Tigers tripped up

Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel is brought down after a run in the Tigers' 28-23 loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday at Faurot Field. The loss was the Tigers' first of the season and cost them a chance at the No. 1 ranking on college football.

A 28-23 loss to Oklahoma State ended any hope the Tigers once had of gaining the nation's No. 1 ranking after previously top-ranked Oklahoma lost to Texas in Dallas earlier in the day.

Columbia doesn't need to park another garage downtown

Our automotive schizophrenia has been even more evident than usual the past couple of weeks.

Uncharacteristic night for Daniel

MU quarterback Chase Daniel came into the game as the nation's fifth-most efficient passer, but he threw an uncharacteristic 13 incompletions and three interceptions.

Tailgaters keep comfortable

MU footballl fan Josh Lange brought along his couch to tailgate Saturday before the Tigers game against Oklahoma State.

Edwards, Harvick get physical

Photographs of the scuffle between Carl Edwards and Kevin Harvick show a more physical confrontation than witnesses described, with Edwards at one point grabbing Harvick by the throat.

Nebraska notable volleyball opponent for Tigers

This year's Tigers team, which plays No. 2 Nebraska at noon Sunday at Hearnes Center, has three Nebraskans on the roster. The group says doing their best against the Cornhuskers, who have six players from their home state, is important.

Commission seeks input on historic building demolition permits

The Historic Preservation Commission will hold a public meeting, which was recommended by the City Council during its Oct. 6 meeting, at 5 p.m. on Oct. 28 in the Mezzanine of the City Hall.

MU ends fall softball season

The Missouri softball team beat visiting Three Rivers Community College and Johnson County Community College on Saturday.

Columbia College volleyball team rolls

The Columbia College volleyball team earned two home victories Saturday afternoon.

Hickman runners third in Jefferson City

The Hickman girls cross country team placed third out of eight teams Saturday at a 5K in Jefferson City's Binder Park.

Stars cross country earns third

The Stephens College cross country team placed third Saturday at the Gary Stoner Memorial.

Man arrested on suspicion of domestic assault

Deputies with the Boone County Sheriff's Department arrested Macaeo D. Crook, 33, of Columbia on Thursday on suspicion of domestic assault, kidnapping and armed criminal action.

Jackson county reports fake voter registration forms

The Jackson County Election Board has accused the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, or ACORN, of filing falsified registration forms. The election board is reporting 100 duplicate applications and 280 with fake information in Kansas City.

Voter fraud accusations mar presidential campaign

Republicans allege Democrat Barack Obama has close ties to an activist group accused of compiling fake registration forms.

City, Humane Society discuss financial troubles

City officials met Friday with representatives of the Central Missouri Humane Society to continue discussions on the financial problems at the shelter.

Taser records to be released by end of October, police say

The Columbia Police Department will send its Taser records to the City Council by the end of October. The move comes after the mayor intervened in a dispute over records between a local advocacy group and Columbia police.

One killed, two injured in accident on U.S. 63

An early morning one-vehicle accident on U.S. 63 near Vandiver Drive left one person dead and two others injured.

Man injured in car accident on Interstate 70

Larry D. Shinn overturned his vehicle and was injured while driving on Interstate 70 in the eastbound lane Friday night.

Five Ideas: Putting ads on city buses

This week, we ask you to share your thoughts on selling ad space on city buses, Fair Trade, Columbia's ranking as a sports city, efforts to prevent child abuse, and who is responsible for maintenance on an earthen dam at Welch Lake.

Columbia police arrest three, seize firearms during investigation

The Columbia Police Department arrested three people Friday night and seized several items, including firearms and drug paraphernalia, from the residence.