September 4, 2013
When it comes to Syria, the Obama administration is sure about one thing: President Bashar Assad's government must be punished for a deadly chemical weapons attack it says killed more than 1,400 civilians, including at least 400 children.
September 3, 2013
The Bulldogs play their inaugural football game against Tipton's Cardinals on Tuesday at Harrisburg High School. The Bulldogs won 14-12.
The case against James Crocker is the latest to spotlight "castle doctrine" laws, which allow the use of deadly force to protect property.
September 2, 2013
Trent Morrow of Sydney is trying to break the world record for the number of marathons completed in one year, which is 114. The Heart of America Marathon was his 99th of 2013.
The Abbott family went fishing on Labor Day at Cooper's Landing.
September 1, 2013
Participants in Sunday's Epic Mud Run in Columbia ran five kilometers through the mud and won mugs to commemorate the experience.
The Battle High School Spartans defeated the Bears of Kansas City's East High School with a score of 56-6. It was the first football game in Battle High's history.
August 31, 2013
Missouri opened up the 2013 season with a 58-14 blowout victory over Murray State.
August 30, 2013
The Hickman football team lost Friday to Lee's Summit North, 27-16.
After a 2011 knee injury benched him for the rest of his sophomore season, Missouri tailback Henry Josey is back on the starting lineup for Saturday's game against Murray State.
August 29, 2013
Columbia Public Schools moved four trailers from Lange Middle School on Thursday. The district, which typically uses the trailers as classrooms, decided to auction them off two years ago as part of its reorganization.
Workers gathered Thursday at the Hardee's on Providence Road and the Taco Bell on Nifong Boulevard to protest for higher wages.
Three Columbia seniors get together Tuesday to play pool, a favorite activity for the men at the Columbia Senior Center.
August 28, 2013
The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School football team practices Tuesday for the 2013 season
The Missouri State Capitol hosted a Freedom March on Wednesday for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The event was held to celebrate and honor King's leadership of the civil rights movement.
Thousands return to Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and to participate in the Let Freedom Ring ceremony.
Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a civil rights protest led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which culminated in the famous "I Have A Dream" speech. These file photos look back at the march on Aug. 28, 1963.
Teachers, students and family members get acquainted with Battle High School during the school's open house Tuesday.
Girls at Battle High School demonstrate their dancing abilities at tryouts for the Sparklers, the school dance team, on Tuesday at the Battle High School Performing Arts Center.
August 27, 2013
The Stephens College women's soccer team practiced for the upcoming season at Stephens Lake Park early Tuesday morning. After a disappointing 0-8 season performance in 2012, the team hopes to make a comeback this fall.