Circuit City quits after 60 years of business. The company sold its $1.7 billion worth of inventory sooner than it thought it would after multiple going-out-of-business sales. Circuit City still owes nearly $625 million to creditors.
An Illinois pastor was shot and killed after using a Bible to deflect four rounds of bullets shot at him by a gunman who walked into his Sunday church service 20 miles northeast of St. Louis.
The freshman's timely hit sparked Missouri, which took three of four from Ball State.
Drops in gas prices don't affect the cost of food until months later, experts say. In the meantime, shoppers and supermarkets are making changes to stay on budget.
The Tigers scored five times in the fifth inning Sunday to rally past Ball State 7-6. The win lifted Missouri's record to 6-8.
The Coalition to Control Tasers wants Columbia police to adopt 52 policy guidelines developed by the Police Executive Research Forum.
Kurt Busch led 234 of 330 laps and won the Kobalt Tools 500 by 0.332 seconds over Jeff Gordon. Carl Edwards finished third.
DeMarre Carroll becomes the first Missouri Tiger to earn First Team All-Big 12 honors since Kareem Rush in 2002.
An unidentified gunman walked into a church service Sunday morning and shot and killed the pastor, slashed two parishioners with a knife and stabbed himself. The church is 20 miles northeast of St. Louis.
The proposed reductions, totaling $4.4 million, will go before the board Monday. A board member says 71 positions would be eliminated, but most through attrition, not cutting jobs of current employees.
Tigers finish All Missouri Breast Cancer Awareness tournament undefeated.
Parking downtown is a struggle for churchgoers, especially during festival and football game weekends.
The race for the Columbia School Board is heating up as candidates participate in three public forums this month. The first is Monday.
A woman reported to police that she was sexually assaulted at a party around 3:30 a.m. Sunday at a house on Commercial Drive.
The roof on Fair Grove Elementary was ripped off during a storm Sunday morning.
The Rock Bridge High School dance team took the award in a jazz category and was honored for most innovative choreography.
"Four Sheets to the Wind" and "5th World," which were both shown at previous Sundance film festivals, will be shown Monday and Tuesday evenings at MU with appearances from their directors.
The Columbia Trojans hosted their first tryouts at Rock Bridge High School. Fifteen men attended.
A 19-year-old is charged with with burglary and arson after St. Mary's Catholic Church was destroyed in a fire in February.
About 200 people gathered in Chicago for the service.