Missouri softball beats Texas

Missouri baseball loses 22-4 to Oklahoma

Love of lacrosse lures Hickman player home

Andy Messenger played for the Kewpies until he moved to Springfield his sophomore year. Far from his friends and his favorite game, he moved back to Columbia for his junior and seniors and lived with his best friend.

Walk-on earns his keep for Missouri baseball team

Dan Pietroburgo moved up from his role as a bullpen catcher to earning full-fledged roster spot with the Tigers.

BOONE LIFE: Wii bowling tournament strikes against autism

On a drizzly Friday evening, 6-year-old Duke Newsted was all smiles as he learned how to bowl on a Wii at Jayden Roberts’ Wii Bowling Tournament at Friendship Place Youth Center in Centralia. Nicole Henry and Jordan Roberts, Jayden’s brother, helped teach Duke how to use his hand to control, swing and release the virtual bowling ball. After a few practice swings, Duke was giggling and clapping as he knocked over virtual pins.

Earth Day focuses on practical solutions for creating a greener world

More than 200 booths were set up downtown to promote eco-friendly products and ideas at the 38th annual Earth Day.

Superdelegates undecided on presidential nominee

Undecided superdelegates want to make sure they will have a winner come November.

Democratic contenders for attorney general nomination address Jackson Day crowd

The three Democrats vying to replace Attorney General Jay Nixon tried to distinguish themselves before a crowd of party activists and leaders at the start of Jackson Day 2008.

Analysis: Inconsistencies found in candidates' campaign finance reports

The Republican gubernatorial candidates opened themselves up to charges of inconsistencies this past week. So did some state legislators caught between public policy and campaign pledges.

Vigil to remember MU students who have died in the past year

MU Remembers, an annual tradition, will honor six undergraduates and one graduate student at 2 p.m. Monday in MU’s Memorial Union.

Drury University gets new president

Drury University in Springfield inducts its new president today.

Man robbed while running on Stankowski Recreation Complex track

Three men assaulted the runner and stole his iPod, cell phone, cash and pocket knife, police say.

The rising cost of food

Here’s a typical grocery list: ground beef, bread, eggs, grapes, cheese, milk and flour.

Today it would cost $18.28.

In February, it cost $17.57.

Last year, you would have spent $15.08.

It has become painfully obvious that grocery prices are on the rise.

Impact of Iraq War worse than conveyed by Petraeus and Crocker

After five years, the Iraq War looks increasingly like a no-win situation.

MU baseball team edges Oklahoma in 10 innings

Steve Gray hit an RBI single in the 10th inning to lift Missouri over Oklahoma 6-5 in a Big 12 game on Saturday.

Last year's senior players see more ahead for MU football team

Last year's senior players were on hand for the Tiger's Black and Gold football game on Saturday. They said another successful season for the Tigers will help improve the program's reputation