February 25, 2015
Jordan Reeves, 9, calls through the storm door to her father, Randy Reeves, as he arrives home Monday for dinner. Randy Reeves is an associate professor at the MU School of Journalism and the news director of KOMU/NBC. Jordan Reeves is an MU women's basketball and cross country fan, and posters of both hang in her room.
Jordan Reeves, 9, right, practices shooting baskets with teammate Mya Hall, 9, during basketball practice Monday at Calvary Baptist Church. The two participate in the Upward Basketball program, which matches players with others of a similar skill level in order to practice effectively. The Upward program has helped Jordan learn a lot in a short amount of time, according to her mother, Jen Reeves.
Jordan Reeves meets Florida Gators guard Zach Hodskins before the Missouri-Florida basketball game Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.
Jordan Reeves and Florida Gators' guard Zach Hodskins nub bump after Missouri beat Florida 64-52 at Mizzou Arena on Tuesday. (Photo courtesy of Jen Reeves).
February 24, 2015
Missouri forward Johnathan Williams III, front, looks for a shot as Florida forward Devin Robinson blocks during the men's basketball game Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 64-52.
MU forward D'Angelo Allen reacts to a referee's call during a men's basketball game against the Florida Gators on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 64-52.
Missouri guard Montaque Gill-Caesar goes for a layup during a men's basketball game against the Florida Gators on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 64-52.
Florida Gators forward Devin Robinson goes for a dunk as Missouri Tigers forward Johnathan Williams III, center, and guard Montaque Gill-Caesar, attempt to block during a men's basketball game Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 64-52.
Jack Widhalm, left, runs toward Parley Jenkins, center, as Jenkins attempts to score a basket Tuesday during the Rock Bridge and Battle High School basketball game. This was Battle's last home game.
Rock Bridge Head Coach Jim Scanlon, center, gives direction to members of the varsity basketball team Tuesday during the Rock Bridge and Battle High School basketball game. The Bruins beat the Spartans 77 to 60.
Parley Jenkins, left, Ryan Kreklow, center, and Brevinn Tyler, right, fight for the ball Tuesday during the Rock Bridge and Battle High School basketball game. The Spartans lost their last home game to the Bruins 60 to 77.
Daviante Ostrander, left, attempts to score a basket Tuesday while Tre Williams, right, tries to block him. The Bruins beat the Spartans 77 to 60.
Casey Lewis, left, charged with first-degree murder, sits with public defender Erin Douglas during a trial Monday at the Boone County Courthouse. Lewis was allegedly hired to kill Brian Daniels in April 2013.
President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House April 18 in Washington. House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio said Congress is sending President Barack Obama legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline on Tuesday. The White House is indicating Obama will quickly veto it in private over Republican lawmakers' urging that he sign it. It would be the third veto of Obama's presidency.
An East Campus resident walks past a sculpture Friday at the corner of College Avenue and University Avenue. The four East Campus sculptures, which were donated to the East Campus Neighborhood Association, have been requested to be added to the city's public art collection.
U.V. Awazu, one of Don Asbee's apprentices, works on the East Campus signs for the East Campus neighborhood in September 2013. The four signs stand 8 1/2 feet tall.
Don Asbee focuses on creating an East Campus neighborhood sculpture out of forged steel in September 2013. "I'm bald so I wear this chili pepper cap so I have something protecting my head, or I'll have sparks all over it," he said.
The IRS headquarters building is pictured April 13 in Washington, D.C. Budget cuts forced the IRS to reduce the number of tax audits last year to the lowest level in a decade, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Tuesday.
In this Thursday, May 10, 2012, file photo, a doctor holds Truvada pills at her office in San Francisco. A study released Tuesday shows that the drug, used to treat HIV infection, can also help prevent it when taken before and after risky sex by gay men. The study, done in France and Canada, is the first to test "on demand" use of Truvada, a pill combining two AIDS drugs, by people planning to have risky sex. The uninfected men who took it were 86 percent less likely to get HIV compared to men given dummy pills.
Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Garnett, right, and head coach Flip Saunders hold up Garnett's jersey after he was re-introduced by the Timberwolves on Tuesday in Minneapolis. Garnett waived his no-trade clause with the Brooklyn Nets to return to Minnesota.