observes a moment of silence in honor of the 26 people who were killed a year earlier in a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Columbia was covered in a layer of snow Saturday morning, and MU Campus Facilities crews were out early to make sure roads and sidewalks were cleared for the thousands of guests expected for December commencement ceremonies.
December 13, 2013
Thousands of students received degrees from MU this weekend, including from the Sinclair School of Nursing, the Missouri School of Journalism, the School of Health Professions and the School of Natural Resources.
December 11, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team is off to a hot start. It's posted a 9-1 record to begin the season.
December 10, 2013
"Santa" Cliff Snider has been attending the Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School in Midland, Mich., since 1996 to learn the art of being Santa. He wants to give children the most authentic Santa experience possible.
World leaders, celebrities and citizens gathered at a memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela on Tuesday.
The Raitt family began selling trees on a Hartsburg farm in 1972.
December 8, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team broke the school record for most points scored in a 126-55 win over Bradley on Sunday.
The Columbia Environmental Research Center has helped create some of the most cutting-edge tools in their field for analyzing pollutants in some of the most severe and inaccessible locations on earth. Data these researchers have collected could change the way the world sets water and air quality standards.
December 7, 2013
The Missouri volleyball team lost its first match Saturday in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Purdue won 3-1.
Missouri men's basketball game against UCLA took place on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. MU defeated UCLA 80-71.
Missouri played Auburn in the Southeastern Conference Championship game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.
December 6, 2013
Missouri volleyball swept IUPUI 3-0 on Friday night to advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The undefeated team takes on Purdue in the second round at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Hearnes Center.
Missouri wrestling won the Clash of the Cats dual meet against Ohio University 23-10 on Friday night at Jesse Auditorium. The night marked the first athletic event ever held inside of Jesse Hall.
Missouri is among many states under winter storm and ice warnings Friday.
Missouri plays Auburn at 3 p.m. Saturday CST in Atlanta for the SEC Championship.
The Missouri volleyball team enters the NCAA volleyball tournament Friday with a 34-0 record, the best in program history.
Missouri is not supposed to be playing in the Southeastern Conference Championship. There are four teams in the conference that have not made it to a championship game; Missouri did it in two.