March 12, 2011
Cindy McDonald is licked by a friend's dog backstage during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds. "This is a small community," McDonald said. "When a friend needs some help, you help them."
Joyce Standish and Doris Johnson prepare their toy fox terrier, Turbocharged, for Sunday's competition during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Turbocharged competed early Saturday morning but did not place. "He's just getting started," Johnson said.
Rebecca Myers and her rough collie from Peoria, Ill., run around the show floor for judges during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds.
March 11, 2011
MU freshman Rob Zastryzny pitches during the game against the Le Moyne College Dolphins on Friday. Le Moyne won 6-5.
Le Moyne College sophomore Ryan Mahoney tags MU sophomore Brannon Champagne out as he slides into second base on Friday.
Medical personnel and police officers attend to a victim of a car hitting in the Mizzou Arena parking lot after the Rock Bridge High School versus Troy Buchanan High School Boys Basketball Class 5 Semifinal game on Friday. The victim and police on the scene refused to provide details about the accident, and the victim refused medical attention.
Rock Bridge coach Jim Scanlon watches his team trail Troy Buchanan in the first half of the Class 5 semifinals on Friday.
Troy Buchanan senior guard Neil Branham looks to pass the ball past Rock Bridge senior guard Matthew Kelly during Friday's Class 5 semifinal game at Mizzou Arena. Branham scored 20 points in Troy Buchanan's 57 to 45 win over Rock Bridge.
Rock Bridge senior guard Matthew Kelly jumps past Troy Buchanan senior forward Josh Jones at the Class 5 Boys Basketball Semifinals in Mizzou Arena. Kelly scored 14 points. Rock Bridge lost to Troy Buchanan 57 to 45.
David Vela is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Kent Myers is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Mike Matthes is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Lori Curtis Luther is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Passengers leave a train in Japan after an offshore earthquake struck on Friday.
Rescue workers help evacuate passengers from a train on a Japan Railways line following Friday's massive earthquake.
Students demonstrating at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, Wis., form a peace sign on the floor of the rotunda Thursday. Demonstrations at the Wisconsin State Capitol continue as Assembly legislators voted to approve an amended version of Gov. Scott Walker's controversial budget repair bill.
Law enforcement personnel guard the stairs leading to the Assembly chamber at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, Wis., where legislators were scheduled to vote on a controversial budget repair bill Thursday. Demonstrations have escalated after Republican senators passed an amended version of the bill which largely strips collective bargaining for public employees. House members were expected to vote on the bill.
Demonstrators make their voices heard as legislators deliberate a controversial budget bill in the Assembly room of the Wisconsin State Capitol Building in Madison, Wis., Thursday.
Jenny Grether and Robert Hoffman, both of Madison, Wis., shout "shame" toward legislators deliberating a controversial budget bill in the Assembly room of the Wisconsin State Capitol Building in Madison, Wis., on Thursday. Demonstrations at the capitol have intensified as House members gathered to vote on an amended version of Gov. Scott Walker's budget repair bill. The bill, which passed the state Senate earlier, largely strips public employees of bargaining rights.